The newly renovated Memorial Park Bandshell will host the Summer Entertainment Series for the first time this year.
Enjoy music concerts and performances from a variety of musical genres with local and national talent.
Performances take place on various weekends from June to September in Memorial Park, Karlskoga Ave. 225, Wheaton. The opening band performs from 6 p.m. to 7.30 p.m., followed by the headliners from 8 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. Memorial Park opens one hour before the opening act.
Tickets are $ 10 per concert. For tickets visit Memorialparkwheaton.com.
The series starts on Friday and Saturday, April 25-26. June.
The Wayouts will perform the best of 1960s garage rock at the opening of the Wheaton Park District Summer Entertainment Series in the newly renovated Memorial Park Bandshell.
– Courtesy of The Wayouts
A 1960s-style garage rock band, The Wayouts, opens on June 25, followed by Beatles tribute band American English. On June 26th, Chemically Imbalanced will perform popular rock and pop hits, followed by Tributosaurus, a Rolling Stones tribute band
On July 9, headliner Fletcher Rockwell will make their debut in the Memorial Park Summer Entertainment Series with classic American rock & roll and opener Whiskey Romance.
Wheaton Park District’s Summer Entertainment Series continues on Friday, July 9th, with headliner Fletcher Rockwell performing classic, American-inspired rock and roll.
– Courtesy Fletcher Rockwell
The Chicago Philharmonic makes its Memorial Park Summer Entertainment Series debut on July 10th with “Classical & Today’s Hits in Strings” at 6:00 pm and “Classic & Top 40 in Brass” at 8:00 pm
The Jolly Ringwalds will open on July 23 with the “Ultimate ’80s Experience”, followed by the performance of headliner The Ron Burgundy with yacht rock and other softcore rock from the 1960s to 80s.
On July 24th, opener Billy Elton will perform legendary songs by Billy Joel and Elton John, followed by Midwest Dueling Pianos.
In August, the series will be continued with a series of concerts on Sunday afternoon. On August 8th, Motown Nation will perform Motown and 1960s Smash Hits from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dancing Queen: An ABBA Salute will be from 3pm to 4.30pm
On Friday, September 10th, the opener Jagged Little Pill will pay homage to Alanis Morissette on the closing weekend of the Wheaton Park District’s Summer Entertainment Series.
– Courtesy of Zagged Little Pill
The series will end in September with concerts from September 10th to 11th. Jagged Little Pill, a tribute to Alanis Morissette, opens on September 10, followed by Goddesses of Rock: A Tribute to Female Icons. On September 11th, opener Landslide will pay homage to Fleetwood Mac, followed by headlining The PettyBreakers, a Tom Petty tribute band.
The concerts are generally accessible events. All stadium and lawn seats are allocated according to the “first come, first served” principle. Stadium seats cannot be reserved in advance. It is forbidden to reserve a seat before a performance.
Concert-goers are allowed to bring food and non-alcoholic drinks from outside. Alcoholic beverages are prohibited outside.
For information visit www.memorialparkwheaton.com.