By 1812Blockhouse; City of Shelby

The Mansfield Federation of Musicians Local 159 has announced the 2023 Summer Music in the Parks Series in downtown Shelby.  The concerts will begin on Wednesday, June 14 and run through Wednesday, August. 

These concerts will be performed at the Black Fork Commons Amphitheater and will run from 7 to 8:30 P.M.

The Amphitheater was opened in 2019, funded by a grant from the Richland County Foundation and a large donation by the late Lesli Barkdull Neal.

Funding is provided the American Federation of Musicians Music Performance Trust Fund along with donations from local sponsors.  Bring some lawn chairs and come enjoy some amazing local music.

Below is this year’s schedule

DatePerformerMusic Genre
June 14AFM Jazz BandBig Band Jazz
June 21AFM Concert BandJazz, Marches, Show Tunes
June 28Steve Brown & FriendsJazz, Rock
July 5Suburban BrassLight Classics
July 12Redemption Jazz BandDixieland
July 19AbstractionJazz originals, Traditional
July 26David Berry BandCountry
August 2StardustJazz
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