Sounds of Summer Concerts

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum.  The first two concerts will be held is the Display Garden. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair.  This year’s concert series is made possible thanks to the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert.

June 27 menu:

  • Braised beef short rib sandwich with fried onion: $8
  • Grilled shrimp skewer on lemon basil orzo: $8
  • Salad trio – sweet and sour garbanzo salad/greek pasta salad/creamy german potato salad: $8
  • Cheese and fruit plate with crackers: $6.50
  • Vegetable crudites with pita chips and hummus: $6
  • Freshly baked peach pie with vanilla ice cream: $5

Concerts are free for members. Nonmembers can take advantage of our $5 after 5pm admission on Tuesdays during the concert series. The Murch Canopy Walk and Kalberer Family Emergent Tower will not be open after 5pm on Tuesdays.

This year’s concert lineup includes:

June 20 – Brazilian Trio – Cleveland Institute of Music
June 27 – Brian Henke – Fingerstyle Guitar
July 11 – The Boogie Woogie Kid – Swing
July 18 – Light of 2 Moons – Light Classic Rock
July 25 – Chardon Polka Band – Polka
Aug. 1 – String Trio – Cleveland Institute of Music
Aug. 8 – Pernetti & Hill – Blues
Aug. 15 – Jazz Ensemble – Cleveland Institute of Music