Noblesville Announces 2018 Federal Hill Commons Concert Series Lineups

FHC ConcertsLooking for fun, free live music in Noblesville this summer? The Noblesville Parks & Recreation Department has you covered. In addition to the previously announced Thursday night Summer Concert Series taking place at Dillon Park and Forest Park, the city is excited to announce the Federal Hill Commons concert line up for the season. Expanding on the inaugural 2017 season, this year will include two different free concert series, Concerts at the Commons and Flashback Fridays. Shows in each series will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. at First Merchants Pavilion.

“With the success of last year’s inaugural season, Federal Hill Commons hosted a Grand Opening concert and Tribute Concert Series, where more than 10,000 attendees enjoyed live music at the new venue,” said Noblesville Parks Director Brandon Bennett. “We are excited to expand our free shows this year to give the community more opportunities to enjoy Federal Hill Commons throughout the summer.”

Concerts at the Commons

Concerts at the Commons presented by Myers Construction Management, Inc., will take place on five Saturdays between May 19 and August 18. From regional and national bands to local favorites, the series will include a variety of music genres and artists for all ages to enjoy. Concerts at the Commons also are sponsored by ZPL 99.5 and Indiana American Water.

May 19: Rod Tuffcurls + The Benchpress with Ripple Effect

June 2: 16 Candles with Cosmic Situation

June 30: Separate Ways with Edward Zlaty’s “The Cause”

July 7: Karen Waldrup with Emily Rhodes

August 18: Flying Toasters with Sam King

Flashback Fridays

Federal Hill Commons also will host four Flashback Fridays between August 10 and September 28. Each concert will pay homage to a specific decade of music from the ’50s/’60s up to the ’90s. Flashback Fridays are sponsored by USI Consultants, Indiana American Water and Aspen Creek Grill – Noblesville.

August 10: Classic Rock Experience with Meraki The Band

August 24: The Four Freshmen with Edward Zlaty’s “GMH Jazz Orchestra”

September 14: Mike and Joe

September 28: Hairbanger’s Ball with Ripple Effect

“Through our three concert series, Noblesville residents have the opportunity to be outside in one of our fantastic public parks enjoying free live music on three different evenings. While each series provides different genres, the atmosphere and energy of each show will provide a great experience for all,” Assistant Parks Director Mike Hoffmeister said.

For more information about Federal Hill Commons’ events, visit There are still opportunities to get involved with the concerts. Those interested in becoming a sponsor and supporting the free events, may contact Kristi Spehler at (317) 776-6350 or

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