Main Content

The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park Summer Concert Series

Summer Vibes In Scottsdale

As we enter summer, it's again time for the annual McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park Summer Concert Series! At Williams Luxury Homes, we get out and about. And we share the latest news, events, real estate stats, and more here on our blog. We like to bring our community together. It makes Scottsdale even more enjoyable. At WLH, it's not just about buying or selling homes; it's about helping clients create fulfilling lives in Arizona. Today, we will be sharing all concert dates, as well as details, for this year's concert series.

Summer Concert Series Info

Free Concerts every Sunday from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. | April 30 – June 25

The beloved McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale, Arizona is once again hosting its annual Summer Concert Series, offering free concerts on Sunday evenings. Recently recognized as one of Arizona's best live music venues, Sundays at The Railroad Park will feature an exciting mix of genres. The genres include: Motown, Disco, Rhythm and Blues, and Retro 90s. Bring a blanket or chair, pack a picnic, or indulge in delicious offerings from Hartley's General Store and an assortment of great food trucks. Train and carousel rides are available for $3, with children two and younger riding free with a paying adult.

(Full remaining schedule below)

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park In Scottsdale, Arizona

About McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park is a unique and treasured destination in Scottsdale. This 30-acre park was created by the late Fowler and Anne McCormick, who donated the land to the city in 1967. Their vision was to provide a space where families and friends could gather to enjoy outdoor recreation, learn about the history of railroads, and participate in fun community events. Since then, the park has become a popular destination for locals and tourists. It's a place that many members of our team stop by often. 

History of McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

  • 1967: Fowler and Anne McCormick donate 30 acres of land to the city of Scottsdale
  • 1971: The park officially opens to the public
  • 1975: The Paradise & Pacific Railroad, a 5/12ths scale replica of a Colorado narrow gauge railroad, is built
  • 1996: The Scottsdale Railroad Museum is established within the park
  • 2004: The McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park is added to the Scottsdale Historic Register

Things to Do at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

  • Take a ride on the Paradise & Pacific Railroad: Experience a 5/12ths scale replica of a Colorado narrow gauge railroad as it winds through the park
  • Visit the Scottsdale Railroad Museum: Discover the history of railroads and explore the restored train cars
  • Enjoy the Antique Carousel: Ride a beautifully restored 1950 Allan Herschell carousel, featuring hand-carved wooden animals
  • Attend Community Events: From the Summer Concert Series to holiday celebrations, the park hosts a variety of events throughout the year
  • Explore the Model Railroad Building: Marvel at the intricate model train displays created by local railroad enthusiasts
  • Relax at the Playground and Picnic Areas: Unwind in the park's spacious green areas, perfect for family outings and picnics

With its rich history and countless activities, McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park is a must see destination. Here you'll find the opportunity to explore a captivating destination that will create lasting memories with your loved ones. We even take our dogs!

Also Read: Guide To Scottsdale, Arizona

The Antique Carousel at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park.

The Antique Carousel Is Quite A Unique Site To See

Upcoming Concert Schedule & Food Trucks:

  • May 14 | Rockin Divas | 80's Rock | Food Trucks: Harkins Fantasy Funnel Cake Flavors
  • May 21 | Smashed | 90's Classics to Today's Hits | Food Trucks: Chew Philly Truck, Pita Jungle, Old School Ice Cream Bus
  • May 28 | Rock Lobster | 80's Retro | Food Trucks: East Coast Joes, Chew Philly Truck, The Snowy Churro
  • June 4 | Shining Star | Top 40 | Food Trucks: Sweet Magnolia Smokehouse, Chew Philly Truck, The Snowy Churro
  • June 11 | Southern Ways | Country Rock | Food Trucks: Harkins, Phat Cheeks, Fantasy Funnel Cake
  • June 18 | Dirty Yachtin' Scoundrels | 70's, 80's, and 90's Top 40 | Food Trucks: Harkins, Pita Jungle, Maui WOWI
  • June 25 | DJ - TranzL8R | Glow-Up Party | Food Trucks: Pizza Arno, It's A Guy Thing Food Truck, Old School Ice Cream Bus

Please note that bands and food trucks are subject to change.

If You Like To Have Fun

Stay tuned to our blog for more exciting events and the latest happenings in the Scottsdale area. We're here to keep you in the know, sharing our passion for this incredible place we call home. So, come on out to McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park and join us in celebrating the vibrant spirit of Scottsdale. Good time, indeed.

Also Read: Top Hiking Spots In Scottsdale

Send Us A Message

Put Yourself On The A-List & Access The Keys
To Arizona’s Finest Properties

    Skip to content