Help Support Our Summer Concerts!

Concert donations can be mailed to:
PRFAS
PO BOX 89A
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Park Ridge Fine Arts Society

P.O. Box 89A Park Ridge, IL 60068

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Event Calendar

SUMMER 2016 SEASON
All concerts are presented at 8 pm in Hodges Park, downtown Park Ridge, and are free and open to the public. 

Friday, June 17

Celebrate the Summer

Including Copland’s Outdoor Overture, Delius’s Summer Evening,  and Dvorak’sNew World Symphony.

Friday, June 24

Land of the Midnight Sun

Including selections from Grieg’s Peer Gynt plus Sibelius’s Second Symphony and his rousing Finlandia.

Friday, July 1

American Salute

A patriotic celebration featuring baritone Thomas Forde, a Park Ridge native, with songs from 1776, The Civil War, Ragtime, and more.

Friday, July 8

The Big Screen

A showcase of Hollywood Hits by John Williams, Henry Mancini, James Horner, Howard Shore, Elmer Bernstein, and other masters of film writing.

Friday, July 15

Broadway Bonus

Delight in familiar songs from the Golden Age of Broadway, with music by Rogers and Hammerstein, Lerner and Loewe, Leonard Bernstein, Victor Herbert, and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Friday, July 22

Brian Patti

Big Band

Friday, July 29

Park Ridge Park District Sponsored Music

Stay tuned for more details. 

Friday, August 5

Park Ridge Park District Sponsored Music

Stay tuned for more details. 

These concerts are sponsored in part by the Music Performance Fund of the American Federation of Musicians as administered by the Chicago Federation of Musicians.  Thanks to the following organizations that contribute to making these concerts possible for our community.

  • Musician’s Performance Fund and Chicago Federation of Musicians
  • The City of Park Ridge
  • The Park Ridge Recreation & Park District

***Park Ridge Park District will be selling food for the convenience of our patrons and families.  Pizza, hot dogs, drinks from vending truck.  You can buy something in the park, take a break from cooking and just enjoy the evening.

You can help support the concerts.  Join us for our Fundraiser Dinner-dance at Park Ridge Country Club.  Date tbd or you can mail a check to our PO Box or make a donation online.  

Saturday, November, 2016 at Park Ridge Country Club

Support Concerts in the Park by joining us for an evening of dinner and dance.  $125 per person or $1,250 for table of 10.  Email us at prfas@yahoo.com and we will email or mail you an invite. 

Help Support Our Summer Concerts!

Concert donations can be mailed to:
PRFAS
PO BOX 89A
Park Ridge, IL 60068