SumTur Amphitheater is known for its wide variety of events throughout the summer and this year will be no different.
SumTur Amphitheater Manager, Doug Huggins said there are two sides to SumTur — recreational and ticketed events.
Huggins said this summer some of the ticketed events include the musical acts Sublime with Rome, Three Dog Night and Aaron Lewis. Tickets for these events can be purchased on ticketmaster.com and range in price depending on the section.
The ticketed events are outnumbered by the abundance of free activities being offered by SumTur this summer season.
Huggins said there will be numerous musical acts on the calendar including the Papillion Days opener Recaptured, a Journey tribute band.
“We are trying something different this year, on June 9,” Huggins said, “We are bringing in comedian Aubree Sweeney.”
Huggins said it’s the first time since 2010 SumTur has brought in a comedian and this event will be free to the public.
“One of her passions is animal care and so for this event we will be partnering with the Nebraska Humane Society,” Huggins said.
The community can bring animals and also donate to the Humane Society if it chooses. Huggins said SumTur is expanding on its Sunday series, SumTur Sundays, that consist of free musical acts. The full schedule can be found at papillion.org/175/SumTur-Amphitheater.
Huggins said there will be events created on the Sumtur Facebook page to help remind people of when things are occurring.
SumTur Amphitheater Events schedule:
Friday, 5 – 8 p.m.- Papillion House of Music Presents Schools Out For Summer
Friday, 9-11 p.m.- Starlight Movie: Spiderman into the Spider-Verse
Sunday, 7:30 p.m. – SumTur Sunday Unplugged:
May 31, 9-11 p.m.- Starlight Movie: Incredibles 2
June 6, 5:30 -10:30 p.m.. — Sublime with Rome
June 7, 9 - 11 p.m. – Starlight Movie: Marry Poppins Returns
June 9, 7:30 p.m.- Comedy Night Featuring Aubree Sweeney with special guest Tom Lucas
June 12, 7:00 p.m. – Recaptured
June 16, 7:30 p.m. – SumTur Sunday Unplugged: Papillion Area Concert Band
June 20, 7:30 p.m. — Santana Tribute
June 23, 7:30 p.m. — SumTur Sunday Unplugged: Wooden Music
June 27, 7-10:30 p.m. — Three Dog Night
June 28, 9:15- 11 p.m. — Starlight Movie: Lego Movie 2 The Second Part
June 30, 7:30 p.m. — SumTur Sunday Unplugged: Mark Irwin
July 4, 6 p.m. — Celebrate America featuring the Nebraska Wind Symphony
July 5, 9- 11 p.m. — Starlight Movie: Ralph Breaks The Internet
July 11 – July 20 – Into the Woods
July 28, 7:30 p.m. — SumTur Sunday Unplugged: The Hynek Maneuver
Aug. 1, 7:30 p.m.- Sandy Creek Bluegrass
Aug. 2, 9:15- 11 p.m. - Starlight Movie: How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Aug. 4, 8:30-10 p.m.- Raptor-Air Force Band
Aug. 11 7:30 p.m. — SumTur Sunday Unplugged: Papillion Area Concert Band
Aug. 15, 7:30 p.m. Great Plains Bluegrass and Old time Music Association
Aug. 16, 9- 11 p.m. — Starlight Movie: Dumbo
Aug. 18, 7:30 p.m. — SumTur Sunday Unplugged: Sarpy Serenaders
Aug. 22, 7:30 p.m.- The Plucking Nutz
Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m. — SumTur Sunday Unplugged: Papillion’s Singing Seniors
Sept. 12, 8- 10:30 p.m. — Aaron Lewis