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Free weekly concerts in the park begin May 29

May 27, 2024 01:40 PM

Gather up your chairs and blankets because Neighborhood Nights are back! We’ve been bringing the best local musicians to just about every park in Urbana for nearly 35 years.

Bring a picnic dinner and spend the evening with us in a lovely park setting. Each park features a free different musical performance, all playing the very best music from folk to soul and from rock to bluegrass. Each Neighborhood Night features:

• The very best local musicians
• Free popcorn and lemonade
• Fun activities
• Community resources
• Meet district officials and talk to them about your neighborhood

2024 Lineup:

May 29 | Carle Park | The Occasional Cajun Band | Cajun
June 5 | Lake House | The Painkillers Blues Band | Chicago Blues
June 12 | Crestview Park | New Souls | Neosoul/Funk/R&B/90s Hip-Hop
June 26 | Victory Park | Keith Harden | Americana
July 3 | AMBUCS Park | Riders of the Golden Maize | Roots Rock
July 10 | Larson Park | Wildwood String Band | Bluegrass
July 17 | Blair Park | Hot Club of Urbana | Jazz à la Django Reinhardt
July 24 | South Ridge Park | Kalesa | Pop & Rock Hits
July 31 | Meadowbrook Interpretive Center | The Elderly Brothers | Country
NOTE: There is no concert on June 19.

Rain date is the following night in the case of inclement weather. Call the Urbana Park District Rainout Line after 4pm for postponement information: 217-367-9575.

Call Janet with general questions about Neighborhood Nights at (217) 367-1544. Everyone is welcome to these free concerts!




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