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The Frankenmuth Women's Club is the driving force behind the popular Sunday night Concerts in the Park Series held each summer. Audiences of all ages are treated to great music throughout the summer at the Palmer Schau Platz in beautiful Memorial Park (located behind Frankenmuth High School). We invite you to join us!

It is with great pride that our club unveils the lineup and schedule for the 2018 Concerts in the Park series. You will recognize some perennial favorites along with an infusion of new performers on the list; all promise to be a great excuse to enjoy a relaxing evening with friends and family. Concerts are held rain or shine!

To help keep the concerts enjoyable for everyone, please refrain from:

  • Bringing alcohol or pets
  • Setting up sun shades or block others' view
  • Smoking near the seating area
  • Driving/parking in unauthorized areas

2018 Concerts in the Park Schedule

June 24, 2018

7:00pm

Jeff Grainger’s Sinatra Experience

Jeff Grainger, a Frankenmuth native, brings his Sinatra Experience show filled with all the big band favorites and popular Rat Pack songs.  Critics have called Grainger the closest to Sinatra they’ve ever heard as he has performed all across the country from casinos to the New York Marathon.  Special guest, fellow Frankenmuth native, piano man Tim Georgeff, joins the big band to take the audience on a trip back in time hearing all the classics.


July 1, 2018

7:00pm

Persuasion

The Persuasion Band is a dynamic eight-piece party, dance and show band. The band is fronted by extraordinary lead vocals with a rockin’ rhythm section! The Persuasion Band’s fast paced, high-energy performance caters to events with a diverse group of attendees. Persuasion is becoming one of Michigan’s hottest bands. This band plays everything from Big Band, Motown, Doo Wop, Oldies, Classic Rock, Funk and several of today’s hottest hits.


July 8, 2018

7:00pm

Beach Party Boys & The Jersey Seasons


The Beach Party Boys/Jersey Seasons Band will be performing songs of the Beach Boys and the Four Seasons. You will hear songs like "Sherry", "I Get Around", "Big Girls Don't Cry", "Surfer Girl", "Walk Like A Man", and "Surfin' USA". Come and hear the hits that made the California Sound and the Jersey Sound, the Sound of America in the 1960s!

July 15, 2018

7:00pm

 

Tribute to Neil Diamond featuring Will Chalmers


A must see tribute for all Diamond fans.  Will Chambers showcases his ability to recreate the sound and showmanship that has made Neil Diamond a true icon admired by the young and old worldwide.  Hear songs like “America”, “Cherry Cherry” and “Cracklin' Rosie”.

July 22, 2018

7:00pm

Bee Gees Stayin' Alive Tribute

This tribute band will be playing many of their hit songs that are still popular today such as “Stayin’ Alive”, “How Can You Mend a Broken Heart”, “Massachusetts”, “Jive Talkin”, “How Deep Is Your Love” and “Nights on Broadway”.

July 29, 2018

7:00pm

Rod Stewart Tribute, Featuring Doug Varty

It takes a special kind of performer, like Doug Varty, to create the voice and stage presence of Rod Stewart, the timeless vocalist known for hits like “Have I Told You Lately”, “Hot Legs", "Forever Young", "Maggie May" and "Twistin' The Night Away".

August 5, 2018

7:00pm

Hotel California - Tribute to the Eagles


The Eagle Tribute brings great harmonies that have been enjoyed by audiences at festivals across North America and around the world.  Hotel California performs the Eagles’ hits including “Heartache Tonight”, “Take It Easy”, and the iconic “Hotel California”.  Later songs including “Love Will Keep Us Alive” and “In the City” are also part of the show.


August 12, 2018

7:00pm

Country Legends


The Country Legends Tribute Tour is now firmly established as North Americas #1 Country Music Tribute show featuring the music of the biggest names on the American scene including Keith Urban, Garth Brooks and The Zac Brown Band.

Michael’s tribute to Keith Urban is one of the top entertainers today. Michael is considered to be the most sound alike and most look alike to Keith in the world.

Les who has travelled internationally for 20 years portrays country singer Garth Brooks’ music. The live energy of this show will captivate audiences with his talent to impersonate such a country legend.

Elton has mastered the art of entertaining audiences with his stage presence and voice as a tribute to country singer Zac Brown.

Each singer will perform a string of hits from the featured artist. The performers bring it home together on stage with a grand finale of country rock songs.


Don't Forget Our Concession Stand

Our great crew serves up refreshments during each of our scheduled shows. Proceeds from Concession sales help offset the costs of the Concerts in the Park Series. The menu includes popcorn, hot dogs, nachos and soft drinks as well as classic summer snacks like strawberry shortcake, hot fudge sundaes and root beer floats. Look for us at the top of the hill!

Help Us Continue the Tradition

If you would like to make a donation to the Concerts in the Park series, please download our donation form. (PDF format - 172Kb).