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Summer Arts Festival

Summer Arts Festival - canceled
Past Event - Saturday, July 18, 2020
This page may be updated if the event is repeated
Veterans Park
250 Cliff Park Rd., Springfield, OH 45504 [map it]

Springfield Arts Council presents the annual admission-free Summer Arts Festival each June and July in Veterans Park, downtown Springfield.

Summer Arts Festival - canceled

Summer Arts Festival Events 2020

Always, fun! Always FREE!  Shortly after sunrise, from mid-June through mid-July, rows of lawn chairs begin appearing between the limestone cliffs of Veterans Park. It's the time-honored method for reserving a prime spot for a great evening of live entertainment under the stars! Get your chairs ready for our 54th season of admission-free summer concerts, music and theater, and join your friends for a community tradition - The Springfield Arts Council's The Summer Arts Festival!

Wed, June 10 –
Griffin House

Thurs, June 11 –
Hotel California – The Original Tribute to The Eagles

Fri, June 12 –
Resurrection – A Journey Tribute

Sat, June 13 –
Phil Dirt and the Dozers

Sun, June 14 –
2019 IBMA Entertainers of the Year
Joe Mullins and The Radio Ramblers

Wed, June 17 –
The PettyBreakers - Tom Petty and the Hearbreakers Tribute

Thurs, June 18 –
Adelee & Gentry

Fri, June 19 –
Bennie and the Jets – An Elton John Tribute

Sat, June 20 –
Comedy of The Capitol Steps – “Putting the Mock in Democracy”

Thurs, Fri, Sat, June 25, 26, 27 – TBA

Sun, June 28 –
KidsFest (Springfield Museum of Art, 11 AM – 3:00 PM)

Sun, June 28 –
Nehemiah Foundation Presents!
with Amber Hargett and The American Landscape

Wed, July 1 –
The K-Tel All-Stars – Super Hits of the 70s

Thurs, July 2 –
The McCartney Years

Fri, July 3 –
Parrothead Party in the Park - 5:00 pm
featuring "The Old Pirates" from 5:00 - 7:30 pm
Fri, July 3 –
Parrots of the Caribbean

Tues, July 7 –
“Sticky Note” – A Youth Arts Ambassador Original Production

Wed, July 8 –
Queen Nation – A Tribute to the Music of Queen

Thurs, July 9 –
Masters of Soul – A Motown Celebration

Fri & Sat, July 10 & 11 –
Sip of Summer Wine and Beer Tasting

Fri, July 10 –
Heart of Rock and Roll – Tribute to Huey Lewis and The News

Sat, July 11 –
Brass Transit – The Musical Legacy of Chicago             

Sun, July 12 –
Springfield Symphony Orchestra 

Wed, July 15 –
The Acrobats of Cirque-Tacular!

Thurs, July 16 –
Big Band Legends with The Tom Daugherty Orchestra

Fri & Sat, July 17 & 18 – BBQ & Brews

Fri, July 17 –
That Arena Rock Show Ultimate Tribute to 70s & 80s Rock n' Roll

Sat, July 18 –
Hollywood Nights – The Bob Seger Experience

All programs and artists are subject to change; cancelled performances cannot be rescheduled.

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  • Directory Profile:

    Springfield Arts Council
    Presenting the best of Broadway and Beyond, the annual Summer Arts Festival, and Arts in Education programs.
  • Event Venue:

    Veterans Park
    250 Cliff Park Rd.
    Springfield, OH 45504

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