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Escanaba City Band

Ludington Street, Escanaba, MI 49829
+1 906-789-7862
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Great entertainment for free!

Each Wednesday evening during the summer, a group of excellent musicians provide a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Gladstone, United States
Summer Fun!

It's always fun to see this band perform at the Ludington Park bandshell in Escanaba on Wednesday... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Madison, Wisconsin
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Municipal band offers a variety of music in Ludington Park during the summer months at the Ludington Park Band Shell. Wednesday evenings at 7:30 p.m., weather permitting. Thurs. rain date.
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Ludington Street, Escanaba, MI 49829
Ludington Street, Escanaba, MI 49829
+1 906-789-7862
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Each Wednesday evening during the summer, a group of excellent musicians provide a wonderful concert in beautiful Ludington Park on the lake in downtown Escanaba. A wide variety of music is played. A little something for everyone.

Thank 889lum
Reviewed 11 August 2017

It's always fun to see this band perform at the Ludington Park bandshell in Escanaba on Wednesday nights. Unfortunately, they got rained out when we went to see them this year.

Thank Madisonalder
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The city band is awesome and provides free entertainment for anyone all summer long!! Kudos to great entertainment!!❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

Thank cookiegascon
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Like I said summer doesn't begin till the band starts...always entertaining and very talented! Have a late supper while you're waiting for them to set up and then relax and listen, nice variety or music also!!

Thank jodijo1
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Free open air concerts in beautiful Ludington Park. Bruce Cassell leads this group of talented local musicians and gives young and old alike a reason to gather and enjoy music in the park.

Thank HarleyGirl61
Reviewed 22 August 2014

The Escanaba City Band is comprised of real band instruments...you know tuba, trombone, trumpet, etc. It's kind of rare to see this kind of band host events this day in age, it was like a blast from the past! Very cool, I would definitely recommend...More

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

It just does not get any better than this! Beautiful park, Lake Michigan, City Band playing Sousa marches, and some of the best fireworks that I have seen (short of Wash DC on the bi-centennial), being shot off over the water. I would not trade...More

4  Thank foodfan57VA
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Love the performances of this band every Wed. night during the summer at the beautiful bandshell and park. Usually get a picnic dinner together with a blanket and enjoy a very pleasant night.

1  Thank jdjwiskx
Reviewed 3 December 2013

What a deal! During the sumer months, free concerts have been available on Monday and Wednesday evenings. The city band plays different styles of music each Wednesday to a crowd of people who either sit on the provided seating or on a blanket on the...More

1  Thank Pilot7070
Reviewed 30 July 2013

I love listening to the Escanaba City Band. Particularly when they play out at the state park at Fayette. They are very good and I also like listening to them when they play in Ludington Park.

2  Thank Yooper5
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