2024 Free Family FunPlex Summer Concert Series

GREELEY, Colo. — Beginning on June 20, the City of Greeley’s Family FunPlex outdoor amphitheater, 1501 65th Avenue, will host its annual family-friendly concert series on Thursday evenings. Attendees are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner, spread out a blanket or chair, and enjoy an evening with family and friends while listening to exceptional local music.

2024 Summer Concert Lineup

  • June 20 – Kream of the Krop
  • June 27 – John Mills Orchestra
  • July 11 – NOCO Winds Saxophone
  • July 18 – Don Elwood Big Band
  • July 25 – Jees! Funk Band
  • August 1 – New Horizons Swing Band
  • August 8 – Kream of the Krop
  • August 15 – John Mills Orchestra

These concerts are held between 7-8 p.m. and are free and open to the public.

Greeley Colorado Summer Series Band Highlights

Kream of the Krop is a 17-piece Big Band that plays nostalgic music of the Big Band Era. Enjoy their rendition of jazz tunes from artists like Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Sammy Nestico, Harry Connick, Jr., Quincy Jones, and more popular favorites.

The John Mills Orchestra (JMO) was started in 2000 by John Mills, a Greeley resident and graduate of the University of Nebraska. The band recorded and released its first jazz album in 2003 and has been performing at events ever since. Although the musicians have changed throughout the years, their arrangements give a fresh perspective to many recognizable jazz standards.

In 1997, the New Horizons Band of Northern Colorado (NHB) began with 30 people. It has grown to over 60 members, including novice and skilled musicians who enjoy making music. Touring throughout Northern Colorado, the band won’t disappoint when they take the stage.