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Concerts in the Park

The 2011 Summer Concert Series will take place at John Collins Park on the plaza located on Lakeside Drive. Grab your lawn chair or picnic blanket for an evening of family fun! Please call the hotline at 616-940-4800 ext. 300 for more information and updates about the concerts.


June 14

Youth Dance Performance 2– 6:30p start

When In Rome – 7:00p start

Playing the best covers of the 50's to the new millennium this local band appeals to all audiences.  Each performance is unique in its own right and is ready to have a kick-off concert which is sure to entertain! www.gigmasters.com/cover-band/When-In-Rome/


June 28

"How To..." – 5:45-6:30p

"How To..." is a popular EGR band that is high-energy and guaranteed to get a crowd going. Their shredding guitars and clever songs have been featured at many shows. It is a family friendly show full of original music and classic rock. www.youtube.com/user/HowToTheBand

Jeanie B! and The Jelly Beans – 7:00p start

Jeanie B! and The Jelly Beans Band will join us from Chicago for an evening of music and fun for the whole family.  Jeanie B! and The Jelly Beans is one of hottest acts on the kids’ music circuit today. As a recent recipient of a Parents’ Choice Recommended Award and a Parent to Parent Adding Wisdom Award, Jeanie B! is on a roll...a rock n’ roll, that is! Their sound is Americana roots music — a mixture of bluegrass, country, blues, and enough rock ‘n’ roll to keep everyone dancing! www.jeaniebmusic.com


July 12

The Spectrum & Case Lion 5:30-6:30p

The Spectrum rock band from EGR High School may be made up of all freshmen but their sound is all senior!  They have been playing together for a year and half at talent shows and two booked gigs.  Their musical influences are Green Day, Blink-182, Radiohead, and Aerosmith. www.facebook.com/home.php#!/pages/The Spectrum/100252963347721

Three-Eyed Fish – 7:00p start

This local EGR Band brings a style and sound all their own to the stage. With musical influences from The Beatles and Jimi Hendrix to Weezer and Radiohead they will please everyone who likes music. www.myspace.com/3eydfish


July 26

Sweet J Band – 7:00p start

Delivering a little bit of blues, rock, alt-country and soul into a harmony of upbeat rhythms, flavorful melodies, and intense jamming playing mostly covers everyone is sure to enjoy. www.facebook.com/SweetJBand


August 9

The Adams Family – 7:00p start

With impeccably smooth vocal harmonies and exceptional acoustic rhythms, The Adams Family weaves musical magic with classic favorites from the ‘50s and ‘60s—Folk, Doo-wop, Classic Rock, and more. http:// www.theadamsfamilyband.com


August 23

Mid-Life Crisis – 7:00p start

Mid-Life Crisis is a popular eight piece West Michigan band which performs with a full horn section and features six different singers. www.mlcband.com