Where to Catch This Summer’s Outdoor Entertainment

One of the great things we love about Kalamazoo in the summer are all of the great outdoor concerts and movies to watch under the stars. Maybe even better since these events are typically FREE!

Pack a picnic, chairs, blanket and read on for a list of the summer’s best outdoor movies and concerts playing in a park near you.

Have one to add to the list? Submit it to our Event Calendar.

Thanks to all of the local organizations that make these summer series possible.

Outdoor Concerts

There are a number of venues around Southwest Michigan offering a musical blend sure to suit every family members tastes. And, if the kids want to get up and jive, they’ll have plenty of room to do so.

Read on to see the various genres of music playing this summer that will be fun for all ages.

 

Thursday June 7, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMPost Band Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Sunday June 10, 2018

Date/Time Event
6:00 PMThe Corn Fed Girls at Oshtemo's Music in the Park

Thursday June 14, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMCity of Portage Summer Concert Series
7:00 PMPost Band Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Thursday June 21, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMPost Band Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Thursday June 28, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMCity of Portage Summer Concert Series
7:00 PMPost Band Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Thursday July 5, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Friday July 6, 2018

Date/Time Event
5:00 PMVibe at 5: Beatles Tribute

Thursday July 12, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMCity of Portage Summer Concert Series
7:00 PMPost Band Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Friday July 13, 2018

Date/Time Event
5:00 PMVibe at 5: Miranda Lambert Tribute

Thursday July 19, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMPost Band Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Friday July 20, 2018

Date/Time Event
5:00 PMVibe at 5: Motown Tribute

Thursday July 26, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMCity of Portage Summer Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Friday July 27, 2018

Date/Time Event
5:00 PMVibe at 5: Rod Stewart Tribute

Thursday August 2, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMCity of Portage Summer Concert Series
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Friday August 3, 2018

Date/Time Event
5:00 PMVibe at 5: Tom Petty Tribute

Thursday August 9, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Friday August 10, 2018

Date/Time Event
5:00 PMVibe at 5: Bob Seger Tribute

Thursday August 16, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Thursday August 23, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Thursday August 30, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMSouth Haven Riverfront Concert Series

Outdoor Movies

There’s nothing quite like ending the perfect summer day with an outdoor movie under the stars. Generally the movies begin at dusk and many of the venues will have food and snacks available for purchase.

 

Friday June 1, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMFree Movie in the Park - Coco (Three Rivers)
9:00 PMMovies in the Park: Justice League

Saturday June 2, 2018

Date/Time Event
9:00 PMDowntown Battle Creek Youth (ages 13-18) Movie in the Park - Black Panther

Friday June 8, 2018

Date/Time Event
8:00 PMFestival Market Square Movies in the Park: Despicable Me 3

Friday June 15, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:30 PMThe Lion King at Spring Valley Park

Thursday June 21, 2018

Date/Time Event
9:00 PMOshtemo Movies in the Park

Friday July 6, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMFree Movie in the Park - The Greatest Showman (Three Rivers)

Saturday July 7, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Friday July 13, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:30 PMMovies in the Park: U-Pick the Flick
8:00 PMFestival Market Square Movies in the Park: Cars 3
9:00 PMMovies in the Park: Coco

Saturday July 14, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Thursday July 19, 2018

Date/Time Event
9:00 PMOshtemo Movies in the Park

Saturday July 21, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Friday July 27, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:30 PMMovies in the Park: U-Pick the Flick

Saturday July 28, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Friday August 3, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:00 PMFree Movie in the Park - Cars 3 (Three Rivers)

Saturday August 4, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Friday August 10, 2018

Date/Time Event
8:00 PMFestival Market Square Movies in the Park: The Emoji Movie

Saturday August 11, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Thursday August 16, 2018

Date/Time Event
9:00 PMOshtemo Movies in the Park

Friday August 17, 2018

Date/Time Event
7:30 PMSherlock Gnomes at Fray's Park

Saturday August 18, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Saturday August 25, 2018

Date/Time Event
10:00 PMSummer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park (St. Joseph)

Friday September 7, 2018

Date/Time Event
9:00 PMMovies in the Park: Thor Ragnarock

Saturday September 29, 2018

Date/Time Event
8:00 PMFestival Market Square Movies in the Park: CoCo

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By | 2018-05-20T06:52:59+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Kids, Newly Published, summer fun, Things to Do|0 Comments

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Robin is a native Michigander and mother of two. She has a keen eye for discovering deals and an honest desire to share local activities and family fun. In addition to enjoying early mornings with strong coffee, she likes hanging outside with her kids, biking and reading.

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