Concerts in the Park

Get ready for memorable summer evenings with the return of our popular Concert in the Park series. These FREE concerts will feature a variety of musical performances to fill the air! Bring your family and friends to enjoy a night of music, and don’t forget your lawn chairs or blankets for seating.

The Nu Wavers
Saturday, July 8
Duck races begin at 5:30 p.m.; the concert starts at 6 p.m.
Milwaukie Bay Park
11211 SE McLoughlin Blvd, Milwaukie
Enjoy waterfront views while dancing to your favorite classic hits and alternative gems. With five distinct singers, The Nu Wavers capture the diversity of some of the most memorable eras in pop culture. Hearth and Soul PizzaPidgin HoleAlchemy Sandwich Co.Breakside Brewery, Hip Chicks Do Wine and Neighborhood Creamery will be on-site. Duck races are taking place at 5:30 and the concert starts at 6 p.m.

Kenari Quartet – Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival
Friday, July 14

7-8 p.m.
North Clackamas Park
440 SE Kellogg Creek Dr., Milwaukie

Applauded for their “flat-out amazing” performances and “stunning virtuosity” (Cleveland Classical), the highly acclaimed Kenari Quartet will perform a variety of music to entertain the entire family. Presented in partnership with SoundsTruck NW, the Pacific Northwest’s premier mobile venue. Snacks will be available for purchase to support the Milwaukie Community Center Foundation. Free parking is available in the North Clackamas Park parking lot.

Red Yarn
Thursday, July 20
5:30-7 p.m.
Ardenwald Park
3667 SE Roswell St. Milwaukie, OR
Kids and their families are invited to join us for a delightful 45-minute folk concert with acclaimed Portland family performer Red Yarn (aka Andy Furgeson). Weaving folksongs and puppetry into high-energy, interactive shows, Red Yarn will have audiences singing, dancing, stomping, clapping, while introducing his Critter friends along the way. These handmade animal puppets provide comic relief, calm and tender moments, and valuable social-emotional lessons sure to entertain all ages. Face painting and other kids activities will be on-site.