WELCOME TO THE KANKAKEE MUNICIPAL BAND WEBSITE!



Every summer, the Kankakee Municipal Band performs a series of free outdoor concerts. The band performs a wide variety of crowd pleasers including marches, Broadway show tunes, overtures and popular favorites.




Check back often for the latest news and annoucements!




Concerts are held on Thursday evenings starting at 7:00 pm in historic Bird Park along the Kankakee River.  The band performs at the Don Palzer Band Shell on the park's north side. 

Parking is free.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a relaxing evening of Music Under The Stars.


Recent Announcements

  • 2015 Season Conductor Vacancy The Kankakee Municipal Band is seeking a conductor to begin in Summer 2015. The organization is managed by a seven-member Board of Directors and is funded by the City ...
    Posted Jun 27, 2014, 10:08 PM by Heather Crooks
  • Welcome Back! Welcome back to the 2014 Concert Season for the Kankakee Municipal Band.  Our first concert of the season will be on Thursday, June 5th.NOTE: Our concert start time has ...
    Posted May 5, 2014, 8:15 PM by Heather Crooks
  • Oberweis is back! Oberweis will be joining us again for the 2014 Concert Series.  You can find them at the June 12th, July 3rd, and July 31st concerts.  Hope to see you there
    Posted May 5, 2014, 8:13 PM by Heather Crooks
  • Oberweis! Oberweis will be at the concert on August 1st. Enjoy a free concert and fabulous ice cream!!
    Posted Jul 31, 2013, 10:05 PM by Heather Crooks
  • 7/18 Concert Concert is on for tonight! Band members are allowed to wear navy or black shorts and sandals. Please bring lots of water. Stay cool!!
    Posted Jul 18, 2013, 12:36 PM by Heather Crooks
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