Lakeside Pavilion

Lakeside

Lakeside Pavilion

Join us for our 4th annual Lakeside Summer Series for free outdoor entertainment all season long! This beautifully designed area includes a performance space looking out over a lush lawn and gorgeous lake. Bring blankets, lawn chair and a picnic and enjoy the variety of performances we have scheduled for you. Enjoy delicious burgers from Weber Grill, Chicago style dogs from Heavenly Hot Dogs, desserts from Nothing Bundt Cakes, coffee and other specialty drinks from I Have a Bean, soda, popcorn, and ice cream. For those of you over 21, head over to our cocktail tent for wine and beer (click here for information). Sorry, no outside alcoholic beverages permitted. Movies begin at 8p and concerts start at 7:30p.

As a courtesy to other patrons…

  • The Pavilion opens at 6p. Patrons will not be allowed in to save seats before this time.
  • Tarps, blankets or other items may not be laid down to save space for guests not already in attendance.  You may not hold or reserve space for others in any way. This is a first come, first serve situation.
  • No outside alcohol, coolers, or kegs are permitted on the property. 
  • Umbrellas, tents, pets and skateboards are not allowed at Lakeside Pavilion.
  • All members of your party must be present to be seated—holding space for groups is not permitted. Groups of six or more can make prior arrangements by contacting Melissa at 630.942.3026 or meisch-mercadom@cod.edu.

Weather Policy

  • In the case of inclement weather, some concerts may be moved inside the Belushi Performance Hall or Playhouse Theatre.
  • In the case of concerts moving indoors to the Belushi Performance Hall, seating may be limited. 780 FREE tickets will be distributed on a first-come-first-serve basis beginning at 5p in the MAC lobby.  A limit of 2 tickets per person will be given away.
  • Food and drinks will be available for sale beginning at 5:30p.
  • Doors to the theater will open between 6-6:30p based on set-up needs.

No chairs, coolers, blankets, outside food or drink are permitted into the Belushi Performance Hall or Playhouse Theatre.

The Wizard of Oz

Thursday, July 6, 8p

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  • July 6, 2017
    8:00 pm

Kansas’ Dorothy Gale and her dog Toto find themselves on an amazing adventure to the Land of Oz.

Back to the Future

Thursday, July 13, 8p

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  • July 13, 2017
    8:00 pm

Marty McFly is hurled back through time to 1955 where he meets his future parents in this cult classic film.

American English

Friday, July 14, 7:30p

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  • July 14, 2017
    7:30 pm

American English recaptures both the sound and look of the Fab Four through its tribute to the band’s greatest hits.

Zootopia

Thursday, July 20, 8p

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  • July 20, 2017
    8:00 pm

A rabbit police officer and a red fox con artist pair up to uncover a conspiracy in a mammalian metropolis.

Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash

Friday, July 21, 7:30p

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  • July 21, 2017
    7:30 pm

“Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash” pays tribute to and celebrates legendary recording artists.

Guy King

Thursday, July 27, 7:30p

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  • July 27, 2017
    7:30 pm

Guy King returns with his 12-piece band in a tribute to Ray Charles and B.B. King!

New Philharmonic

Friday, July 28, 7:30p

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  • July 28, 2017
    7:30 pm

The New Philharmonic Orchestra presents a concert of both classical compositions and modern works.

The New Lionel Hampton Big Band with Jason Marsalis

Thursday, Aug. 3, 7:30p

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  • August 3, 2017
    7:30 pm

The New Lionel Hampton Big Band features Jason Marsalis and world-class musicians who played with Hamp himself!

Nikki Torres & Rhythm Machine Band

Friday, Aug. 4, 7:30p

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  • August 4, 2017
    7:30 pm

Nikki Torres & The Rhythm Machine pay tribute to Miami Sound and Gloria Estefan in concert!

The Magic of Motown

Thursday, Aug. 11, 7:30p

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DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • August 11, 2017
    7:30 pm

Back by popular demand, The Magic of Motown brings back the classic sounds of motown!