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Meijer Gardens names lineup for summer concert series

April 9, 2015
| By Pat Evans |
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Meijer Gardens names two more summer concert series headliners
Harry Connick, Jr. resides in New York, and his hometown is New Orleans. Photo via

Thirty shows are slated for this year’s summer concert series at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.

Meijer Gardens released today the schedule for the Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens.

More than 45 artists are slated to play the outdoor amphitheater at Meijer Gardens.

Running from June through September, the series brings an ecletic group of classics artists, such as The Beach Boys and The Temptations, on July 31, to upcoming stars like Gary Clark, Jr., on June 24.


Discounted member pre-sale tickets will go on sale April 25 and close on May 8 at midnight.

Public ticket sales will begin on May 9 at 9 a.m. Last year, 25 of the 30 concerts were sold-out.

Tickets can be purchased at Meijer Gardens, by phone at 800-585-3737 or at Public tickets range between $35 to $110.

Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens

June 3: Grand Funk Railroad with Matthew Curry

June 17: Indigo Girls

June 18: Michael Franti & Spearhead with special guest Nattali Rize & Notis

June 21: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

June 24: Gary Clark, Jr.

June 29: Del McCoury Band and Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn

July 3: An evening with Pink Martini

July 5: The Doobie Brothers with Lara Johnston

July 6: Mat Kearney with Judah & The Lion

July 9: Sweet Harmony Soul, featuring Mavis Staples, Patty Griffin and Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers

July 13: Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo

July 15: The New Pornographers with Thao & the Get Down Stay Down

July 16: The Steve Miller Band

July 19: Colbie Caillat & Christina Perri

July 29: Garrison Keillor’s "A Prairie Home Companion," "America The Beautiful Tour"

July 30: Brandi Carlile with Anderson East

July 31: The Beach Boys & The Temptations

Aug. 2: An evening with Harry Connick, Jr.

Aug. 3: An Evening with Diana Krall

Aug. 5: An evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band

Aug. 6: An evening with "Dancing with the Stars"

Aug. 9: An evening with Umphrey’s McGee

Aug. 10: Under the Sun Tour: Sugar Ray, Better than Ezra, Uncle Kracker, Eve 6

Aug. 13: Styx

Aug. 21: An evening with Vince Gill

Aug. 26: Brian Regan

Aug. 27: Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club

Sept. 2: O.A.R. with Allen Stone

Sept. 4: John Hiatt & The Combo and The Taj Mahal Trio

Sept. 7 : Tony Bennett, the summer series' 20th-anniversary concert

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