Springfield Preservation and Revitalization Council (SPAR) is pleased to announce an extension of the lease for the use of Sesquicentennial Park (1527 N. Main Street) throughout 2020 and the return of Music on Main, their successful music series launched as a part of the 150th Anniversary of Historic Springfield. Music on Main will be taking place on the last Wednesday of each month from February to May 2020 in Sesquicentennial Park. The event will include food trucks, live music, beer and wine, and will be free and open to the public. The park will open on each event date at 5 p.m. and music will be featured from 6-8 p.m.
“We’re excited to continue to bring this free music series and public space to the Jacksonville community,” Kelly Rich, SPAR executive director said. “Sesquicentennial Park has been embraced by our local residents as part of our Main Street corridor and we are glad to see its continued use in 2020.”
Mark your calendars for the last Wednesday in February, March, April, and May for the next Music on Main dates.
Feb 26 - Honey Hounds
Mar 25 - The Band Be Easy
Apr 29 - Jacksonville Symphony
May 27 - Tad Jennings
Bring a blanket and picnic with local food trucks that will be in the park, plus beer and wine, all available for purchase from 5-8 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m.