City of Bloomington Parks & Recreation • 115 E. Washington St. • Bloomington, IL 61701 • 309-434-2260 •

Music Programs

The Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department conducts four concert series each summer. All concerts are free.

Franklin Park Concerts
Conductor Michael Wallace and the Community Concert Band perform a wide variety of music including marches, overtures, show tunes, dance music, and traditional selections. Concerts are held on Thursdays from 7:00 – 8:00 pm in Franklin Park. They usually start the 3rd week in June and go through July.

Lunchtime Concerts
Bloomington Parks & Recreation has a long tradition of quality musical entertainment during the lunch hour in downtown Bloomington. Different groups play each Wednesday during June from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm on the mobile stage which is placed on the north side of the McLean County Museum of History in downtown Bloomington.

Music Under the Stars
Great music combined with warm summer nights offer a perfect evening to be out under the stars with family and friends. The concerts are on various Tuesdays from 7:00 - 8:00 pm.


Music Classes

Tiny Melodies
Tiney Melodies is a parent/child program involving songs, instruments, movements, musical stories, and more. This is a great introduction to music, using developmentally based activities.

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