Alison Krauss & Union Station Performing at Central Park

Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas will perform Wednesday (Sept. 23) in New York’s Central Park as part of a weeklong celebration presented by the National Parks Conservation Association. The concert in the park’s East Meadow will also feature performances by Carole King, Eric Benet, Gavin DeGraw, Jose Feliciano and Counting Crows frontman Adam Duritz. Additionally, Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary will also perform a tribute to group member Mary Travers, who died last week. The evening will feature a preview of Ken Burns’ latest documentary series, The National Parks: America’s Best Idea, which premieres Sunday (Sept. 27) on PBS.