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Naper Nights Summer Concert Series


Rock out to great music at Naper Settlement’s Naper Nights Community Concert Series and dance the night away on our beautiful 13-acre grounds. Bring your lawn chair or blanket, your family and friends for a summertime tradition that features cold drinks and great food and fabulous music! 
 No outside food or beverages allowed. Prices subject to change.

Friday, June 14
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of The Naperville Heritage Society Weed Ladies

Goddesses of Rock
8-10 PM

The Goddesses of Rock are a female powerhouse cover band who rock out to songs by artists like Janis Joplin, Pat Benatar, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Gwen Stefani, Heart, Tina Turner, and more, all backed by their amazing band

6-7:30 PM

A Naper Nights favorite, Landslide returns with the music of Fleetwood Mac, a legendary pop rock group with over 50 Billboard 100 charting songs - 45 of which were in the Top 40!

School of Rock
5-5:40 PM

Local music school, School of Rock, will be showcasing their top students during this rock n' roll set featuring songs we all know and love!
Saturday, June 15

Rocks Off
8-10 PM

Rocks Off is Chicago's premier and authentic Rolling Stones tribute, delivering the music, the look, and the attitude of the world's greatest rock n' roll band! Be prepared to be blown away, as Rocks Off is bringing their ultimate nine-piece rock outfit complete with horns!

6-7:30 PM

The Doors of Chicago is the #1 Doors Tribute band in the Midwest, offering a high energy Doors show that captures the music and dynamics of Jim Morrison and The Doors in their prime.

School of Rock
5-5:40 PM

Local music school, School of Rock, will be showcasing their top students during this rock n' roll set featuring songs we all know and love!

Friday, July 19

The Belfast Cowboys
8-10 PM

The Belfast Cowboys are a nine-piece band that specializes in the music of Van Morrison. Powered by a four-piece horn section, the Cowboys have risen to the top of the renowned Minnesota music scene, packing houses and wowing crowds since 2002.

6-7:30 PM

Witness the incredible songwriting, vocals, and pianistic virtuosity of Billy Joel on stage as Brian Harris weaves together Billy Joel vocals, concert pianist "chops", and endless energy in a show that will leave you dazzled!

School of Rock
5-5:40 PM

Local music school, School of Rock, will be showcasing their top students during this rock n' roll set featuring songs we all know and love!

Saturday, July 20
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

Think Floyd USA
7:45-10 PM

This full-production Pink Floyd tribute showcases and energetic and phenomenally gifted cast of nine passionate musicians and vocalists, alongside a mesmerizing light show. Come see and share what the excitement is all about as Think Floyd celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing with a full performance of Dark Side of the Moon.

6-7:30 PM

Freak out in a moon-age daydream with Spaceface - a tribute to David Bowie. Made up of veteran Chicago musicians, Spaceface is dedicated to the brilliance that is Bowie. Hang on to yourself, and press your space face close to ours, love!

School of Rock
5-5:40 PM

Local music school, School of Rock, will be showcasing their top students during this rock n' roll set featuring songs we all know and love!

Friday, August 16
 Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock

Soundtracks of a Generation
6-10 PM

This is a tribute to Woodstock - the performers, their music, and to the concept of peace and harmony. Covering the most popular songs, Soundtracks of a Generation will take Naper Nights on a musical journey chronologically through each day of the festival. Every spectrum of musical genre - from Rock, Blues, Soul, Jazz Fusion, Latin Rock, and Psychedelic Rock - will be performed at this counter-culture commemoration. Join us as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Woodstock Music and Art Fair and jam to the songs that have become the soundtrack of an entire generation.

Saturday, August 17
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock

7:45-10 PM

Showcasing the astounding breadth and depth of The Band's distinctively original Americana music, The THE BAND Band brings the music of The Band alive with authentic, true-to-form renditions of their extraordinary repertoire, including "The Weight", "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down", "Up On Cripple Creek", and more. Join us as these New York natives make their Midwest debut with a Naper Nights end-of-the-season Woodstock blowout!

6-7:30 PM

Rico is defined as a band with a rich sound of diersified musical cultures. A mixture of sophisticate melodic genres comes together in tribute to the music of Santana. Rico creates an immense fiery soulful sound through bass, congas, percussion, drums, timbales, keyboards, guitar, and pure passion. The band will move you physically and mentally with their hypnotic blend of afro-cuban rhythms, or purge deep into your soul with their eminent send of melody.



$15 Adult; $10 Youth (4-12)
Members & children under 4 are free! 

Online ticket sales will end at noon the Thursday before each concert weekend. 

Tickets and Memberships may be purchased at the gate.

No advance ticket discounts.

Ticket or concert questions? 
Email or call 630.420.6010 weekdays 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Parking: The entrance to the concerts will be through the Pre-Emption House Visitor Center. The Visitor Center will close approximately one hour before the concert ends and all patrons must exit via the gate on Webster Street. Parking is available in the Municipal Parking Garage on the corner of Eagle and Aurora and in the Naper Settlement visitor's lot on Porter Avenue and Webster Street.

Not Permitted: Do not bring coolers, outside food and drinks, pets, or weapons onto the premises.
•One factory sealed bottle of unflavored water OR empty beverage container (no glass) per attendee is allowed

An ADA viewing area will be available at every Naper Nights concert series, to all applicable patrons. The viewing area is located in an section with optimal sight lines to the stage and an ample amount of space. If interpretive services are needed, please contact Naper Settlement and request said services 48 hours prior to the event. You can reach Naper Settlement by calling 630.420.6010, or by emailing .
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This outdoor concert series is unlike anything else in the Naperville community. With Naper Settlement's beautiful grounds, the three-weekend concert series will draw a crowd of almost 10,000 people throughout the summer. The concert goers will range from families to local business owners. The event will be promoted across the Chicagoland area and beyond. The variety of entertainment at this event will bring music lovers from all genres. It is truly a unique marketing opportunity for any business.
For more information on becoming a sponsor, e-mail  or call 630.420.6016. 

Weather: Naper Nights will take place rain or shine! However, in the case of unsafe weather - lightning, tornado, etc. Naper Settlement will close the grounds. All events and prices are subject to change without notice. Special event rates may vary.

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