Concert Series Overview

NOTICE: With the wellbeing of our Garden family in mind, all COVID–19 safety requirements are determined based on guidelines from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the Brown County Public Health Department. All concerts are subject to change at any time. Watch for the latest updates via email, Facebook and our website.

What does COVID-19 mean for concerts this year?
  • Limiting capacity to allow for physical distancing in the space.
  • When making your reservation, you will select a timed entry beginning at 5:30 pm, every 15 minutes until 7 pm. You must enter the Garden based on your timed entry to check-in.
  • There will be ushers who will help you find your space on the Grand Lawn or Cowles Terrace, ensuring groups maintain the necessary physical distancing.
  • No golf cart shuttles will be made available in the parking lot due to physical distancing. Guests with mobility concerns can be dropped-off at the Garden’s circle driveway.
  • Face coverings are strongly recommended for guests who are not vaccinated in all Garden buildings
  • Sanitizing high touch points regularly.

Les Stumpf Ford Grand Concert Series

An eclectic variety of talented regional and national musicians will grace the Billie Kress Amphitheater surrounded by stunning views of the Schneider Family Grand Garden. Guests are invited to stroll through the summer Garden and enjoy food and cocktails on the lawn – making it the perfect evening for music lovers across all genres and generations.

Concert Series Details

Members-Only: Sanimax Concert Series

Concerts will be for Garden Members only until further notice. Watch the website for details on possible
General Public admission later in the season

Surrounded by the spectacular views of the new Schneider Family Grand Garden, music lovers across all genres and generations will enjoy live music from local musicians in the Billie Kress Amphitheater. Concert-goers can stroll through the Garden, enjoy live music, wine, beer and dining.

Concert Series Details

25th Birthday Party & Concert

Saturday, September 25
Free Admission for All | 9 am–4 pm
Enjoy fall colors, crafts, games, family-friendly entertainment, and Garden tours. Visit with nationally known gardening expert, Melinda Myers, and view displays by local garden clubs.
Food and beverages available for purchase. Timed reservations required.

After Hours 25th Birthday Party featuring Ants Marching–Dave Matthews Tribute Band | 6–9 pm
Oh, snap! Travel back in time to the 90s with live music, a cocktail scavenger hunt, 90s-themed dress up contest, and more.
Food and beverages available for purchase. Must be 21 or older. Advance tickets required.

Event Details

Strike a Green Chord

Help us continue making earth-friendly choices and create a waste-free concert experience!

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Contact Us

For more information, contact Guest Services at 920.490.9457 or


The Garden is always looking for new solo and group performers to keep our concert series fresh. If you are interested in performing for one of the concert series, please contact our Director of Events, Eileen Metzler, at 920.491.3691 ext. 103 or

Please provide contact information (official group name, contact name, phone, and e-mail), music genre and links to music samples.

If the Garden would like to inquire further about booking you as a solo artist or the group you represent, we will contact you with available concert dates at the contact information you provide.


For more information on opportunities for corporate partnership including sponsorship, contact our Director of Development, Cindy Berton, at 920.491.3691 ext. 104 or