Music in the Park

2020 in person Concerts have been canceled due to COVID. However, Lake Park Friends has arranged for 2 virtual concerts, which we are calling “Musical Mondays: Backyard Edition”. These 2 concerts will be live streamed through the Lake Park Friends Facebook page. On August 2: you can enjoy SistaStrings and on August 10 the Eric Jacobson Trio will perform. So, get comfortable on your patio, porch or living room and tune in!

In 2019, Lake Park Friends is proud to present the 22nd season of Musical Mondays. Volunteer Presenter Jeff Bentoff has arranged another wonderful roster of musicians to make Monday a day to look forward to in the summer. Monday concerts will begin on July 8 and will end on August 26. For current updates, check the Lake Park Friends Facebook page: Lake Park Friends Facebook.

Wonderful Wednesdays is a series of eight concerts geared for children and their families. These presentations will be held on Wednesdays beginning June 19 and ending August 14 (excluding July 3). Gillian Gosman is the Volunteer Presenter of the Wednesday concerts. For current updates, check out the WW concert Facebook page: LPF Wonderful Wednesdays.

Concerts will go on, rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will move indoors to the Marcia Coles Community Room, which is in the lower level of the Lake Park Pavilion, beneath the Lake Park Bistro Restaurant (3133 E. Newberry Blvd.).

Please bring your own chairs, blankets, food and beverages as none will be provided.


Musical Mondays concerts are from 6:30-8 p.m. – View our musical lineup
Wonderful Wednesdays concerts are from 6:30-7:30 p.m. – View our musical lineup

These concerts are FREE and open to the public. These enjoyable concerts are presented in cooperation with Milwaukee County Parks, with a generous donation from the Coles Family Foundation.

All concerts take place at the Lake Park Summer Stage, just south of the playground and tennis courts, near 2975 N. Lake Park Rd., which is the restroom building and Lake Park Friends office.