Rochester has announced a star-studded lineup for this year’s Windstream Party in the Park concert series this summer. The concerts will all be held at the Riverside Festival site at Court St. and Exchange Blvd. Tickets are $2 per concert or $15 for a 10-week party pass. Tickets can be purchased online, at the Blue Cross Arena or on-site the night of the concert. Children under 12 are free. Also this year, concert-goers can enjoy food from several local food trucks, including Brick-n-Motor, Le Petit Poutine, Roc City Sammich and more. Several local breweries and wineries will also have tents at Party in the Park. For all up to date info on these concerts including relocation venue information in the event of rain please visit Up All Night Concerts on FaceBook.
“In addition, we plan to make this a 10-week event that celebrates Rochester. With at least one Rochester band every week, a new area that features Rochester artists and street performers, Rochester food trucks, and, of course, Rochester based beer, it’s all about summer in Rochester.” – Gerard Fisher, Event Promoter
New This Year
Local food and drink will be a highlight of Windstream Party in the Park. Food trucks will roll onto the Riverside Festival Site each week. Gourmet offerings from local trucks Brick-N-Motor, Chowder Up Seafood, ROC City Sammich, Wraps on Wheels, Le Petit Poutine, Tuscan Wood Fired Pizza and Natures Pirates will be available. Local beer from Genesee Brewing Co. and Rohrbachs Brewing Co. will be provided.
This year’s lineup
June 6 – Blues Traveler
June 13 – Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes
June 20 – moe.
June 27 – Puddle of Mudd
July 4 – Dawes
July 11 – John Brown’s Body & The Skatalites
July 18 – Great Big Sea
July 25 – Leon Russell
Aug 1 – The Head & The Heart
Aug 8 – John Hiatt & The Combo
Parking at Party
Parking is available on-street and at nearby parking garages, including the Court Street Garage at the corner of South Avenue and Court Street and at the Sister Cities Garage, 28 S. Fitzhugh St. for a $5 Special Events fee.
Other Site Rules
- For the comfort and safety of everyone, patrons are asked to leave their skateboards, in-line skates and pets at home.
- The City maintains a “No Chairs” policy for the safety of patrons; however, bleachers are provided.
- No cameras or recording devices.