Summer Series

Kellogg Arena provides FREE outdoor summer entertainment for downtown Battle Creek. The Summer Series includes; Post Band Concerts, Battle Creek Farmers Market, and Vibe @ 5 Concert Series. This Summer Series is an initiative to bring live entertainment and events to downtown Battle Creek with a goal of contributing to the community’s positive economic impact and quality of life.


Post Band

Post Band is an outdoor concert series made up of area high school students as well as seasoned musicians. The concert band performs six times in the summer, June – July, each show beginning at 7pm at Festival Market Square. The Post Band creates a special theme each week and is performed rain or shine. If inclement weather should arise the concert is held inside the Kellogg Arena.

Battle Creek Farmers Market

Battle Creek Farmers Market provides fresh, local grown foods as well as local food vendors every Wednesday from 9am – 1pm. Now when you shop you also get to listen to live music provided by local musicians. The Farmers Market is held at Festival Market Square May – October. Applications for the 2023 season will be available in March 2023. For any additional information please call 269.788.1102 or email


Vibe @ 5

Vibe @ 5 features regional performers playing popular tunes in a variety of genres. This is a six part concert series starting in July and going through mid-August. All concerts start at 5pm and are held at Friendship Park.

July 28, 2023 Sam Luna Band w/Food Truck Roberts Brother’s BBQ

August 4, 2023 Leave Those Kids Alone w/Food Truck Smokey Styles BBQ

August 11, 2023 Tony Fields & Doug Decker w/Food Truck PBJ’s BBQ

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