Arts in the Park.
2017 Concerts at the Battlefield
Be sure to bring blankets or lawn chairs!
|April 29th Saturday 7pm||College of the Ozarks Band||This group is comprised of approximately 45 students who are both music and non-music majors. They perform a variety of music at several venues throughout the year. We are honored to have them at the battlefield.|
|May 6th Saturday 7pm||High Strung Bluegrass||High Strung has its roots in the Oldfield Opry at Oldfield, Missouri. Kerre, Tonya, and Denis are known for their beautiful, tight harmony. High Strung has been performing bluegrass, country, and gospel music for 14 years.|
|May 13th Saturday 7pm||The Missouri State University Community Band||Conducted by Ron Brammer, this band is comprised of approximately 65 wind and percussion musicians from throughout the Southwest Missouri area. The band is truly Springfield’s community band. The membership reflects a wide range of ages, vocations, and professions, having been drawn together by a common love for making music on their chosen instruments.|
|May 20th Saturday 7pm||Missouri Boatride Bluegrass||This talented group performs regularly in Branson and at Silver Dollar City. Dean, the mandolin player, made a guest appearance on the Andy Griffith Show as one of the Darling Family. They performed at the battlefield in 2011 and were enjoyed by all visitors.|
|May 27th Saturday 7pm||The Wings of Swing Big Band||This versatile group of musicians performs in the traditional big band style from the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s. They have become one of the most popular bands in the Arts in the Park concert series.|
|*June 3rd Saturday 11-4pm||Ray House Jamboree||Our annual bluegrass music festival, on the front porch of the historic Ray House (Tour Stop Two), featuring several local groups performing traditional Ozark music.|
*All concerts are FREE and open to the public except for the June 3rd program,
at the Ray House, where the regular tour road admission of $7.00 per person,
or $15.00 per car, will apply.