Free Weekly Concerts

The Covid-19 pandemic is NOT interfering with the regular concert schedule.

Concerts will take place rain or shine.

Thunder Storms within a radius of 10 Miles around the Rees Tower will lead to cancellation or interruption of a concert.

May 1 thru Sept 30

Free concerts on:

Wed 6:30 PM
Thu 6:30 PM
Fri 6:30 PM
Sat 2 PM
Sat 6:30 PM
Sun 2 PM
Sun 6:30 PM

A special Carillon concert for the Liturgical Arts Festival Springfield (LAFS) will take place on Sunday, September 20 @ 4 PM. The program will consist of 4 centuries of sacred music. As always the admission is free. This concert will also be live-streamed along our Facebook page.

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Oct 1 thru Dec 31
           and
April 1 – April 30
(no concerts Jan – thru March)

Wed Noon
Sun 2 PM
Sun 4 pm

Carlo van Ulft, Springfield Park District’s Master Carillonist, and local assistant carillonists, play a variety of music from original carillon compositions to arrangements of popular classics and pop music. Enjoy the beauty of Washington Park and the adjacent Botanical Center with the unique accompaniment of relaxing carillon music.

Welcome!

The Springfield Park District’s Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon is one of the largest and finest of the world’s carillons. Located in historic Washington Park, the Rees Carillon is the site of numerous free public concerts, exciting community events, and the world-renowned International Carillon Festival held each June.

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Upcoming Events

City Wide Hymnfest

September 28

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic this event has been canceled. We hope to be able to organize the event again [...]

Carve For The Carillon

October 10 @ 6:00 am - October 11 @ 11:00 am

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic this event has been canceled. We hope to be able to organize the event again [...]

City Wide Hymnfest

September 28

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic this event has been canceled. We hope to be able to organize the event again [...]

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Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved and support the Thomas Rees Memorial Carillon – make a Donation, attend our Events, become a Carillon Belle, or Volunteer at our events.

HOW TO GET INVOLVED