Zion Park District Logo
Skip to content Skip to main navigation Skip to footer
Translate »


JULY 18 – Cielito Lindo – Mariachi Band

As seen on NBC Nightly News, Nickelodeons Americas Most Musical Family, WGN, Univision, and Chicago Tonight, Cielito Lindo is a modern mariachi formed by the Lucero family of 9. The family has performed for numerous large events including Chicago Bulls games, galas, festivals, and on various television programs. Performing with a fresh look and youthful energy, the family honors their Mexican musical heritage while adding a splash of sound from musical influences such as Los Lobos, Maná, Gypsy Kings, Los Panchos, The Beatles, Weezer, and more!

JULY 25 – John Primer & Real Deal Blues Band – Blues

CHICAGO BLUES ICON – Two-time Grammy nominated artist
As the bandleader and lead guitarist for Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, John Primer’s virtuosity as a blues musician was forged by legends. John started playing on Maxwell Street, the birthplace of Chicago blues and soon became the house bandleader at the infamous Theresa’s Lounge for seven years alongside Sammy Lawhorn, Junior Wells, James Cotton and others. Having played or recorded with a who’s who of blues greats including Gary Clark Jr., Derek Trucks, Johnny Winter, and Buddy Guy to name a few. John Primer’s personal accolades, including Lifetime Achievement Awards, reflect his countless contributions to the history of the blues. There are very few blues fans, critics or musicians who will deny the fact that John Primer is the real deal.

AUGUST 1 – Judson Brown Band – Pop. Rock and Country

The Judson Brown Band specializes in acoustic rock, pop, and country music. It’s like your iPod on shuffle… only better! The band, which performs in the duo, trio, or quartet configuration, specializes in violin heavy arrangements of pop and rock songs. Shows feature intricate three-part harmonies, stunning lead guitar, classic fiddle, and intoxicating bass. In addition to their diverse set list, the band loves challenges, and entertains most any request on the spot.

Band leader Judson Brown (of Bella Cain) is joined by core members Colleen Kuraszek (borrowed from the classical world, formerly of Mellencougar) and Greg Gonzalez (formerly of Bella Cain). While Judson handles lead vocals and “electrified” acoustic guitar, Colleen defines the band’s sound with a fluid and powerful violin technique that is equal parts classical and contemporary. Greg brings a powerhouse voice and cutting-edge effects for his bass.

AUGUST 8 – Mike & Joe – Modern Rock – Laser Light Show Following Concert!

Mike & Joe is a modern rock cover band widely regarded by its peers and the industry as one of the very best sounding cover bands in the nation. The bulk of the setlist includes popular rock from the 90’s through today, but occasionally they’ll throw in some tunes from the 70’s and 80’s as well. Bring your shoes, bring your glasses.

Some of the artists Mike & Joe cover are: Blink 182, Maroon 5, U2, Fallout Boy, Fleetwood Mac, Justin Timberlake, Third Eye Blind, Mumford and Sons, Sublime, Dave Matthews Band, Weezer, Train, Keith Urban, Ed Sheeran, The Eagles, Jimmy Eat World, Goo Goo Dolls, Foo Fighters, Florida Georgia Line, OAR, The Cure, Pearl Jam and many more!


Back to top
Translate »