Summer Concert Series June | July | August
From Rockabilly, Jazz, Blues, Celtic, Raggae, Latin, Country, Big Band, Show Tunes, to Jimmy Buffet Tribute, Motown, Folk, and good old American Rock & Roll – The only genre missing from this incredible summer schedule mix is techno and rapp. Bring the family & friends, enjoy a picnic, grab a lawn chair or blanket, and relax for an evening of fabulous music with locations across North Delaware. Don’t forget the bug spray!
Wilmington Rockford Park Mondays @ 6:30pm
During the concerts, special access to the Rockford Tower will be available. The Wilmington State Parks Evening Concert Series is FREE to the public. For more information, call the Concert Hotline at (302) 222-7436
|Monday, June 18, 2012||Dean Sapp & the Harford Express||Bluegrass|
|Monday, June 25, 2012||Celtic Harvest||Celtic, Irish Folk|
|Monday, July 02, 2012||Chapel Street Junction||Country/Bluegrass|
|Monday, July 09, 2012||Sin City Band||American Honky-Tonk|
|Monday, July 16, 2012||Unity Reggae||Reggae|
|Monday, July 23, 2012||Chris English||Traditional Blues|
|Monday, July 30, 2012||No Stringz Attached||Rock and Roll|
|Monday, August 06, 2012||Karen Rodriguez Ensemble||Latin Jazz|
|Monday, August 13, 2012||Pete Gumbo and the Who Dat Band||New Orleans Traditional Blues|
Bellevue State Park Sundays & Thursdays @ 6:30 p.m.
In North Wilmington just off Marsh Road on 800 Carr Road at the band shell. For more information, call the Concert Hotline at (302) 761-6965 or the Bellevue Arts Center at (302) 793-3046. The Concert is FREE but the State Park entrance fees are in effect.
|Sunday, June 17, 2012||Rivers Rockabilly||1950s Rock|
|Thursday, June 21, 2012||Al Santoro and the Hi-Liters||Big Band, Show Tunes, Standards|
|Sunday, June 24, 2012||Almost Fab||Beatles Tribute Band|
|Thursday, June 28, 2012||Seven Rings||Irish Pub Songs, Tunes, Ballads|
|Sunday, July 01, 2012||The Johnny Cash Experience||Johnny Cash Tribute Band|
|Thursday, July 05, 2012||First State Symphonic Band||Patriotic, Light Classics, Show Tunes|
|Sunday, July 08, 2012||Chorduroy||Rock, Blues, Soul|
|Tuesday, July 10, 2012||Special 25th-Anniversary Concert
with Jimmy and the Parrots!
|Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band|
|Thursday, July 12, 2012||The Teltones||Blues, Jazz, New Orleans|
|Sunday, July 15, 2012||Big G and the Cool Cats||Horn Rock Band, music from Chicago, Motown|
|Thursday, July 19, 2012||The Big Jangle||Tom Petty Tribute Band|
|Sunday, July 22, 2012||Ashley Mitchell Band||Modern Pop Dance Band|
|Thursday, July 26, 2012||U.S. Navy Country Current||Country, Bluegrass|
|Sunday, July 29, 2012||Sin City||Americana|
|Thursday, August 02, 2012||Swing City Big Band||Swing, Big Band Music|
|Sunday, August 05, 2012||Unity Reggae||Roots-Based Reggae|
|Thursday, August 09, 2012||Whirled Peas||Blues, Bluegrass, Folk Music|
|Sunday, August 12, 2012||Helixx||Rock, Pop Band|
|Thursday, August 16, 2012||U.D. Academy of Lifelong Learning Band||Marches, Show Tunes, Folk Songs|
|Sunday, August 19, 2012||Spokey Speaky||Roots Reggae|
|Thursday, August 23, 2012||Cole Younger Band||Original Americana, Folk Rock Music|
|Sunday, August 26, 2012||The Philly Party Band||Dance Music from Motown to Beyonce|
White Clay Creek State Park Wednesdays @ 6:30pm
At the Carpenter Recreation Area in Newark, 750 Thompson Station Road. Don’t forget to visit the Friends of White Clay Creek State Park’s booth, where they will be selling water ice. Please call the Nature Center at (302) 368-6560 for updates on delays or cancellations due to weather conditions. Concerts are free but Park entry fees are in effect.
|Wednesday, June 20, 2012||Runaway Train||Americana, Country|
|Wednesday, June 27, 2012||Barbone Street Jazz||New Orleans Jazz, Swing|
|Wednesday, July 04, 2012||Philly Party Band||Party Music|
|Wednesday, July 11, 2012||Glimmer Twins||Classic Rolling Stones Experience|
|Wednesday, July 18, 2012||Sin City||Special 25th Anniversary Concert|
|Wednesday, July 25, 2012||The New Direction Band||Reggae|
|Wednesday, August 01, 2012||Zydeco-A-Go-Go||Zydeco|
|Wednesday, August 08, 2012||Gas Money||Classic Rockabilly, Honky-Tonk|
|Wednesday, August 15, 2012||Skyla Burrell||Blues|
|Wednesday, August 22, 2012||Robert Eric||Tribute to Billy Joel|
|Wednesday, August 29, 2012||Ray Rodriguez & Swing Sabroso||Salsa|
|Monday, September 03, 2012||“Good-Bye To Summer” Labor Day Afternoon Concert!
Dennis McCaughey and Tropical Soul
|Beach Music, Steel Drum
This concert begins at 3 p.m.
For more information, visit www.destateparks.com