Relax and listen to local musicians in free performances on the outdoor terrace along the bank of the Rock River. Jazz, folk, Latin, country, and more. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and food are available for purchase.
This year, stay after Tunes on the Terrace to see the Gardens in a whole new light! The Bruce Munro: LIGHT exhibit is viewable from dusk to 11 p.m. The exhibition is Munro’s eighth large-scale garden exhibition in the U.S. The gardens and Conservatory provide
Dinner/drink service 5-7:30 p.m., Music 6-8 p.m. Rain site: Conservatory lobby.
JUNE 21 - Jodie Beach 28 - Paper Airplane
JULY (No performance July 5) 12 - H!p Pocket 19 - Frank Calvagna 26 - Steve McClanahan
AUGUST 2 - Kelly Steward 9 - FutureStuff 16 - Claudia Russell 30 - After 5 Jazz
SEPTEMBER 6 - Reed & Waddy 13 - Kevin Earlywine
Directions: Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens - 1354 N. 2nd St., Rockford, IL 61107 - From I-90: Exit at U.S. 20 Business (E. State St.) and follow Business 20 into Rockford. Turn right on IL 251 and follow it north to the From the south: Exit I-39 west on U.S. 20 Bypass to IL 251 (11th St.) Follow IL 251 through town to the entrance to the Conservatory on the west side of the street.