DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION

The Amphitheater at the Boat Basin

Arts at the Amphitheater

Boppin' on the Basin

Movies by the River

The Huron Boat Basin & Amphitheater is located at 330 North Main St., Huron, OH
Boat Basin phone:  419-433-4848
Email:  boatbasin@cityofhuron.org

2016 Schedule of Huron Boat Basin & Amphitheater Events (pdf)

2014BestLiveMusic

Best Live Music Venue...Huron Boat Basin!

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.

2016 Boat Basin Schedule

June 4

 

City Wide GARAGE SALE I

High Life (again) - Enjoy the sounds of Steve Windwood

9 am- 2 pm

 

7:30 pm

June 11

Venyx- With two female vocalists, providing decades of Top 40 R & B, Pop and Rock favorites

7:30 pm

 

June 18

SandTown -Motown at its finest!

7:30 pm

June 25

Alex Bevan- A Crazy Little Sunset Concert--just for FUN! A Great Lakes Troubadour sharing his Lake Erie Legacy!

7:30 pm

July 2

RED, WHITE & BLUES BANG -

KingBees perform 6:30-8:30 pm

The Alan Greene Band perform 8:30-10:30 pm

Fireworks Saturday @ 10:30 pm

6:00 pm

FIREWORKS at 10:30 pm

July 8, 9 & 10

Huron River Fest - 25th Anniversary! Live Music and event schedule at huronriverfest.com

Fireworks Friday @ 10:15 pm

FIREWORKS on FRIDAY -10:15 pm

July 16

Cletus Black - Unique style of rock, pop & blues

7:30 pm

July 23

Christmas in July -- Rumours - A Fleetwood Mac tribute

7:30 pm

July 30

17th Annual K-96/WLKR   Summer Jam - wkfm.com

5:00 pm

Aug. 6

Rebeats - Tribute to the Swingin' 60's and the Beatles

7:30 pm

Aug. 12, 13 & 14 

Huron Rotary - Fine Art & Food Truck Festival with Live Music! Schedule at huronrotary.org

5 pm on Friday-check Huron Rotary website for details.

Aug. 20 

Soft Machine

All Classics Show - A celebration of vintage boats & cars. Music, food & fun for the whole family!

7:30 pm 

Aug. 27

Legends of Rock - Best of British Invasion & Elvis

7:30 pm 

Sept. 3 

New Decade Band - 50's through the 90's & more! Classic Rock & Pop

7:30 pm 

Sept. 10 

City Wide GARAGE SALE II 

9 am- 1 pm

Oct. 10

Pumpkin Fest - Families will love this great Fall Festival! 

11 am - 5 pm

Presented by:

Lake Erie Towing, IAC-International Automotive Components, Tow Boat U.S., and 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.

2016 Arts @ Amphitheater - Sundays

July 10

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

11 am- 6 pm

July 17

Vermilion Community Concert Band – Vermilion’s premiere concert band

7 pm

July 24

The Smooth Groove - Local band playing the Motown and Doo-Wop songs you all know and love!

7 pm

July 31

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

7 pm

Aug. 7

Erie County OSU Alumni Band - Go Bucks!

7 pm

Aug. 14

Rotary Fine Art & Food Truck Festival 

11 am - 4 pm

Thanks to our 2016 Supporters:  

Brass Pelican on the River

The Crawford Insurance Group

Captain Montague's Bed & Breakfast

Domino's Pizza

GIMCO Concrete Construction

Harbor North

Huron Drive Thru, LLC

Huron Lions

I-5's

Lucky Stone Promotions

South Shore Marine

 


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.

2016 Movies – Wednesday Evenings

ALL MOVIES BEGIN AT DUSK

July 13    

Minions


July 20

Muppets Christmas Carol


July 27

Big Hero 6


Aug. 3

Inside Out


Aug. 10

E.T.

 

Presented by:  Buckeye Cable System

Special Thank You to The Wightman-Wieber Charitable Foundation for assistance with our equipment upgrade.   

 

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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!