2016 Summer Concert Series

Bring a picnic and a blanket or chair and relax while enjoying a wide variety of music at our free concerts.* Call the Concert Hotlines for up-to-date information and weather cancellations.
Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m.
(Delaware Seashore Concerts begin at 7 p.m.)

*Park entry fees in effect

See the entire schedule at all parks below, select a park from the menu above to see that park's schedule, or download a copy of our summer concert schedule booklet.

For Musicians

Interested in playing at one or more of our parks? Fill out a Band Request form to be considered. Completed forms will be reviewed by the Chief of Interpretation and forwarded to the park(s) indicated. All performance decisions are made at the park level. Performers are typically selected in early January. For information about performing or sponsoring the summer concert series, please contact Jon Wickert at jonathan.wickert@state.de.us.

Upcoming Summer Concerts at Delaware State Parks

Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted, except for Delaware Seashore and Holts Landing concerts, which start at 7 p.m.

Date Park Band
6/29/2016 White Clay Creek Oh Boy! A Buddy Holly Tribute
Buddy Holly and Rockabilly
6/30/2016 Bellevue State Park 287th Army Band
Patriotic Music and Marches
6/30/2016 Delaware Seashore Jolly Tars
Seafaring Songs and Chanteys
7/1/2016 Killens Pond Stone Jack Ballers
Folk/Rock
7/2/2016 Trap Pond The Shakers
Rock and Roll /Funky Blues
7/3/2016 Bellevue State Park Boy in Black
Reliving the Johnny Cash Experience
7/6/2016 White Clay Creek Scott Bandy and The Texas Heat
Country
7/7/2016 Bellevue State Park Big Package
Funk and Soul Band
7/7/2016 Delaware Seashore Neal Bepko
Acoustic Coffee House Covers
7/8/2016 Killens Pond Ace of Hearts
Jazz, Blues, Funk
7/9/2016 Trap Pond New Direction Band
Classic Rock/Country
7/10/2016 Bellevue State Park US Navy Country Current
Country and Bluegrass
7/11/2016 Wilmington Chris English
Blues
7/13/2016 White Clay Creek Sin City Band
Americana
7/14/2016 Bellevue State Park West Chester Swing Kings
Big Band - Swing Music
7/14/2016 Delaware Seashore Sand Creek
Folk, Blues, and Americana
7/15/2016 Killens Pond Smooth Sound Dance Band
Big Band, Dance, Swing
7/16/2016 Trap Pond Three Sheets Acoustic Trio
Party Rock/”Kings of Request”
7/17/2016 Bellevue State Park The Big Jangle
Songs of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
7/18/2016 Wilmington Vanessa Collier
Blues
7/19/2016 Holts Landing The New Olivet String Band
Charlie Papparella, Charles Lynch and John Perdue
7/20/2016 White Clay Creek Dukes of Destiny
Blues
7/21/2016 Bellevue State Park Seven Rings
Irish Pub Songs, Tunes and Ballads
7/21/2016 Delaware Seashore Seaside Jimmy
Original, Modern and Classic Rock
7/22/2016 Killens Pond Apex Revolution
Country/Rock
7/23/2016 Trap Pond Zodiac Jack
Country/Rock/Pop
7/24/2016 Bellevue State Park Chorduroy
Rock, Blues and Soul
7/25/2016 Wilmington 65th Anniversary Concert: Chapel Street Junction
Blue Grass/Americana
7/27/2016 White Clay Creek Keystone Mountain Boys
Bluegrass
7/28/2016 Bellevue State Park Electric Brigade, US Naval Academy
Rock and Roll
7/28/2016 Delaware Seashore 65th Anniversary Concert: Monkee Paw Acoustic Duo
Classic and Modern Variety
7/29/2016 Killens Pond Best Kept Secret
Soft Rock/Motown
7/30/2016 Trap Pond Nadjah Nicole
“The Voice” Pop/Singer-songwriter
7/31/2016 Bellevue State Park 65th Anniversary Concert: Parrots in the Park
Jimmy & the Parrots (5 p.m. start)
8/1/2016 Wilmington Jahiti of Brown Fish
World/Reggae
8/3/2016 White Clay Creek Sean Reilly
Sinatra Style
8/4/2016 Bellevue State Park John Flynn
Family Concert - Singer, Songwriter
8/4/2016 Delaware Seashore The Clifford Keith Acoustic Duo
8/5/2016 Killens Pond The Shakers
Blues
8/6/2016 Trap Pond Smooth Sound Dance Band
Swing Band
8/7/2016 Bellevue State Park Jah People
Root Rock Reggae Philly Style
8/8/2016 Wilmington Pristine Raeign
Soul/Funk/R&B
8/9/2016 Holts Landing Smilin’ Drake
Drake Burd
8/10/2016 White Clay Creek USNA Electric Brigade
Rock/Pop
8/11/2016 Bellevue State Park Helixx
Rock /Pop Band
8/11/2016 Delaware Seashore Matt Young
Acoustic Folk Rock
8/12/2016 Killens Pond Milford Community Band
Broadway/Show tunes
8/14/2016 Bellevue State Park kRUSH
A True Tribute to Rush
8/15/2016 Wilmington Nelly’s Echo
Pop/R&B
8/17/2016 White Clay Creek Apex Revolution
Today’s Country and 80s Rock
8/18/2016 Bellevue State Park Sugar Rush Rocks
Teenage Rock Band
8/18/2016 Delaware Seashore Twice Removed
Classic Rock
8/21/2016 Bellevue State Park Kategory 5
Classic rock and Pop
8/24/2016 White Clay Creek Chorduroy
Rock Reggae Soul Funk Pop and Hop
8/25/2016 Bellevue State Park Innoko
Indie/Folk/Rock
8/28/2016 Bellevue State Park The British Invasion Tribute
60s British and American Music
9/3/2016 Trap Pond Labor Day Concert: The Reminders
Americana/Blues/Country/Gospel
9/5/2016 White Clay Creek 65th Anniversary Concert: Boy In Black
Johnny Cash Tribute Band at 3 p.m.