May
1
1:00 pm13:00

Music In The Park Weekend- Let The Music Play (Rain or Shine)

  • Howell Park

Music In The Park Weekend culminates with a day of music performed by some of the best to ever do it. The music keeps playing from 1 PM until 7 PM in an intimate staging configuration.  The line-up includes Teresa Hightower, Russell Gunn, Federico Gonzalez Pena, Donnie, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, Chris Dave and the Drumhedz and others.  Note: Due to pending rain, the line-up might shift but the music will keep playing in Kebbi's new gallery across from Howell Park at 992 David Abernathy Drive.  

1:00 PM - 1:40 PM              Wolf Pack

2:00 PM - 2:40 PM             Tierra Adentro Dance Ensemble (New Mexico)

3:00 PM - 3:40 PM             Russell Gunn

4:00 PM - 4:40 PM             Federico Gonzalez Pena

5:00 PM – 5:15 PM              Donnie

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM             Theresa Hightower

6:15 PM – 7:00 PM               MITP Orchestra w/ Miguel Atwood Ferguson

7:15 PM - 8:00 PM               Chris Dave & The Drumhedz


Apr
30
3:00 pm15:00

Music In The Park Weekend - Sounds of the Future

  • Wren's Nest

Day one of Music In the Park Weekend places student combos and bands front and center at the Wren's Nest. Come out and experience what the future of music sounds like. Student ensembles from throughout Metro-Atlanta will perform.

Performance Schedule: 

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM         Jean Childs Young Middle School Orchestra    
4:00 PM- 4:30 PM          Westlake High School Band    
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM         Mwanzi Harriott Band (Youth Ensemble)
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM         Tri-Cities High School Orchestra
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM         James Robertson Band (Youth Ensemble)
6:30 PM – 7:00 PM         Tri-Cities High School Jazz Band
7:00 PM- 7:30 PM           Morgan Guerin Group 

 

Apr
17
2:00 pm14:00

Music In The Park Atlanta at Atlanta Streets Alive

Atlanta City Councilwoman Cleta Winslow poses with the Tubas. Photo Courtesy of Atlanta Streets Alive.

Atlanta City Councilwoman Cleta Winslow poses with the Tubas. Photo Courtesy of Atlanta Streets Alive.

Music in the Park Atlanta collaborates again this year with Atlanta Streets Alive to highlight local musicians, dancers and cultural institutions.  This year Atlanta Streets Alive Expands the Historic West End route and connects seven Atlanta neighborhoods via Ralph David Abernathy Blvd and Georgia Ave. Neighborhoods include, from west to east: Westview, West End, Adair Park, Pittsburgh, Mechanicsville, Summerhill, and Grant Park.  

Visit the Music In The Park Atlanta stages located at The Wren's Nest, West Hunter Church, West End Performing Arts Center and 992 Abernathy. 

Performance Schedule:

Wren’s Nest
Chris Suarez (Ciroc)  2:00-2:30
Ramone Pooser 2:50-3:20
Alpiar Experiment (AE) 3:40-4:10
Omega Level 4:30-5:00
Mausiki Scales 5:20-6:00

West Hunter Baptist Church
Invisible's Den 2:00-2:30
Mwanzi Harriott 2:50-3:20
CJ Reid 3:40-4:10
Rasheeda Ali 4:30-5:00
Saira 5:20-6:00

West End Merchant's Association Tent
Mike Walton 2:00-2:40
Brandon Boone 3:00-3:40
Nick Rosen 4:00-4:40
Morgan Guerin Group 5:00-6:00

West End Performing Arts Center (WEPAC)
Harkestra 2:00-2:30
Against the Grain (feat. Convergence Members) 2:50-3:20
Magnolia Roots Preservation Society 3:40-4:10
Automajic 4:30-5:00
Elliot Holden 5:20-6:00

Kebbi's New Gallery (992 Abernathy)
Children’s Face Painting (on-going)

Meditative Funk 2:00-2:40
Brenda Moorer 3:00-3:40
Julie Dexter 4:00-4:40
Lightning Orchestra 5:00-6:00

Pop-Up Experiences (throughout the day)
African Drummers -An Ka Fo Drum & Dance, Quic Rojas and The Funklordz, Tubas, Drumline and Horn Fanfare Competition

And don't forget the DJ's

Cozy Shawn – Wren’s Nest

Ras Kofi - West Hunter Baptist Church

Salah Ananse - New Gallery (922 Abernathy)

Cha-Cha – West End Merchant’s Association Tent

Larmarrous – West End Performing Arts Center