Bring your family to Civic Band Concerts in Waukesha this summer. All concerts are free and open to the public, thanks to the generous contributions of local businesses, organizations and individuals. Come and enjoy a wide variety of music all summer during the Civic Band Concert Series featuring local musicians. The Civic Band has entertained the community since 1945 and each week features rousing marches and feature music from movies and/or musicals. A program the whole family will enjoy. Concerts begin at 8:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Civic Band Concerts Waukesha 2023 Schedule
June 29, 2023 – A Star Spangled Spectacular
Music to celebrate our nation’s birthday, including: Proud Heritage March, American Overture for Band, and Star Spangled Spectacular – The Music of George M. Cohan
Sponsored by: Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Anthony & Andrea Bryant Family Fund and Century Fence Company
July 13, 2023 – Sousa and Friends
Featuring marches by some of America’s great march masters, including Edwin Franko Goldman, Richard Rogers, and others. If you like to tap your toes to the beat of a great march, this concert is for you!
Sponsored by: Sew Much More, LLC
July 20, 2023 – A Bit of This and That
A wide variety of musical selections to enjoy, including: The Girl with the Flaxen Hair, Concierto de Aranjuez, featuring flugelhorn soloist Craig Hurst, and the movie music of John Williams.
Sponsored by: Ford Construction and Waukesha Iron & Metal
July 27, 2023 – Broadway Bound
Music from West Side Story, Fiddler on the Roof, as well as Broadway Journey: 25 Years of Golden Classics will provide a wonderful overview of music from Broadway musical theater.
Sponsored by: Summit Woods – A Capri Community
August 3, 2023 – Jazz Express
Featuring the Big Band Music of America’s Greatest Generation and beyond
Sponsored by: Band Patrons
Les Paul Performance Center
321 Wisconsin Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53188
*Note: All concerts are presented, weather permitting.
Call WPRF Information Hotline at 262-522-9356 for updates.