Swing with the big band sound of the Glenn Miller Orchestra as they're sure to play their signature Kalamazoo hit while in Portage for a free concert.

Glenn Miller put Kalamazoo (zoo, zoo, zoo, zoo, zoo) on the music map in 1942 with his #1 hit about our hometown: "I've Got a Gal in Kalamazoo." Although Glenn went missing in 1944, his namesake orchestra continues to tour and will be playing a concert in Portage.

  • Who: Glenn Miller Orchestra
  • When: 6:30pm, Thursday, Aug 10
  • Where: Overlander Bandshell, 7810 Shaver Road, Portage- behind the Portage Police Department
  • How Much: Free show as part of the Summer Concert Series 2017

Don't forget to bring a blanket or your lawn chairs and a picnic basket for this fun, free outdoor concert event!

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