Warm summer nights are meant to be spent outdoors enjoying live music with family and friends. Here are some of the top places and events to check out in Elkhart County.


Elkhart Municipal Band

Music series

Goshen Brewing Company, Wednesday evening concerts start at 7 p.m. are free, some Sunday concerts are ticketed events

Groovin’ in the Gardens Summer Concert Series, Wellfield Botanic Gardens, Elkhart, 7 p.m. Thursday evenings from June 13, 2024, to August 15, 2024.
The concert lineup features a variety of musical styles by popular artists including Dave Bennett, local favorites High Life and Memphis Underground and special guests, Rolling Stones tribute band Satisfaction! Gates open at 6 p.m., concerts begin at 7; get your space on the lawn, on the Event Plaza, or anywhere you’d enjoy listening!

Music on the Deck, Fruit Hills Winery & Orchard, Bristol, 2 p.m. Sundays in the summer

Summer Concert Series in McNaughton Park, 701 Arcade Ave., Elkhart, featuring the Elkhart Municipal Band, 8 p.m. Tuesdays through August. 

Lerner on the Lawn, during Elkhart ArtWalk, Central Park, 6 p.m. fourth Thursdays through October


Elkhart Jazz Festival

Music festivals and events

Elkhart Jazz Festival, downtown Elkhart, June 20 - 23, 2024

Rhapsody Arts & Music Festival, Island Park, Elkhart, June 7 - 8, 2024


Music venues

Blue Gate Theatre, Shipshewana

Lerner Theatre, Elkhart

Goshen Theater, Goshen

Round Barn Theatre, Nappanee

Schedules at music venues are updated frequently. Check their websites for the most up-to-date information.

Check out our events calendar here.

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Deals & Discounts

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