Free summer concert series kicks off June 13

Fri June 1, 2018

BATAVIA, IL – The Batavia Park District and Batavia Rotary Club present the River Rhapsody Concert Series, which kicks off Wednesday, June 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the Batavia Riverwalk. The concerts will be held on select Wednesdays throughout the summer from 7:00-8:30 p.m. and will feature a variety of musical acts. Alcohol is strictly prohibited. Concessions will be available on all concert dates, except June 13, courtesy of Bernie’s Bully Dogs.

Wednesday, June 13  Red Woody – Great songs from every decade. Some of the artists covered are Journey, Matchbox 20, Bon Jovi, AC/DC, Mellencamp, Poison, and more!

Wednesday, June 20 1976 – The band 1976 revisits all the great rockin’ music from that era and takes you along for the ride.

 Wednesday, June 27 RockStar Rodeo- These guys and gal deliver one of the most high-energy and professional Country performances in the Midwest. One minute you'll feel the energy as the crowd sways their hands side to side while singing Wagon Wheel, and the next minute, they're playing the air guitar to an ageless hit like Shook Me All Night Long. 

Wednesday, July 18  Pirates Over 40- Since 1999 the “Pirates Over 40″ have been successfully entertaining audiences all over the Midwest with fun and energetic renditions of your Tropical favorites, including Jimmy Buffett, mixed with an eclectic mix of oldies and classic rock, all performed in their own uniquely tropical flavored style.

Wednesday, July 25   Soda – This band features four experienced musicians who capture the heart and soul of one of the most diverse playlists you'll find anywhere. You’ll hear everything from Johnny Cash and Dave Matthews to Styx and John Mayer.

Wednesday, August 1  SHinDIG- SHiNDiG! delivers "true to the originals" renditions of the 45's played on AM radio during this decade of great music. They’ll make you feel like you’ve immersed in the 60’s music scene!

Wednesday, August 8  Wild Daisy- THE most energetic, dynamic female-fronted country band in the Chicagoland area. The band plays current, upbeat country, with a few pop/rock songs thrown in.

Thank you to our 2018 River Rhapsody Concert Sponsors: Batavia Rotary Club, Batavia Animal Clinic, Batavia Parks Foundation, Batavia Historical Society, Golden Seal Service Experts, Kane Co. Chronicle and Batavia Resident, John Faust.

For more information please call 630-879-5235