Groovin’ in the Gardens Summer Concert Series Presented by
Live music performances provide the soundtrack to magical evenings at Wellfield Botanic Gardens’ Groovin’ in the Gardens – Summer Concert Series. The concert lineup features an eclectic assortment of music by popular artists of the area and beyond.
Gates open at 6 p.m., concerts begin at 7; get your space under the tent, on the lawn, on the Event Plaza, or anywhere you’d enjoy listening from while feeling physically-distanced.
Stroll the beautiful garden trails including our NEW Japanese-inspired “Island Garden” while listening to nature’s symphony before enjoying the concerts as the sun sets.
Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs or a blanket; limited chairs will be available at the venue. Handsome and sturdy Wellfield-logo camp-style chairs are also available for sale in the Visitors Cottage.
- Concerts are *Thursday Evenings, June 25-August 20, 2020 at 7 p.m. (*No concert on August 13)
- Ticket pricing includes parking, admission to the garden, and this special opportunity to enjoy Wellfield after hours
- Purchase your tickets in advance to receive a discount
- There are NO TICKET FEES when purchasing online
June 25 – Memphis Underground
July 2 – Paul Decker & The Real Deal
July 9 – Hipposonics
July 16 – Whistle Pigs
July 23 – High Life
July 30 – Tumbleweed Jumpers
August 6 – Darryl Buchanan
August 20 – Q Sonics
Looking for more live music this summer? Get your tickets now for our ‘Summer Send Off Concert’ featuring Small Paul and the Remnants – Thursday, August 27 at 7 p.m.!
Individual advanced discount tickets may be purchased online or in person until 3 p.m. on the day of the concert.
- Member Adult: $8 ($6 in advance)
- Member Child (ages 3-12): $4 ($3 in advance)
- Public Adult: $10 ($8 in advance)
- Public Child (ages 3-12): $5 ($4 in advance)
- Under age 3 are free with paid adult (please select free child ticket option)
Food and Drink Options:
- Navarre Catering and Events will be onsite every evening serving a variety of food and drink and will provide a cash bar.
- That Guy’s Gourmet Ribs will be onsite June 25, July 16, 23, 30, August 6 and 20.
- Picnics may be brought into Wellfield after 6 p.m. on Concert evenings. PLEASE NOTE: Alcoholic beverages may not be brought into the Gardens but may be purchased onsite. Coolers are subject to search.
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Presenting Sponsor: Center for Hospice Care
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The fine print – – NEW FOR 2020 – PLEASE READ:
- Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we have some new guidelines for visitation during concerts. Please review full details HERE – here are key highlights pertaining to concerts:
- Ticket sales are limited to 250.
- CREDIT CARDS ONLY. Pre-registration is strongly recommended (see link above), to encourage “touchless” entry and save time – and a little $$, if you purchase in advance or season tickets!
- Restrooms WILL BE OPEN for concerts and are monitored for cleanliness.
- Masks are required indoors (Visitors Cottage and Restroom Building) and outdoors when social-distancing is not possible.
- Maintain at least 6-feet of physical distancing from others not in your household.
- Wellfield closes early on concert evenings at 5 p.m.
- Gates re-open for ticket holders at 6 p.m.
- Concerts begin 7 p.m. (approximately 90 minutes in length).
- Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs or a blanket; limited chairs will be available at the venue. Handsome and sturdy Wellfield-logo camp-style chairs are also available for sale in the Visitors Cottage.
- Alcoholic beverages may NOT be brought into the Gardens but may be purchased onsite from our caterer.
- Ticket pricing includes parking, admission to the garden, and the special opportunity to enjoy Wellfield after regular business hours.
- In the [rare] event of cancellation due to severe or dangerous weather conditions, tickets are valid for one regular admission to Wellfield, expiring one year from event date.