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Concerts in the Park, 2002

Concerts are held Sundays from 6-8pm in  the Bandshell in Memorial Park.  Presented by the Sierra Madre Parks and Recreation Dept. and Sierra Madre Chamber of Commerce with the support of sponsoring organizations.  Seating is on the lawn.  Bring blankets and lawn chairs, but (webmaster's insert) lawn chairs toward the back please.  Alcohol is prohibited.  Spectators are encouraged to support local non-profit clubs who will be providing refreshments for sale.  If we have archive photo or video coverage of previous appearances by the artist or artists, you will be able to see it by clicking on the button.  If we covered this year's event, you'll be able to see pictures and video by clicking on the button.

July 7

Sponsored by Sierra Madre Civic Club, 

Blues artist who frequently plays at local clubs.
July 14

Sponsored by Sierra Madre Police Dept. and Parks and Recreation.  

Popular Big Band music group has performed here in the past.  Note that that's Big Band, not swing.
July 21

Sponsored by the Sierra Madre Volunteer Firefighter's Association - Refreshments - soft drinks

Country rock band.  Some members have performed here (and/or at the SMVFA Christmas Ball) in the past as the Cosgrove Rushing Band, pictures are of CRB. There's video from 2000 here, too.  Didn't cover this year's show.
July 28

Sponsored by Webb-Martin Realtors, 

For pictures and video from their performance, click on the button
August 4

Sponsored by the Sierra Madre Chamber of Commerce, Refreshments - TBA

Kind of a hillbilly/bluegrass/country style music, but not exactly  Click on the button for video/pictures of their performance
August 11

Sponsored by Sierra Madre Rotary Club, Refreshments - Rotary BBQ Tri-tip Sandwiches

Elvis impersonator Harry Shahoian, and Buddy Holly impersonator George Trullinger.  Click the button to see photos and  video of George and Harry's performance
August 18

Sponsored by Sierra Madre Congregational Church, Refreshments - In-N-Out Burger

Performed by choirs/groups from local churches  --  I have pictures and video somewhere, will try to find and get posted, check back
August 25

Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Sierra Madre, Refreshments - Soft drinks and 75th anniversary cake

Steel drum band from Long Beach State University

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