DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION

The Amphitheater at the Boat Basin

The Huron Boat Basin & Amphitheater is located at 330 North Main St., Huron, OH

2014BestLiveMusic

Best Live Music Venue...Huron Boat Basin!

The Huron Boat Basin was named the Best Live Music Venue by Lake Erie Living magazine, and included in the Sept./October 2014 issue!

 

BOPPIN ON THE BASIN

-Free admission to all events is made possible by our sponsors
-You are welcome to bring chairs to the amphitheater
- No alcohol allowed, no glass containers 

Boppin on the Basin features pop music, classic rock, country, blues, and jazz live entertainment. Concerts begin at 7:30 pm on Saturday evenings unless otherwise noted.

2014 Boat Basin Schedule

June 7

City Wide Garage Sale I

 

Womack Family Band - Blend of folk, Americana, jazz, blues and rock & roll

9am- 2pm

 

7:30 pm

June 14

Swamps of Jersey - Amazing tribute to Bruce Springstein & the E Street Band

 

7:30 pm

June 21

Arrival - The preeminent Journey tribute band with Femme Rock (Pat Benetar tribute) leading off

 

7:30 pm

June 28

Gypsies in the Palace - Ohio's premier Jimmy Buffet Band

7:30 pm

July 5

Red, White and Blues Bang - The Rusty Wright Band

Sharrie Williams - 8:30 pm

Fireworks - 10:15pm

6:00 pm

July 11, 12 & 13

Huron River Fest - huronriverfest.com

Fireworks Friday - 10:15pm

 

July 19

Eddie & the Edsels - Northeast Ohio's #1 Oldies review

7:30 pm

July 26

Christmas in July -- Rumours - A Fleetwood Mac tribute

7:30 pm

Aug. 2

17th Annual K-96 Summer Jam - northcoastnow.com

5:00 pm

Aug. 8, 9 & 10 

Huron Rotary - Fine Art & Food Festival - huronrotary.org

 

Aug. 16  

All Classics Show - A celebration of vintage boats & music, food & fun for the whole family

Direct Energy - Ohio's premier classic rock & soul band 

 

 

 

7:30 pm

Aug. 23 

Legends of Rock - Best of British Invasion & Elvis 

7:30 pm 

Aug. 30 

New Decade Band

7:30 pm 

Sept. 6 

City Wide Garage Sale II 

9 am - 1pm 

Sept. 26-27 

Masters Walleye Circuit 

 

Oct. 4 

Fish Huron Ohio Walleye Challenge - FishHuronOhio.com 

 

Oct. 11 

Pumpkin Fest - Families will love this great fall festival! 

11am- 5pm 

Presented by Pepsi


ARTS AT THE AMPHITHEATER

  • Free admission to all events is made possible by our sponsors
  • You are welcome to bring chairs to the amphitheater
  • No alcohol allowed, no glass containers 

Arts at the Amphitheater features a variety of classical, big band, and marching-band style live performances. Concerts begin at 7:00 pm on Sunday evenings unless otherwise noted.

2014 Arts @ Amphitheater - Sundays

July 13

Huron River Fest – The region’s most popular family event 

11am- 6pm

July 20

Vermilion Community Concert Band – Vermilion’s premiere concert band

7 pm

July 27

Pantasia – Music performed on the steel drum, the national instrument of Trinidad & Tobago! Findlay High School Steelband

7 pm

Aug. 3

Erie County OSU Alumni Band – Go Bucks!

7 pm

Aug. 10

Fine Art & Food Festival

12pm–6pm

Aug. 17

Windjammer Big Band – Full size swing band featuring dance and jazz music of the last century 

7 pm

Thanks to our 2014 Supporters:  

The Crawford Insurance Group

Harbor North

Lake Erie Towing

NOMS Healthcare

Musicians Alley


MOVIES BY THE RIVER

  • Free admission to all events is made possible by our sponsors
  • You are welcome to bring chairs to the amphitheater
  • No alcohol allowed, no glass containers 

Great for family entertainment, the Amphitheater at the Huron Boat Basin presents a free, family-friendly movie series that runs from mid-July to mid-August. Movies are on Wednesday nights and begin at dusk.

2014 Movies – Wednesday Evenings

ALL MOVIES BEGIN AT DUSK

July 16

The Nut Job  

 

July 23

Arthur Christmas

 

July 30

Despicable Me 2

 

Aug. 6

Racing Stripes

 

Aug. 13

How to Eat Fried Worms

 

Presented by:  Buckeye Cable System

Thanks to our 2014 Supporters:  

Brass Pelican on the River

Domino's Pizza

GIMCO Concrete Construction

Huron Lions Club

Huron Pizza House

South Shore Marine

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Huron Decals -  $5.00 each; donation to the Huron Parks Foundation. Click on the Decal to the left for the mail order form. New - Also available in static-cling; no residue when removed! Thank you for your support!