2018 Portage Indiana Summer Music Series

Portage Township Live Entertainment, Portage Chamber of Commerce and City of Portage announce the PORTAGE SUMMER MUSIC SERIES to be presented RAIN OR SHINE during JUNE, JULY, AUGUST & SEPTEMBER IN 2018 with CONCERTS performed at Portage’s WOODLAND PARK and FOUNDERS SQUARE PARK. All concerts are FREE to the public.

Concerts at Founders Park are made possible by the City of Portage Founders Fund, a 501(c)(3) fund held by Porter County Community Foundation and by Portage Park Dept. Concerts at Woodland Park are made possible by grants from John W. Anderson Foundation and Porter County Community Foundation, by facilities provided by Portage Park Dept. and from donations by local residents and Portage Chamber business members.

Bring the whole family and enjoy the music … and dance if you feel like it! For more information, contact the Portage Chamber of Commerce 762-3300 or Portage Park Dept. 762-1675 or visit www.portagemusic.com or www.portagelife.com (click on entertainment and calendar).

Both venues are collection sites for donations to Portage Food Pantry and Gabriel’s Horn Shelter. Feel free to bring canned goods, nonperishable boxed food items, paper goods, toothpaste, toothbrushes, paper towels, shampoo, conditioner, hygiene items, etc., or cash donations.





Founder's Square Park, Indiana-American Water Pavilion

Sundays 3:00-8:30 PM, Outdoor Venue

Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets and an umbrella


06/03Calumet Band - Funky, Jazzy, eclectic rock with some blues
The Salt Exchange - Rock, Hip-Hop, Blues (Front Line Foundation)
Soundz of Santana - Latin Rock, Santana Cover band
07/01ELVIS/Neil - Tribute to Neil Diamond and Elvis
dec8de - 80's Alternative Music
Nicole Jamrose - Rock, Pop, Soul
08/05Keytar Jeff - Rockin’ Out - Rock, Blues, R&B, Alt Rock
Oscar and the Majestics - 60s 70s 80s and more
Dixie Crush - Country Party Rock
09/02The Code Names - Rock, Indie Rock and Alternative music.
Smoking Suites - The best of the classics. Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones,The Doors and many more.
Middle of the Road Band - Classic Rock, Oldies, Dance

Woodland Park Oakwood Hall

Tuesdays 6:00-7:30 PM, Indoor Venue

Seating is provided, concession and cash bar available


06/05Jim Bulanda - Salute to the Stars, vocal stylings
06/12Larry Spurlock’s Little Big Band - Big Band music
06/19Diamond & Elvis - Tribute to Neil Diamond and Elvis
06/26Oscar & The Majestics - 60s 70s 80s and more
07/03Island 49 - Jimmy Buffett Tribute show
07/10Harley Hehr - Music, Song, Comedy, Impressions
07/17Summer Symphony - Local Student Orchestras
07/24Emily Ann Thompson - Irish music and dance
07/31Keytar Jeff - Rockin’ Out - Rock, Blues, R&B, Alt Rock
08/07Saturday June - Country, Pop and Rock
08/14Rick Lindy & The Wild Ones - Country, Pop and Rock
08/21Rat Pack Show - Tribute to the smooth tunes of the Rat Pack days
08/28Chris & Lou - The Beatles Celebration

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