See What Concerts Are Happening in Area 5

Concerts are listed in order by date, and then by ensemble name. Be sure to check our event calendar to find other handbell happenings in your area.

Upcoming Concerts

December 2022

Classical BellsMI
Celebrate Christmas with Classical Bells
December 2, 2022 – 7:00 PM
Oakland Chinese Church
4155 N. Squirrel Rd.
Auburn Hills, MI, 48326

Detroit Handbell EnsembleMI
“I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day” Holiday Concert
December 2, 2022 – 7:00 PM
First United Methodist Church
777 Eight Mile Rd
Northville, MI 48167

Admission: Donation

Detroit Handbell EnsembleMI
RingDetroit at Noel Night
December 3, 2022 – 5:30 PM, multiple performances
Detroit Historical Museum – Legends Plaza
5401 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202

DHE is proud to appear at the the 48th annual Noel Night! Select members of the ensemble will perform favorite holiday carols all evening long.

Performances start at 5:30 PM and run on the hour and half-hour with a final performance at 8:30 PM. For more information please visit https://www.noelnight.org/detroit-historical-museum

The event is free and open to the public. Bring your friends and join us as we #RingDetroit!

Purdue BellsIN
Purdue Christmas Show
December 3, 2022 – 4:00 PM
Elliott Hall of Music
712 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Tickets: https://am.ticketmaster.com/purdue/buy?filterType=87&utm_campaign=christmas_show_2022

All Purdue Musical Organizations will perform in the 89th annual Christmas Show.

Circle City RingersIN
Holiday Concert
December 4, 2022 – 2:00 PM
St. Mark’s United Methodist Church
4780 E. 126th Street
Carmel, IN, 46033

Free

Circle City RingersIN
Candles & Carols 2022
December 4, 2022 – 7:00 PM
Alexandria First Baptist Church
2107 S. Park Avenue
Alexandria, IN, 46001

Free. Ring in the holidays with the Circle City Ringers and the talented musicians of the Alexandria First Baptist Church.

The GosbellsMI
Christmas Bells are Ringing
December 4, 2022 – 3:00 PM
Utica United Methodist Church
8650 Canal Road
Sterling Heights, MI 48314

Free admission. Afterglow with light refreshments to follow the concert.

Purdue BellsIN
Purdue Christmas Show
December 4, 2022 – 2:00 PM
Elliott Hall of Music
712 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Tickets: https://am.ticketmaster.com/purdue/buy?filterType=87&utm_campaign=christmas_show_2022

All Purdue Musical Organizations will perform in the 89th annual Christmas Show.

Detroit Handbell EnsembleMI
“I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day” Holiday Concert
December 6, 2022 – 7:00 PM
Celebration Lutheran Church
39375 Joy Rd
Westland, MI 48185

Admission: Donation

Circle City RingersIN
Holiday Concert
December 9, 2022 – 7:00 PM
Crossroads Community Church
14885 Southeastern Parkway
Fishers, IN, 46037

Free

Classical BellsMI
Celebrate Christmas with Classical Bells
December 10, 2022 – 7:00 PM
Laingsburg United Methodist Church
210 Crum St.
Laingsburg, MI 48848

Central Wesley RingersIN
Sounds of the Season Christmas Concert
December 11, 2022 – 6:00 PM
Central United Methodist Church
1425 East Main Street
Richmond, IN 47374

This concert has free admission and will feature Central’s handbell choir along with our chancel choir and children’s choir. Other soloists and small ensembles playing pipe organ and classical guitar will also be featured.

Circle City RingersIN
Worship Service
December 11, 2022 – 9:30 AM
St. John’s Lutheran Church
181 W. Main Street
Peru, IN, 46970

Free. Circle City Ringers will provide special music during the morning worship service.

Classical BellsMI
Celebrate Christmas with Classical Bells
December 11, 2022 – 4:00 PM
The First Congregational Church of Ann Arbor
608 E. William St.
Ann Arbor, MI, 48104

Circle City RingersIN
Holiday Concert / Candlelight Service
December 11, 2022 – 4:00 PM
Peru Church of the Brethren
134 E. 5th Street
Peru, IN, 46970

Free

Circle City RingersIN
Holiday Concert
December 16, 2022 – 7:00 PM
Old Union Church of Jamestown
5681 S. 500 West
Jamestown, IN 46147

Free

Classical BellsMI
Celebrate Christmas with Classical Bells
December 16, 2022 – 7:00 PM
St. Louis Parish
24415 Crocker Blvd.
Clinton Twp., MI, 48036

Circle City RingersIN
Holiday Music Worship Service
December 18, 2022 – 10:30 AM
United Family Wesleyan Church
210 Washington Avenue
Cicero, IN, 46034

Free

Circle City RingersIN
Holiday Concert
December 18, 2022 – 3:30 PM
John Knox Presbyterian Church
3000 N. High School Road
Indianapolis, IN 46224

Free

Kalamazoo RingersMI
Hark, the Herald Angels Ring Concert
December 18, 2022 – 4:00 PM
Grace Harbor Church
811 Gorham Ln, Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Freewill Offering

Kalamazoo RingersMI
Christmas in Kalamazoo
December 22, 2022 – 7:30 PM
Centerpoint Church
2345 10th St N, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Freewill Offering; with Kalamazoo Male Chorus.

Kalamazoo RingersMI
Christmas in Kalamazoo
December 22, 2022 – 7:30 PM
Centerpoint Church
2345 10th St N, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Freewill Offering; with Kalamazoo Male Chorus.

February 2023

Kalamazoo RingersMI
BronzeFest Concert
February 19, 2023 – 3:30 PM
Portage West Middle School Gymnasium
7145 Moorsbridge Rd, Portage, MI 49024

Freewill Offering. Conducted by Fred Gramann, ensembles include Kalamazoo Ringers, Mid-Ohio Valley Ringers, Kettering Advent Ringers, Carillon Choir, Summit Bells, Classical Bells.

May 2023

Kalamazoo RingersMI
Kalamazoo Ringers 40th Anniversary Concert, There’s No Place Like Home
May 21, 2023 – 4:00 PM
Grace Harbor Church
811 Gorham Ln, Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Freewill Offering

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