2017 Botanical Roots Concert Series:
Friday Nights, July 28-September 1st, 8:30-11:00 pm
It’s our 12th season! Six concerts feature Zydeco, Blues, Reggae and more with local bands performing the opening act. This year our line-up of nationally touring artists includes Chicago blues band The Kinsey Report, zydeco legend Dwayne Dopsie, and rockabilly stars Morry Sochat and the Special 20’s. MORE headliners to be announced soon!
Concerts are held rain or shine in our outdoor Terrace Garden. Seating is limited so please feel free to bring your own chair.
Food and beverage will be available for purchase; no outside food or beverage allowed.
Admission: $6/age 13 and older; age 12 and under free.
Members entrance and early admission.
For more details, call (260) 427-6440 or visit us at www.botanicalconservatory.org or Facebook-Botanical Roots.
Sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 season are NOW available. For more information contact Mitch Sheppard 260/427-6441.
Official Lodging Sponsor Holiday Inn at IPFW Coliseum is our official lodging sponsor and has special rates for Parks & Recreation participants! Click the Holiday Inn link and you will be directed to the Holiday Inn's reservation page that already has the special rate loaded. Or call 1-844-304-1950 today to book your room! (Ask about the Parks & Recreation Rate.) For group rates, make reservations by calling the sales team at 260-579-9136.
Enjoy some photos from previous Botanical Roots Concerts!
U.R.B (Opener) (Previous show)
The Ark Band (Previous show)
The Botanical Conservatory's Terrace is the perfect outdoor setting for enjoying music downtown!
The Rewinders (Opener) (Previous Show)
The New Familiars (Previous Show)
Otis Gibbs (Opener) (Previous Show)
Country Joe McDonald (Previous Show)
The Staggerers (Opener) (Previous Show)
The Tossers (Previous Show)
The crowd enjoys the music of the Tosser's on a beautiful night.
Dan Smyth Band (Opener) (Previous Show)
John Primer and the Real Deal Blues Band (Previous Show)
John Primer-Couples dance to the blues music.
Whiskey Hollar (Opener) (Previous Show)
Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience (Previous Show)
The crowd dances to Terrance Simien's Zydeco music.
Audience members playing the rubboard with Terrance Simien
Photos courtesy of Greg Hughes