Friday Night Live

EVERY FRIDAY | MAY 31 – AUGUST 23 | 2024 | 6-9PM | DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN 

Downtown Champaign will serve as the backdrop for Friday Night Live, a free street-side performance series featuring multiple bands every week. Friday Night Live will be held every Friday from 6-9pm starting May 31st through August 23rd.  Performances will be held at the intersections of Main & Fremont, Neil & Park, and Market & Taylor in Downtown Champaign. Friday Night Live will include an eclectic mix of music including rock, folk, bluegrass, jazz, R&B, funk, hip-hop, country, indie, and blues, along with a free kids’ activity such as bubbles, balloons, face painting, caricatures, hula-hooping, and glitter tattoos.

FRIDAY, June 14th

Market & Taylor:
6pm: Haki N’ Dem – R&B/soul
7:30pm: Modern Drugs – Midwest pop

Neil & Park:
6pm: Jake & Jackson – rock/pop/country
7:30pm: Kilborn Alley Blues Band – blues

Fremont & Main (next to The Space):
6pm: The Tangents – eclectic duet
7:30pm: Chickadee Sermon – acoustic folk

Also featuring our special weekly kids’ activity: Caricatures with Dan Wild!

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EXTRA SPECIAL THANKS to our title sponsor: Pour Bros. Taproom!

If you are a musician or band interested in performing at Friday Night Live, please reach out to Kelly at kwhite@40north.org