Southwest Community Concert Band - Upcoming Events

The Southwest Community Concert Band has a new home in Orland Park.  We perform five seasonal concerts, Summer Park Concerts throughout the year.  The Band also hosts a Winter Band Day and a Summer Band Camp
for student musicians.
See our Events Calendar Page for our current calendar of events.


Our Band holds weekly rehearsals

When: Tuesday evenings

Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Location: Orland Park Cultural Center
                 14760 Park Lane; Orland Park
                  Room 203

Monday thru Friday
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Summer Band Camp

Camp meets daily
8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Camp Finale Concert
 Friday; June 22nd, 7:00 PM

Location: Saint Francis of Assisi
                  Religious Ed. Center on the Hill
                           15050 Wolf Road, Orland Park


Sunday; June 24, 2018
Summer Food Drive Concert

Collecting food: 4:30 - 7:30 PM

Concert Time: 5:30 -7:30 PM

Guest Artist: Brass Tracks Jazz Band

Location:  Crescent Park; Orland Park

  Performance times:

      Brass Tracks: 5:30 - 6:30 PM
      Southwest Concert Band: 6:30 - 7:30 PM

- All food and cash donations from this concert
   will be donated to the Orland Township
    food pantry.

- Bring your blanket and lawn chairs
  for this outdoor concert.

Wednesday; July 4, 2018July4
Independance Day Concert

Join the band as we celebrate Independance Day in beautiful Cantigny Park.  The concert will take place in the park's new bandshell.

Time 3:00 PM

Location:  Cantigny Park
                   1S151 Winfield Road

- Bring your blankets and lawn chairs
   for this outdoor concert.

Gift Cards Now Available

The Southwest Community Concert Band now has
gift cards available for purchase for any 6th – 9th
grade student to attend our Winter Band Day or our  Summer Band Camp. You may purchase
a Gift Card for full payment or desired amount
($15 minimum).  A Gift Card may also be purchased
to sponsor a needy student to attend either event in
your name, company name or anonymously.

Gift Card Form

Become a Standing Ovation Contributor

The funds raised through thisOvation Logo
program are earmarked for
our music library expansion
and offering additional
educational events like Winter Band Day and Summer Band  Camp,
for music students as well 
as Clinics and Master Classes for students and adults.
 More information


*Southwest Community Band Concert admission
is complimentary and open to the public.  A free-will offering will be taken during the concert but is not an obligation


Tuesday; September 4, 2018
Resume Weekly Tuesday Rehearsals

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Orland Park Cultural Center
                  14760 Park Lane; Orland Park

Members return to weekly rehearsals

        New members are welcome!


Sunday; October 28, 2018
Fall Concert

Time: 2:00 PM

Guest Artist: TBA

Location: Orland Park Civic Center
                  14750 Ravinia Avenue


Sunday; December 16, 2018
Home for Christmas Concert  & Food Drive

Xmas tree

Pre-Concert entertainment - 4:00PM

Concert Time: 5:00 PM

Guest Artist: TBA

Location: TBD

All food and cash donations from this concert
will be donated to a local food pantry.

Tuesday; December 18, 2018
Rehearsal for Christmas Caroling for Shut-ins

All musicians welcome

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Cultural Arts Center
                  14760 South Park Lane
                   Orland Park


Monday; December 24, 2018
Annual Traveling Christmas Caroling for Shut-ins

Time: 10:00 AM-3:00 PM  (Lunch included) 

Locations: TBA at the December 18th rehearsal

Mission Statement

Pursuit of Excellence

The mission of the Southwest Community Concert Band is to foster the musical talent and education of its members, provide quality musical entertainment to the community and promote the value of musical education to the students and adults of the community.