Special Events at the Carl Sandburg Visitors' Center

Songbag Concert Series
2019
A monthly concert series presented by the Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association in the "Barn" at Carl Sandburg's Birthplace, in an intimate smoke-free and alcohol-free environment, showcasing acoustic music in the traditional and folk style. 313 E 3rd Street, Galesburg IL, (309) 342-2361. The concerts are free and open to the public, however a $5.00 donation is greatly appreciated.  All shows start at 4:00pm, normally on the Second Sunday of the month.
Concert Date   Performer
Sunday,
March 10, 2018
4:00pm
David W. Smith - Sandburg Songbag Concert - March 10, 2019 - 4:00pm 
David W. Smith

Sunday,
April 14, 2019

4:00pm

Dan Zahn & Kate Moretti - Sandburg Songbag Concert - April 14, 2019 - 4:00pm

Dan Zahn & Kate Moretti 

 

Sunday,
May 5, 2019

4:00pm

Ian Johnson & Manny Lopez 

 

Sunday,
June 9, 2019

4:00pm

 

 

Last Acre

Mark & Molly Mathewson  


Sunday,
July 14, 2019

4:00pm

TBA

Sunday,
Aug 11, 2019

4:00pm

Andy Crawford & Harry Tonchev

Sunday,
Sept 8, 2019

4:00pm

TBA

Sunday,
Oct 13, 2019

4:00pm

TBA

Sunday,
Nov 10, 2019

4:00pm

TBA


We are grateful to Tom Foley
who is coordinating the Songbag Concert Series this year for the Association.

A donation of $5.00 per person is suggested as the door (or gate) entry fee.  These door receipts go to the Songbag Concert performers to supplement a base amount paid by the Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association.  If you enjoy the concert, please be generous in support of our performers. 

Songbag Concert Series performers and refreshment costs are underwritten by the Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association and its members at a cost of approximately $2,500 per year. If you would like to support the Songbag Concert Series, become a member of the Association, and/or you are always welcome to make a donation to the Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association, PO Box 585, Galesburg, IL 61402-0585.



Contact the Carl Sandburg Historic Site Association: carl@sandburg.org
Suggest performers or get information about the Songbag Concert Series: heasly@frontiernet.net