A great way to enjoy the weather and support local artists is by going to a concert in your local park. With genres ranging from gospel to country, there is something for everyone’s musical tastes. Where can you find local and live music? Here are the top seven places to catch no or low-cost summer concerts.
Fenton Concerts in the Park
Every Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Southern Lakes Parks & Recreation hosts Fenton Concerts in the Park featuring bands and artists from a wide variety of genres for no cost. For more information visit, www.fentonbecloser.com.
Grand Black Concert in the Park
Tuesdays at Physicians Park in Grand Blanc at 7 p.m., the City of Grand Blanc hosts Concerts in the Park. Listen to music at no cost and enjoy dinner from local food trucks. For more information, visit the City of Grand Blanc Downtown Development Authority Facebook page.
Flushing Riverview Park Concert Series
June through August on Wednesday nights, the Flushing Area Chamber of Commerce hosts Flushing Area Concerts in the Park at 7 p.m. at no cost. For more information visit www.flushingchamber.com.
Tuesday, July 10 – Tuesday, August 14, Clio Amphitheater hosts a summer concert series. For $25.00 you can buy season tickets to see tribute bands from Bob Segar to Shania Twain, or you can buy individual tickets for $6.00. For more information, visit clio.govoffice.com.
Linden Music by the Mill
On Wednesdays in August, Southern Lakes Parks & Recreation hosts music in Linden Park. For more information, visit www.slpr.net.
Swartz Creek Fine Arts Program
Swartz Creek Fine Arts Association hosts music in the park Tuesdays at 7 p.m. For more information, go to www.swartzcreekfinearts.org.
Tunes at Noon
July 9 – August 17 the Greater Flint Arts Council hosts the Tunes at Noon Festival in Wilson Park. An eclectic line-up of local musicians play lunchtime concerts during the summer months. For my information, visit www.greaterflintartscouncil.org.