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Starlight Movies & Concerts
Spend your summer nights in the park with free concerts & movies!
Starlight Concerts are presented every summer by the City of Evanston. The series features 16 free outdoor concerts at six park locations throughout Evanston. The 2013 concerts will take place from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m., June 13 through August 20, 2013.
|Thurs., June 13||James||TBA|
|Tues., June 18||Harbert||TBA|
|Thurs., June 20||James||TBA|
|Tues., June 25||Bent||TBA|
|Thurs., June 27||James||TBA|
|Tues., July 9||Twiggs||TBA|
|Thurs., July 11||James||TBA|
|Tues., July 16||Harbert||TBA|
|Thurs., July 18||James||TBA|
|Tues., July 23||Dawes||TBA|
|Thurs., July 25||Brummel||TBA|
|Tues., July 30||Dawes||TBA|
|Tues., Aug. 6||Dawes||TBA|
|Thurs., Aug. 8||Twiggs||TBA|
|Tues., Aug. 13||Dawes||TBA|
|Tues., Aug. 20||Dawes||TBA|
James Park: Dodge Ave. at Mulford (S. of Oakton St.)
Dawes Park: Sheridan Rd. at Church St. (lagoon)
Harbert Park: Dempster St. at McDaniel (E. of canal)
Twiggs Park: Dodge Ave. at Simpson St.
Bent Park: Central St. at Cowper Ave.
Brummel Park: Brummel St. at Elmwood Ave.
In the event of inclement weather for concerts, rain site information will be available after 4:30 p.m. on the show date by calling 847/448-8058, 847/448-8260 or 847/448-4311.
Concert rain sites: Levy Senior Center, 300 Dodge Ave., Evanston is the rain site for Dawes, James and Brummel Park concerts. Fleetwood-Jourdain Center, 1655 Foster St., Evanston is the rain site for Twiggs, Harbert and Bent Park concerts.
Starlight Movies in the Park
Movies in the Park will be held on select Wednesdays and Saturdays at dusk (tentative schedule below). Movies are cancelled in inclement weather.
|Aug 7||Wed||8:15 pm||Harbert||TBA|
|Aug 10||Sat||8:10 pm||Twiggs||TBA|
|Aug 14||Wed||8:05 pm||Bent||TBA|
|Aug 17||Sat||8:00 pm||Elks||TBA|
|Aug 21||Wed||7:55 pm||James||TBA|
|Aug 24||Sat||7:50 pm||Brummel||TBA|
|Aug 28||Wed||7:45 pm||Dawes||TBA|
|Sept 7||Sat||7:25 pm||Dawes||TBA|
James Park, Dodge Ave. at Mulford St. (S. of Oakton)
Dawes Park, Sheridan Rd. at Church St. (at the lagoon)
Harbert Park, Dempster St. at McDaniel Ave. (east of North Shore Channel)
Twiggs Park, Dodge Ave. at Simpson St.
Bent Park, Central St. at Cowper Ave.
Brummel Park, Brummel St. at Elmwood Ave.
Interested in performing at a City of Evanston summer concert or festival?
Send your demo to:
Program Manager - Cultural Arts Division
927 Noyes St., Evanston, Il 60201
Evanston Starlight Concerts are presented by the City of Evanston’s Cultural Arts Division and are partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.
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