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Starlight Concerts begin again, Saturday June 5!

May 30, 2017


Tell your friends and family, get your lawn chairs and blankets ready! The annual Starlight Concert series is almost here!

All Monday night concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. and will take place on the south side of Heman Park at the Midland/Shaftsbury entrance. A special Saturday, July 15, concert with Denise Thimes and the Teddy Pendergrass Revue and Tim Cunningham is set for 4 p.m.

The 2017 concert lineup is:

–June 5, Jeremiah Allen with a tribute to Steve Wonder

–June 19, the Jeff Anderson Band with a tribute to Phyllis Hyman and Peabo Bryson featuring Courtney Loveless and Samuel Huddleston

–June 26, Good 4 The Soul

–July 10, Will Robinson

–July 15, Denise Thimes, Teddy Pendergass Revue and Tim Cunningham

–July 24, The Convertibles

–July 31, Black Diamond

–August 7, Coleman Hughes Project featuring Adrianne


Starlight Concert returns to Heman Park for 2016

June 3, 2016


The annual Starlight Concert series returns Monday, June 6 in Heman Park.  This long-running favorite, sponsored by the Municipal Commission on Arts & Letters of University City, features free weekly concerts by local musicians.

This year’s schedule:

June 6 – Brock Walker’s Earth, Wind and Fire Tribute Band

June 20 – Brian Owens

June 27 – Rhoda G

July 11 – AJSR/Mother’s Children

July 18 – Jeff Hardin

July 25 – Theo Peoples

August 1 – Monya

August 8 – Denise Thimes

August 15 – Jeremiah Allen’s Tribute to Stevie Wonder

Each concert runs from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday evenings, and takes place at the concert stage near the Heman Park entrance at Midland and Shaftesbury.  Concessions are usually available at the show, sold by the University City PTO.

Questions about the event may be sent to the commission, at