Music Festival

We are planning our 2022 Walk the Beat Albion Music Festival! It is scheduled for Saturday, August 27, 2022. See Venues ยป Listen to great music while you enter for prizes and vote for your favorite bands! Band registration will open this summer.

Volunteers

Registration for volunteers is always open. Join us and be a part of Albion’s cool music scene.

Make a gift to Walk the Beat – Albion

Your gifts make it happen. Walk the Beat is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. You can make a tax deductible gift now through our secure online giving form. Suggestions below.

Enjoying a show?   $10/person

Buy a kid a music lesson?  $30

Buy a month of lessons? $100

Buy an instrument for one of our students? $500

Pay for the next Walk the Beat Band?  $600

Become a sponsor?  Contact us, please!

Summer Concert Series

The summer concert series was a blast! Thanks to all who came out. Here are the bands that performed in 2021. Special thanks to the Greater Albion Chamber of Commerce, Brick Street Marketing, Albion College, and the Calhoun County Senior Services for their support of this event. Let them know you enjoyed it, and that you would like to see it again.

May 19 – Ann Wade
May 26 – Dan Palmer Trio
June 2 – Emma Guzman
June 9 – Josh Ford
June 16 – The Dirk Quinn Band
June 19 – Saturday JUNETEENTH IN HOLLAND PARK
June 23 – Michael “Albion Slim” Crupi
June 30 – B.U. and Blue
July 7 – The Fat Animals
July 14 – Dylan Tolbert
July 21 – The Emma Guzman Band
July 28 – Patty PerShayla and the Mayhaps
August 4 – The Dixie Mafia
August 11 – Good Thang Goin’
August 18 – The Chris Canas Band
August 25 – Harper and the Midwest Kind
August 28 – Saturday WALK THE BEAT STREET FESTIVAL
September 1 – 5-Second Rule
September 8 – Kung Foo Diesel
September 15 – Cosmic Knot
September 18 – Saturday FESTIVAL OF THE FORKS
September 22 – Slavistar

See our Sponsors tab for a complete list of our generous supporters.

How are all these Events Possible?

Our year round work is made possible by our incredible sponsors, local businesses, people like you, and musicians that keep coming to play year after year.

Sponsorship Information

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SPONSORS!