Cruise Nights & Summer Concert Series
Season Finale American English Concert: August 24th
The Village of Lombard is hosting a concert featuring American English, a popular Beatles tribute band, at the final 2019 Cruise Nights and Summer Concert Series event in downtown Lombard, on Saturday, August 24, with music beginning at 7 p.m.
In order to accommodate the anticipated large crowd size, the concert stage will be located in the intersection of Park Ave. & St. Charles Rd. The concert will be viewable from St. Charles Rd., between Park Ave & Main Street, as well as on S. Park Ave., between St. Charles Rd. and Michael McGuire Drive. Beginning at 3:00 p.m., St. Charles will be closed to through traffic from Elizabeth St. to Main St., with a complete closure of St. Charles at Park Ave. to Main Street. A handicapped seating area near the stage will be available.
Concert goers, aged 21 or older with proper identification, will be able to purchase alcohol from participating licensed businesses for consumption outdoors within the defined concert area. No outside alcohol will be permitted. Concert goer parking will be available in Metra commuter lots and additional parking will be available in the AT&T lot on Main Street, north of St. Charles.
Cruise Cars may begin parking and attendees may arrive any time after 4 p.m. Chairs are allowed. Port-o-let bathrooms will be available for concert goers on S. Park Ave., and on St. Charles Rd. Attendees are reminded that restrooms in businesses are for customers.
Free crafts and activities will be available at Kids’ Corner, and popcorn will be available for purchase from Lombard Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association, with all profits benefiting Lombard’s Shop-With-A-Cop program.
The concert is subject to weather conditions and there will not be an alternative location or rain out date. Any updates pertaining to the concert will be made on the Village of Lombard’s Facebook pages at www.facebook.com/villageoflombard and www.facebook.com/lombardcruisenights and Twitter at www.twitter.com/lilacvillage.
Cruise Car Parking American English 2019
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- Where will the concert be located?
- Will alcohol be available in the concert area?
- What road closures will be in place for the event?
- Where can I park?
- What if I want to park my cruise car?
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- Where is handicapped parking located?
- Where can I can set up my chair to watch the concert?
- What am I allowed to bring into the event?
- What will not be allowed at the event?
- In addition to American English, what other entertainment will be provided?
The 2019 Lombard Cruise Nights & Summer Concert Series is brought to you by CD One Price Cleaners
Lombard’s Cruise Nights and Summer Concerts, brought to you by CD One Price Cleaners, will return to downtown Lombard, on Saturday evenings, 6-10 p.m., June 8 – August 24, 2019. Residents and visitors are invited to experience live music, see a large collection of classic and custom cars, and enjoy downtown Lombard’s stores and restaurant establishments, at this free and family friend event.
A free craft or game will be provided in the Kids’ Corner located on South Park Avenue, in the event area.
Since Cruise Nights’ inception, dedicated volunteers have helped the Village with the event. The Village is looking to expand its volunteer base in order to make sure Downtown Lombard stays clean, attendees don’t block entrances to open businesses, and cruise cars park legally in the Downtown. To volunteer at any of the summer’s Cruise Nights, email the Village of Lombard Communications Coordinator.
For news updates or rain-out alerts, like Lombard Cruise Nights on Facebook. Please call the Village’s Communications Coordinator, Avis Meade, at 630-620-5718 or email the Communications Team with questions.