Country music singer Scotty McCreery performing Friday night!

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - Country music singer and American Idol tenth season winner Scotty McCreery is performing Friday, August 16 at Elmwood Park! It's the first show of of the Budweiser Summer Series.

McCreery's tour has been setting up for the concert all day. Drake White and the Big Fire will be opening for McCreery at 7:30. McCreery will be on at 9.

You can pre-party at First Fridays on Franklin Road and get $5 off entry to the concert or a $5 food voucher if you've already paid.

"We always try to bring a couple larger artists here to downtown Roanoke just to bring in people that you know maybe haven't been to downtown before, try something knew, so we enjoy bringing in new acts," Jaime Clark, who works for Downtown Roanoke Incorporated, said.

Foreigner is the next and last act of the series. They will be performing at Elmwood Park September 26.

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