Kids music these days goes far beyond “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”. Kindie (independent children’s musicians) Music is hot and Lake County is full of outdoor concert series that are perfect for your little rocker or toe-tapping tween. Get these concerts on your summer calendar for a rockin’ good time.
As with most summer events concerts are weather dependent. Please see link for complete listing and rain out information. Little Lake County is not responsible for changes or cancellations after publication.
Kid Concerts in Lake County
Kids Rockin’ the Park
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. June 11, June 25, July 9, and July 23
Mallard Ridge Park, 110 Robincrest Ln. Lindenhurst.
Bring lawn chairs and snacks for family fun! Concerts will feature: Wendy & DB, Jeanie B, Kevin Faris, and Little Miss Ann.
Wednesdays, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. through August 28
Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe
Standard parking rates apply.
Concerts will be in the Rose Garden and feature:
- June 5 Moona Luna location change – Esplanade
- June 12 Mr. Singer & the Sharp Cookies
- June 19 Istvan & His Imaginary Band
- June 26 Mary Macaroni and the Impastas
- July 3 Ben Tater and the Tater Tots
- July 10 Little Miss Ann
- July 17 Super Stolie and the Rockstars
- July 24 The Exceptionals
- July 31 Animal Farm
- August 7 Leonardo
- August 14 Jodi Koplin and Jigglejam Band
- August 21 Rolie Polie Guacamole
- August 28 Miss Jamie & The Farmhands
10:00 – 10:45 a.m., June 25, July 23, and August 27
Kalk Park, 260 Park Ave., Glencoe
Your tot will be dancing and singing along as talented children’s performers take the stage! In the event of inclement weather, concert will be at the Takiff Center. Recommended for ages 5 and younger.
Eat to the Beat
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. July 10 – 31
Jewett Park Pavilion, Deerfield
Join your playmates for lunch and fun at the Jewett Park Pavilion for our weekly lunch concerts in the park! Concerts will feature: Jiggle Jam, Jimmy Mac, Scribble Books, and Dave Rudolf.
Did we miss your favorite? Tell us about it in the comments!