The Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is bringing live music and workout experiences to Davis Park in July and August with a new event series called “Summer at Davis Park.” Each event is free to attend and open to all.
Music at Davis Park events represent a variety of music genres and feature live bands, performers, food and beverage trucks and vendors. Concerts will take place every Thursday in August from 5 - 9 p.m. The concerts are free and open to all. Concerts will take place on the north lawn of Davis Park.
SCHEDULE August 1 – Joe Stamm Band August 8 – Kelly Steward & The Restless Kind August 15 – Los Arenales and DJ Cachorro August 22 – Dingo and August Hotel August 29 – Too Deep & So Wavy
PARKING Parking is available in nearby surface parking lots at no cost, including lots at S. Main and Cedar Streets and S. Main and Green Streets, both immediately west of the park.
Directions: Davis Park - 320 S. Wyman St., Rockford, IL 61101 - On the banks of the Rock River at the intersection of IL 2 northbound and U.S. Business 20 eastbound in downtown Rockford. Exit I-90 at US Business 20 (E. State St.): west 6.5 miles, staying on Business 20 when it becomes one-way to IL 2 southbound (Church St.); turn left on Church for 4 blocks to eastbound US Business 20 (Chestnut St.); parking in ramps and nearby lots. Coming from the south on I-39, exit west on US 20 Bypass. Follow the Bypass to IL 2 (S. Main St.) and exit north. Follow IL 2 to the downtown area. Davis Park will be on the right of IL 2 when IL 2 becomes one-way and crosses eastbound US 20 Business (Chestnut St.). Park in lots and ramps on Wyman. From the west, follow Business 20 to the downtown. From the north, follow IL 251 to US Business 20 and turn west or follow IL 2 (Church St.) to the downtown as above.