Cascades Park Special Events - Jackson County Parks Special Events

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Little Caesar's Pizza Carry-outs of Jackson
and
Jackson County Parks Department
Proudly Presents

Three Giant Summer Firework Shows
and the

2014 The Cascades

Family Night Schedule

 

 

 

 

Sat., May 24: We are kicking off the summer concert series with a Giant Fireworks Show featuring Alibi beginning at 7:00 p.m. The winners of the Miss Jackson Crossroads will be present. Admission $6.00 per person; age 10 & under free when accompanied by an adult (Senior and Group Rates DO NOT APPLY).

 

Wed., Jun 18:  Big Foot Bob and the Toetappers have been thrilling audiences in Jackson for over 30 years with a powerful, soulful sound, they will be sure to take you back to the big band era. 7:30 .m. show.

 

 

Wed., Jun 25: Gemini writes and plays acoustic music for children and families with rousing sing-alongs, folk tales, and music from all around the world. The show will begin at 7:30 p.m.

 

Thurs., Jul 3:    Our Independence Day Fireworks show will be featuring Wynwood.  Wynwood has been thrilling audiences in Jackson for over 20 years. The powerful vocalists and rhythm will make you want to get up and dance. Winners of the Miss Jackson Crossroads will be present. 7:00 p.m. show. Admission is $6.00 per person; age 10 & under free when accompanied by an adult (Senior and Group Rates DO NOT APPLY).

 

Wed., Jul 9:  Australian singer/songwriter, Harper and the Midwest Kind, will wow the audience with a variety of blues, rock, funk, and soul; you won’t want to miss this show. The band will take the stage at 7:30 p.m.

 

Wed, Jul 16:  TOPPERMOST is the most widely recognized BEATLES TRIBUTE BAND in Michigan. Not only does this tribute band look and sound like the Beatles but they relate to the audience the same was as well. 7:30 p.m show.

 

Wed, Jul 23:   Ian Stewart has taken Michigan by storm with his incredible acoustic guitar and a voice that captures the grit and beauty of his homeland, Wales. Show will begin at 7:30 p.m.

 

Wed., Jul 30:  The Jackson Jazz Ensemble will really amaze you will their smooth sounds and talent. The show will begin at 7:30 p.m.

 

Wed. Aug 6:   For more than 20 years now Steve Berkemeier has combined the strength of his original songs with popular classic and contemporary songs by other artists, to entertain audiences all over the State of Michigan. Show will begin at 7:30 p.m.

 

Wed., Aug 13:  The Disney Night Extravaganza comes to The Cascades again this year. Music will be featured by The Alibi Band. The band will be on the stage to share the magical sounds of Disney. Your children will not want to miss this! Band will take the stage at 7:30 p.m.

 

Wed., Aug 20:   The Capital City Brass Band is an all-volunteer brass and percussion ensemble inspired by the traditional British-style brass band model. The band will take the stage at 7:30 p.m.

 

Sat., Aug 30:  End of Summer Fireworks Show with live entertainment by ACT III, who have been popular in the Jackson area for over 30 years. This variety band promises fun for all ages. 7:00 p.m. show. Admission is $6.00 per person; 10 & under free when accompanied by an adult (Senior discounts and Group Rates DO NOT APPLY).

(Rain Date: Sunday, September 1)

 

  

Rotary Bandshell Summer Concerts

(All Bandshell Concerts are Free to the Public)

  

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Saturday, June 7: Guitarist Jimmy Reed, from Jimmy Reed Experience fronts his very cool trio with originals and covers. Show begins at 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, June 14: The Brian Tucker Duo, featuring Tony Riske will be bringing an eclectic spin on originals and cover material. They will not disappoint. Show begins at 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, June 21: Songwriters in the Round. This event features original compositions by Jackson County singers and songwriters, a wide variety of musical tastes and genres. Bands take the stage at 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, June 28: What it is, featuring Trent Harris will be bringing smooth jazz to the Rotary Bandshell. Show starts at 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, June 12: Backroom is an alternative/classic rock band from southeast-Michigan that brings new energy to these genres. Comprised of lifetime friends who have been playing together for almost four years, success is no stranger to this group. Show will begin at 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, July 19: Bob Schultz, a lifetime area performer, brings a style of tenderness and vocal power to his one man show. Show begins at 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, July 26: Robin Lee Berry, creator of three highly publicized records brings us a unique sound straight from northern Michigan. Fiddler, Glenn Wolff, will fiddle his way into your heart. They will take the stage at 7:00 p.m.  

 

Saturday Aug. 2:  Airtight, led by arranger and keyboardist, Phil Ragland, features a wide variety of early Motown beats that shaped the future of music in America. 7:00 p.m. Showtime

 

Saturday Aug. 9: Johnny and the Aimcriers are making a name for themselves with their newly released CD. Their blend of Americana makes for a high energy performance. Show begins at 7:00 p.m.

 

Saturday, Aug. 16: Ian Stewart has taken Michigan by storm with his incredible acoustic guitar and a voice that captures the grit and beauty of his homeland, Wales. Show begins at 7:00 p.m.

 

Tuesday, Aug. 19: The Airforce Band of Mid-America, Shades of Blue. Band will take the stage at 6:30 p.m.

 

 

FALLS ADMISSION FEES

Senior: $3.00 for 65 and up. Excluding Firework Shows.

Regular Nights: $4.00 per person

Family Nights: $7.00 for entire Family Group

Firework Shows: $6.00 per person

Children 10 and under always FREE with Paid Adult
Groups Rates - 12 or more people at $3.00 per person with

one person paying for entire group. Excluding Firework Shows.

Falls Season Passes: Single (1) $40.00, Double (2) $60.00 or Family (limit 8) $90.00*

*Family nights and Fireworks are included

 

Cascade Falls is a wheelchair and stroller accessible facility with

free parking, snack bar, gift shop, museum and restrooms.

 Pets prohibited inside The Cascades

No coolers allowed inside The Cascades

 

Clean, well-maintained picnic and playground areas are adjacent to the Falls.

Alcohol is not permitted in the park

  

FAMILY NIGHTS
All shows weather permitting only

 All shows subject to last minute changes

Look at Schedule for when Characters will greet the kids
Concessions on site
 

BANDSHELL CONCERTS
All shows weather permitting only

All shows subject to last minute changes

Bring lawn chairs or blankets as seating is not provided

Alcohol is not permitted in the park

No pets please

For Additional Information:   Call (517) 768-2902

Cascades Park, 1400 S. Brown Street, Jackson MI 49203

 

 
These concerts are proudly sponsored by:

 Little Caesars Pizza
Little Caesar' Carry-outs
of Jackson




Experience Jackson

Thank you Experience Jackson for your generous sponsorship to purchase some new characters.

You can visit their website at http://www.experiencejackson.com

Entertainment Coordinator: Steve Tucker of Lochmoor Entertainment (517) 917-6974

This page originated on September 13, 2010 and was last modified on August 7, 2014

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