Crystal Lake Park District Concerts in the Park Kicks off May 30

Thu June 1, 2023

Each week the Crystal Lake Park District hosts a regional band to perform at Main Beach. Pack a dinner or purchase a meal from food trucks on site, pull out a blanket and enjoy a great night of free entertainment at the lakeside. NEW and improved sound system for 2023. Concerts are held on Tuesdays at 7 PM beginning May 30-August 8. FREE admission and FREE parking. Food and beverage (beer and wine) and small charcoal grills are allowed (no glass please.) In the event of inclement weather, the decision to reschedule the concert will be made by 4 pm. Check status by calling 815.410.4475 ext 6. Food truck schedule can be found at


Main Beach - 300 Lakeshore Drive

May 30           Mackenzie O’Brien Band (Country)

June 6            CL Community Band (Instrumentals)                                 

June 13          Jose Valdez & The Mambo All Stars (Latin-Salsa)   

June 20          The Four C Notes (Jersey Boys Tribute)

June 27          Voices in Harmony (Choral)

July 11            Sushi Roll (Cover Band)

July 18             Billy Elton (Billy Joel/Elton John Tribute)

July 25             6:30 pm NISRA Kingpins Drumline

                        7 pm Crystal Lake Community Band (Instrumentals)

Aug 1              Rhythm Rockets (Big Band Swing Band)        

Aug 8              HiFi Superstar (Cover Band)


Please park in the following areas for concert evenings: Main Beach parking lot, grass triangle across the street from the Lakeside Arts in the Park (Dole Mansion) and South Elementary. Please do not park at the boat gate, Dole Mansion, or Seminary Park.