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2022 Concert and Movie Schedule

Performing Arts Series Hotline: 812-349-3754

Bring a lawn chair, blanket and picnic dinner and delight in the sounds of local musicians with the Performing Arts Series! Admission to all concerts and movies is free.

*Strawberry Shortcake Festival Concert held in conjunction with the Boys & Girls Club Auxiliary's Strawberry Shortcake Festival from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at Switchyard Park

The Happy Hour in the Park beer garden returns for the June 10, June 24, July 8, August 12, and September 9 concerts at Switchyard Park. Cardinal Spirits will be on site with canned cocktails for purchase, and The Cabin Restaurant and Lounge will have beer and wine for sale. The beer garden is open from 6-8:15 p.m. and is located inside the Pavilion at Switchyard Park, except for the June 24 concert when the beer garden will be in the main stage lawn.

 

Day/Date Performance Music Style Venue Time
Th June 23 Syd, Mak, & Annie: Rain on the Rocks singer/songwriters Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Fr June 24 Switchyard Park Concert Series
Jenn Cristy
Opener: Kade Puckett
high-energy pop rock
Opener: funky fingerstyle guitar
Switchyard Park Main Stage 6 p.m. opener
7:15 p.m. main act
Tu June 28 Coot Crabtree Americana Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Th June 30 Jan Bell Americana, folk, & country Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
         
Th July 7 Derrick Weidner & Olivia Doyle acoustic folk, pop, country Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Fr July 8 Happy Hours on the Lawn
Busman's Holiday
groovy rock & roll Pavilion Lawn at Switchyard Park 6-8:30 p.m.
Su July 10 Sundays in Bryan Park - back-to-back shows!
The Superchief Band
Phree Band
rock, blues, jam, funk
Phish tribute band
Bryan Park 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Th July 14 Will Holler acoustic folk, rock, Americana Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Fr July 15 Movie in the Parks
A League of Their Own
1992 · PG· 2 hr 8 min Switchyard Park 9:45 p.m.
Th July 21 Russian Cowboy indie rock Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Fr July 22 Switchyard Park Concert Series
The Brothers Footman
Opener: The Long Seasons
country/rock/hip-hop/soul "Summa Music"
Opener: heartland Americana folk (electric)
Switchyard Park Main Stage 6 p.m. opener
7:15 p.m. main act
Su July 24 Sundays in Bryan Park - back-to-back shows!
Daily Bread and Butter
Amanda Biggs & Co.
traditional folk European dance music
a cabaret of song
Bryan Park 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Th July 28 Limestone Nomad bluegrass, folk duo Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
         
Th Aug 4 Kade Puckett funky fingerstyle guitar Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Sa Aug 6 Movie in the Parks
The Grapes of Wrath with live music by Tom Roznowski
1940 · NR· 2 hr 9 min Bryan Park 9 p.m.
Su Aug 7 Sundays in Bryan Park - back-to-back shows!
SoundR LampN
Otto & The Moaners
groovy rock and roll
cosmic folk
Bryan Park 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Th Aug 11 Sofia Crespo flamenco, traditional Spanish dance Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Fr Aug 12 Happy Hours on the Lawn
Ross Hollow
mix of rock, folk and Americana Pavilion Lawn at Switchyard Park 6-8:30 p.m.
Th Aug 18 Anneliese and Ali acoustic, country, '90s all variety Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Su Aug 21 Sundays in Bryan Park - back-to-back shows!
Cuadros Quartet
Sophie Faught + Prime Vintage
jazz done our way
jazz
Bryan Park 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Th Aug 25 Otto & the Moaners cosmic folk rock Peoples Park 4:30-6 p.m. p.m.
Fr Aug 26 Switchyard Park Concert Series
Hank Ruff
Opener: Anneliese and Ali
country
Opener: country, 90s all variety
Switchyard Park Main Stage 6 p.m. opener
7:15 p.m. main act
Su Aug 28 Evening with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra   Switchyard Park Main Stage 7 p.m.
         
Fr Sept 9 Happy Hours on the Lawn
Will Scott
acoustic blues, soul-Americana Pavilion Lawn at Switchyard Park 6-8:30 p.m.
Fr Sept 16 Movie in the Park
Encanto
2021 · PG· 1 hr 39 min Bryan Park 8:15 p.m.
Su Sept 18 Evening with the Bloomington Community Band   Switchyard Park Main Stage 6 p.m.
         
Sa Oct 1 Movie in the Parks
Ghostbusters
1984 · PG· 1 hr 45 min Switchyard Park 8 p.m.
Fr Oct 7 Switchyard Park Concert Series
King Bee and the Stingers
Opener: Will Scott
blues
Opener: acoustic blues, soul-Americana
Switchyard Park Main Stage 6 p.m. opener
7:15 p.m. main act

 

Movies in the Parks

Day/Date Movie Year/Rating/Runtime Venue Time
Sa May 28 Movie in the Parks
Knives Out
2019 · PG-13· 2 hr 10 min Bryan Park 9:30 p.m.
Fr June 17 Movie in the Parks
Sing 2
2021 · PG· 1 hr 50 min Rev. Ernest D. Butler Park 9:45 p.m.
Fr July 15 Movie in the Parks
A League of Their Own
1992 · PG· 2 hr 8 min Switchyard Park 9:45 p.m.
Sa Aug 6 Movie in the Parks
The Grapes of Wrath with live music by Tom Roznowski
1940 · NR· 2 hr 9 min Bryan Park 9 p.m.
Fr Sept 16 Movie in the Parks*
Encanto
2021 · PG· 1 hr 39 min Bryan Park 8:15 p.m.
Sa Oct 1 Movie in the Parks
Ghostbusters
1984 · PG· 1 hr 45 min Switchyard Park 8 p.m.

*Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with the Commission on Hispanic and Latino Affairs