Simply...Garnett, Kansas

Summer Concert Series

The Garnett Area Community Band will be presenting their Annual Spring Concert on Sunday, December 8, 2019 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Auditorium at Anderson County Junior Senior High School in Garnett.  
  Under the direction of Jana Havens, the Community Band will perform some Holiday favorites.
  As in years’ past, refreshments (free-will donation) will be served immediately following the concert in the Commons Area.  Everyone is invited to come, enjoy the entertaining music and visit with friends, family & neighbors.

DECEMBER 8, 2019
Anderson County High School Auditorium, 2 p.m.
Garnett Area Community Band, Garnett, KS
MAY 5, 2019
Garnett Area Community Band Spring Concert, Anderson County High School Auditorium, 3 p.m.
JULY 11, 2019
Richmond Fair, Richmond Fair Grounds, 7:15 p.m.

Thursday, July 30, the band will be riding on a float in the parade and invite you to attend!

JULY 6, 2019
Libertyfest Band Concert, Lake Garnett (East Shelter Area), 8 p.m.

Saturday, July 6, join the City of Garnett in celebration of Independence Day during the Libertyfest. The band will perform a variety of patriotic songs, followed by the community fireworks display at sunset (approx. 9:00 p.m.).

Thursday, May 23 - Join the City of Garnett as we recognize and honor those who serve our country. This event celebrates the lives of those whose memory lives on through the Project: Garnett Remembers patriotic banners on display from Memorial Day weekend through Independence Day.

Thursday, June TBA - Bring your lawn chair and your appetite for the most delightful and delicious band concert of the year! It's the Friends of the Library Ice Cream Social and the band's playin'!  Home made ice cream and cake served (freewill donation).


In case of inclement weather for an outdoor concert this summer, the First United Methodist Church, 205 S. Oak Street, Garnett, will be the alternate site for the scheduled concert.  If it is raining or the band is not on the courthouse lawn, please come to the church.  The band appreciates the availability of this location.  It is good to know that even if it rains, the band will play on.

For more information, please call Beth McCord (785) 448-3795.  New members are always welcome.  All band concerts are free. Bring a chair. Bring a guest!

The kick-off concert for the 2019 Community Band Season! Enjoy music with refreshments to follow.

JUNE 13, 2019
Music and Ice Cream, Santa Fe Depot, 7 p.m.
JULY 30, 2019
Anderson County Fair Parade Performance, stadium, North Lake Park, 7 p.m.

Garnett Area Community Band

A Christmas Concert 

MAY 23, 2019
Celebration of Service, Anderson County Courthouse Lawn, 7 p.m.

Talented musicians from Anderson County, Kansas and the surrounding area under the direction of Jana Havens.


Bring your own chair (recommended).