Verlon Thompson to perform at Deane Center

WELLSBORO — Verlon Thompson, a Nashville music scene fixture, will perform 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Deane Center Coolidge Theatre, 104 Main St.

His concert will give the audience a preview of the talented musicians that will grace the outdoor stage at the Stony Fork Creek Campground two days later during Hickory Fest being held on Aug. 18, 19 and 20.

This is a BYOB event. Audience members are welcome to bring snacks and beverages and can reserve tables at no extra charge. For tickets and to reserve a table, call 570-724-6220. For more information, visit