2017 Summer Concert Series
|May 25||57 Chevy - 50's and 60's SPONSOR: The Village Cooperative|
|June 1||Green Lake Bluegrass Band - Gospel/Folk SPONSOR: Kyle's Barber Shop|
|June 8||Short on Cash - Classic Country SPONSOR: Ameriprise Financial|
|June 15||Red Letter Band - Christian Rock SPONSOR: Glenwood State Bank|
|June 22||CIMARRON - Country Rock SPONSOR: Martinson Insurance|
|June 29||Meire Grove Band - Concert Band SPONSOR: Billmark's Lakes Area Insurance|
|July 4||Special Patriotic Concert SPONSOR: DC Sheriff Fed./REA Round-Up|
|July 6||Bob & the Beachcombers - Surfer Rock SPONSOR: Larson Ins - Shuette Ins.|
|July 13||Lightning Creek - Country SPONSOR: Bursch Travel|
|July 20||Rockin Hollywoods - Oldies SPONSOR: Bell State Bank - Integrity Title|
|July 27||Loose Change - Classic Country SPONSOR: Dollar District Inc|
|Aug 3||Cassie & the Bob's - Patsy Cline SPONSOR: Echo Press|
|Aug 10||Woodpicks - Bluegrass SPONSOR: Alexandria Rotary Club|
|Aug 17||Enterprise - Variety SPONSOR: The Guitar Shoppe|
|Aug 24||Nathan's Old Time Band - Old Time SPONSOR: Jimmy Jenson Family|
|Aug 31||Pure Country - Classic Country SPONSOR: West Central Sanitation|
Location: Douglas County Courthouse Lawn
All concerts begin at 7:00pm on the courthouse lawn.
Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the music!
When rain is imminent concerts will be cancelled with the exception of Bob & the Beachcombers (July 6) and Rockin Hollywoods (July 20). These concerts will be re-located to the Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center. Cancellations will be announced to the area radio stations by 2:00pm. We will notify KXRA and KIKV, Facebook and here on our website if a concert is cancelled.
The Next Concert will be Thursday, June 22nd with CIMARRON (Country Rock)
The premier Country Rock Band of the area will perform for you their renditions of music of the Eagles: Crosby Stills and Nash; Dan Fogelberg; Simon and Garfunkel and many other great groups.
SPONSOR: Martinson InsuranceRead More
ANOTHER gorgeous night for music on The Lawn! An excellent crowd gathered to be entertained by The Red Letter Band sponsored by Glenwood State Bank. Also, our thanks to the Alexandria Jaycees for their help on The Lawn!
Craig Olson from tonight’s sponsor Glenwood State Bank stopped by to introduce the band. Thank you for your sponsorship! — with Craig Olson at Douglas County Courthouse. (Pic1)
Another sunny evening, just perfect for music! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
The band sounded fantastic, playing all of our favorites! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
A beautiful crowd for tonight’s music, happy to have ALL of you joining us. — at Douglas County Courthouse.
The top notch Name That Tune contestants. What great sports! BOTH winners! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
Kids dancing to the tunes. The real stars of the show! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
There was a little breeze this evening, but I don’t think it bothered anyone. Folks on The Lawn come prepared! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
Thank you all for joining us again this week. Come back next Thursday for Cimmaron sponsored by Martinson Insurance. — at Douglas County Courthouse.
Our Mission Statement
To support arts activities in Douglas and surrounding counties in Minnesota
The Red Willow Arts Coalition presents the Summer Concert Series on the Courthouse Lawn in Alexandria Minnesota.
These weekly musical concerts run from late May through Early September. Red Willow Arts Coalition is proud to promote and support the Arts in Central Minnesota!
The courthouse lawn concerts have become one of the areas most popular social gatherings.
A wide variety of musical styles is sure to provide an entertaining family friendly evening. Concerts begin at 7:00pm, and conclude by 8:30, with a short break for announcements and to thank sponsors.
Popcorn and water are available for sale by local youth groups.
The Douglas County Courthouse property is smoke and alcohol free. Come and enjoy a Minnesota summer evening with friends and neighbors!