The Rumors will kick off Madison's Music in the Park summer program on Friday from 6 to 9:30 p.m.

The event, which is free to the public, is sponsored by the Madison Main Street Program at the Broadway Fountain.

A regional cover band, The Rumors will play music ranging from classic rock to country. There will be hot food vendors, an arts and crafts market, face painting and balloons at the Broadway Fountain as well. The events begin at 5 p.m.

The group includes Rob Marlin, rhythm guitar, John Beyl on lead guitar, Troy Stiller on bass and Jerry McBroom on drums.

Kris Luckett and Greg Ziesemer will open.