Community Foundation Performing Arts Series

Since 2010, the Community Foundation has hosted the annual Community Foundation Performing Arts Series at the Chris Wilson Pavilion in Potawatomi Park. This free series, which is designed to showcase our community's best performing arts talent, is held on Saturday evenings at 7 p.m. in late July and early August. For more information about the Community Foundation Performing Arts Series, click here.


  • July 21: The Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival’s Touring Company performs William Shakespeare’s "The Merchant of Venice"
  • July 28: IUSB Jazz Ensemble
  • August 4: Southold Dance Theater
  • August 11: South Bend Civic Theatre and Elkhart Civic Theatre
  • August 18: The South Bend Symphony Orchestra (For information about the play along, click here.)
  • August 25: South Bend Symphonic Choir

Additional Information

  • Bring your own blankets and lawn chairs; seating at the park is limited.
  • This is a free event for all!