Free "Summer's Best" Concerts in the Parks

Here they are.  These concerts are free in your very own Milwaukee County Parks.  Please attend with that special someone, family members or friends.  Bring your favorite blanket or chair and something to eat and drink if you so choose.

Boerner Botanical Gardens- Concerts in the Gardens (all at 6:30pm-8:30pm)

7/7/11 Liam Ford -americana

7/14/11 Easy Jazz- Warren Wiegratz –smooth jazz, R&B

7/21/11 Big Swing Face –swing with an attitude

7/28/11 Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound – funk & polyglot rhythms

8/14/11 Concord Chamber Orchestra – classical chamber music

8/11/11 Christopher's Project –jazz, urban, R&B

8/18/11 Bascom Hill –rock & roll

8/25/11 Robert Allen Jr. Group - blues

Humboldt Park – Chill on the Hill (all at 6:00 –8:30pm)

7/5/11 American Legion Band – traditional big band

7/12/11 Anna Johnson and Friends –folk, indie, pop

7/19/11 The Urbanites -reggae

7/26/11 Fell Boyz –original blues

               Magnificent Performing Strings – youth orchestra

8/2/11 Informal Blues and Orpheus –acoustic, folk

            The Aqua Knots – rock

             Orpheus - ska

8/9/11 Reilly –Irish rock

             Kinsella Acadamy of Irish Dance – Irish Dancers

8/16/11 Testa Rosa –indie, pop, rock

             Joe Crockett Group - alternative

8/23/11 Milwaukee Mandolin Orchestra –traditional mandolin

8/30/11 Tristan Royalty Squad -aftrobeat

Washington Park- Wednesdays at the Shell (all at 6:30pm-8:30pm)

7/6/11 Leahy's Luck –Irish folk music

7/13/11 Eastbrook Symphony and Delosi Brass -symphonic

7/20/11 D'CalleSon –latin, world music

8/3/11 KT's Universal Love Band –world music with heart and soul

8/10/11 The Barrettes- Brew City Bruisers Night –Indie, pop, punk, rock

8/17/11 Charles Buddy Love Band –jazz, lounge, pop

8/24/11 Caribbean Eclipse Steel Band - caribbean

8/31/11 Reverend Raven and the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys – traditional blues

Jackson Park – August Nights (all at 6:30pm-8:30pm)

8/2/11 The Squeezettes – power polka, pop, rock

8/9/11 King Comets – rock, jump swing, rockabilly

8/16/11 Terry Simms Band – smooth jazz, R&B

8/23/11 Ed Franks and Robin Atkins –Frank Sinatra tribute

Kosciuszko Park- At the Community Center

8/2/11 Cache – Caribbean and latin mix    6:00-8:00pm 

Mitchell Boulevard Park (all at 6:30-8:30pm)

7/14/11 Aint Misbehavin' – big band, Dixieland and more

8/18/11 Liverpool '64 –Beatles tribute band

Grant Park

 7/17/11 Twang Dragons – country rock (101 Anniversary Celebration) 1:00-3:30pm  

8/19/11 Christopher’s Project – jazz, urban, R&B, funk   6:30 - 8:30pm

LaFollette Park

9/10/11 Garlic Mustard Pickers - celtic  4:00- 6:00pm

Clark Square Park

7/28/11 Spanglish – Spanish/English mix 6:00 - 8:00pm

Gordon Park

7/28/11 Eddie Butts Band – jazz, blues, R&B - 6:30-8:30pm

McGovern Park

7/30/11 Keeping It Clean – dynamic vocals, rhythm - 12:00-6:00pm

                            DJ Infotek – during the breaks

Smith Park

8/11/11 AhVantSoul – dynamic vocals, rhythm - 6:30-8:30pm

Dineen Park

8/3/11 Eddie Butts Band – jazz, blues, R&B - 6:30-8:30pm

Lindsay Park

8/25/11 Charles Walker Band – blues - 6:30-8:30pm

Columbus Park

 7/13/11 Collage & Company –smooth jazz, R&B – 6:30-8:30pm


Lake Park – Musical Mondays (all 6:30pm-8:00pm)

7/11/11 The Milwaukee Guitar Duo – assorted guitar

7/18/11 Howard Levy – harmonica, piano

7/25/11 Gaudette Brass Quintet – brass chamber music

8/1/11 Claudia Hommel - chanteuse

8/8/11 Betti Xiang –erhu master

8/15/11 Randy Sabien & Bill Camplin –rock, folk and more

8/22/11 The New Rampart Street Paraders -dixieland

Lake Park – Wonderful Wednesdays (all 6:30pm-7:30pm)

7/6/11 Macaroni Soup –fun music, movement

7/13/11 Bill & Ben –fun blend of string guitars

7/20/11 Pint Size Polkas –polka music, dancing

7/27/11 The Chickadees – fun kid’s songs, pajama party

Pere Marquette Park- River Rhythms (all 6:30pm-8:00pm)

7/6/11 Sindoolaa- African reggae

7/13/11 Leroy Airmaster w/ Junior Brantley- blues, jazz

7/20/11 Jayk & I’m not a Pilot -rock

7/27/11 Milwaukee Battle of the Bands Competition

8/3/11 Element 13 –popular cover band

8/10/11 John Sieger & The Sub Continentals –blues, soul

8/17/11 Red Hot Chilli Pipers –bagpipe rock  

8/24/11 Reverend Raven and the Chain Smokin’ Alter Boys – traditional blues

8/31/11 Five Card Studs –Las Vegas style lounge band

Cathedral Square Park- Jazz in the Park (all 6:30pm 8:00pm)                       

7/7/11 Orgone –Afrobeat, funk

7/14/11 Bastille Days Programming

7/21/11 Mr. Lucky Syndicate -swing

7/28//11 Phat Phunktion –jazz, funk, soul

8/4/11 Who's Your Daddy Trio –organ jazz trio

8/11/11 Mama Digdown's Brass Band –New Orleans style brass

8/18/11 Walter, Roberts & Deitch –soul-jazz super group

8/25/11 De La Buena –latin jazz

9/1/11 Cache and the Pueblo Latino Orchestra –latin jazz

9/8/11 Back Alley Band –blues, R&B

9/15/11 Even Christian – flamenco inspired jazz guitar

9/22/11 Terry Sims Band –smooth jazz, R&B

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