Enjoy FREE outdoor live music every Thursday at lunchtime AND in the evening all summer long!
Lunchtime Live! - Thursdays in Houdini Plaza* June 7 thru Aug. 30, 11:30am-1pm :
Enjoy acoustic music by local musicians on your lunch hour! Bring your lunch, grab takeout from a Downtown restaurant or purchase on-site from local vendors. Some seating is available in the plaza or bring your own chair or blanket.
June 7 Russ Reiser
June 14 Street Music Artists - More information on Street Music Week (June 11-15) here.
June 21 Brandon Van Dalen
June 28 Dr. Dobbe
July 5 Scotty Meyer
July 12 Tom Winch
July 19 Miss Molly
July 26 John Lambert
Aug 2 Mile of Music Artists
Aug 9 Benjamin Olson
Aug 16 TJ & Lynn
Aug 23 Erin & Jeff Duo
Aug 30 The Accords
*In the event of inclement weather, Lunchtime Live! will go on at Appleton Street Sports Bar & Grill (124 N. Appleton St. just one block north of Houdini Plaza)
Heid Music Summer Concert Series - Thursdays in Houdini Plaza* June 7 -Aug. 30, 5:30-8:30pm:
Move and groove to the music of the summer on center stage in Downtown Appleton!. Your favorite adult malt beverages, wine, soda and water will all be available, along with food from your favorite Downtown bars, restaurants and vendors in the park. Some seating is available in the plaza or bring your own chair or blanket.
While you are here, stop at the Downtown businesses open later for you! And ask about wristband specials after the concerts at your favorite nightlife locations!
Remember...bring your ID if you plan to purchase beer or wine tickets, everyone will be carded. No alcohol carry ins are allowed.
2018 Band Line-Up:
June 7 RPM
June 14 Cool Waters Band
June 21 Boomboxx
June 28 Road Trip
July 5 Hyde
July 12 Unity the Band
July 19 Spicy Tie Band
July 26 Saddlebrook
Aug 2 Mile of Music Artist Showcase
Aug 9 Mistrial
Aug 16 Cougars Band
Aug 23 Boxkar
Aug 30 Verona Grove
Join the movement! Make Music Day is an annual celebration that occurs each June 21, when people in more than 800 cities around the world make music together on the summer solstice. Join Heid Music, Mile of Music, and Appleton Downtown Inc. as we celebrate the movement for the first time this year! Click here for more information and the listing of Make Music Day events.
Plenty of Parking in nearby ramps or at parking meters (free after 6pm).
*In the unlikely event of inclement weather, Heid Music Summer Concerts will go on at the OuterEdge Stage, 303 N. Oneida St.
Please note: per City of Appleton ordinance, no dogs are allowed.
AND IF THAT STILL ISN'T ENOUGH LIVE MUSIC, CHECK OUR CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR MORE OPTIONS!
Download a copy of our Summer Pocket Guide to know about all the great events happening Downtown this summer! Or pick up a copy at one of your favorite Downtown businesses.