‘Mississippi Melodies’ brings weekday music to La Crosse’s Pettibone Park

Concerts are most Tuesdays through the end of August.

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – A new concert series is bringing fun to Pettibone Park.

The ‘Mississippi Melodies’ concert series is in full swing at the Pettibone Park Gazebo.

The weekly concert series comes in place of the ‘Harmony in the Neighborhood’ Concerts held at neighborhood centers in La Crosse.

A range of musical styles will take the stage for an hour during the concert.

It’s not just the music fans who watch the concert who are enjoying the experience.

“It’s wonderful to be out again and performing music with different groups. And we’ve been cooped up for months and we’re looking forward to this,” said Mark Glasel, Seven Rivers Jazz Band leader.

La Crosse Parks and Recreation Department senior program coordinator.

A food truck is available at the event.

Concerts are most Tuesdays through the end of August.

More details are available here.