On August 29 from 3 to 7 p.m. Dan Whitley, Ninja Monkey, Josh Miaocco, Dan Walker, and headliner Oh Darling, an energetic LA-based band, are giving a benefit concert in the field at Motel in the Meadow in Chester. This benefit is for TARPS, The Animal Rescue and Protection Society, which is based in Chester. TARPS has been named the "Most Voted for Shelter in Vermont" in the last two PetPinder Shelter Challenges. Bring a lawn chair and plan on a great time with great music. The suggested donation is $10.