Swedish Days 2019 Entertainment Schedule

Central Stage is presented by Gerald Auto Group


Presented By

Wednesday, June 19

1:00 pm - Courthouse Lawn – Cole Brandt
Based out of Madison, Wisconsin, Cole specializes in Jazz, Pop, Rock and Electronic Dance Music.

4:00 pm - Central Stage – Swedish American Children’s Choir
The Swedish American Children’s Choir welcomes you with a traditional Swedish Välkommen. Celebrating over 19 years as the largest choir of its kind in the Midwest, 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.

5:00 - Central Stage – Geneva Park District
Enjoy live performances by the Geneva Park District’s Angels Cheer &Poms Team, the Geneva Gymnastics Academy, Playhouse 38 youth performers, and the Geneva Park District’s Sunset Dance Academy.

6:30 pm - Central Stage – Geneva’s Got Talent Semi-Finals
Cheer on your favorite Geneva’s Got Talent performers as they compete in the GGT Semi-Finals for the chance to move on to the Finals and ultimately win a cash prize! Geneva’s Got Talent is a cooperative talent competition presented by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce and the Geneva Park District.

Thursday, June 20

1:00 pm - Courthouse Lawn – Kelsey and Owen
Crossing paths as instructors at the School of Rock Geneva, Kesley and Owen have been playing music together for a short time, but their passion for performing music has been constant through their lifetimes. Recognizing their similarities in musical style and interest, they joined forces and built a set full of classics that they hope you enjoy!

5:00 pm - Central Stage – Geneva’s Got Talent Finals
Cheer on your favorite performer as they compete to be named the 2019 winner of Geneva’s Got Talent! Geneva’s Got Talent is a cooperative talent competition presented by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce and the Geneva Park District.

7:00 pm - Central Stage – Planet Groove
Planet Groove is a 7 piece band that features a 3 piece horn section, and all 7 of the members sing! PG has played over 1500 shows, and had over 100 Festival appearances, while backing up over 20 National Artists. Planet Groove plays high energy music from the 60’s-today, and chain many songs together to keep the dance floor hoppin’.

Friday, June 21

5:00 pm - Central Stage –Dancing Queen
Dancing Queen is the most accurate ABBA tribute band in the country. With thorough attention to detail, they’ve recreated an ABBA experience that won’t soon be forgotten. Fronted by two dynamic ladies with angelic voices, and backed by a group of world class musicians, the music of the greatest pop band in history comes to life in a Las Vegas type show that captivates audiences, both young and old.

7:00 pm - Central Stage – Semple
Fronted by one of the city’s most prominent lead singers and the band’s namesake, Keith Semple, every show is guaranteed to be a nonstop great time! With styles ranging from 70’s rock to modern pop songs and everything in between, everyone is sure to leave happy. With a driving determination to be the absolute best at what they do, this is a band that is sure to leave you satisfied!

Saturday, June 22

1:00 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.

5:00 pm - Central Stage –Johnny Russler and the Beach Bum Band
The band certainly plays plenty of Buffett favorites, but you’re just as likely to hear music from Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff, Paul Simon, Dick Dale and many others. They offer variety and entertainment for everyone who enjoys warm weather.

7:00 pm - Central Stage – ARRA
ARRA is one of the best and largest drawing classic rock cover bands in the Chicagoland area and has been for almost 3 decades. Performing the hits by the biggest bands of all time with precision and excellence has been the secret to their success. The unparalleled harmonies and incredible musicianship have also contributed to ARRA becoming one of the most sought after club and festival bands in the area and can help take your event to the next level!

* Concerts on the Lawn is co-sponsored by American Bank & Trust and 151st Annual Kane County Fair and is located on Third Street on the courthouse lawn. For MapQuest, please use 100 S. Third Street as location.

* Central Stage is presented by Gerald Auto Group and co-sponsored by Geneva Park District, Inland Bank, Paws In Time and Kane County Chronicle/Shaw Media located on Third Street between James & Campbell streets in Geneva, IL. For MapQuest, please use 113 S. Third Street as location.