Simply...Garnett, Kansas

Summer Concert Series

Garnett Area Community Band, Garnett, KS
JULY 13, 2017
Summer Band Concert, Anderson County Courthouse Lawn, 7 p.m.
JULY 1, 2017
Libertyfest Band Concert, Lake Garnett (East Shelter Area), 8 p.m.


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!

JULY 25, 2017
Anderson County Fair Parade Performance, stadium, North Lake Park, 7 p.m.

Garnett Area Community Band


Bring your own chair (recommended).

JULY 20, 2017
Summer Band Concert, Anderson County Courthouse Lawn, 7 p.m.

Thursday, July 20, don't miss the final outdoor band concert for this summer.  The band will perform band favorites. Each band member will select a song.  Look for "Blue Skies", "Strike Up the Band", Sousa marches and more.

Thursday, July 25, the band will be riding on a float in the parade and invite you to attend!

Saturday July 1, 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. 9:30 p.m.).

Thursday, June 15 - 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).

JUNE 15, 2017
Music and Ice Cream, Santa Fe Depot, 7 p.m.

Talented musicians from Anderson County, Kansas and the surrounding area under the direction of John Bechen (summer) and Jeff Russell (winter).

Thursday, July 13, features songs from Broadway musicals.  Everyone will enjoy “Highlights from The Music Man” by Meredith Wilson, and Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “The Sound of Music”, plus other selections.