Tunes by the Tridge

Fun for the Whole Family!

Tunes by the Tridge is a family-friendly event located at the Farmer's Market area at the foot of Midland's Famous Tridge. For 10 nights in June, July and August, families will want to bring quilts and lawn chairs on Thursday evenings and enjoy listening to bands perform. These performances are free to all and are presented through the cooperation of the City of Midland Parks and Recreation, local businesses and radio stations. Bands play from 7 - 9 p.m. 

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Help Us Keep Tunes by the Tridge Safe

We are able to offer Tunes by the Tridge to our residents in a safe manner, as long as you can help us follow the rules! Please keep a 6' distance from other attendees who aren't in your party and be sure to wear your mask when traveling about the performance venue. If you can keep us safe, we can keep entertaining you!

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2021 Tunes by the Tridge Schedule

Date Band Genre Sponsor Radio Sponsor
June 10 Dueling Pianos Comedy Re/Max of Midland 96.1 WHNN
June 17 Cool Lemon Jazz Jazz Renue Physical Therapy/Primrose Retirement Community  
June 24 Rebel Line Country   The Highway 107.7
July 1 String Thing Strings    
July 8 Peacemaker Classie Rick Isabella Bank  
July 15 Tweed & Dixie Country Horizon Bank  
July 22 The Resonators Percussion    
July 29 Empty Pockets Variety Beauchamps Heating & Cooling Sunny 97.7
August 5 Denise Dave & the Motor City Sensations Motown/Funk    
August 12 Laurie & the Lefties Variety    
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The Highway 107.7

Sponsorship Opportunities

Each year, thousands of visitors come to Downtown Midland to enjoy our numerous community events that provide a diverse and vibrant center for business, cultural and recreational activity. For a $500 sponsorship, you will have exclusive sponsorship of one evening's band. This includes the opportunity of promoting your organization at the concert plus your logo will be included on all promotional material.

Vending at Tunes by the Tridge

We have a limited number of food and beverage vending opportunities at Tunes by the Tridge. Each year we receive many requests for businesses and organizations to promote their programs and services at the event. We prohibit the sale of items or the distribution of free materials, other than our pre-approved vendors. We do this in order to provide a great atmosphere and family entertainment. If you are interested in food vending at the event, please contact the Parks and Recreation Office.

Contact Us

  1. Parks and Recreation Office

    Email Parks and Recreation

    Municipal Service Center
    4811 N Saginaw Road
    Midland, MI 48640

    Phone: 989-837-6930
    Phone: 989-399-0506 (Weather Hotline)


    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m - 5 p.m.