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Brucemore Summer Kick-Off Performance

  • Details

  • 6/29/19
  • 7:30 - 10 p.m.
  • $25 – $35
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Music

Event Description

Brucemore offers a new way to say “Hello, Summer!” with two original and uniquely Brucemore opportunities to kick-off the season—June 28, 29, and 30, 2019. Designed with help from the creative genius of the organization’s Artist in Residence, Gerard Estella, each event will offer a taste of the talent and experiences to be featured on the 26-acre historic estate throughout the rest of summer. Utilizing the backdrop of the natural Peggy Boyle Whitworth Amphitheater at Brucemore, the series draws on the Cedar Rapids community’s deep pool of talent and the site’s tradition of celebrating and incubating arts and culture. Joining Gerard Estella will be Akwi Nji, Matt Brooks, Amy Friedl Stoner, Lincoln Ginsberg, Jackson Bartelme, Anna Wilde, Kristin Brooks, Aurèlie Berta, and more!  This series is possible thanks to the generous support of presenting sponsor, Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust.

Hello, Summer! VIP Season Kick-Off Party

Friday, June 28 from 6:00 to 9:30 p.m. 

At the Peggy Boyle Whitworth Amphitheater at Brucemore

Featuring an all-inclusive evening of food, cocktails, friends, and one-night-only experiences.

Admission: $60 per person

Hello, Summer! Season Kick-Off Performance 

Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m.

At the Peggy Boyle Whitworth Amphitheater at Brucemore

Gates open at 6:30 p.m. for on-site picnicking

Featuring 90-minutes jam-packed with spoken word, guitar-slinging, dance, music, and more. Bring your own blanket, chair, picnic, and beverage of choice!

Admission: $30 per person in advance; $35 per person at the gate

Tickets can be purchased online at, by calling (319) 362-7375, or by visiting the Brucemore gift shop located in the Visitor Center. Parking is available on-site by entering the Linden Drive gate.