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.
July 20 Rockin Hollywoods – Oldies SPONSOR: Bell State Bank – Integrity Title
Week 9 – July 20 Rockin’ Hollywoods
The Rockin’ Hollywoods present “Solid Gold Rock & Roll” from the 1950’s thru the 1980’s with an energy and excitement that captivates audiences of all ages.
Formed in 1973, the band utilizes period costuming, very physical choreography and staging, with great vocals and musicianship, gaining them critical and popular praise.Read More
Sixty degrees and a little breeze made for a cool evening on The Lawn. Luckily we had some great country tunes to warm us up! Lightning Creek sponsored by Bursch Travel was there to entertain and they did it right!
Thank you Fred Bursch and Bursch Travel for sponsoring tonight’s music and stopping by to introduce the band! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
Lightning Creek played a great collection of country favorites, older AND newer! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
Plenty of jackets and sweatshirts on The Lawn, and even a few blankets! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
We all had such a good time singing along to those fun country tunes! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
Thank you Lightning Creek for the lovely evening of music and memories! — at Douglas County Courthouse.
A wonderful crowd assembled on The Lawn tonight. Thank you all for coming! Don’t forget to join us next week for The Rockin Hollywoods sponsored by Bell State Bank and Integrity Title…on The Showmobile! — 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!