Concerts: Tuesday Evening Music Club
Each Tuesday evening in July and August, the Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater hosts local talent in a variety of musical genres. Bring a picnic or choose from fresh fare at the Eileen DeVries Concessions Center.
Samuel Nalangira: A native of Uganda, Samuel is a folk/world master of multiple traditional instruments, vocalist, dancer, choreographer, accompanied by percussionist Carolyn Koebel and bassist Nathan Durham.
The Moxie Strings: A foot-stomping, rock-influenced, progressive spin on traditional Celtic and Americana classics and originals.
Cameron Blake and Band with Majestic Praise: A highly acclaimed, dynamic songwriter whose band and gospel choir push the limits of rock, jazz, classical, and world music.
Patty PerShayla & The Mayhaps: A combination of blues, classic and roots rock, with a heavy-handed, modern edge you won’t believe is coming from a three-piece band.
Pajamas: Structured and improvisational explorations of rock, blues, funk, pop, soul, and psychedelia.
The Charlie Millard Band: Imagine the offspring of Van Morrison, Bob Dylan, and Rufus wainwright all rolled into one.
Ralston & Friends: Local music icon Ralston Bowles shares the stage with friends and collaborators from the community and beyond.
Grand Rapids Ballet: Michigan’s only professional ballet company, led by Artistic Director James Sofranko, will perform a variety of classical and contemporary works fitting for all audiences.