Sycamore Summer Concert Series

Every
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - Thursday, August 8, 2019

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursdays • June – August • 7pm • FREE
Good Tymes Shelter, Sports Complex

Bring a picnic or purchase food and beverages from the Caddyshack Grill, on site. If you want to move and dancing isn’t your thing, here are some other activities you may enjoy while listening to the show: playground, volleyball courts, outdoor table tennis, horseshoe pits, fishing, walking path.

June 6 Truman’s Ridge

A band known for their classic style, high energy, sweet melodies, and tight instrumentation Truman’s Ridge is a show to see! Single vocal microphone, well-dressed, fast paced, with all the excitement of the early days of Bluegrass. A bit of Folk, a hint of Jazz, and a touch of Swing: Chicago Style Bluegrass at its finest! trumansridge.com

June 13 Peace Road

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock with Peace Road, a truly authentic “hippie-style” band – one you don’t find many of these days! Peace Road is all about bringing back fond memories and taking people back to a groovier time in our nation’s music scene! It’s also about bringing this music to a new generation. Come out for a far-out time where you can let your hair hang down, and let your freak flag fly! peaceroadband.com

June 20 Swing Forward

Swing Forward covers hit songs by today’s pop stars in their own inimitable swingin’ jazz style, featuring some of Chicago’s top session musicians. Tunes by the likes of Bruno Mars, Paramore, Sam Smith and Robin Thicke are given a retro remake echoing the jazz era of the 1940s. Timeless American standards by the likes of Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett, and blue-eyed soul are woven into the mix, guaranteeing that a swinging good time will be had by all ages! swing-forward.com

July 11 The Jolly Ringwalds

The Jolly Ringwalds will have you singing and dancing along to your favorite 80s tunes and will also re-introduce you to some of the songs you forgot you loved. With 3 different lead vocalists/multi-instrumentalists, the band will maintain your interest for the whole night and leave you wanting more. The Jolly Ringwalds provide a fun, interactive experience for all age groups and boast some of the Chicago’s most in demand performers. jollyringwalds.com

July 18 FeelGood Party Band

FeelGood is a fun, energetic, Chicago-based tribute band. The name of the band is exactly what every show does- makes you FeelGood. FeelGood plays all of your favorite party jams from the 60’s to today. feelgoodmusicchicago.com

July 25 Big Dog Mercer

Blues fans raise your hand! Marty “Big Dog” Mercer’s heartfelt, southpaw Blues and soulful voice have growled through the Midwest music scene and abroad. Mercer’s ability to combine emotional lyrics that tell stories of life and his aggressive guitar style and his slide guitar abilities makes him an artist unlike any other. bigdogmercer.com

August 1 June’s Got the Cash

Celebrate the music of Johnny Cash & June Carter with a journey back in time to the era of the Grand Ole Opry, Sun Studios & San Quentin. It will be an evening to remember with vintage costumes, your favorite hits from the 50s and 60s, and all the charm of America’s sweethearts. junesgotthecash.com

August 8 NEW! Music at the Movies

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years
Come out for one more evening of music in the park, but this time on the big screen! Standard Summer Concert Series concessions and grill will be available. Explore the history of the Fab Four from their days in Liverpool to their last concert in San Francisco in 1966. Through interviews, historic footage, and music, Oscar-winner Ron Howard reveals how the foursome became a global phenomenon. View trailer, here.

For more information visit sycamoreparkdistrict.com