Municipal Band Concerts
Founded in 1919, the Sterling Municipal Band has been a community staple since that time.
Please join them for their 91st Season of Music Under the Stars under the direction of Annette Hackbarth!
FREE CONCERTS EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING
June 5th through August 7th @ 7:30 PM
Grandon Civic Center | Central Memorial Park, Sterling, Illinois
Preshow entertainment begins at 6:30 PM each night. Concessions available for purchase.
Bring a lawn chair or blanket, or sit in the bench seating in the park.
The Sterling Municipal Band has a great line up of guest performers, directors and special recognition evenings planned for its Summer 2019 Season.
Summer Season Opener
Military Appreciation Night
celebrating area veterans and honoring Flag Day
Dr. Thomas Bough
Northern Illinois University
Dr. Gregory Cunningham
Independence Day Celebration
feat. The Chicago Mercantile Battery during the 1812 Overture
Sterling High School, retired
Featuring the Music of John Williams
Dr. Alicia Neal
Eastern Illinois University
Summer Season Finale
PLUS a Special Saturday Night Concert
The Josh Duffee Orchestra
celebrating Louis Bellson’s Birthday!
All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Come early and enjoy concessions from the Food Court provided by area non-profits. Feel free to bring a lawn chair or blanket. All ages are welcome for these FREE community performances.