Dixon Municipal Band’s SUMMER SOUNDS 2021

The Dixon Municipal Band has been a staple of Dixon summers and parades for over 169 years.  We hope that the Summer Sounds 2021 provides you with a warm and melodic season!

  • Friday, July 2 at 7:00 PM – Old Lee County Courthouse (Note venue) – featuring a flag display for all the armed services and the performance of the Patriotic Salute which honors our veterans by playing their service song and having them stand as each branch of service is announced.
  • Sunday, July 4 at 1:00 PM Petunia Festival Parade route – a long standing tradition of Dixon’s own band heading up this annual festivity.
  • Thursday, July 8 at 7:30 PM – Page Park Bandshell.  Come enjoy the Summer Sounds of the Dixon Municipal Band On July 8. The concert is at 7:30 PM at the Page Park Band Shell. Door prizes will be given away with the main prize being a gift bag donated by Dixon Main Street/Chamber of Commerce. The DHS Drama Department will be selling refreshments.
  • Thursday, July 15 at 7:30 PM –  Page Park Bandshell.  It is Name That Tune Night at the Summer Sounds of The Dixon Municipal Band. The Concert is on Thursday July 15 at 7:30 PM at the Page Park Band Shell. Take a chance to win a $5 gift card by correctly naming one of the five mystery tunes played by the band. The concert will also include Broadway One-Step, Jackson Lake Overture, Highlights From Guys And Dolls, La Bells Roma and Quality Plus March. The DHS Drama Department will be selling refreshments.
  • Thursday, July 22 at 7:30 PM – Page Park Bandshell.   Come enjoy the Summer Sounds of the Dixon Municipal Band on Thursday July 22 at 7:30 PM at the Page Park Band Shell. Door prizes will be given away with the main prize being a Fleece-tie Blanket donated by friends of the band. The marches for the evening will be Whip And Spur, Sousa’s Congress Hall, and Karl King’s Bonds Of Unity. The overture will be Claude Smith’s Emperata Overture. The program will also include Selections From Carousel, Let The Spirit Soar, Fantasy On “Yankee Doodle”, My Kinds Of Towns, and Winds On The Run. The DHS Drama Department will be selling refreshments.
  • Thursday, Jul 29 at 7:30 PM –  Page Park Bandshell
  • Thursday, August 5 at 7:30 PM – Page Park Bandshell
  • Thursday, August 12 at 7:30 PM – Page Park Bandshell
  • Tuesday, September 7 – SHARE NIGHT at Dixon Culver’s
  • Saturday, December 4 – ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT – 7:30 PM (NOTE Venue TBA)

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