Starlight Concert Series
2016 Starlight Concert Series
The Starlight Concert Series is a lively series of free concerts that features musical styles from near and far. Each concert takes place in the beautiful gardens of the Page-Walker Arts & History Center. Bring a picnic and enjoy music by starlight!
Polka Night with Polka Plus BandFriday, May 20 | 7 p.m. | Free
Yankovic Day brings polka fans together to hear the music of the late polka legend Frankie Yankovic, and 2016 marks the 21st annual concert. Mr. Yankovic performed with Polka Plus in 1997, and two decades later the band keeps his music alive for younger generations.
Friday, June 10 | 7 p.m. | Free
Enjoy Craicdown’s unique “World Acousticana” style -- acoustic roots music with a high-energy, rock-inspired flair. Their repertoire includes pieces ranging in style from Americana to reggae-sounding vocals, from Celtic influenced jigs and reels to the music of Brazil and Argentina. With a distinctive and unique sound, this trio brings to the stage musical inspiration, a fire in their fingers, and a true love for their art.
Celebration of Bluegrass
Friday, June 24 | 6 p.m. | Free
The Piedmont Council of Traditional Music (PineCone) partners with the Page-Walker to present an evening of traditional bluegrass music. Arrive at 6 p.m. early to hear the students of our Bluegrass Camp show off their skills. Stay to hear Ash Breeze Band perform bluegrass, folk, roots, and gospel tunes. From Fayetteville, Ash Breeze Band is an up and coming young group, chosen as a Showcase Band at the 2015 International Bluegrass Music Association festival.
Lounge DoctorsFriday, July 8 | 7 p.m. | Free
A mash-up of rock and blues, the acoustic guitar and rock piano duo of Michael Pelz-Sherman and Hal Goodtree plays an eclectic assortment from Etta James to Stereophonics. A single song might include Led Zeppelin and George Gershwin, or Lee Morgan and the Beatles. First-time Starlight Performers, the Lounge Doctors will bring their own brand of musical goodness to the Page-Walker.
JamrockFriday, July 29 | 7 p.m. | Free
Starlight Concert favorite Jamrock returns to fill the air with their authentic reggae rhythms. Rock out with “Yard Style” reggae, including Lovers Rock, Oldies, Dancehall, and Roots music.Celebrate the band’s Jamaican influence and origins!
Food and lawn chairs are permitted, but please leave alcoholic beverages and pets at home. Concerts may be cancelled or rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. In the event of inclement weather, call (919) 460-4963 or check our Weather Status Page.
Page-Walker Arts & History Center Garden
119 Ambassador Loop
Cary, NC 27513
Page-Walker Arts & History Center