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Monday Music in the Woods

Monday Music in the Woods

Every Monday, June 3 through July 29, 2024
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Free, No pre-registration required

Grab your lawn chair, bring your cooler, and enjoy the beautiful setting of the Celebration Garden at the Andrew J. Conner Nature Center while listening to local acts performing folk, bluegrass, classic rock, and other favorites. Monday Music is free to attend thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, but we ask that you consider a suggested donation of $5 to help support  Asbury Woods's growing slate of environmental programs for all ages.

The Nature Center's hours will be extended on Monday evenings during the Music in the Woods concert. Guests can enjoy the show, explore the Nature Center and animal exhibit, and browse the gift shop. 

Enjoy a glass of wine from Pisano Family Wine Cellar. $1 from each drink sold will be donated to Asbury Woods.

Please Note:

• Parking is limited, but we do have overflow parking available at Asbury Park parking lots and our annex parking lot south of Asbury Woods's main parking entrance. Look for our signs!  Our main parking lot has a circle drive where you can drive up and drop someone off if needed. 

• Please do not set up any chairs before 4 pm due to other daily programming. 

• We ask that you please leave your furry friends at home during our bigger events and festivals.


2024 Monday Music in the Woods

1Rankin and Schell WEB

June 3 | Rankin and Schell

Rankin and Schell is an acoustic duo from Erie with Glenn Rankin on guitar and Chip Schell on Bass. They play classic rock by artists such as The Beatles, James Taylor, and Elton John.

Foodtruck: Lil Wagon

2Matt Boland WEB

June 10 | Matt Boland

Matt Boland is a singer-songwriter who has been performing in the Erie area for the past 17 years.  He mixes styles including Blues, Rockabilly, rock, bluegrass, and folk.

Foodtruck: EDoggs

3Jesse James Weston WEB

June 17 | Jesse James Weston

Jesse James Weston is an acoustic artist with an eclectic mix of rock, alternative, pop, and blues covers across multiple decades.

Foodtruck: Sundae

Food for Thought, by the Charter School of Excellence

Jeremy Jaeger WEB

June 24 | Jeremy Jaeger

Local singer/songwriter and frontman of Division Street Machine, Jeremy covers many different genres and eras from Johnny Cash to Billie Eilish, to Stevie Ray Vaughn and Backstreet Boys.

Foodtruck: The Big Cheese

5Spades WEB

July 1 | Spades

Spades is an original three-piece group that performs swing, rock, pop, and soul.

 Food Truck: Food for Thought, by the Charter School of Excellence

Steve Gutting WEB

July 8 | Steve Gutting

 Steve Gutting dusts off his guitar for a night of acoustic folk songs from the 60s and 70s from musicians such as Simon and Garfunkel, Harry Chapin, Jim Croce, Cat Stevens, Bob Dylan, and more.

Foodtruck: Tater Tater Food Truck

7Brooke Surgener WEB

July 15 | Brooke Surgener

Brooke Surgener is an indie folk/ pop artist from Erie, Pennsylvania, known for her bright, soothing voice singing both original songs and covers like "Hey there Delilah" and "It's Gonne Be Me."

Foodtruck: Sticks & Bricks


Key West Express WEB

July 22| Key West Express Lite

Embark on your next tropic island trip with this premier Jimmy Buffett tribute band. Featuring a Gumbo of backgrounds and musical styles performing the songs we all know by heart.

Foodtruck: Waffle Miracle


9Matt Texter WEB

July 29 | Matt Texter

 Matt Texter is an Americana and Roots music troubadour based out of Erie, PA.

Food Truck: Cluck Truck


Monday Music Sponsored By:

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Anderson Renewal WEB v2
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Moes WEB
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