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    2022 Summer Concert Series

    KICK BACK, RELAX AND ENJOY FREE LIVE MUSIC ALL SUMMER LONG AT VETERANS MEMORIAL PAVILION IN FISHEL PARK!

    The FREE concerts are held Tuesday evenings May 24 through August 16 and will feature rock, country, blues and oldies. Watch the concerts in person at Fishel Park!

    Doors open and food and beverage sales begin at 6pm each Tuesday. Music will play between 7 and 8:30pm. Fishel Park is located at 1036 Grove Street in Downers Grove. Don't forget to bring your lawn chairs or blankets!

    2022 concert lineup pdf

    Concert Date Band
    May 24 Petty Cash
    May 31 The Jolly Ringwalds
    June 7 Wild Daisy
    June 14 Dancing Queen: An ABBA Salute
    June 21 The Blooze Brothers
    June 28 Serendipity
    July 5 Rosie and the Rivets
    July 12 Chicago Tribute Anthology
    July 19 The Four C Notes
    July 26 Billy Elton
    Aug. 2 The Student Body
    Aug. 9 Second Hand Soul Band
    Aug. 16 BBI
  • Frequently Asked Questions & Comments:

    When does the music play?

    Music plays from 7-8:30PM on Tuesdays, May 24 to Aug. 16.

    What food and beverage is available?

    Food and beverage sales begin at 6PM. Check out the full menu and food vendor schedule.

    What if there is rain or severe weather?

    The Summer Concert Series is held rain or shine. If there is severe weather, the concert will be canceled as quickly as possible. An announcement will be posted on the District's homepage at www.dgparks.org. Tickets for a canceled concert are not valid for another concert. Canceled concerts will not be rescheduled. If the Thorguard Lightning Detection System alarm is triggered during the event, all visitors will be asked to take shelter in their vehicles and the concert will likely be canceled.

    Do I need to bring chairs?

    Yes, guests should bring their own chairs or blankets.


    Are dogs allowed?

    As we have allowed in the past, dogs are welcome to attend the Concert Series, but must remain on leash.

    May I bring outside food and beverages?

    Visitors are welcome to bring their own food and beverages to the event. Outside alcohol is strictly prohibited. Onsite food and beverage sales will begin at 6pm each evening. Beverage tickets are valid through the entire 2022 Concert Series.

    Will you accept cash or credit?

    Beverage tickets may be purchased with cash or debit/credit. Bills over $20 will not be accepted. The nearest ATM is located at Bank Financial located at 5140 Main St. Beverage tickets are valid through the entire 2021 Concert Series.

    Will the playground be available?

    Yes, the playground will be available for concert guests.

    Where is parking located?

    Parking is available along Grove St., First United Methodist Church parking lot, and the municipal parking garage. ADA parking is also available.

    Will the concerts be live streamed this summer?

    No. The live streaming of the concerts the previous two summers was a COVID measure due to state restrictions for special events. Now that the COVID restrictions have been lifted, we will no longer be live streaming the concerts.

  • CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY

    The Downers Grove Park District is proud to offer community events and recreation programs that promote fun, healthy and active lifestyles to participants of all ages. Our partnerships help to generate more visibility for your brand and provide opportunities to connect with targeted audiences in the community through pre-event promotions and onsite engagement.

    For more information, contact Darby Beasley, Community Events & Sponsorship Specialist, at 630.960.7256 or darbybeasley@dgparks.org.


    SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

    Every other Tuesday, May 24-August 16
    6 to 8:30pm (Concerts begin at 7pm)
    Fishel Park

    Kick back, relax and enjoy free live music all summer long at Veterans Memorial Pavilion in Fishel Park! Concerts begin at 7 pm on Tuesday evenings May 24 through August 16 and will feature rock, country, blues and oldies. Fishel Park is located on Grove Street just west of Main Street.

    VIEW SUMMER CONCERT SERIES sponsorship PACKAGES

  • FOOD & BEVERAGES

    Visitors are welcome to bring their own food and beverages to the event. Outside alcohol is strictly prohibited. Onsite food and beverage sales will begin at 6pm each evening.

    Food vendors and menus are subject to change.

    Adult Beverages

    A valid driver's license or state ID is required for ALL participants ages 21 years or older wishing to purchase and consume adult beverages. All individuals consuming adult beverages must wear a wristband. Beverage tickets may be purchased with cash or debit/credit. Bills over $20 will not be accepted. The nearest ATM is located at Bank Financial located at 5140 Main St.

    Beverage Tickets:
    • $6 Adult Beverages
    • $2 Bottled Water (Aquafina)
    Beverage Menu:
    • Stella Artois (Golden Ale; 5% ABV; 35 IBU)
    • Bell's Two Hearted (American IPA; 7% ABV; 55 IBU)
    • Alter Center Line (Golden Ale; 5% ABV; 35 IBU)
    • Cabernet
    • Chardonnay
    • Pinot Grigio
    • Seagram's Jamaican Me Happy
    • White Claw: Black Cherry & Lime (varieties may change based on availability)

    Food Trucks & Vendors

    Concert Dates: Subject to change

    • May 24: Dope Sandwich, Go Doggy Run, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • May 31: Burger Buzz, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • June 7: Grumpy Gaucho, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • June 14: Dope Sandwich, Go Doggy Run, Carney Brothers, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • June 21: Burger Buzz, Go Doggy Run, Carney Borthers, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • June 28: Grumpy Gaucho, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • July 5: Dope Sandwich, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • July 12: Burger Buzz, Go Doggy Run, Carney Brothers, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • July 19: Grumpy Gaucho, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • July 26: Dope Sandwich, Go Doggy Run, Carney Brothers, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • Aug. 2: Burger Buzz, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • Aug. 9: Grumpy Gaucho, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae
    • Aug. 16: Dope Sandwich, Sarpino's Pizzeria, Well's Street Popcorn, Every Day's a Sundae