Summer Concerts in Standley Park

2018 Summer Concert Series in Standley Park … is over … and it was a Summer of Creating Memories!


A shout-out and thank you to the Summer Concert committee who put together a series of eight free concerts at Standley Park featuring a variety of musical styles. Many of the performing bands featured local residents.


For more concert videos and pictures, visit us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/universitycitycommunityassociation/.

Do you have feedback? Suggestions? Do you represent a band interested in performing during the 2019 Summer Concerts? Email your thanks and comments to the Concert Committee:

  • Andy Freeburn – Concert Committee chair – promovstar@aol.com
  • John Schindel – President, Standley Park Rec Council – jschindel1@san.rr.com
  • Greg Pardue – Concert Committee member – band liaison – forecast@san.rr.com

The 2018 Concert Series consists of eight concerts featuring a variety of musical styles. The concert committee makes an effort to include many professional bands with local University City residents. All concerts are at Standley Park, 3585 Governor Drive. And, new this year, all concerts are scheduled for Sunday evenings. Sound check and warmup begins at 4:30; concert from 5 to 7 PM.

  • Sunday, July 8: Teaser – Arena Rock with UC resident Rick Kern
  • Sunday, July 15: Rare Form – Alternative rock, new wave with UC resident Dan Pena
  • Sunday, July 22: Relative Minors and Friends (Classic Rock) with UC Resident Greg Zinser 
  • Sunday, July 29: Rachel Aldous & The Long Road Home – Old time country, bluegrass, folk and western swing
  • Sunday, August 5: Full Strength Funk Band with UC resident Pamela Gallo
  • Sunday, August 12: Siers Brothers – Classic rock
  • Sunday, August 19: Corvelles – Supremes Tribute (volunteer recognition night)
  • Sunday, August 26: Forecast – A variety of Jazz styles with UC resident Greg Pardue

Standley Park is a fun and family friendly venue with playground and large grassy area. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, snacks and drinks, and enjoy a lovely evening with friends and neighbors in University City. Arrive early to pick out a favorite spot in the shade. Don’t forget your dancing shoes! Please note that concerts are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.

Thank you to Scripps Health for their generous donation to sponsor the 2018 Summer Concerts. 


Please note: Do you have feedback? Suggestions?Do you represent a band interested in performing during the 2019 Summer Concerts? Send your comments to the Concert Committee:

  • Andy Freeburn – Concert Committee chair – promovstar@aol.com
  • John Schindel – President, Standley Park Rec Council – jschindel1@san.rr.com
  • Greg Pardue – Concert Committee member – band liaison – forecast@san.rr.com

Thank you to Scripps Health for their generous donation to sponsor the 2018 Summer Concerts. 

For related posts, visit https://www.universitycitynews.org/category/parks-recreation-dept/

Please note: Standley Park is a fun and family friendly venue with playground and large grassy area. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, snacks and drinks, and enjoy a lovely evening with friends and neighbors in University City. Arrive early to pick out a favorite spot in the shade. Don’t forget your dancing shoes! Please note that concerts are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.

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