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 2021 Concert in the Park series.
The Marion Community Foundation
(The Wopat Community Fund )
Ray & Charlotte Baldauf Trust
Park National Bank
Anonymous x 2
Allen & Jean Merritt
Chester Arbor 121 of Gleaner Life Insurance Society
Dan & Amy Erickson
The McCartney Family Trust
Fred & Margie Saull
Henry A. True Trust
L.A.M.B.S (Life After Music Boosters Club)
Snyder Funeral Homes
Roger and Jane Ruth
*** Note: For those persons contemplating a sponsorship, there is still time. Sponsors will be announced prior to and during the performances, and will appear on the printed programs each week.
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. Here is the 2021 schedule:
June 20 Marion Concert Band
June 27 Cat Daddy & the Handsome Gentlemen
July 4 Geeze Cats
July 11 Marion Concert Band
July 18 United In Harmony
July 25 Trombones Plus
August 1 The Palace Theatre Big Band with Johnny Steiner and Ann Schertzer
August 8 Marion Concert Band
*** Note: All performances start at 7pm, and may be negatively impacted by weather conditions.
If you are considering a donation for the 2021 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.