Every third Sunday, summer concert-goers of all ages enter Klehm’s gates at 4:00 pm to enjoy our grounds and gardens prior to each Ravinia-style concert. Each concert begins promptly at 6:00 pm and ends at 8:00 pm. The concerts feature a quality musical performance among the floral beds and lush landscaping in Klehm’s beautiful Fountain Garden
Sunday, June 19th – Swingbilly RFD
“Swingbilly RFD is a Rockford, Illinois based band that plays straight-up 40’s-50’s honky-tonk and Western Swing. Our specialty is songs about Lovin’, Cheatin’, Heartache & Drinkin’ (and sometimes Trains…)”
Sunday, July 17 – The Grand Grove Hotel
“The Grand Groove Hotel is a very special edition of the band which features a four-piece horn section and adds vocals and guitar. Johnse Holt, guitar, Gina Meeks, vocals, Paul Rehfeldt, trombone, and Evon Sams, saxes, add a powerful dose of magic to the potent Groove Hotel brew.”
Sunday, August 21 – Dancing Queen: An ABBA Tribute
“DANCING QUEEN: AN ABBA SALUTE is the ultimate tribute to the music of ABBA – sure to capture the hearts of fans and audiences of all ages! This live show is full of musical precision, fabulous flair and fashion, and promises a mesmerizing ABBA experience for every Chiquitita, Super Trouper, Fernando, and Dancing Queen around! Fronted by a dynamic Agnetha and Frida duo, the music of the greatest pop band in history comes to life in a joyful celebration of these timeless tunes. Dancing Queen: An ABBA Salute is the Midwest’s longtime #1 ABBA tribute, with a repertoire of over 30 all-time favorite hits. From Waterloo to Mamma Mia, SOS to Knowing Me Knowing You, Honey Honey to Voulez-Vous, audiences won’t be able to help singing and dancing along with this high-energy homage to everything ABBA!