2018 Concert in the Park Series
Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm Zion Park District Band Shell, located immediately adjacent to the Zion Leisure Center, 2400 Dowie Memorial Drive, Zion.
JUNE 21 – SODA
Soda is the Ultimate Human Jukebox! Good old-fashioned classic rock will have everyone’s feet tappin’, and today’s pop hits will have the younger audience jumping out of their seats to sing and dance with the band. The kids have a blast as they are invited to play in-struments with the band, join a Conga Line, and show off their best dance moves. Soda is definitely fun for the whole family!
JUNE 28 – THE LLOYD STEPHENS BAND
The Lloyd Stephens Band brings old school R&B music from the Temptations, Luther, Kool and the Gang, Prince, with some Phil Collins, to Sting, to Bruce Hornsby and much more. Top notch
musicianship combined with timeless classic repertoire explains their universal appeal.
JULY 5 – LAKE COUNTY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
The Lake County Symphony Orchestra will present its’ annual patriotic concert “American Salute.” The concert is family friendly and free. Featuring the best of Americana music like Sousa, Bernstein, Gould, Tchaikovsky 1812, and Copland to name a few. The LCSO is a non-for-profit arts orchestra made up of professional musicians from Chicago to Milwaukee and many local artist as well. The Lake County Symphony Orchestra is one of only two professional orchestras in Lake County and Zion’s only public performing arts ensemble. Please bring picnics, lawn furniture and blankets to enjoy the best orchestral music under a beautiful summer sky.
JULY 12 – CHICAGO SOUL REVUE
An authentic tribute to the classic soul of Motown, Memphis, Philly and Chicago. They will take you on a voyage to the late sixties where Aretha Franklin was Queen and Motown was popular on the radio.
JULY 19 – ROCKIN’ FENDERSKIRTS
Put on you blue suede shoes and rock around the clock to your favorite Rock’N’Roll oldies. That’ll be the day the Rockin’ Fender-skirts come to town. There will be a whole lotta shakin’ goin on. You’ll dance, you’ll sing, you’ll laugh. You’ll get all shook up. Who knows, you might even twist and shout.
JULY 26 – NEW ODYSSEY
New Odyssey will simply mesmerize you. Classic rock, country, novelty and specialty arrangements are all the calling card of this must see group. Three Guys, Thirty instruments – the most unique act on the circuit.
AUGUST 2 – RISKY BUSINESS
Pop, Rock, and Nu-Wave – this versatile 5 piece band plays the to-tally awesome 80’s tunes that make you want to dance and sing along. Hits from Madonna, Billy Idol, Huey Lewis and the News, The Cure and many more. So pop your collars, put on some neon, and join in the fun. The best hits of the 80’s!
AUGUST 9 – BBI
From Motown, Rock & Roll, Disco, Classic Rock, Reggae, 80’S Dance, Funk, Pop, Rap, Country, and Hip Hop, you’ll get true variety. BBI has toured nationally and abroad in Japan, Canada, Poland, The Virgin Islands & St. Thomas. Regionally or Internationally, BBI con-nects with their audiences and inspires people to party, dance, and have a great time
Please Note: In case of inclement weather, concerts may be moved into the Sports Arena.
For more information, please call the Zion Park District at 847-746-5500.
For more information about the 2018 Concert in the Parks Series please,
call the Zion Park District at 847-746-5500.