Patricia A. Jones Center Upcoming Events

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Are you looking for something fun and relaxing this summer?  Now, you can relax in the picnic pavilion at Corrine Rose Park (near Park Place), surrounded by nature while listening to LIVE music.

The “Picnic In The Park Summer Concert Series” is the perfect way  to relax and get away from it all. Each concert will start at 4pm and is a wonderful way to spend an early evening with your family/friends.

For more information please call 847-244-9242 or visit This is a free event, however,  space is limited. The concert series is a collaboration between Waukegan Township and Waukegan Park District. #picnicinthepark

Blast to the Past - July 22, 2022 - 4pm-6pm

blast from the past

Los Perros Cubanos - August 19, 2022 4pm-6pm


Southside Soul Kings - September 10, 2022 10:30am

Southside Soul Kings

Blast to the Past

July 22, 2022 -


Who is Blast To The Past?

Playing 1950's, 60's, 70's Rock & Roll, Motown, Country, Disco, music for festivals, concerts, clubs, reunions, and parties in the Northern Illinois area for over 20years. A 4-5 pc, band featuring a dynamic show and dance party tunes, do-wop vocals, drum solos and more.

Totally self contained with sound and lighting

Jerry Armstrong's “Blast to the Past” band plays 1950’s to 1980’s music (Rock & Roll, Motown, Country) performing for many years at casinos, corporate events, car shows, fundraisers. wedding receptions, The band features Singer Impressionist - Jerry Armstrong performing his tribute to Elvis (in outfit). #blasttothepast #picnicinthepark

Los Perros Cubanos

August 19, 2022 4pm-6pm

Who is Los Perros Cubanos?

Los Perros Cubanos; Cuban/Latin Music. The band’s music combines the traditional Cuban music styles of Son Cubano, Salsa, Cha Cha, and Charanga with modern instrumental prowess to produce a captivating sound that moves your feet.

Southside Soul Kings

September 10, 2022


We are a group of seasoned musicians who have a lot of fun entertaining audiences of all ages. Our musical experience allows us to put a smile of every face. We are high energy and infuse our energy into our performance. We play Blue/Soul/R&B/Rock and more. Expect to have your Toes Tapping. Expect to want to Dance. Expect to have FUN!

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