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Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
FREE Franklin Park Concerts

FREE Franklin Park Concerts

Date & Time
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - Thursday, July 25, 2024
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
302 East Chestnut, Bloomington, Il, 61701
Franklin Park Concerts

Thursdays, June 13 – July 25
7:00 pm – Concerts (free)
Ice Cream Socials ($)

Free concert at Franklin Park located at 302 E Chestnut St, Bloomington

Join conductor Michael Wallace and the Community Concert Band as they perform a wide variety of music including marches,
overtures, show tunes, dance music, novelty and traditional selections.

Come early and enjoy the ice cream socials in the historic surroundings of Franklin Park.

Bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating.

Local not-for-profit groups host each Ice Cream Social fundraiser prior to each concert.

6/13 – St. Vincent de Paul
6/20 Community Concert Band
6/27 – ExtraOrdinary Women
7/11 – Humane Society of Central Illinois
7/18 – Miller Park Zoo Society
7/25 – Old House Society

Musicians (high school age and older) interested in becoming a member of the Community Concert Band are invited to join in rehearsals with Conductor Michael Wallace and band members. Summer rehearsals are held on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 8:30 pm, June 11 – July 23, at the Creativity Center (107 E Chestnut St). Performances are scheduled throughout the year.

You can visit them our website at:

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