2017 Portage Indiana Summer Music Series

Portage Township Live Entertainment, Portage Chamber of Commerce and City of Portage Parks & Recreation Dept., announce the PORTAGE SUMMER MUSIC SERIES to be presented RAIN OR SHINE throughout JUNE, JULY AND AUGUST IN 2017 with a total of 26 CONCERTS performed at Portage’s WOODLAND PARK and FOUNDERS SQUARE PARK. All concerts are FREE to the public.

Concerts at Founders Park are made possible by the City of Portage Founders Fund, a 501(c)(3) fund held by Porter County Community Foundation, and by Indiana Dunes Tourism. Concerts at Woodland Park are made possible by grants from John W. Anderson Foundation and Porter County Community Foundation, and from donations by local residents and Portage Chamber business members.

Bring the whole family and enjoy the music … and dance if you feel like it! For more information, contact the Portage Chamber of Commerce 762-3300 or Portage Park Dept. 762-1675 or visit www.portagemusic.com or www.portagelive.com (click on entertainment).





Founder's Square Park, Indiana-American Water Pavilion

Sundays 1:00-2:30 PM, Outdoor Venue

(NOTE: JULY 4TH CONCERT 5:00-6:30 PM)

Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets and an umbrella


06/04The Jon and Megan Experience - Classic Acoustic Rock Covers
06/11Hot Sauce - Pop music and vocals
06/18Little Johnny & The Houserockers - Rockin’ Blues Band
06/25David Hernandez - Folk / Blues / Contemporary
07/02David Sanchez - Sounds of Santana
07/045-6:30 PM The Calumet Band - Funky, Jazzy, eclectic rock & blues
07/09Neil Diamond and Elvis - Tribute to Neil Diamond and Elvis
07/16The Keys - Guitar music and song 20s to 60s
07/23Mo’ Beat Blues - Harmonica – Music and Song
07/30Dan Reisen - Classic Rock & Easy Listening
08/06Keytarjeff's Rockestra - Rockin’ Out
08/13Bryan Lubeck - “Fiery Spanish Guitar and cool Urban Grooves”
08/20Metro Star Orchestra - Music and vocal variety
08/27Fiesta Mexicana Dance Company of Northwest Indiana Celebration of Mexican music and dance
09/033-8:00 PM Portage LIVE
Food and Beer/Wine Tent will be available
  • Neil Diamon & Elvis Tribute Show
  • Sounds of Santana
  • Dixie Crush (Country/Western)

Woodland Park Oakwood Hall

Tuesdays 6:00-7:30 PM, Indoor Venue

Seating is provided, concession and cash bar available


06/06Jim Bulanda - Salute to the Stars
06/13 Harley Hehr - Music, Song, Comedy, Impressions
06/20Hobart Community Band - Favorite tunes from many eras
06/27Larry Spurlock’s Little Big Band - Big Band music
07/04CONCERT MOVED TO FOUNDERS SQUARE PARK
07/11The Keys - Guitar music and song 20s to 60s
07/18Oscar & The Majestics - 60s 70s 80s and more
07/25Island 49 - Jimmy Buffett Tribute show
08/01Relics - Classic rock
08/08Wolffgang - Girls Choral group – favorite tunes
08/15Diamond & Elvis - Tribute to Neil Diamond and Elvis
08/22Monterrey - Music and Song Past and Present
08/29David Alan - Top Artists Country Music Tribute