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Summer Concerts and Movies
2014 Summer Concerts and Movies

Catch a concert, see a movie or attend a great festival this summer in Burnsville! All events are free and open to the public. For event updates and cancelation notices call the Recreation Hotline at 952-895-4507 or visit the City's Facebook and Twitter pages.

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Wednesday in the Park – Civic Center Concerts 
Civic Center Park, 75 Civic Center Pkwy. 7 p.m.

The Wednesday in the Park Concert Series sponsored by Burnsville, Eagan, Savage - Independent School 191 Community Education Department and the City of Burnsville provides musical entertainment for your listening pleasure.

Concerts are planned for outdoors at the Civic Center Park Amphitheater pending good weather. If the weather is undesirable, the concerts will be held at Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Parkway. If you donate a non-perishable food item you can receive a Pepsi-product in exchange. The Burnsville Senior Center will also sell popcorn for $1. 
June 25: Ageless (pop rock by teens and preteens from the Twin Cities)
July 2: No concert 
July 9:  Percolators (danceable 60s and 70s rock with a little country and blues) 
July 16:  Dakota Valley Summer Pops and Chorale 
July 23:  The Zinghoppers Group (Zinghopper Kidz Dance Party) 
July 30:  Machinery Hill (original tunes that blend ska, klezmer, Celtic, rock and American folk 
Aug. 6:  Remembering the King (an Elvis tribute featuring Steve Marcio)


Thursday Rockin’ Readers
Nicollet Commons Park, 12600 Nicollet Ave. 11 a.m.

Prior to Rockin’ Lunch Hour Concerts, elementary principals from Independent School District 191 will read some great books to kids. Books are geared toward elementary and preschool children. Sponsored by Independent School District 191 and City of Burnsville
June 12 - Aug. 21 (no reader July 3): Weekly readers will be announced soon


Thursday Rockin’ Lunch Hour Concerts
Nicollet Commons Park, 12600 Nicollet Ave.  noon

Noon performances at Nicollet Commons Park are back! These performances will run throughout the summer and are geared toward preschool-aged audiences. Grab the kids and come down to the park for a rockin’ good time!
June 12: Bob the Beachcomber
June 19: Choo Choo Bob
June 26: Kidz Dance
July 3: NO SHOW
July 10: Spin Zone
July 17: Kidz Dance
July 24: Sticks and Stones
July 31: Magic Show
Aug. 7: Kidz Dance
Aug. 14: Wiggle, Jiggle and Jam!
Aug. 21: Bob the Beachcomber


Friday Night "Flicks on the Bricks"Twilight Zone Logo
Nicollet Commons Park, 12600 Nicollet Ave. Seating at 7:30 p.m. – show begins at dusk

Free movies at Nicollet Commons Park in the Heart of the City.
June 6:
Mary Poppins (G)
I Love Burnsville Week event kicking off the City's 50th anniversary celebration
(the movie is also celebrating its 50th anniversary)!
June 20: Frozen (PG)
July 11:            The Nut Job (PG)
July 25: Despicable Me 2 (PG)
Aug. 8: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (PG-13)
Aug. 22: Monsters University (G)


New Spaces logoNew Spaces Heart of the City Music Festival – Sunday Night Concerts
Nicollet Commons Park, 12600 Nicollet Ave.  7 p.m.

Free concerts in Nicollet Commons Park in the Heart of the City. Sponsored by New SpacesKing and CompaniesCreative Color and School of Rock.
June 29 - Aug. 3: Weekly performers will be announced soon

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