Summer Concert Series

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It’s that time of the year again… the 2018 Summer Concert Series is upon us! We are excited to announce that this year’s concerts are proudly being brought to you by our title sponsor:

Drive Sober, Arrive Alive DE!

Other sponsors include: Dogfish Head, Friends of Bellevue, Friends of Holts Landing, Friends of Killens Pond, Trap Pond Partners, Friends of White Clay Creek, and Friends of Wilmington State Parks.

Bring a picnic and a blanket or a chair and relax while enjoying some live music at our FREE concerts!*  Music ranges from oldies to big band to classic rock to country to indie, so there’s sure to be something for everyone.
Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted).
For a full list of concerts and times as well as any cancelations, please choice one of the listed parks!

See the entire schedule at all parks below, select a park from the menu above to see that park's schedule, or download a copy of our summer concert schedule booklet.

*Park entry fees in effect

Upcoming Summer Concerts at Delaware State Parks

Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Date Park Band
7/23/2018 Wilmington - Rockford Tower Youth Night
Select local youth bands
7/24/2018 Holts Landing Bethany Jubilee
Violinist, Fiddler and Violin Teacher
7/25/2018 White Clay Creek Kategory 5
Classic Rock
7/25/2018 Wilmington - Brandywine Park's Sugar Bowl Pristine Raeign
7/26/2018 Bellevue State Park USNA SUPerintendents
7/27/2018 Killens Pond Mystic Warriors
New Age World
7/28/2018 Trap Pond Charlie and the CoolTones
Blues, Rock, Funk, Jazz and Country
7/29/2018 Bellevue State Park Kategory 5
Classic Rock
7/30/2018 Wilmington - Rockford Tower Cecilia Grace
Pop Duo
7/31/2018 Holts Landing Clifford Keith
Acoustic Duo
8/1/2018 White Clay Creek Dukes of Destiny
Blues and Soul
8/1/2018 Wilmington - Brandywine Park's Sugar Bowl Jea Street
8/2/2018 Bellevue State Park John Flynn*
Family Concert - Singer, Songwriter
8/3/2018 Killens Pond Charlie and the Cool Tones
8/4/2018 Trap Pond Clifford Keith Duo
Country/Americana and Singer/Songwriter
8/5/2018 Bellevue State Park Spokey Speaky
Roots Reggae
8/6/2018 Wilmington - Rockford Tower Blues Reincarnation Project
8/7/2018 Holts Landing Charles Paparella & The Band
Acoustic Folk and Covers
8/8/2018 White Clay Creek US Navy Cruisers
High energy jazz, rock, blues
8/8/2018 Wilmington - Brandywine Park's Sugar Bowl Ginger Coyle
Soulful Folk
8/9/2018 Bellevue State Park Nice Like Dat
Folk, Blues and Bluegrass
8/10/2018 Killens Pond Celtic Harvest
Celtic Folk
8/12/2018 Bellevue State Park The Big Jangle
Songs of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
8/13/2018 Wilmington - Rockford Tower Revolution Heroes
Blues/Classic Rock
8/14/2018 Holts Landing Twice Removed
Classic Rock Band
8/15/2018 White Clay Creek Monkeephiles
Monkees Tribute Band
8/15/2018 Wilmington - Brandywine Park's Sugar Bowl Nalani & Sarina
Soul Rock/Modern Pop
8/16/2018 Bellevue State Park USAF - Rhythm In Blue
8/19/2018 Bellevue State Park The Core
Eric Clapton Tribute Band
8/22/2018 Wilmington - Brandywine Park's Sugar Bowl Youth Night
Select local youth bands
8/22/2018 White Clay Creek kRUSH
RUSH Tribute Band
8/23/2018 Bellevue State Park Seven Rings
Irish Pub Songs, Tunes and Ballads
8/26/2018 Bellevue State Park 6 p.m: Re-Live the Beatles
Re-Live The Beatles: The Tribute!
8/30/2018 Bellevue State Park Malarkey Brothers
Celtic Folk/Rock Band
8/31/2018 White Clay Creek No concert
9/1/2018 Trap Pond Labor Day Concert@5:30 p.m.:The Reminders
Americana/ Blues/ Country/Gospel
9/3/2018 White Clay Creek Special Labor Day Concert@3 p.m.: Leather & Lace
Stevie Nicks Tribute

For Musicians

Interested in playing at one or more of our parks? Fill out a Band Request form to be considered. Completed forms will be reviewed by the Chief of Interpretation and forwarded to the park(s) indicated. All performance decisions are made at the park level. Performers are typically selected in early January. For information about performing or sponsoring the summer concert series, please contact Jon Wickert at