[Photo provided by John Shearer]
WHERE: RiverEdge Park, 360 N. Broadway (Route 25), Aurora
WHEN: 7 p.m. Aug. 17
COST AND INFO: $30 to $200; riveredgeaurora.com, 630-896-6666; paramountaurora.com
ABOUT: Country music artist Chris Young (shown) will star on the riverside stage, followed at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 18 by Gladys Knight and The O'Jays. The Paramount also announced its theater will present the Happy Together Tour at 8 p.m. Aug. 17 at 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora, featuring The Turtles (with Ron Dante of The Archies standing in for Howard Kaylan for health reasons), Chuck Negron (formerly of Three Dog Night), Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, The Association, Mark Lindsay (former lead singer of Paul Revere & the Raiders) and The Cowsills. Before Happy Together, people can attend Paramount Theatre’s 2018-19 Season Kick Off Party benefit with food, drinks and auctions from 5 to 7 p.m. in Paramount’s Meyer Ballroom, 8 E. Galena Blvd., directly across the street from the theater; tickets cost $25.