As the sun dips below the horizon, casting a warm glow over City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters’ beloved parks, a musical symphony begins to unfold. The vibrant notes of jazz, the soothing sounds of symphony, and the eclectic melodies of various genres come together to create a mesmerizing experience for music enthusiasts of all ages. Welcome to Concerts in the Park – an enchanting series of free, open-air performances designed to bring families, friends, and communities together for an unforgettable evening under the stars.
Picture this: families sprawled out on picnic rugs, children dancing freely, and friends gathered around with chairs, all immersed in the captivating tunes echoing through the air. Concerts in the Park is not just a musical event; it’s a celebration of community, togetherness, and the joy of live performances.
What sets this series apart is its commitment to showcasing the incredible talents of local bands and artists. From budding musicians to seasoned performers, Concerts in the Park provides a platform for the community to come together and appreciate the wealth of musical talent within their own neighborhoods. It’s a fantastic opportunity for kids to witness the magic of live music, fostering an early love for the arts.
But that’s not all – Concerts in the Park is also dedicated to keeping the little ones entertained. Families can expect delightful children’s entertainment, adding an extra layer of joy and excitement to the event. Whether it’s balloon animals, or interactive performances, there’s something for every child to enjoy.
So, what do you need to bring to make the most of this musical extravaganza? Pack your picnic rugs, grab your chairs, and don’t forget your favorite nibbles. The atmosphere is relaxed, encouraging everyone to kick back and savor the moment. And for those who prefer a hassle-free dining experience, fear not – a selection of food trucks will be on-site at each event, offering a variety of delicious treats to satisfy every palate.
What’s more, is BYO (Bring Your Own) is allowed across all parks and reserves. So, feel free to bring your favorite beverages to complement the evening.
As the stars twinkle overhead, Concerts in the Park invites you to embrace the magic of live performances, create cherished memories, and establish a new tradition for you and your loved ones. It’s not just a concert – it’s an experience that transcends the notes and melodies, creating a symphony of laughter, joy, and connection. Join us, as we harmonize under the stars and make Concerts in the Park a cherished memory for years to come.
Concerts in the Park event details
Jazz in the Park
Featuring the sounds of the Honey Badgers (4pm-6pm) and Katrina Ryan Quartet (6pm-8pm)
Saturday 10 February, 4pm – 8pm at Koster Park, Trinity Gardens
Melodies in the Park
Featuring the sounds of Top of the Bops and Lucky Seven
Saturday 2nd of March, 4pm – 8pm at Joslin Reserve, Joslin
Symphony in the Park
Featuring the sounds of Fusion Pop, playing from 4.20pm with intervals
Saturday 23rd of March, 4pm- 8pm at Richards Park, Norwood (corner of Magill and Osmond Tce)