Free Weekly Concerts

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

Concerts will take place rain or shine.

T-storms within a radius of 10 Miles around the Rees Tower will lead to cancellation or interruption of a concert.

Concert Schedule:

May 1 – Sept 30

Wed through Sun @ 6:30 pm

Additionally

Sat and Sun @ 2 pm

All Wednesday Evening Concerts in June, July and August will be theme-based and will be live-streamed on Facebook.

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Oct 1 – December 31 and April 1 – April 30

Wed @ Noon • Sun @ 2 & 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

2020 Art Spectacular – Day 1

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Art Spectacular at the Carillon A juried Fine Art & Fine Craft Fair, ranked in "The Best 200 Art [...]

2020 Art Spectacular – Day 2

September 13 @ 5:00 am - 11:00 am

Art Spectacular at the Carillon A juried Fine Art & Fine Craft Fair, ranked in "The Best 200 Art [...]

City Wide Hymnfest

September 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This year marks the fifth year of the annual City Wide Hymnfest at the carillon. The 5th Citywide Hymn Fest [...]

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2020 CALL FOR ARTISTS

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