Miles Nielsen & the Rusted Hearts kick off summer concert series at Anderson Gardens May 28

Online Staff Report

Miles Nielsen & the Rusted Hearts will kick off the Tuesday Evenings in the Gardens concert series at Anderson Japanese Gardens with a 6:30 p.m. concert Tuesday, May 28. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. at the gardens, 318 Spring Creek Road, Rockford.

Guests are encouraged to arrive early to set up picnic blankets on the great lawn outside the Pavilion. Admission is free for Anderson Gardens members, $5 for non-member adults, $3 for non-member teens, and free for children 12 and younger.

Guests are welcome to bring a light picnic supper, although on-site vendors will have food and beverages available for purchase. Carry-in beverages are not allowed.

Following is the entire schedule for the 2013 summer concert series, with all concerts beginning at 6:30 p.m. and doors opening at 5:15 p.m.:

May 28: Miles Nielsen & the Rusted Hearts

June 4: Bun E. Carlos & the Monday Night Band

June 11: Mostly Water

June 18: Derek Luttrell

June 25: Joseph Messing and the Wise Men

July 2: jf gaziano & beatmerchants

July 9: Kelly Steward & the Restless Kind

July 16: Empty Pockets

July 23: Lucrezio

July 30: Antony and the Tramps

August 6: Ed Anderson

August 13: Starlight Radio

August 20: Jodi Beach

August 27: The Groove Hotel

Visit or call (815) 997-1197.

Posted May 24, 2013

Enjoy The Rock River Times? Help spread the word!