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Batavia Park District summer events

River Rhapsody concert series continues

Batavia Riverwalk
In summer 2018, a cultural arts concert series will emerge at the Batavia Riverwalk. Concerts are scheduled on select Wednesday evenings. The concert series will feature a variety of lively, eclectic musical acts showcasing a diverse range of tunes. Admission is free.

Presented by the Batavia Park District and the Batavia Rotary Club.


Wed., July 18 Pirates Over 40
Wed., July 25 Soda
Wed., Aug. 1 SHinDiG
Wed., Aug. 8 Wild Daisy

Sponsored by Batavia Parks Foundation, Batavia Historical Society, Batavia Animal Clinic,
Golden Seal Service Experts, Kane County Chronicle, MetroNet and Batavia resident, John Faust.

For the full concert schedule, please visit

Summer outdoor movies begin

Batavia Riverwalk
The Batavia Park District and the Batavia Rotary Club are proud to announce two evenings at the movies! Bring the kids, blankets and pillows and come enjoy an evening under the stars watching great family movies together OUTDOORS!

Wonder—Wed., July 25, FREE
Based on the New York Times bestseller, Wonder tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.

Ghostbusters—Wed., Aug. 1, FREE
After the members of a team of scientists lose their cushy positions at a university in New York City, they decide to become “Ghostbusters” to wage a high-tech battle with the supernatural for money. They stumble upon a gateway to another dimension, a doorway that will release evil upon the city. The Ghostbusters must now save New York from complete destruction.

Movies will begin after the River Rhapsody Concert at approximately 8:30pm.