Free, Family-friendly Summer Concert Series In celebration of our Sesquicentennial

Join us as we celebrate 150 years in the community with free concerts, entertainment, informal tours and more.

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  • Catering by Casual Joe's: Mini Chicago-style hotdogs, classic pulled pork sandwich with chips, mac and cheese, build-your-own smash bowls, nacho bar, dessert; vegan and gluten-free options available
  • Beverage tent: soda, water, lemonade, beer, wine, special Smash cocktail
  • Free face painting, lawn games, ball games and kids' activities
  • Campus history tours: 30-minute walking tours starting at 5 and 6 p.m.
  • Studio 84, the Ice Age Trail, UW-Whitewater's Summeround season
  • Bring your own picnic or purchase a meal from our vendors - just no carry-ins of alcohol, please
  • In case of rain, all events will take place in the University Center

https://www.emilybirsansoprano.com

  • Catering by the Black Sheep: Pasta (regular and gluten-free) with vegetarian and meat sauce options; grilled steak bruschetta; cheese and charcuterie plates; mac and cheese; lemon Italian ice and tiramisu. 
  • Beverage tent: soda, water, lemonade, beer, wine, Festival of Song cocktail
  • Free caricature artist, lawn games, ball games and kids' activities
  • Science Outreach with film canister rockets, blow-up bags and watermelons, slime and giant bubbles
  • Campus history tours: 30-minute walking tours starting at 5 and 6 p.m.
  • Tabling by the University Bookstore, Studio 84, the Ice Age Trail, UW-Whitewater's Summeround season
  • Bring your own picnic or purchase a meal from our vendors - just no carry-ins of alcohol, please
  • In case of rain, all events will take place in the University Center

https://kingsolomonreggae.com/

  • Catering by the Flying Cow Pizza, Smoked on Wheels BBQ, Lefty's Two, Yang's Thai food, Pops Kettle Corn, Sugar Spun cotton candy
  • Beverage tent with soda, water, lemonade, beer, wine
  • More than 35 Whitewater City Market vendors will be bringing local products like honey, kombucha, seasonal produce, preserves, eggs, meat (chicken, beef, bison, pork, and lamb), handmade soap, coffee, chocolates, bread, pastries, jewelry, and plants
  • Free juggler, lawn games, and kids' activities
  • Hands-on activities with Science Outreach and garden craft with UW-W Sustainability
  • 30-minute campus history walking tours starting at 5 and 6 p.m and landscapting and garden walking tours at 5:30 and 6:30 p.m.
  • University Bookstore, Studio 84, the Ice Age Trail, Whitewater Chamber of Commerce UW-Whitewater's Summeround season
  • Bring your own picnic or purchase a meal from our vendors - just no carry-ins of alcohol, please
  • In case of rain, all events will take place in the University Center 


https://www.whiskeybelles.com/

  • Catering by the SweetSpot
  • Beverage tent: soda, water, lemonade, beer, wine
  • Free balloon artist, lawn games, ball games and kids' activities
  • Campus history tours: 30-minute walking tours starting at 5 and 6 p.m.
  • University Bookstore, Studio 84, the Ice Age Trail, UW-Whitewater's Summeround season
  • Bring your own picnic or purchase a meal from our vendors - just no carry-ins of alcohol, please
  • In case of rain, all events will take place in the University Center

https://www.alteredfive.com/

  • Catering TBD
  • Beverage tent: soda, water, lemonade, beer, wine
  • Free magician, lawn games, ball games and kids' activities
  • Science Outreach with film canister rockets, blow-up bags and watermelons, slime and giant bubbles
  • Campus history tours: 30-minute walking tours starting at 5 and 6 p.m.
  • University Bookstore, Studio 84, the Ice Age Trail, UW-Whitewater's Summeround season
  • Bring your own picnic or purchase a meal from our vendors - just no carry-ins of alcohol, please
  • In case of rain, all events will take place in the University Center

http://www.madisonjazzorchestra.com/The_Madison_Jazz_Orchestra/Home.html

  • Catering TBD
  • Beverage tent: soda, water, lemonade, beer, wine
  • Free face painting, lawn games, ball games and kids' activities
  • Science Outreach with film canister rockets, blow-up bags and watermelons, slime and giant bubbles
  • Campus history tours: 30-minute walking tours starting at 5 and 6 p.m.
  • University Bookstore, Studio 84, the Ice Age Trail, UW-Whitewater's Summeround season
  • Bring your own picnic or purchase a meal from our vendors - just no carry-ins of alcohol, please
  • In case of rain, all events will take place in the University Center

All concerts are located just off Main Street on the Wyman pedestrian mall. Free parking is available in lots 1 and 12. Bring a blanket and a picnic or purchase food and beverages from our food carts.   

Location graphic that shows mall, main street, designated parking

The Summer Concert Series is one of many ways UW-Whitewater is marking its Sesquicentennial.