The ROOFTOP Summer Music Series is back by popular demand! This summer, a different live performance is featured each month on the Joliet Area Historical Museum's Outdoor Rooftop Terrace! Doors open at 6:45 pm and performers take the stage at 7:30 pm. Beer, wine, & soft drinks are available for purchase (coffee and snacks are free). In case of inclement weather, shows will be held in the Museum's indoor Auditorium.
Only $8.00 for Students with valid I.D. and JAHM Members or $10.00 for General Public.
Check out our upcoming shows!
JUNE 7th – CLASSICAL BLAST!
Classic Rock…With a Classical Twist!
Classical Blast is a fresh take on rock music! Classical Blast’s style, technique and tools breathe new life into contemporary rock music as well as the classics. From Bach to classic rock (Pink Floyd, Steve Miller, Eric Clapton, SuperTramp) to contemporary rock & pop (Metallica, Green Day, The Verve, ColdPlay, Hootie & The Blowfish, Eurythmics & MORE)! Classical Blast brings the classical arts to mainstream entertainment. An evening with Classical Blast is a total blast for all ages!
JULY 12th – LIL' ED AND THE BLUES IMPERIALS
"A bazooka assault of foot-stompin' blues and slow-burnin' knee-bucklers." -Chicago Sun-Times
Lil’ Ed And The Blues Imperials throw down old-style house-rocking shuffles, duck-walking struts and stomping rhythms as if marching down the tabletops at an all-night club…fearsome” —The Chicago Tribune
“The world’s #1 houserocking blues band” —The Boston Globe
Simply put…a show you don't want to miss!
AUGUST 9th – SHINDIG!
Take a musical and visual trip through the 60's music scene with one of the Chicago area's most authentic and HIGH ENERGY bands. Featuring songs by The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Monkees, The Rolling Stones, The Byrds, and many more, you'll be immersed in the 60's all over again as the bands' period-look mirrors their musical sets!
SEPTEMBER 13th – NOVA SOUL QUARTET
Get ready for some jazz, bossa nova, dance, funk, and soul music of the 60's & 70's, modern pop songs and more! Nova Soul will have you up and moving with great harmonies, superb vocals, and an endless catalog of songs. These excellent musicians are building a huge following for good reason!
To register for shows please visit the Museum website at www.jolietmuseum.org or call (815) 723-5201 ext. 222.
Don't wait as seating is limited – and tell your friends!
Registration Note: No tickets will be mailed. Your name and the names of all registered guests will be entered on a check-in list. Guests will provide their name upon arrival at the check-in table.
The Museum is located at 204 N. Ottawa St.(Cass & Ottawa) in Joliet. Free parking available less than a block away at Webster & Ottawa St. Download a flyer at www.jolietmuseum.org.
Proceeds from this Rooftop Music Series benefit the Museum’s Educational & Programming Departments. Event sponsored by Heineken USA, Kozol Bros., Inc. Distributors, and Harrah's Joliet.