Movies in the Park

Celebrate Summer in the great outdoors at Harrer Park (North end of park).

Make it a family night…Grab a blanket and some snacks and enjoy a “night out” at the movies. Movies start at dusk.
Sponsored in part by Fifth Third Bank 

Friday, August 19  |  MOVIE: Sing 2
Theater owner Buster Moon sets his sights on producing a brand-new musical with his troupe in the glamorous Redshore City. To gain the support of a ruthless music mogul, he pitches that he’ll feature Clay Calloway, a legendary but elusive rock singer, as part of the show. Now, all the group needs to do is find the recluse and persuade him to perform with them. Movie sponsored by Fifth Third Bank, providing popcorn and other goodies.

Yappy Hour

Grab your dog and come on over to the park for Friday night Yappy Hour from 4:30-6:15 pm.
Staff will be putting out an agility course for your dogs to play on or just stop by and chat with other dog owners.

Friday, August 19 | Austin Park

Back to School Bash

Tuesday August 23 > 5:30 pm at Harrer Park (North end of Park) Live music begins at 7:00 pm
Join us for the annual end-of-summer event with an evening of entertainment, inflatable fun, and live music. Food and drink are available for purchase.

Live Music The Student Body (HOTTEST and most entertaining cover bands, is ripped right out of your high school yearbook pages! A fun and entertaining play on all the cliques that ruled your school. The Student Body plays all your favorite high-energy hits, the best of the ‘80s, ‘90s, and now!)
Food available for purchase> Big Mama’s Kitchen Food Truck -Urban Soul Food, Flash Taco + Hot Dogs, Dairy Queen, and Kona Ice
Sponsors: ProAuto, Fifth Third Bank, Lavitt Animal Hospital and McDonalds

Concerts in the Park

are held on Tuesdays at Harrer Park (North end of park).
Food service begins at 6:00 pm. Concerts begin at 7:00 pm.

Bring your lawn chair and blankets and enjoy an evening of live music summer fun for the entire family.
Food and drink are available for purchase.

August 2022

Tuesday, August 9  |  The Wayouts
The Wayout band members share a love of 1960s garage rock by artists like The Kinks and The Animals. Their exuberant performance brings fresh life to classic songs, striking an equal balance between nostalgia and innovation, appealing to hipsters, grandparents, and soccer moms.
Food available for purchase. China Chef + Kona Ice of Norwood Park will be onsite tonight from 6-7  pm + Dairy Queen 7 pm-8:30 pm

Tuesday, August 16  |  Second Hand Soul Band
This energetic, dynamic, seven-piece band has many years of experience and knows how to entertain! Between the funky hits of the 70s, the one-hit wonders, the disco, and the soulful songs of that era that will move you to dance and sing “songs you remember from the nights you don’t!” Motown, soul, and rock & roll.
Food available for purchase. China Chef + Kona Ice of Norwood Park will be onsite tonight from 6-7  pm + Dairy Queen 7 pm-8:30 pm. Concert sponsored by CCR.


June > July 2022

Tuesday, June 14  |  Bill Brickey Band
The Bill Brickey Band is a quartet of talented, top Chicago musicians focusing their efforts on creating that summer vibe with a mix of R&B/Soul, Funk, and Pop tunes.
Food available for purchase. Billy Bricks Woodfire Pizza Click link to view menu + Kona Ice of Norwood Park will be onsite tonight from 6-7  pm – Kona Ice available for purchase.
Concert sponsored by GROOT Industries

Tuesday, June 21  |  Mixtape Junkies
Mixtape Junkies plays “80’s Mixtape Music” – energetic tunes that will make you say, “Oh, Yeah! I LOVE that song!” Playing songs from bands such as The Cars, Cheap Trick, Tom Petty, and Tears for Fears.
Food available for purchase- Smilin’ Dawgs. Concert sponsored by Lavitt Animal Hospital

Tuesday, June 28  |  Outcast Jazz Band
Classic Big Band sounds from the ’30s-’50s with a smattering of Van Morrison, Paul Simon, and Ray Charles! OJB is a 17-piece band sporting five saxophones, four trombones, four trumpets, a whole rhythm section, and several vocalists. Food available for purchase> Dairy Queen. Kona Ice will be there 6-7pm. Concert sponsored by Humana 

Tuesday, July 12  |  Grupo Cha Cha
The “Lovely Ladies of Latin Jazz” Grupo Cha Cha fills the air with tropical sounds of Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Brazil that delights the ears and gets you up to dance! Audiences always respond with enthusiasm to their live shows. Grupo Cha Cha CD’s can be heard on NPR and CBC stations. Food available for purchase> Tacos Marios + + Kona Ice of Norwood Park will be onsite tonight from 6-7  pm + Dairy Queen 7 pm-8:30 pm
Concert sponsored by Fifth Third Bank 

Tuesday, July 19  |  Cadillac Groove
There are sweet, good, and great grooves – then there’s the CADILLAC GROOVE. Jump into the purple Caddy for a fun ride through Southern Rock, Blues, R&B, Soul, and points in between. You’ll find yourself singing along as Cadillac Groove puts its unique, high-energy touch on the songs you know and love.
Food available for purchase> Culinary Gangster Food Truck click here to view menu  6-8:30  pm + Kona Ice of Norwood Park will be onsite tonight from 6-7  pm
Concert sponsored by Fifth Third Bank 

Tuesday, July 26  |  Wild Daisy
Wild Daisy is THE most energetic, dynamic female-fronted country band in the Chicagoland area. The band plays current, upbeat country, with pop/rock thrown in. Wild Daisy has a reputation for delivering high-quality, family-friendly, crowd interactive, entertaining shows. Among their long list of past gigs, they opened for a country icon, Mark Chesnutt, and pre/post shows for Brad Paisley.
Food available for purchase> Kona Ice of Norwood Park will be onsite tonight from 6-7  pm + Dairy Queen 7 pm-8:30 pm. Concert sponsored by ProAuto.

 

Movies in the Park

Celebrate Summer in the great outdoors at Harrer Park (North end of park).

Car Show

Thursday, July 14 > 5:30 pm at Harrer Park (North end of park)
The event will feature display cars, outdoor music, food, refreshments and local vendors. Stop by and check out all the cars.
Food available for purchase. Flash Taco Food Truck  Click here to view menu
Sponsors: ProAuto, Fifth Third Bank, Humana, and CCR.