FULTON – Two of the areas most talented and popular musicians will be featured this year at the 31st Annual Fulton Memorial Day Salute.
Friday May 25, at 6 p.m., Rick Bush, a Fulton native, will bring his musical talents to the stage. Rick has been performing for more than 25 years with such groups as The Misfits, The Watson Boys, Dam Dog and The Moss Back Mule Band. As a musician with those bands, Rick has opened for well-known national artists such as Orleans, Lynard Skynard, Savoy Brown and The Charlie Daniels Band. Rick has taught in the Fulton City School District for more than 20 years and is currently a sixth grade teacher at Fairgrieve School.
Saturday May 26, at 6 p.m., Vince Markowsky will take the stage. Vince started playing in 1983 in an acoustic trio and in 2001, began performing with Fulton native, Rick Bush, in an acoustic duo playing the hits of the 1970s and 1980s. In 2002, he wrote his second original called “Shine My Light” which has become a mainstay of his performances. Vince is very involved in Fulton through his provision of supportive services as a school-home liaison within the Fulton City School District. He also provides counseling therapy services through his private practice in Oswego and Onondaga counties.
Memorial Day Salute is sponsored by the service clubs of Fulton: Rotary, Sunrise Rotary, Kiwanis and Lions along with the Veteran’s Council. All musical entertainment and other venues are offered free to the public. An extensive food court and drinks are available.
For further information regarding Memorial Day Salute, please call 592-4486 or visit www.fultonmemorialdaysalute.com