Christmas guitar concert set for Dec. 2

The 16th annual “Warming Up for Christmas” guitar concert will begin at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, at Williamson Auditorium, Lawrence High School in Fairfield.

The concert, presented by Benton musician Steve Fotter, will include a variety of Christmas music, including rock, blues, jazz and folk, and features performances by Fotter’s 85 guitar students and musical friends.

Tickets cost $20, and are available online at Eventbrite.com (search Steve Fotter). Tickets also can be purchased at Down Home Music Shop in Fairfield and Animal Hospital of Waterville. Limited concert tickets will be available at the door for $25.

Proceeds will benefit the ShineOnCass Foundation.

The foundation is helping fill Christmas boxes of clothing and gifts for more than 1,700 financially disadvantaged children in Maine through the Maine Children’s Home for Little Wanderer’s Christmas Program. Attendees are asked to bring new, unwrapped items to the concert or drop off gifts at Animal Hospital of Waterville, 20 Washington St. in Waterville. Other raffle events are planned.

For more information, email [email protected].