Sounds Like Summer

FREE! It wouldn’t be summer without outdoor concerts, movies and plays! Bring your picnic basket, blankets and lawn chairs. Concessions available; proceeds support Willamalane’s Sound Like Summer Series. Food trucks will be at selected concerts.

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Roving Park Players Present: "The Roaring Girl"plays-roving-park-players

June 15 & 16 • 6 p.m.
Meadow Park, 851 Mill Street
An Elizabethan-era comedy by Thomas Middleton & Thomas Dekker.

Brother Angus
Wednesday, July 10 • 6:30–8 p.m.concerts-brother-angusIsland Park, 200 West B Street
As a founding member of BROTHER, Angus toured extensively in the US and abroad for many years, playing many of the major American Celtic festivals and recording 15 albums along the way. BROTHER music is featured on the classic Baraka soundtrack and an episode of UPN’s The Twilight Zone was written around a BROTHER song. BROTHER appeared on the hit TV series ER and were the only independent band to perform at The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Although the band is no longer touring, every April BROTHER visits Scotland with Albannach on the hugely successful ‘BRONACH’ tours, bringing dozens of American fans with them.

Nowadays, Angus is performing solo, to great response. Hypnotic rhythms emanate from Angus’ loop station, interwoven with guitar and his signature bagpipes. Over it all, Angus’ soaring vocals and storytelling transport his audiences to another world. For more information, visit their website. While you're at the concert, enjoy some delicious shaved ice from Kona Ice!

“Smallfoot”movie-smallfoot
Friday, July 12
Willamalane Park, 1276 G St.
Rated PG, 1 hour 36 minutes. Spanish subtitles. Guide for Parents
8:00 p.m. activities: Abominable snowman in the summer? Come see for yourself. Movie begins at twilight.
Synopsis: Migo is a friendly Yeti whose world gets turned upside down when he discovers something that he didn't know existed -- a human. He soon faces banishment from his snowy home when the rest of the villagers refuse to believe his fantastic tale. Hoping to prove them wrong, Migo embarks on an epic journey to find the mysterious creature that can put him back in good graces with his simple community.

Band on the Runconcerts-band-on-the-run
Wednesday, July 17 • 6:30-8 p.m.
Island Park, 200 West B Street
Band On The Run is a 1970's-80s cover rock and roll band, playing some of the best dance rock of that era, with a focus on quality dance grooves and rich vocal harmonies.

"Mary Poppins Returns"movie-mary-poppins-returns
Friday, July 19
Willamalane Park, 1276 G St.
Rated PG, 2 hours 10 minutes. Guide for Parents
8:00 p.m. activities: Everything is possible, even the impossible. Movie begins at twilight.
Synopsis: Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael's children through a difficult time in their lives.

Samselconcerts-samsel
Wednesday, July 24 • 6:30-8 p.m.
Island Park, 200 West B Street
Born and raised in Portland Oregon, Samsel’s tunes are eclectic in style and aim to please with catchy but sincere lyrics. Cary, Kelsey, and Josh have been singing together for a while and they love re-working older songs together and writing new ones.

Over the past couple of years, they have been working hard on writing and recording a new record. Their first single came out August 11, 2018. Samsel will keep releasing singles until they are ready to put out the whole album. Follow them on Instagramand Facebook to stay in the loop. While you're at the concert, enjoy some delicious shaved ice from Kona Ice!

"Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom"movie-jurassic-world-fallen-kingdom
Friday, July 26
Willamalane Park, 1276 G St.
Rated PG-13, 2 hours 10 minutes. Guide for Parents
8:00 p.m. activities: Become an archeologist and learn about dinosaurs. Movie begins at twilight.
Synopsis: Three years after the destruction of the Jurassic World theme park, Owen Grady and Claire Dearing return to the island of Isla Nublar to save the remaining dinosaurs from a volcano that's about to erupt. They soon encounter terrifying new breeds of gigantic dinosaurs, while uncovering a conspiracy that threatens the entire planet.

The KOZconcerts-the-koz
Wednesday, July 31 • 6:30-8 p.m.
Island Park, 200 West B Street
The Koz Band is a popular professional Northwest rock band specializing in accurately reproducing the big sound of the classic bands, which dominated the arena rock concerts of the 70’s and 80’s. With their vocal harmonies and instrumentation, there are no limits to the music they are able to cover. The Koz Band covers many popular groups like: Journey, Styx, Foreigner, Cars, Boston, Night Ranger, Bon Jovi and many more. Check out their website for video, song demos and upcoming shows. Check out their Facebook or  find them on Instagram.

"Incredibles 2"movie-incredibles-2

Friday, August 2
Willamalane Park, 1276 G St.
Rated PG, 2 hours 5 minutes. Guide for Parents
8:00 p.m. activities: Become a superhero and save the day. Movie begins at twilight. While you're there, enjoy some delicious shaved ice from Kona Ice!
Synopsis: Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back in “Incredibles 2” – but this time Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is in the spotlight, leaving Bob (voice of Craig T. Nelson) at home with Violet (voice of Sarah Vowell) and Dash (voice of Huck Milner) to navigate the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life. It’s a tough transistion for everyone, made tougher by the fact that the family is still unaware of baby Jack-Jack’s emerging superpowers. When a new villain hatches a brilliant and dangerous plot, the family and Frozone (voice of Samuel L. Jackson) must find a way to work together again—which is easier said than done, even when they’re all Incredible. 

Band TBD
Wednesday, Aug. 7 • 6:30-8 p.m.
Island Park, 200 West B Street
While you're at the concert, enjoy some delicious shaved ice from Kona Ice!

"Captain Marvel"movie-captain-marvel
Friday, Aug. 9
Willamalane Park, 1276 G St.
Rated PG-13, 2 hours 8 minutes. Guide for Parents
8:00 p.m. activities: Find the courage to be just like Captain Marvel. Movies begins at twilight.
Synopsis: Captain Marvel is an extraterrestrial Kree warrior who finds herself caught in the middle of an intergalactic battle between her people and the Skrulls. Living on Earth in 1995, she keeps having recurring memories of another life as U.S. Air Force pilot Carol Danvers. With help from Nick Fury, Captain Marvel tries to uncover the secrets of her past while harnessing her special superpowers to end the war with the evil Skrulls.

Roving Park Players Present: "Robin Hood"
August 10 & 11 • 6 p.m.
Meadow Park, 851 Mill Street
An original adaptation of the legendary adventures.

Island of Black and Whiteconcerts-isle-of-black-and-white
Wednesday, Aug. 14 • 6:30- 8 p.m.
Island Park, 200 West B Street
Island of Black and White, from El Dorado Hills, California, has been performing in the music scene for over a decade. Their Rock, Blues, Reggae sound is like no other. With their high energy performances, and fun raw jams, they engage all their listeners. Be prepared for a good time, and bring your dancing shoes!

“Dumbo” 2019movie-dumbo
Friday, Aug. 16
Willamalane Park, 1276 G St.
Rated PG, 1 hour 40 minutes. Guide for Parents
8:00 p.m. activities: Join us for circus themed activities. Movie begins at twilight.
Synopsis: The owner of a struggling circus enlists a man and his two children to care for a newborn elephant that can fly.

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