The Summer Sounds Concert Series is held on Thursday nights. Live music will run from 7 - 8:30 p.m. These concerts are free and open to the public. Sponsored by John Deere. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.
June 15: Roundabout
Enjoy classic rock from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, from Journey to Kansas to Styx, from Bon Jovi to Boston, incorporating the 2, 3 and 4 part harmonies that made these classic bands sounds.
June 22: Elegant Gypsy
Enjoy progressive rock from the 70’s, classic rock and R&B.
July 20: Ankeny Community Chorus & Ankeny Community Band
Joint concert, sing along with these Ankeny favorites!
July 27: Jazz in July presents the Betsy Hickok Quartet
For more than three decades, Metro Arts Alliance’s Jazz in July is the metro area’s longest-running concert series that engages area residents in new music, while promoting Iowa musicians and the American legacy and art form of jazz.
Betsy Hickok will put her unique stamp on familiar jazz and popular songs. She is accompanied by some of Iowa's most talented musicians: Ron Roberts, guitar; Bryan Schumaker, sax; and Steve Charlson, bass.