2015 Concerts At Eisenhower Park

Eisenhower Park Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre Photo by Kimberly Dijkstra
Eisenhower Park Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre (Photo by Kimberly Dijkstra)

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The summer concert lineup at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Performances will be free of charge, begin at 7 p.m. (unless otherwise noted), and include genres that range from disco to classical and oldies to musical theatre, providing entertainment to a variety of music lovers. 

The Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre is an outdoor theater located within Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Conveniently located near parking fields 6 and 6A, the theatre provides a venue for a full schedule of entertainment events during the summer. In addition to the popular International Music Nights Concert Series, the summer concert schedule is as follows:

June 2015:

Friday, June 5                        Lee Greenwood

Monday, June 8                     North Shore Pops

Friday, June 19                      Two Gents & The Lady

Saturday, June 20                 Dean Karahalis and the Concert Pops

Friday, June 26                      Salute to Motown

Saturday, June 27                 TD Bank’s “Celebrate America” Fireworks and Show (5 p.m.)

Monday, June 29                   Doo Wop in the Park

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July 2015:

Thursday, July 2                    Swingtime Big Band

Friday, July 3                         Movin’ Out – Billy Joel Tribute

Friday, July 10                       Neil Berg 100 Years of Broadway

Saturday, July 11                  Dark Lady – Cher Tribute Band & Disco Unlimited

Friday, July 17                       Ballet Showcase with American Ballet Theatre Dancers 

Saturday, July 18                  Taylor Dayne and Alisha

Monday, July 20                    Reach for the Stars Finals

Friday, July 24                       Oldies Night – The Encounters & Stan Zizka

Saturday, July 25                  FRESH 102.7 Presents Fresh in the Park

Monday, July 27                    Harry Chapin Tribute

Friday, July 31                      West Side Story by Plaza Productions

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August 2015:

Saturday, Aug. 1                   Salute to Vets with Tony Orlando and the USO Liberty Bells (6:30 p.m.)

Friday, Aug. 7                        Creole Family Night

Saturday, Aug. 8                   Davi Sings Sinatra

Monday, Aug. 10                   LI Philharmonic

Tuesday, Aug. 11                  42nd Infantry Division Band

Friday, Aug. 14                     Oldies Show with Jimmy Gallagher & The Passions

Monday, Aug. 17                  Nassau Has Talent

Friday, Aug. 21                     ABBA Mania & Stayin’ Alive – Bee Gees Tribute Band

Saturday, Aug. 22                CBS-FM Presents Saturday in the Park starring Joan Jett and The Blackhearts

Friday, Aug. 28                    Desert Highway – Eagles Tribute Band

Sunday, Aug. 30                  Vega Bond Puppets (1 p.m.)

Saturday, Sept. 12              NASH FM’s Last Summer Blast Starring Kristian Bush & Gloriana

Saturday, Sept. 19               Doo-Wop Concert Benefiting the Victory Games Challenge (5 p.m.)

There is no formal seating at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre so concertgoers are urged to bring folding chairs or blankets. Special accommodations are also available for disabled patrons, including reserved parking, easily accessible restrooms, and a convenient reserved location on the hill. If doubtful weather conditions arise, call 516-572-0355 after 6:30 p.m. for updated performance information.

Eisenhower Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre Photo by Kimberly DijkstraMuch of the programming at the Lakeside Theatre is made possible through the Nassau County Hotel/Motel Proceeds Grant, which are proceeds from taxes on hotel and motel rooms in Nassau County. Since 2006, Nassau County has received more than ten million dollars from the Hotel/Motel Proceeds Grant, which also has assisted in historic building restoration and other cultural enhancements.

For additional information concerning Eisenhower Park, and the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre, call the Public Information Office at 516-572-0200 weekdays during business hours or visit the website at www.nassaucountyny.gov/parks.

Elizabeth Johnson
Elizabeth Johnson is editor of Manhasset Press and Manhasset Press Magazine. Growing up in nearby Garden City and attending New York University, she is well-versed in the locale and knowledgeable about the beat she covers. Her community involvement is extensive and includes the Manhasset SCA, Kiwanis International, Manhasset Chamber of Commerce, St. Mary’s Church, and various civic and local charitable organizations. Curious by nature, her travels, community service, love of the arts as well as local sports give her the inside view to unique content. During her time at Anton, she has received several awards from the New York Press Association and the Press Club of LI, including the coveted "Best Community Newspaper" several years in a row.

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  1. Thank you for pointing this out. This was an old schedule reposted by accident. Apologies for the inconvenience.

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Eisenhower Park Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre Photo by Kimberly Dijkstra
Eisenhower Park Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre (Photo by Kimberly Dijkstra)

Looking for the 2016 events calendar? Click here.


The summer concert lineup at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Performances will be free of charge, begin at 7 p.m. (unless otherwise noted), and include genres that range from disco to classical and oldies to musical theatre, providing entertainment to a variety of music lovers.  The Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre is an outdoor theater located within Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Conveniently located near parking fields 6 and 6A, the theatre provides a venue for a full schedule of entertainment events during the summer. In addition to the popular International Music Nights Concert Series, the summer concert schedule is as follows:

June 2015:

Friday, June 5                        Lee Greenwood Monday, June 8                     North Shore Pops Friday, June 19                      Two Gents & The Lady Saturday, June 20                 Dean Karahalis and the Concert Pops Friday, June 26                      Salute to Motown Saturday, June 27                 TD Bank’s “Celebrate America” Fireworks and Show (5 p.m.) Monday, June 29                   Doo Wop in the Park  melody-148443_1280b

July 2015:

Thursday, July 2                    Swingtime Big Band Friday, July 3                         Movin’ Out – Billy Joel Tribute Friday, July 10                       Neil Berg 100 Years of Broadway Saturday, July 11                  Dark Lady – Cher Tribute Band & Disco Unlimited Friday, July 17                       Ballet Showcase with American Ballet Theatre Dancers  Saturday, July 18                  Taylor Dayne and Alisha Monday, July 20                    Reach for the Stars Finals Friday, July 24                       Oldies Night – The Encounters & Stan Zizka Saturday, July 25                  FRESH 102.7 Presents Fresh in the Park Monday, July 27                    Harry Chapin Tribute Friday, July 31                      West Side Story by Plaza Productions melody-148443_1280b

August 2015:

Saturday, Aug. 1                   Salute to Vets with Tony Orlando and the USO Liberty Bells (6:30 p.m.) Friday, Aug. 7                        Creole Family Night Saturday, Aug. 8                   Davi Sings Sinatra Monday, Aug. 10                   LI Philharmonic Tuesday, Aug. 11                  42nd Infantry Division Band Friday, Aug. 14                     Oldies Show with Jimmy Gallagher & The Passions Monday, Aug. 17                  Nassau Has Talent Friday, Aug. 21                     ABBA Mania & Stayin’ Alive – Bee Gees Tribute Band Saturday, Aug. 22                CBS-FM Presents Saturday in the Park starring Joan Jett and The Blackhearts

Friday, Aug. 28                    Desert Highway – Eagles Tribute Band

Sunday, Aug. 30                  Vega Bond Puppets (1 p.m.)

Saturday, Sept. 12              NASH FM’s Last Summer Blast Starring Kristian Bush & Gloriana Saturday, Sept. 19               Doo-Wop Concert Benefiting the Victory Games Challenge (5 p.m.) There is no formal seating at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre so concertgoers are urged to bring folding chairs or blankets. Special accommodations are also available for disabled patrons, including reserved parking, easily accessible restrooms, and a convenient reserved location on the hill. If doubtful weather conditions arise, call 516-572-0355 after 6:30 p.m. for updated performance information. Eisenhower Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre Photo by Kimberly DijkstraMuch of the programming at the Lakeside Theatre is made possible through the Nassau County Hotel/Motel Proceeds Grant, which are proceeds from taxes on hotel and motel rooms in Nassau County. Since 2006, Nassau County has received more than ten million dollars from the Hotel/Motel Proceeds Grant, which also has assisted in historic building restoration and other cultural enhancements. For additional information concerning Eisenhower Park, and the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre, call the Public Information Office at 516-572-0200 weekdays during business hours or visit the website at www.nassaucountyny.gov/parks.
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