Picnics & Performances

Beginning July 26, 2020 and continuing every early Sunday evening from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. through September 13, 2020.


North Iowans will be able to enjoy regional talent perform family-friendly entertainment at Central Gardens of North Iowa at no charge to attendees.


Dubbed “Picnics and Performances”, guests are invited to bring their picnics, beverages and lawn chairs, and sit back and relax while entertained by gifted musicians, jugglers and other artists.


Admission is free and attendees are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs, picnics and beverages as they enjoy the beauty of Central Gardens in a family-friendly environment.


Picnics and Performances 2020 Season

Sundays July 26 – September 13

5 PM – 6 PM

July 26 – Juni West - Outlaw western

August 2 – Opera Signers with Piano Accompaniment

August 9 – Gary Johnson – 70s, 80s acoustic

August 16 – Spenser Rahm - Country

August 23– Levi Smith – R&B, acoustic guitar

August 30 – Even the Odd - 80s, 90s acoustics

September 6 – Ruthless Ruth – Country

September 13 – Planet Passengers – Classic Iowa Rock ‘n Roll