2018 Swedish Days

Central stage at Swedish Days
Third Street
Sound by R/J Recording & Sound

Presented By

Tuesday, June 19

1:00 pm-3:00 pm – Courthouse Lawn – The Thompson Duo
The Thompson Duo, a husband and wife duo who met through their love of the music 18 years ago, takes you on a musical journey of over 6 decades of great music. No matter what your musical taste they can serve it up with our own spice.

8:00 pm - Central Stage – The Four C Notes
Having appeared throughout the United States, The Four C Notes are quickly becoming the country's premier Frankie Valli tribute and they're not to be missed! Four guys, smart choreography, and headliner John Michael Coppola’s performances with Jersey Boys musical, give The Four C Notes an authenticity to their performance that similar tribute groups simply cannot match…ANYWHERE!

Wednesday, June 20

1:00 pm-3:00 pm – Courthouse Lawn – Flip Flop Dave
The Beach is a state of mind....Flip Flop Dave can help you escape through the songs inspired by the carefree lifestyle of the beach.

5:30 pm - Central Stage – Swedish American Children’s Choir
With over 200 performances, in 16 years, the choir has gained a reputation for performance excellence. Singers ranging in age from 4-18 travel throughout the Chicagoland area and have quickly sparked interest in the Swedish heritage and become repeat performers for numerous organizations, festivals and conventions.

6:30 pm - Central Stage – Geneva’s Got Talent Semi-Finals
The Geneva Park District is proud to join efforts with the Geneva Chamber of Commerce to produce a competition to showcase the area’s talent. Come and cheer on the individuals competing for a chance to perform at the Saturday, June 23 finals and win a cash prize.

8:00 pm - Central Stage – Rosie &The Rivets
Performing the best music of the 1950's and 1960's! You'll hear your favorite rock n roll, girl group, rockabilly, British invasion, surf, and soul authentically and expertly performed with impressive showmanship. Not your typical bunch of 'oldies playing oldies', the band is comprised of energetic professional musicians with excellent vocal and musical ability. Much research went into their stage show; period correct clothes along with vintage guitars, drums, and even microphones assure you'll be in for a truly authentic retro experience both visually and musically!

Thursday, June 21

1:00 pm-3:00 pm – Courthouse Lawn – Danny O’Brien
A singer and guitarist born and raised in Geneva who plays a wide range of music and enjoys playing songs by Neil Young, The Beatles, Radiohead, Tom Petty, Cat Stevens, and The Tallest Man on Earth to name a few. He also performs in Chicago and the suburbs with his band Hitmen and can be seen as a supporting guitarist for fellow Hitmen member Dan Durley, as well as singing with fellow Geneva musical group The MacCartyns.

7:30 pm - Central Stage – Libido Funk Circus
Not only has Libido Funk Circus perfected their high-energy renditions of the disco and dance hits of the 1970's, they also perform the best very best dance and rock songs of the past 40 years. With their instrumental gymnastics, outrageous clothes and over-the-top stage show, Libido Funk Circus turns every night into an event of crazy, non-stop, mind-blowing fun!

Friday, June 22

6:30 pm - Central Stage – South Shore Drill Team
You’ve seen them in the parade, now see them on stage. In addition to their unique marching style, the South Shore Drill Team has a wide repertoire of dance, including classical and contemporary music, gospel, hip hop, jazz, and modern dance. Experience their energy Friday night.

7:30 pm - Central Stage – The Moods
Award-winning recording and performing artists The Moods are a singing group consisting of three guys dedicated to the fine art of harmony and choreography. They’re known for their vocal stylings, but are equally accomplished in theater and on the big screen. They have performed with and opened for such major talents as The Temptations, The Spinners, Mary Wells, Bernie Mac, Chuck Berry, Little Richard, The Stylistics, The Impressions, The Chi-Lites, and the list goes on and on.

Saturday, June 23

1:00 pm-3:00 pm – Courthouse Lawn – Danny O’Brien
see Thursday June 21 listing

6:30 pm - Central Stage – Geneva’s Got Talent Finals
Cheer on your favorite star and enjoy watching the finalists chosen from Wednesday night’s competition compete for First Place and a cash prize

8:00 pm - Central Stage – Breakfast Club
Breakfast Club is a high energy rock/dance 80′s tribute band, whose every song is a hit that brings the house down with spontaneous, exuberant ‘I know this song!’ singalongs. Moonwalk down memory lane with Breakfast Club as they spin you right round to all the radical sounds, styles, and way cool dance steps from the 1980′s In over-the-top retro 80′s attire.

* Central Stage is located on Third Street between James & Campbell streets in Geneva, IL. For MapQuest purposes, please use 113 S. Third Street as location.

* Concerts on the Lawn are located on Third Street on the courthouse lawn. For MapQuest purposes, please use 100 S. Third Street as location.

Swedish Days Entertainment brought to you by Gerald Auto Group, Advanced Disposal, Geneva Park District, Kane County Chronicle/Shaw Media, American Bank & Trust and 150th Annual Kane County Fair.