Sounds Like Summer

It wouldn’t be summer without concerts in the park! Enjoy local music performances, browse an art show and handcrafted artisan goods, and sip a beverage from the traveling bar. Each week has a special theme!

What to know at Sounds Like Summer:
  • Concerts are on Wednesdays from June 29-July 27 and 6:30-8 p.m. at Island Park.
  • Seating and concessions begin at 5:30 p.m.
  • Admission is free with one food donation per person.
  • Well-behaved dogs on a leash may attend. Please pick up after your animal.
  • The bike path will remain open to cyclists. We ask that riders please dismount and walk through the concert area.
  • Soda, lemonade, food, and beer is available for purchase.
  • Community members may bring in their own dinners and sealed non-alcoholic beverages. No outside alcoholic beverages will be allowed into the park.
  • Please, no smoking. We are a smoke-free park district.
  • All concert attendees must comply with park rules as outlined by Ordinance 100.


July 6: Whisky Banditos
Whisky Banditos will take the stage with covers of 80s and 90s radio hits and classic rock tunes.

On the concessions menu:
  • Chef's Salad. $13.
  • Chicken Waldorf and Kettle Chips. $13.
  • Garden Veggie and Kettle Chips. $13.

July 13: Son de Cuba
Son De Cuba will fill the park with modern and classic Latin songs. Enjoy Latin food, music, and vendors while you're there!

On the concessions menu:
  • Veggie Chorizo Bowl. $13.
  • Chicken Fiesta Salad. $13.
  • Traditional Cuban and Plantain Chips. $13.

July 20: Candy Apple Bleu
Candy Apple Bleu is headlining the biggest concert of the summer as we invite a global community to the park during the Oregon22 World Championships.

On the concessions menu:
  • Cobb Salad. $13.
  • Classic Club and Mediterranean Pasta Salad. $13.
  • Rainbow Veggie and Kettle Chips. $13.

July 27: Blue Skies Big Band
Get dancing and keep alive the great tradition of big band swing music at this concert with Blue Skies Big Band.

On the concessions menu:
  • Chicken Caesar Salad. $13.
  • Buffalo Chicken and Macaroni Salad. $13.
  • Garden Veggie and Kettle Chips. $13.

Sounds Like Summer is presented by: 
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