Christian Lopez Band headlines Live on the Levee Friday

Moses Auto Group Live on the Levee, shown in this June 3 file photo, returns this week on Friday with the Christian Lopez Band as the headliner and The Sea The Sea as the opening act. (WCHS/WVAH)

Folk rock group the Christian Lopez Band is the headliner for the next edition of Charleston's summer concert series down by the river.

The Martinsburg-based band takes the Schoenbaum Stage at Haddad Riverfront Park in Charleston at 7:45 p.m. Friday when Moses Auto Group Live on the Levee returns for more free music.

Indie-folk pop group The Sea The Sea, the opening act, gets things started about 6:30 p.m.

WCHS-TV is the exclusive media partner of Live on the Levee that runs through Labor Day weekend with performances every Friday evening.

Live on the Levee supports five local charities with a strong emphasis on homelessness. This year's nonprofit partners are Roark Sullivan Lifeway Center, YWCA's Sojourners shelter, Covenant House, Samaritan Inn and Manna Meal.