5th Annual “Rock the Park” featuring Hoots and Hellmouth

We are excited to have the band, Hoots and Hellmouth performing the Park’s annual fundraiser. This year we will be partnering with the Mushroom Festival. The fundraising concert, Rock the Park, will be held Saturday night of the Mushroom Festival under the large tent at Willow and State Street. All proceeds go toward the operation of the Anson B. Nixon Park. Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 7pm-10pm. The Mushroom Festival will turn into an all out dance party as Hoots and Hellmouth takes the stage under the big tent. SPONSORSHIP opportunities for this exciting event are available! Rock The Park 2019 Sponsorship form
  • Rock The Park – Adult Ticket

    Advance Price – 21 years and older (free beer coupon with each online ticket purchase) $15.00 Add to cart
  • Rock The Park – Youth Ticket

    ages 12-20 years FREE for 11 and under $5.00 Add to cart

Andrew Lipke, Alt Singer Songwriter blends Folk and Classical styles

Wednesday July 31st, the series welcomes Andrew Lipke with a full band. Lipke is a Philadelphia based, South African born multi-instrumentalist and composer who marries Alternative, Singer Songwriter, Folk and Classical Styles. Expect a full rock band augmented by some strings for sure. Verbena BYOB will offer dinner on July 31st. In its 13th season, the Summer Concert Series returns to Anson B. Nixon Park in June. All concerts are FREE and run 8 consecutive Wednesdays June 19th thru August 7th. Concerts are rain or shine events, and are only canceled in the event of severe weather. Shows start promptly at 7pm and run until 9pm with a brief intermission. Dinner is available for purchase from area restaurants at all performances, with desserts offered by La Michoacana Ice Cream and Sweet Magnolia Bakery.  

Check out the 2019 Concert line up!

 

Thank you to the 2019 sponsors:

The Kennett Area Park Authority is grateful to the local businesses and partnerships that help make the summer concert series free to the public.
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13th Annual Free Summer Concert Series Starts June 19th

The Anson B. Nixon Park is proud to host its free eight (8) week summer concert series in the park. In conjunction with the the Kennett Flash the summer concert series brings entertainment from all different musical genres, from country, jazz, rock, the blues and more.

The first concert of the 2019 season will start on Wednesday, June 19th from 7-9pm and will continue for the next consecutive Wednesdays with the last show presented on August 7th. The concerts are free and open to the public. Bring a blanket or a chair, sit back and enjoy the music in the beautiful out door setting of the Park. Each week a local restaurant is featured and will offer its signature dish for purchase.

Concerts are rain or shine events, and are only canceled in the event of severe weather. Shows start promptly at 7pm and run until 9pm with a brief intermission. Dinner is available for purchase from area restaurants at all performances, with desserts offered by La Michoacana Ice Cream and Sweet Magnolia Bakery.

Check out the 2019 Concert line up!

Thank you to the 2019 sponsors:

The Kennett Area Park Authority is grateful to the local businesses and partnerships that help make the summer concert series free to the public.