All applications are due no later than Friday, Jan. 27, 2023 at 5 p.m. 

ATASCADERO — The City of Atascadero’s Recreation Division is now accepting band applications for the upcoming 2023 “Saturday in the Park” Summer Concert Series.

They are excited to get another “Saturday in the Park” Summer Concert Series underway in Atascadero. The Saturday in the Park Concert Series will consist of eight (8) concerts from June 17 through Aug. 26, and will be held at the Atascadero Lake Park’s Bandstand from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. All concerts are free to the public. They have had an average attendance of over 500 at all concerts for the past 19 years and we plan to increase participation even more for 2023.

Band applications are now available on the City website under Community Services. To have an application mailed or emailed to you please email Jennifer Fanning, Recreation Supervisor, All applications are due no later than Friday, Jan. 27, 2023 at 5 p.m. No late applications will be accepted. 


The concert series is promoted through a variety of media including radio and digital advertising, social media, City websites and printed materials. Each selected band is paid a one-time stipend of $400. The City of Atascadero will provide an audio technician for each concert. Personal audio equipment is not allowed.