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Something Musical

Enjoy July’s open-air concerts
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Outer Vibe

If you missed the Concerts in the Park series last month or just need more outdoor summer tunes, the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo has you covered with this month’s concert lineup.

Every Sunday through August these free concerts bring local artists to Bronson Park, in downtown Kalamazoo, with the exception of July 2, when no concert is scheduled, and July 9, when a festival will be held in Portage that’s jointly sponsored with the K’zoo Folklife Organization.

The concerts slated for this month are:

  • The K'zoo Folklife Music Festival (see entry under Something Folksy), 1–4 p.m. July 9, Overlander Bandshell, 7999 S. Westnedge Ave., Portage.
  • Outer Vibe, rock/pop band, 4 p.m. July 16, Bronson Park.
  • Motor City Women & Detroit Express, rock/blues band, 4 p.m. July 23, Bronson Park.
  • The Verve Pipe, rock band, 4 p.m. July 30, Bronson Park.

For the full summer Concerts in the Park schedule and additional information, visit kalamazooarts.org.