Something for Everyone

Full slate of Summertime Live concerts planned

Whether you're in Portage or Parchment, Kalamazoo or Oshtemo, you can get your fill of live, outdoor music through the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo’s Summertime Live this month. The free outdoor concerts will feature genres from Beatles and Journey cover bands to the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra.

Performances scheduled for this month are:

• July 3: Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, Bronson Park, 7:30 p.m.

• July 7: BlueBack, Bates Alley, 5:30 p.m.

• July 12: Matt Giraud, The Stage at Kindleberger, Parchment, 6:30 p.m.

• July 14: Yolanda Lavender, Bates Alley, 5:30 p.m.

• July 15: Departure: Journey Tribute Band, Ramona Park, Portage, 7 p.m.

• July 18: Kanola Band, Bronson Park, 4 p.m.

• July 18: The Bronk Bros., The Stage at Kindleberger, 6:30 p.m.

• July 21: Grupo Latin Soul, Bates Alley, 5:30p.m.

• July 25: Farmers Alley Theatre with the KSO, Bronson Park, 4–5 p.m.

• July 25: Airtight, Flesher Field Gazebo, Oshtemo Township, 6–7:30 p.m.

• July 25: Shout! A Beatles Tribute, The Stage at Kindleberger, 6:30 p.m.

• July 28: Jenuine, Bates Alley, 5:30 p.m.

• July 29: Glenn Miller Orchestra, Ramona Park, 7–9 p.m.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own blankets or lawn chairs to the concerts. The concerts in Portage will be drive-in style.

For more information or to see the schedule, visit