It doesn't get much better than sitting on a blanket on a warm summer night, listening to a band play while kids dance up around the stage.
Here's the 2012 version of the Go West Young Mom Guide to Outdoor Musical Performances, divided by days of the week. For full details, check the Go West calendar or click on the links provided. Don’t forget your lawn chair or blanket, some bug spray and for the daytime shows, your hats and sunscreen. All shows are free unless mentioned otherwise.
The Wheaton Park District offers a free Summer Entertainment Series select Monday nights in July at the Memorial Park Bandshell at 7:30 p.m. First up is Johnny Russler & the Beach Bum Band on Monday, July 9.