[Champaign Urbana] Friday Night Live
June 1 @ 6:00 pm - August 24 @ 8:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE | EVERY FRIDAY | JUNE 1 – AUGUST 24 | 6-8PM | DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN
FRIDAY, June 1st
Walnut & Chester:
6pm: Jake & Jackson – rock/pop/country
7pm: The Chickadee Sermon – acoustic folk
Neil & Park:
6pm: Cobalt the Blues Resurrection – blues
7pm: Sapphire – classic rock/blues
Neil & Church (One Main Plaza):
6pm: West of Staley – jazz
7pm: New Souls – soul/R&B/funk/90s
Main & Chestnut (in front of Exile on Main & Dandelion):
6pm: Mama Chap – acoustic blues
7pm: Mid-October – alternative/indie
Also featuring our special weekly kids’ activity: Premiere Balloon Artist from the Unique Twist!
Downtown Champaign is the backdrop for 40 North’s Friday Night LIVE, a free street-side performance series open to the general public. Friday Night Live, in its 7th year, is presented through the generosity of Midland States Bank, Illini Radio Group, and the City of Champaign, with support from Champaign Center Partnership.
Friday Night Live is held from 6-8pm every Friday from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Performances are held at the intersections of Neil & Church, Neil & Park, Chestnut & Main, and Walnut & Chester in Downtown Champaign.
Friday Night Live includes an eclectic mix of music and street performances including bluegrass, jazz, folk, soul, rock, country, and blues, along with a free kids’ activity every week.
If you are a local performer interested in being a part of Friday Night LIVE, please contact Kelly White at 217.351.9841, or firstname.lastname@example.org. All types of performances and collaborations are welcome!