DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
WHERE: Mayo Park, which is directly behind the Mayo Civic Center, at 30 Civic Center Dr. SE, Rochester, MN 55904 . This is an open park, therefore, attendees can enter at anytime. Items left unattended are at your own risk. Stakes and ropes to reserve space are not allowed.
Entrance to the Park:
1) Riverwalk to the South of the Rochester Art Center
2) Riverwalk to the North of the Mayo Civic Center off East Center Street
3) The pedestrian bridge to the East of the Mayo Civic Center
WHEN: Concerts begin at 7:00 PM and run to between 9:30 PM and 10:00 PM on average.
COST: These concerts are free of charge (no ticket required), however, free-will donations are accepted in the form of a pass-the-bucket campaign between the opening act and the headliner as administered by Riverside Concerts' staff, advisory board, and volunteers.
WHAT CAN I BRING?: Coolers, food, drink, lawn chairs, blankets are welcome. Please leave grills and pets, with the exception of service animals, at home.
CONCESSIONS: are available for purchase on site.
SMOKING: Smoking, including e-cigarettes, is strictly prohibited in Mayo Park.
WEATHER POLICY: Concerts will take place outdoors rain or shine. Ponchos are preferred over umbrellas to keep sightlines unobstructed. In the case of threatening weather, the concert may be delayed, postponed, or, as a last resort, cancelled.
BIKE RACKS: are available in Mayo Park
RESTROOMS: Restrooms inside the Mayo Civic Center will be available along with portable restrooms in the park.