Edmonds Arts Commission announces 2015 Summer Concerts in the Parks schedule

Edmonds’ own Edith Farrar joined in with the Ballard Sedentary Sousa Band for a 2014 Sunday Concert in the Park. (Photo by Larry Vogel)
Edmonds’ own Edith Farrar joined in with the Ballard Sedentary Sousa Band for a 2012 Sunday Concert in the Park. The band is scheduled to return to Edmonds July 12. (Photo by Larry Vogel)

Summer is a great time to enjoy outdoor music and entertainment in downtown Edmonds, both on the lawn and in the plaza. City Park, located at 3rd Avenue South and Pine Street, will host seven concerts on Sundays, 3-4 p.m. starting July 12. Hazel Miller Plaza, located at 5th Avenue South and Maple Street, will host six concerts on Tuesdays, noon-1 p.m. and six concerts on Thursdays, 5-6:30 p.m. starting July 9.  See the schedule below for complete details.

All concerts are free, accessible to people with disabilities and open to the public. In the event of rain, the City Park concerts will be canceled 30 minutes before show time. The Hazel Miller Plaza concerts happen rain or shine. Printed concert schedules are available at the Frances Anderson Center.

The Edmonds City Park concerts are sponsored in part by Lynnwood Honda and Acura of Lynnwood. The Hazel Miller Plaza concerts are sponsored by a grant from the Hazel Miller Foundation.

2015 Edmonds City Park Concerts

Sundays, 3-4 p.m.

July 12           Ballard Sedentary Sousa Band, Marches

July 19            As You Like It, Seattle Shakespeare Company/Wooden O (1 3/4 hr performance)

July 26           The Fentons, Roots/Alternative Country

Aug. 2            Clave Gringa, Cuban Jazz

Aug. 9            Bump Kitchen, Soul & Funk

Aug. 16          Te Fare O Tamatoa/Te’a rama, Tahitian Drumming & Dance

Aug. 23          Bill Derry Band, Pop Rock

2015 Hazel Miller Plaza Concerts

Thursdays, 5-6:30 p.m.

July 9              Rouge, French Café Music

July 23           The Tarantellas, Songs of Italy

July 30           Jacqueline Tabor Trio, Jazz

Aug, 6            Los Flacos, Latin

Aug. 13          Restless Vocal Band, Funky & Fun A Cappella

Aug. 27         Jaspar Lepak, Folk/Americana

Tuesdays, noon – 1 p.m.

July 21           Roberto the Magnificent, Juggling & Comedy Stunts

July 28            Paul Lippert, Folk Songs & Sing-alongs

Aug. 4             Eric Haines, One-Man Band

Aug. 11           Steel Drums with Obe Quarless, Sounds of the Caribbean

Aug. 18           Cap’n Arrr, Comedy Pirate Show

Aug. 25          The Shed Players, Old Time Blues & Roots

For more information contact 425-771-0228 or visit www.edmondsartscommission.org

One Reply to “Edmonds Arts Commission announces 2015 Summer Concerts in the Parks schedule”

  1. And thanks again to the Rotary Club of Edmonds Daybreakers who funded and had built the Bandstand for the concerts. Of course with the cooperation of the Park Dept. Thanks for all your work chairing the project, Jim. I remember! Nancy Crim


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