Peanut Butter & Jam Concert Series

Thursdays, July 13, 2017 - August 31, 2017

11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Peanut Butter & Jam Concert Series at Veterans Memorial Park
Peanut Butter & Jam Concert Series at Veterans Memorial Park
Peanut Butter & Jam Concert Series at Veterans Memorial Park
Peanut Butter & Jam Concert Series at Veterans Memorial Park

This is a free summer concert series, presented by Happenings Magazine, the City of Kenosha, and other sponsors. Come for the food... stay for the music!

This is the 16th season! The event is on Kenosha's Electric Streetcar line!


  • July 13: Libido Funk Circus features everyone’s favorite disco hits, including dance and rock music from the ‘60s through today, serving as an always-entertaining mix of music. This group was originally formed in 1996 as an over-the-top tribute to the disco music of the ‘70s.
  • July 20: Hey Cowboy plays country favorites note-for-note with no gimmicks, covering artists like Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town, Garth Books and more. Audiences will hear all the classics, as well as current songs.
  • July 27: Lil’ Ed and The Blues Imperials brings its soulful sounds from Chicago for a ninth appearance at the PB&J concert series. Lil’ Ed and The Blues Imperials has been standing tall for almost 30 years with a big sound.
  • Aug. 3: Big Al Wetzel performs a spectrum of fan favorites from every genre, including rock, country, pop, blues, funk and reggae. After a decade with country rock act Hello Dave, Al Wetzel relocated to Wisconsin to form his own act, teaming up with some like-minded musicians to entertain audiences.
  • Aug. 10: Epic rocks out the best of the ‘80s, including Bon Jovi, Journey, Poison, REO, Prince and more. Epic puts its all into every show ever since the band’s formation in 2004 in the Southern Chicago suburbs.
  • Aug. 17: Landslide highlights the best of Fleetwood Mac, covering many of the band’s timeless classics. The band has performed such hits as “Go Your Own Way” and “The Chain” at some of the largest venues in the Kansas City area.
  • Aug. 24: Copper Box brings energy and a mountain of instruments with its Roots/ Americana quartet. This band has been performing for more than 14 years, and returns to PB&J with upbeat feet-tapping music.
  • Aug. 31: Tynan returns to PB&J with its 11 piece horn driven performance in a tribute to favorite bands from the ‘60s and ‘70s including Chicago, the Blues Brothers, and Blood Sweat & Tears. Without any back tracks or lip syncing, this band is 100 percent live.