Claremont Insider: Claremont Summer Events

Monday, June 22, 2009

Claremont Summer Events

Claremont's summer concerts in the park will begin next month. The local Kiwanis Club and the City host two summertime concert series in Claremont's Memorial Park. The Children's Concert Series begins Wednesday, July 8, at 7pm and runs through the end of July.

The Kiwanis and the City also host Monday Night Concerts in Park starting Monday, July 9. The Monday night concerts go from 7:30pm to 9:00pm.

Especially for the kiddies:

Children's Concert Series

Wednesday Nights 7:00pm in Memorial Park July 8th- July 29th

Join us for a summer to remember! This years Children's Concert Series is gearing up to be the best yet, with a variety of shows you and your family will enjoy. This fun and educational series is FREE and open to the community. We would like to thank the Kiwanis Club of Claremont for their continued support of the Children's Concert Series. The Kiwanis Club will be on site selling snacks and refreshments, which includes yogurt from 21 Choices.

2009 Children's Concert Schedule

* July 8 - Penelope 1 World Music & Puppets
* July 15 - Inland Valley Chorale
* July 22 - Cowboy Ken
* July 29 - The Happy Crowd

* Remember: Bring a picnic dinner, blankets and low chairs.
* Dogs are not allowed in City Parks other than Claremont Pooch Park.
* Alcoholic beverages are not allowed in any City Park.

And for everyone:
2009 Summer Monday Night Concert Series

Monday Nights 7:30pm - 9:00pm in Memorial Park

Concerts will begin on Monday, July 6th and will conclude on Monday, September 7th.
For information call (909) 399-5490.

The Claremont Monday Night Concert Series continues to be a stunning success, drawing 3,000-5,000 people each night. This 10-week series is sponsored by both the City of Claremont and the Claremont Kiwanis Club and features some of the best entertainment in the area. In an effort to appeal to a wide audience, the series features a diverse type of music while including a few traditional groups. Although the concert officially runs from 7:30-9:00pm, the concertgoers begin arriving as early as 6:00pm to select a space and enjoy dinner in the park. The Kiwanis Club offers a variety of concessions, from burgers, dogs and quesadillas to ice cream, popcorn, nachos, candy and drinks. Proceeds from the concessions fund the bands. This Monday Night Concert Series runs from July 6 - September 7, and is free and open to the public.

* Remember: Bring a picnic dinner, blankets and a low chairs.
* Dogs are not allowed in City Parks other than Claremont Pooch Park.
* Alcoholic beverages are not allowed in any City Park.

2009 Concert Schedule

* July 6 - LCR (Classic Rock)
* July 13 - Claremont Winds
* July 20 - Calypso Pirates (Reggae)
* July 27 - Suave (Latin/R&B)
* August 3 - The Ravelers (Classic Rock)
* August 10 - Yolanda Creole Woman (New Orleans)
* August 17 - All- American Wranglers (Country)
* August 24 - Reno Jones (Blues Rock)
* August 31 - Night Blooming Jazzmen (Dixielanc Jazz)
* September 7 - The Answer (Clasic Rock)