White Clay Creek Summer Concert

Summer Concert Series


It’s that time of the year again… the 2019 Summer Concert Series is upon us! We are excited to announce that this year’s concerts are proudly being brought to you by our title sponsor:

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Other sponsors include: Dogfish Head, Friends of Bellevue, Friends of Holts Landing, Friends of Killens Pond, Trap Pond Partners, Friends of White Clay Creek, and Friends of Wilmington State Parks, 88.7 The Bridge, and Schlosser & Associates (Plumbing, Heating, & Air Conditioning).

Bring a picnic and a blanket or a chair and relax while enjoying some live music at our FREE concerts!* Music ranges from oldies to big band to classic rock to country to indie, so there’s sure to be something for everyone.

For a full list of concerts and times as well as any cancelations, please choose one of the listed parks!

Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted).

For a full list of concerts and times as well as any cancelations, please choice one of the listed parks!

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.

*Park entry fees in effect

Upcoming Summer Concerts


Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 6:00 PM

Bellevue State Park - The Newspaper Taxis

Beatle Tribute Band

Add to Calendar 8/25/2019 6:00:00 PM 8/25/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York The Newspaper Taxis Bring a picnic and a blanket and join us at the band shell to enjoy our free Summer Concert Series, brought to you by Drive Sober Arrive Alive DE!  every Sunday and Thursday evening, June 2 through August 25. For more information, call the Concert Hotline at (302) 761-6965, or visit the Summer Concert Series pages on this site. Park entrance fees are in effect. Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 6:30 PM

White Clay Creek State Park - Monkeephiles

Monkees Tribute Band

Add to Calendar 8/28/2019 6:30:00 PM 7/17/2019 8:30:00 PM America/New_York Monkeephiles Rescheduled from an earlier date. Join us for our Summer Concert Series, a lively and outdoor music experience at the band stage in Carpenter Recreation Area. (880 New London Rd) Bring your picnic supper, blanket, or lawn chairs. Friends of White Clay Creek State Park will be there with a 50/50 fundraiser, food truck and beer garden for each Wednesday evening concert. Concert Hotline 302-368-6560. For more information, visit our Summer Concert Series pages on this site. White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 6:30 PM

Trap Pond State Park - The Reminders

Americana, Blues, Country, Gospel

Add to Calendar 8/31/2019 6:30:00 PM 8/31/2019 8:30:00 PM America/New_York The Reminders Bring the family and friends out to the park for our Summer Concert Series at the Baldcypress Nature Center on Saturday evenings at 6:30 p.m. during the summer months. The concerts are free of charge. The Trap Pond Partners will be on hand to sell refreshments. For information, call the Baldcypress Nature Center at (302) 875-5163, or visit our Summer Concert Series pages on this site. Park entrance fees are in effect. Trap Pond State Park

Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 1:15 PM

Fort Delaware State Park - Sally Port Singers

Add to Calendar 9/1/2019 1:15:00 PM 9/1/2019 1:30:00 PM America/New_York Sally Port Singers Music is an important part of life. Out of the intensity and strife of the Civil War came some amazing songs. Come hear our talented staff perform some of the 1860s favorites! Fort Delaware State Park

Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 6:30 PM

Bellevue State Park - The Launch

Tribute to Boston, Styx and Queen

Add to Calendar 9/1/2019 6:30:00 PM 6/16/2019 8:30:00 PM America/New_York The Launch Bring a picnic and a blanket and join us at the band shell to enjoy our free Summer Concert Series, brought to you by Drive Sober Arrive Alive DE!  every Sunday and Thursday evening, June 2 through August 25. For more information, call the Concert Hotline at (302) 761-6965, or visit the Summer Concert Series pages on this site. Park entrance fees are in effect. Bellevue State Park

Monday, September 2, 2019 at 1:15 PM

Fort Delaware State Park - Sally Port Singers

Add to Calendar 9/2/2019 1:15:00 PM 9/2/2019 1:30:00 PM America/New_York Sally Port Singers Music is an important part of life. Out of the intensity and strife of the Civil War came some amazing songs. Come hear our talented staff perform some of the 1860s favorites! Fort Delaware State Park

Monday, September 2, 2019 at 3:00 PM

White Clay Creek State Park - The Newspaper Taxis

Beatles Tribute Band

Add to Calendar 9/2/2019 3:00:00 PM 9/2/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York The Newspaper Taxis Join us for our Summer Concert Series, a lively and outdoor music experience at the band stage in Carpenter Recreation Area. (880 New London Rd) Bring your picnic supper, blanket, or lawn chairs. Friends of White Clay Creek State Park will be there with a 50/50 fundraiser, food truck and beer garden for each Wednesday evening concert. Concert Hotline 302-368-6560. For more information, visit our Summer Concert Series pages on this site. White Clay Creek State Park

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Alapocas Run State Park - Shakespeare in the Park: Measure for Measure

Add to Calendar 9/4/2019 7:30:00 PM 9/4/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Shakespeare in the Park: Measure for Measure What happens when corruption reaches the highest level of court? Explore the price of principle, and witness what happens when the law is bent by those who serve to uphold it. Join us for Shakespeare’s timeless tale of deception, virtue, and honor, and decide for yourself whether justice is served. FREE Rain Location: Bellevue State Park, Figure 8 Barn. Alapocas Run State Park

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 12:00 PM

Bellevue State Park - Lunchtime Concert Series: John & June Gallagher

Add to Calendar 9/11/2019 12:00:00 PM 9/11/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Lunchtime Concert Series: John & June Gallagher Every other Wednesday Noon – 1 p.m. Bring your lunch and join us on the Bellevue Arts Center patio or on the lawn while you relax and enjoy our free noontime concerts! For more information and upcoming performers, call the Concert Hotline at (302) 761-6965. Please check our website for more information.John and June Gallagher play Americana, Irish and songs for the whole family. Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 12:00 PM

Bellevue State Park - Lunchtime Concert Series: John & June Gallagher

Add to Calendar 9/11/2019 12:00:00 PM 9/11/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Lunchtime Concert Series: John & June Gallagher Bring your lunch, relax and enjoy our free noontime concerts on the Patio behind the Arts Center! For more information, call the Concert Hotline at (302) 761-6965. Park entrance fees are in effect. Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 6:00 PM

Holts Landing State Park - Brown Box Theater: Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure

Add to Calendar 9/11/2019 6:00:00 PM 9/11/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Brown Box Theater: Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure Free Outdoor Shakespeare returns with the political drama, Measure for Measure. What happens when corruption reaches the highest level of court? Explore the price of principle, and witness what happens when the law is bent by those who serve to uphold it. A duke in disguise leaves the fate of his people in the hands of a ruthless judge. A loyal sister is faced with an important decision: save the life of her brother, or uphold her honor? Join us for Shakespeare’s timeless tale of deception, virtue, and honor, and decide for yourself whether justice is served.No tickets are neededLawn seating, blankets, and lawn chairs welcome. Weather-dependent event. Free w/ paid park entry. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Holts Landing State Park

Friday, October 11, 2019 at 7:30 PM

First State Heritage Park Website Calendar - Friends of Folk Free Concert Series

Add to Calendar 10/11/2019 7:30:00 PM 10/11/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Folk Free Concert Series This concert series is produced by Delaware Friends of Folk in cooperation with First State Heritage Park. Friends of Folk is a non-profit organization devoted to the promotion and preservation of folk music in Delaware. This concert series is made possible by a grant from the Kent County Fund for the Arts. Katherine Rondeau with Eric Lambert – gritty Southern vocals. Old State House on the Green. First State Heritage Park Website Calendar

Friday, November 8, 2019 at 7:30 PM

First State Heritage Park Website Calendar - Friends of Folk Concert Series

Add to Calendar 11/8/2019 7:30:00 PM 11/8/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Folk Concert Series This concert series is produced by Delaware Friends of Folk in cooperation with First State Heritage Park. Friends of Folk is a non-profit organization devoted to the promotion and preservation of folk music in Delaware. This concert series is made possible by a grant from the Kent County Fund for the Arts.Lori Citro: Singer/Songwriter/Pianist. Old State House on the Green. First State Heritage Park Website Calendar