Parks & Recreation

Chester Creek Concert Series 2017

Greetings to all musical performers interested in applying for the 2017 Chester Creek Concert Series line-up!  Our application process has been designed to be open and welcoming to all those who wish to apply.  The submission deadline is February 20, 2017.


The Selection Committee will review and discuss the audio and video samples provided by applicants and determine the top candidates to offer a position on our schedule.  To be good stewards of your time and resources as well as ours, we will not be conducting live auditions. The Selection Committee plans to finalize their choices by March 24th and contact those selected to confirm dates in the line-up by April 12th.


General Information about the Chester Creek Concert Series:


  • Concerts held Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30 pm (you will need to arrive at least 1 hour in advance to set up).
  • Series is 10 weeks from June 13 through August 22. (Aug 8th & 15th concert begins at 6:30pm, and Aug 22nd beings at 6:00pm due to earlier sunset times).
  • Rain Date: August 29 – start time 6:00pm.
  • Stipend of $250; sound equipment provided by a local vendor
  • Payment is processed after the concert, upon receipt of an invoice and W9 form.
  • Concert attendance ranges from 300-800 with an average of 500.
  • This is the 35th year of the concert series.
  • Concerts are outdoors in a family-friendly setting; the performers are on an elevated stage.


Thank you for considering performing at the popular Chester Creek Concert Series.  We look forward to receiving your application.

Pamela Page
Recreation Specialist
City Hall - Parks and Recreation
411 West First Street, Ground Floor
Duluth, MN 55802


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