DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Park District’s Summer Concert Series it will begin May 24.
The 13-week series will bring live music to Fishel Park on Tuesday evenings from May 24 to Aug. 16, a news release stated. The free, family-friendly concerts will be held at Veterans Memorial Pavilion in Fishel Park,1036 Grove St., just west of Main Street. Concerts begin at 7 p.m., and food, beer and wine sales will start at 6 p.m.
In addition to the lineup of local tribute and cover bands, patrons can purchase concessions from a rotation of food trucks including Burger Buzz, Dope Sandwiches, Grumpy Gaucho and Go Doggy Run Mobile Food Stand in addition to Sarpino’s Pizza, Carney Bros. Funnel Cakes and Italian Ice, Wells Street Popcorn and Every Day’s a Sundae. Menus and featured vendors for each week are highlighted online at dgparks.org.
Adult beverages are available to visitors ages 21 and older for $6 a ticket, and water will be offered for $2 a bottle.
May 24: Petty Cash, a Tom Petty/Johnny Cash tribute
May 31: The Jolly Ringwalds, 1980s music
June 7: Wild Daisy, upbeat country
June 14: Dancing Queen: An ABBA Salute
June 21: The Blooze Brothers, a Blues Brothers tribute
June 28: Serendipity, pop/rock
July 5: Rosie and the Rivets, retro rock ’n’ roll
July 12: Chicago Tribute Anthology
July 19: The Four C Notes, a Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons tribute
July 26: Billy Elton, a Billy Joel and Elton John tribute
Aug. 2: The Student Body, ’80s and ’90s covers
Aug. 9: Second Hand Soul Band, soul, Motown and funk
Aug. 16: BBI, pop/rock
The Summer Concert Series runs rain or shine, however, for severe weather updates and concert information, visit dgparks.org.