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2018 Summer Concert Series

Each year, Indy Parks produces a full season of music, movies, and more for you and your family.

Featuring a wide variety of artistic styles - jazz, classical, blues, and Shakespeare in the Park - Indy Parks is excited to kick off its Summer Concert Series.  From the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra at Ellenberger Park to Garfield Park's Music in the Gardens, we are offering an impressive selection of concerts and artists for all.

Summer Concert Schedule 2018.pdfSummer Concert Schedule 2018.pdf

Garfield Park MacAllister Amphitheater: “Pops” Series:

Thurs. June 14,  7pm:  Philharmonic Orchestra of Indianapolis​
Thurs. June 21,  7pm: Indianapolis Symphonic Band​
Wed.   June 27,  7pm: 38th Infantry Division Band
Thurs. June 28, 7pm: Greater Greenwood Community Band
Sat.       June 30, 3pm: Crossroads Brass Band
Thurs. July 05,   7pm: Indianapolis Municipal Band
Wed.   July 11,   7pm: Heartstone Crossing Band
Thurs. July 12,   7pm: Athenaeum Pops Orchestra
Wed.   July 18,   7pm: Twilite Nites Dance Orchestra
Thurs. July 19,   7pm: Indianapolis Brass Choir
Wed.   July 25,   7pm: Edward Zlaty & the GMH Jazz Orchestra 
Thurs. July 26,  7pm: Swing Shift Indy
Wed.  Aug. 01,   7pm: Alloy Horn Quartet
Thurs. Aug 02,  7pm: Pride of Indy - Concert & Jazz Bands
Thurs. Aug 09,  7pm​: New Horizons Band of Indianapolis​

Garfield Park Sunken Gardens: Music in the Gardens

Thurs. Aug. 16, 7pm:  Indianapolis Jazz  Orchestra

Garfield Park MacAllister Amphitheater: MOKB & WTTS (Tickets Required)*

Fri. Sept. 21, 7pm (Doors at 6pm) Father John Misty w/ Special Guest King TuffTickets go on sale to the general public May 11th at 10AM EST.​

Sat. Sept. 29, 7pm (Doors at 6pm) BØRNS w/ Special Guest Twin Shadow. Tickets on sale now. 

*Purchase tickets at: https://www.mokbpresents.com/2018-mokb-presents-garfield-park-concerts/​

Garfield Park: Special Events

Sun. Sep. 2, 7pm: A Night at the Mac -7 Bridges: The Ultimate Eagles Experience. Followed by a Fantastic Fireworks Show.  Presented by the Friends of Garfield Park

Garfield Park: Movies w/ Pre-show Concert *Concerts begin at 7pm, Movies begin at Sundown.

Fri. July 13: Coco - pre-show concert w/  LABi-Latin American Band of Indianapolis

Fri. July 27: Star Wars: The Last Jedi - pre-show concert w/  Bryan Thompson

Fri. Aug. 10: Black Panther - pre-show concert w/  Clint Breeze &  the Groove

Garfield Park MacAllister Amphitheater: Shakespeare in the Park

The Garfield Shakespeare Company presents :

Three Musketeers

Fri. Aug. 17, 8pm
Sat. Aug. 18, 8pm
Fri. Aug. 24, 8pm
Sat. Aug. 25, 8pm
Fri. Aug. 31, 8pm
Sat. Sept. 01, 8pm

Broad Ripple Park: Original Music Series

Fri. June 22, 6:30pm:  Cathy Morris
Fri. Aug. 10, 6:30pm:  Tad Robinson Band

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park Series

Sat. May 26, 4:30pm: Mariah Ivey & TribeSouL
Fri. June 15, 7pm:  Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra
Sat. June 30, 4:30pm:  69 Ways & Chocolate
Sat. July 21, 4:30pm: Joshua Powell & the Great Train Robbery

Watkins Park: Blues & Jazz in the Park​

​Sun. June 10, 5pm: Blues: 69 Ways & Chocolate
Sun. June 24, 5pm:  Jazz: The Sandy Lomax Ensemble
Sun. July  15​, 5pm:  Blues: Harvey & the Blue Tones        
Sun. Aug. 12, 5pm:  Jazz: Chubby & the All Stars
Sun. Sept. 16, 4pm:  Blues: Todd Harrold Group

Eagle Creek Park: Jazz on the Point*

*Free with car gate fee
Wed. June 06, 6:30pm:  Sean Imboden Large Ensemble
Wed. June 20, 6:30pm:  The Steve Weakley Group
Wed. July  11,  6:30pm:  The Sandy Lomax Ensemble
Wed. July  25, 6:30pm:  Charlie Ballantine Quartet
Wed. Aug. 08, 6:30pm:  Sophia Goodman Band
Wed. Aug. 22, 6:30pm:  Farrelly/Markiewicz Jazz Quintet

Eagle Creek Park: In Concert with Nature*

*Free with car gate fee
Wed. May 30, 6:30pm:  Harpeth Rising
Wed. June 13, 6:30pm: Tim Grimm
Wed. June 27, 6:30pm:  Wonderhills
Wed. July  18, 6:30pm:  Bill Price
Wed. Aug. 01, 6:30pm:  The Half Step Sisters
Wed. Aug. 15, 6:30pm​:  The Honey Dewdrops

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra in the Parks

Tues. July 17, 8 pm: Ellenberger Park 

Friends of Irving Circle Concerts 

Sat. June  02, 7pm:  Audio Diner 
Sat. July   14, 7pm :  Donn Smith
Sat. Aug   11,  7pm:  The Round Ups
Sat. Sept. 08, 7pm:  The Lightweights XL

Holliday Park: Summer Concert Series

Thurs. May 31, 7pm:  Midtown Madmen
Thurs. June 14, 7pm:  Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra

Thurs. June 21, 7pm: Indy Shakespeare Co.  presents Macbeth

Thurs. July 05, 7pm:  Sarah Grain & the Billion Stars
Thurs. July 19,  7pm:  ​The Knot Brothers
Thurs. Aug. 02, 7pm:  Jif & the Choosy Mothers Reunion              Sat.     Sept. 22, 7pm​: Rock the Ruins Celebration 


*All events are free, except where noted.

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Questions?

 Call: Indy Parks Customer Service Center ​
  (317) 327-PARK 

Email: IndyParksCS@indy.gov

ARTS PROGRAMS
Garfield Park Arts Center
2432 Conservatory Drive
(317) 327-7135