We are fortunate to have the support of the Marion community, which allows us to maintain the presence of local live music performances. Below are the sponsors for the 2019 Concert in the Park series.
The Marion Community Foundation
Janis & Greg Swepston
The Wopat Community Fund
Ray & Charlotte Baldauf trust
American Legion, Porter Snyder Post #605
Allen & Jean Merritt
BK Tree Service
Charles & Betsy Blankenship
Chester Arbor 121 of Gleaner Life Insurance Society
Chico’s Bail Bonds
Damon & Angie Osborne
Dan & Amy Erickson
Del Gittinger Memorial
Dostal & Kirk Insurance
Harry & Elaine Uber
Henry A. True Trust
James E. Caldwell
Jim & Marsha Carroll
John & Barbara Simmermon
John & Carolyn Heimlich
Johnston Supply, Inc.
Junior Service Guild
Kenneth & Barbara Daniel
Kingston Residence of Marion
Marion Convention and Visitors Bureau
Marion Parks and Recreation Department
Stephen Sawzin & Dorothy Gurtzweiler
Waldo Animal Clinic
WMRN, Jeff Ruth and Paul James
Zucker and Associates Insurance
*** Note: For those persons contemplating a sponsorship, the time limit has passed to donate and get your name or your company name on the flyer for 2019. From this point on additional sponsors will be recognized on this page, announced at the performances, and will be added to the list for the 2020 season. Sponsor information is listed at the bottom of this page.
Various groups perform at McKinley Park in Marion each Sunday evening at 7pm during the summer months. Attendance at the concerts is free, although donations are accepted to offset expenses of the scheduled performers. The exception is the Marion Concert Band, which donates its time and energy for the project. The 2019 schedule is:
June 16 The Marion Concert Band
June 23 The Palace Theatre Big Band
June 30 Geeze Cats
July 7 The Marion Concert Band
July 14 Muleskinner Band
July 21 Aly Ryerson, Jazz Flutist with Trombones Plus
July 28 The Dixie Krauts
Aug 4 The Marionaires
Aug 11 The Marion Concert Band
*** Note: All performances start at 7pm.
If you are considering a donation for the 2019 season, this is the perfect time to make that commitment. Donors are recognized in the printed program distributed at each concert, by announcement during the performance, and by mention here, at our web site. The Marion Concert Band is a registered 501 (C) (3) charity (#34-1492139), making contributions tax deductible.
Donations in any amount are appreciated. Checks should be made out to the Marion Concert Band, and sent either to our Director, Bill Swihart at 632 Bordeaux Avenue, Marion, Ohio 43302, or our Treasurer, Beth Cumbie, at 960 Villandry Drive, Marion, OH 43302. Questions can be directed to Bill Swihart at 740-360-2213.
Thanks to all of you who choose to support the performing arts in Marion.