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Thursday’s “Floyd Patterson” Concert Moved Inside Barney Carriage House Tent

Due to weather, the Floyd Patterson concert scheduled for Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. will now be held inside the tent at the Barney Carriage House located in Forest Park.

This concert is part of the City’s Forest Park Concert Series hosted by the Springfield Park Department at the Forest Park Amphitheater. However, due to the inclement weather and wet ground, the concert scheduled for Thursday, September 9th, will now take place inside the tent at the Barney Carriage House inside Forest Park. The concerts, all scheduled for 6:30 p.m., are open to the public and free of charge.

Attendees may enter Forest Park through the Sumner Avenue or Route 5 entrances for free after 5:30 p.m. on the nights of concerts. For complete details, please visit the Park Department website at or call 787-6435. The full, updated schedule is below:

The schedule of concerts is as follows, all on Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m.:




September 9th

Floyd Patterson

Motown and Contemporary

September 16th

Trailer Trash

Modern Country Music










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