The 2024 Bishop Hill’s Midsommar Music Festival is a family-friendly event occurring on Saturday June 22. Highlights of this festival include FREE concerts in the park, a Swedish Maypole celebration, and much more. Please bring a lawn chair and join us as we celebrate this Swedish holiday in historic Bishop Hill, Illinois. The free afternoon park concerts will be the Orion Community Band at 1 p.m., Jazz on the Side at 2 p.m. and the Norwegian Bachelor Farmers at 3 p.m.
The Midsommar Music Festival is sponsored by the Bishop Hill Heritage Association, Bishop Hill Arts Council, Bishop Hill State Historic Site, Bishop Hill Old Settler’s Association, Vasa National Archives, Bishop Hill Vasa Lodge #683, and area businesses. Regional Media is our major media sponsor. Funding provided by the Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation, the Minneapolis Foundation, and the Illinois Arts Council. For directions or more information, visit, or call 309-927-3899.