Long Island's 2018 Summer Concert Series

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Summer Concerts are a great way to have an evening of fun with the whole family - for free!
Summertime on Long Island means you won’t have to search far and wide to find live musical performances. There are a handful of popular venues in Nassau and Suffolk that offer a summer concert series. All genres of popular music, on both indoor and outdoor stages, including age-appropriate performances make Long Island Summer Concert Series among the most relaxing and memorable seasonal activities. The best part is that many of these open-air performance performances are completely free to attend.  All you'll need is a blanket or a chair, a few snacks, and a some of Long Island's beautiful Summer weather.
These concerts are a great way to make any weeknight a mini stay-cation on Long Island.   From Strong's Marina to to the Port Jefferson Ferry to Main Street in Kings Park, there'll be a concert taking place nearly every day of the week. Performers are mostly local artists and cover a variety of genres.  Great tribute bands will play the songs you know and love in a casual and relaxing atmosphere.
These concert series come back every year thanks to popular demand.  Show your support for local artists and have an amazing Summer night out on Long Island.  You’ll definitely find a concert series taking place this Summer on Long Island to get excited about on our list below.  
Montauk's Free Summer Concert Series - Mondays at 6 & 6:30 PM
Montauk Village Green, Montauk
Presented by the Montauk Chamber of Commerce, the summer concert series is free to the public and will feature a variety of musicians including The Realm and Joe Delia and the Thieves. You can catch a show every Monday at the Montauk Village Green beginning at 6:30 PM in June/July and 6 PM in August.
  • June 25th - Black & Sparrow - Acoustic
  • July 2nd - The Realm - Reggae/Rock/Ska
  • July 9th - Gene Casey and the Lone Sharks - Rockabilly
  • July 16th - Lynn Blue Band - Classic Rock
  • July 23rd - Ray Red - Rock & Roll
  • July 30th - Potter Tekulsky Band - Country/Western
  • August 6th - The 3 B's - Rock & Roll
  • August 13th - Mike & the Dogwatchers - Rock & Roll
  • August 20th - Sarah Conway and the Playful Souls - Variety
  • August 27th - Joe Delia and The Thieves - Blues

Mary Jane Davies Green Summer Concerts - Mondays at 7:30 PM
Mary Jane Davies Green, Manhasset
Whether you are a fan of oldies, country out of Nashville, or rock of the 80s, Mary Jane Davies Green has the summer concert slate that will be your soundtrack of summer! All concerts are at 7:30 PM on Mondays between July 9th and August 6th.

  • July 16th - Darlene Graham and the Shades of Green Band - Family
  • July 23rd - Raffi Froundjain followed by Just Sixties — Folk and Rock
  • July 30th - Mary Lamont — Country
  • August 6th - Nitework — Classic Rock and R&B
Main Street, Bay Shore
The best excuse to take a long lunch on a Tuesday, this free concert series on Main Street in Bay Shore offers a little bit of everything from reggae to bluegrass. Concerts are held at 12:30 PM every Tuesday throughout July and August.
  • July 3rd
  • July 10th
  • July 17th
  • July 24th
  • July 31st
  • August 7th
  • August 14th
  • August 21st
  • August 28th
Northport Harbor Family Nights - Tuesdays at 6:30 PM
Main Street, Northport
A portion of Main Street in Northport Village will be closed to accomodate two nights of live music and outdoor dining. In addition, local stores will be having sidewalk sales and there will be antique cars to enjoy.
  • August 7th
  • August 14th

Clark Botanic's Tuesday Night Summer Performances - Tuesdays at 7 PM
Clark Botanic Garden, Albertson
Between performances by the Cunningham Brothers and a live production of The Wizard of Oz, Clark Botanic Garden's summer performance series is going to be hotter than summer itself! Shows are scheduled every Tuesday at 7 PM between July 10th and August 14th.

  • July 10th — Pat Farrell — Tribute to Billy Joel
  • July 17th — Plaza Theatrical Productions presents The Wizard of Oz
  • July 24th — David Sear followed by Marc Berger and Ride—Folk Night
  • July 31st — Dance Visions
  • August 14th — Cunningham Brothers — Celtic Night in the Garden

East Quogue Village Green Concert Series - Tuesdays at 7 PM
Village Green, East Quogue

The Village Green in East Quogue will come alive this summer with five concerts in a variety of styles. Presented by the East Quogue Civic Association, East Quogue Chamber of Commerce, and the Town of Southampton, this concert series will give locals plenty of reasons to tap their feet on Tuesday evenings.

  • July 3rd – Penny Lane (Beatles Tribute Band)
  • July 10th – Gypsy (Stevie Nix/Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band)
  • July 17th – The Chiclettes (60’s to the 90’s)
  • July 24th – Johnny Mac Band (Rhythm & Blues and Rock)
  • July 31st – Fast Lane (Eagles Tribute Band)

Village of Cedarhurst's Under The Gazebo Series - Tuesdays at 7 PM
Cedarhurst Park, Cedarhurst
With fantastic concerts being held every Tuesday through July and August, Cedarhurt is the place to be for a wide variety of musical acts this summer! Pre-shows begin at 7 PM and the main act will take the stage at 8 PM.

  • July 10th - Bennt & The Jets (Elton John Tribute)
  • July 17th - Tommy Mulvihill Band (Ireland In The Park)
  • July 24th - Beach Bums (Beach Boys Tribute)
  • July 31st - Moreno Fruzzetti (Italian Music)
  • August 7th - Gourmet Glatt Presents Jewish Night
  • August 14th - Just Sixties (60s Tribute)
  • August 21st - Joey Arminio & Family (Broadway & Show Tunes)
  • August 28th - Captain Jack (Billy Joel Tribute)

Downtown Rocky Point's Summer Concert Series - Tuesdays at 7 PM
St. Anthony’s of Padua, Rocky Point
Legislator Sarah S. Anker is presenting a series of four great summer concerts for this year's Downtown Rocky Point Summer Concert Series. Thanks to performances by Strawberry Fields and Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot, this series is one not to be missed!

  • July 10th - Strawberry Fields: The Ultimate Beatles Tribute
  • July 24th - Southbound: Country Tribute to America
  • July 31st - Swingtime Big Band: Authentic Swing in Living Color
  • August 7th - Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot: Celebrating the Music of Billy Joel

Nesconset's Summer Concerts at The Gazebo - Tuesdays at 7 PM
The Gazebo at Nesconset Plaza, Nesconset
Enjoy Tuesday night concerts at The Gazebo in Nesconset. Bring your lawn chair, blanket, and family/friends for a great time with some fantastic bands!

  • July 10th - 45 RPM
  • July 17th - Bon Journey
  • July 24th - Completely Unchained
  • July 31st - Dedications
  • August 7th - The 70's Band
  • August 14th - SouthBound

Summer Concerts at Grant Park - Tuesdays at 7 PM
Grant Park, Hewlett

Grant Park in Hewlett will be hosting a couple of exciting tribute shows this summer. Featuring performances by Who Loves You and Endless Summer, fans of 60s music will be in bliss!

  • July 17th - Who Loves You (Four Seasons Tribute)
  • August 14th - Endless Summer (Beach Boys Tribute)

Summer Concert at Christopher Morley Park - Tuesday at 7 PM
Christopher Morley Park, Roslyn

Enjoy a performance by acclaimed Beatles tribute band, Beyond Fab, at Christopher Morley Park on July 24th!

  • July 24th - Beyond Fab (Beatles Tribute)

Village of Great Neck Plaza's Summer Concert Series - Tuesdays at 8 PM
Firefighters' Park, Great Neck

Presented by the Village of Great Neck Plaza, Tuesday nights throughout the summer will be filled with the sounds of expertly-played live music! Enjoy a packed concert series including performances by The McLean Avenue Band, Sugar & Spice, and more!

  • June 19th - Dunster Road, "Classic Rock's Golden 60's"
  • June 26th - Sugar & Spice, "Motown Gets Down"
  • July 3rd - Nina Et Cetera, "Hotter Than a Pepper Sprout; Music of the Heartland"
  • July 10th - David Saul & the Electic Dudes, "Ultimate Classic Rock Hits, Then and Now"
  • July 17th - Blue Bayou, "Linda RonstadtTribute Band"
  • July 24th - Wayne Holmes, "Ray Charles Impersonator"
  • July 31st - Ricky Pen, "Mediterranean Summer Night"
  • August 7th - Dr. Pamela Levy, "Opera Under The Stars"
  • August 14th - Liverpool Shuffle, "Beatles Mania"
  • August 21st - Phil Costa and The Something Special Big Band, "Swing into Summer"
  • August 28th - The McLean Avenue Band, "Ireland in the Park"

Noontime Concerts at Eisenhower Park - Wednesdays at 12 PM
Eisenhower Park, East Meadow

Spend lunchtime at Eisenhower Park this July and August for a series of live shows with acclaimed artists. From Tangerine to Johnny Avino, there will be plenty of memorable tunes to enjoy at the beautiful park.

  • July 11th - Tangerine
  • July 18th - Tommy Sullivan
  • July 25th - Emilio
  • August 1st - Johnny Avino
  • August 8th - Sountrac
Port Jefferson's Sunset Concerts - Wednesdays at 6:30 PM
Harborfront Park, Port Jefferson
With concerts at Jeanne Garant Harborfront Park every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., guests are invited to enjoy free music on Long Island’s North Shore. Bring a picnic blanket and some snacks, and sit back, relax and enjoy the mid-week musical charms.  In the event of rain, concerts will be held on first floor of the Village Center.
  • July 11th - Acoustic Americana
  • July 18th - Gene Casey & Lone Sharks” (Rhythm & Twang contemporary Americana)
  • July 25th - The Foxfires – SeaGaze Band (Oceanic Indie Rock)
  • August 1st - Pat Wictor (Folk & Acoustic)
  • August 8th - Open Book (Contemporary Folk)
  • August 15th - TBD
  • August 22nd - Eastbound Freight Bluegrass Band (Bluegrass)
  • August 29th - Dean Marshall & The Common Good (Classic music)
  • September 5th - TBD

Audience members at the July 23rd Port Jefferson Station-Terryville Summer Concert Series.

Port Jefferson Station-Terryville Summer Concert Series - Wednesdays at 6 PM
JFK Middle School & Chamber Train Car Park, Port Jefferson Station
Presented by Suffolk County Legislator Kara Hahn and Brookhaven Town Councilwoman Valerie Catright, this series consists of five outdoor concerts running in July and August. Don't forget to bring a lawn chair!

  • July 18th - Ice Cream Night - JFK Middle School
  • July 25th - Arts Night - JFK Middle School
  • August 1st - Trivia Night - Chamber Train Car Park
  • August 15th - Veterans Night (Juxt Sixties) - Chamber Train Car Park
  • August 22nd - 80s Night (The Ronald Reagans) - Chamber Train Car Park

Summer Concerts at Chelsea Mansion - Wednesdays at 7 PM
Chelsea Mansion, East Norwich

East Norwich's Chelsea Mansion will be the site of two exciting performances this August. Between the Nassau Pops and the Plaza/Funny Girl Concert, Long Islanders will certainly have a couple of reasons to visit the historic site.

  • August 8th - Nassau Pops
  • August 22nd - Plaza/Funny Girl Concert

Summertime In The Park Concert Series - Wednesdays at 7:30 PM
Main Street, Bay Shore
Wednesday nights in Bay Shore will be filled with the sounds of the Bay Shore-Brightwaters Symphonic Band concerts and plenty of other featured musical acts over the course of this exciting summer series.

  • July 4th
  • July 11th
  • July 18th
  • July 25th
  • August 1st
  • August 8th
  • August 15th
  • August 22nd
  • August 29th

Town of Babylon Summer Concerts - Wednesdays & Fridays at 7:30 PM
Tanner Park, Copiague
With some of the hottest original acts and tribute bands in the country, the Town of Babylon's Summer Concert Series is one of the hallmarks of the South Shore's entertainment slate!  Over a dozen conerts are scheduled across the span of less than two months, so grab your chair and prepare for a summer of unforgettable tunes!

  • June 27th - Genessa & The Selena Experience
  • June 29th - FM
  • July 6th - Ultimate Aldean
  • July 11th - Poco & Atlanta Rhythm Section
  • July 13th - Max Weinberg's Jukebox
  • July 18th - Strawberry Fields
  • July 20th - Blue Brothers Revue
  • July 25th - Uptown Funk
  • July 27th - Wild Child
  • August 1st - WAR
  • August 3rd - Mountain Jam Orchestra
  • August 8th - Jessie's Girl
  • August 10th - Completely Unchained & Rock of Ages

Valley Stream's Summer Concert Series - Wednesdays at 8 PM
Village Hall, Valley Stream

The Village of Valley Stream will be celebrating the arrival of the summer season with a plethora of live performances at the Community Bandshell behind Village Hall. All shows are scheduled on Wendesdays at 8 PM with an additional show on Tuesday, August 28th.

  • July 11th - Second Chance Band
  • July 18th - Doo-Wop Under the Stars
  • July 25th - Captain Jack
  • August 1st - Nassau Pops
  • August 8th - BonJourney
  • August 15th - John Kuse & The Excellents
  • August 22nd - Dr. K's Motown Revue
  • Tuesday, August 28th - Easy Rider
  • August 29th - Southbound
Alive After Five - Thursdays at 5 PM
Main Street, Patchogue
Patchogue's Alive After Five concert series celebrates its 17th year this summer, and it's expected to be better than ever.  Six stages with live music and entertainment, more than 90 vendors of crafts, food and beer will bring Patchogue to life this summer on four Thursdays across June, July and August starting at 5 PM.
  • June 28th
  • July 19th
  • August 2nd
  • August 16th

Alive On 25 - Thursdays at 5 PM
Main Street, Riverhead
Featuring live music, street vendors, craft beverages, and a variety of family-friendly activities, Alive on 25 will bring tons of action to Downtown Riverhead during the summer months!

  • July 5th
  • July 12th
  • July 26th
  • August 9th

Westbury's Summer Concert Series - Thursdays at 7 PM
Piazza Ernesto Strada, Westbury
The Piazza Ernestro Strada on Post Avenue and Maple Avenue in Westbury will be hosting family concerts and performances through the end of summer! Enjoy a diverse selection of theatrical performances, live bands, and cultural celebrations.

  • June 28th - Just Sixties (60s Tribute)
  • July 5th - Underground Horns (Afro Funk Latin Brass Band)
  • July 12th - North Shore Pops (Pops Orchestra)
  • July 19th - Sympatico (Jazz & Blues)
  • July 26th - Jeanette Berry and the Soul Nerds (Rhythm & Jazz Soul)
  • August 2nd - Mariachi Alvaro (Eight-Piece Mariachi Ensemble)
  • August 9th - Polka Brothers (Pop/Rock Gone Polka & Classic Polka)
  • August 16th - Joe Rock & The All Stars (High-Energy Rock Band)
  • August 23rd - PseudoSsudio (Phil Collins Tribute)
  • August 30th - Non Stop To Cairo (Ska, Funk & Hip-Hop)

Smith Haven Mall Summer Concert Series - Thursdays at 7 PM
Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove
The series will begin in July and will feature weekly performances by different cover bands playing all of the classics you know and love. Concerts will take place all throughout summer and will end in early September.

  • July 5th – Bad Animals (Heart Tribute)
  • July 12th – Billy Mira & The Hitmen (Vegas Show)
  • July 19th – Billboard Live (70’s Rock)
  • July 26th – Every Breath You Fake (The Police/Sting Tribute)
  • August 2nd – Panic (Hits)
  • August 9th – King Kai (Elvis Tribute)
  • August 16th – Songs in the Attic (Billy Joel Tribute)
  • August 23rd – Wonderous Stories (Perfect Album Sides)
  • August 30th – Decadia (80’s and Beyond)
  • September 6th – Desert Highway (The Eagles Tribute)

Northport's Summerfest Concerts - Thursdays at 7:30 PM
Village Park, Northport
The Robert W. Kruger Bandshell in Village Park will be the location of five exciting Summerfest concerts this August. Concerts are sponsored by the Northport Chamber of Commerce and will cover a variety of styles.

  • August 2nd
  • August 9th
  • August 16th
  • August 23rd
  • August 30th

Community Band Concerts in Village Park - Thursdays at 8:30 PM
Village Park, Northport
The Robert W. Krueger Bandshell at Northport's Village Park will be the site of weekly community band concerts during the summer! Enjoy the sounds of live music as you take in the beautiful harbor views of Northport.

  • July 5th
  • July 12th
  • July 19th
  • July 26th
  • August 2nd
Smithtown Library, Smithtown
Start your weekend early by checking out a cover band of some of your favorite bands of all time. This series features a tribute to some of the most popular bands in rock and roll, featuring music by BIlly Joel, Fleetwood Mac, and plenty of others.
  • July 5th - Petty Rumours (Tom Petty & Fleetwood Mac Tribute)
  • July 12th - The Vibe (Hits of the 80s, 90s & Today)
  • July 19th - Strawberry Fields (Beatles Tribute)
  • July 26th - The LPs (Hits of the 70s)
  • August 2nd - Just Sixties (Hits of the 60s)
  • August 9th - Songs in the Attic (Billy Joel Tribute)
  • August 16th - Fast Lane (Eagles Tribute)
Harborfront Park, Port Jefferson
Port Jefferson's Summer Harborside Concert Series has become a tradition in the town - and for good reason! With a great variety of musical acts, the series is able to take advantage of the town's fantastic atmosphere! Concerts will be held on Thursday nights beginning at 8:00 p.m.
  • July 5th
  • July 12th
  • July 19th
  • July 26th
  • August 2nd
  • August 9th
  • August 16th
  • August 23rd
  • August 30th
  • September 6th

Riverhead Townscape Summer Concert Series - Fridays at 7 PM
Grangebel Park, Riverhead
With musical acts ranging from rock bands to jazz and bluegrass, the Riverhead Townscape Summer Concert Series is simply limited to its focus on showcasing great musicians! Concerts take place at the Polish Town Pavilion on Friday nights at 7 PM throughout July and August.

  • July 6th - Just 60s
  • July 13th - Southbound
  • July 20th - NY Exceptions (50s Doo-Wop)
  • July 27th at 7:30 PM - Sound Symphony Orchestra
  • August 3rd - An Evening with Stefano Andreotti
  • August 10th - Who Are Those Guys (Neo-Classic Rock)
  • August 17th - Penny Lane (Beatles Tribute)
  • August 24th - Bobby Nathan’s Family Affair (Sly and the Family Stone Tribute)
  • August 31st - Jan Hanna Band (Folk Rock)

Musical Happenings on Main Street - Fridays at 7 PM
Northport Harbor Park, Northport
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to Northport Village Park for a weekly summer concert series! Located at the scenic Northport Harbor, a great slate of live musical acts will perform against a beautiful, scenic backdrop!

  • May 25th - Miles to Dayton (Romantic to Rock)
  • June 1st - Kerry Kearney (Blues, Folk, Rock)
  • June 8th - HooDoo Loungers (New Orleans Swing)
  • June 15th - Willie Steel / The McAuley Family
  • June 22nd - Annie Mark & Chris James / The Sons of Pitches
  • June 29th - Jack's Waterfall (Folk, Rock, Americana)
  • July 6th - Kammerer & Kennedy / Calico feat. Dorie Evans (Americana)
  • July 13th - Allen Santoriello (Folk, Rock, Americana)
  • July 20th - Sandy & Steve Edwards / The Levins (Folk, Americana)
  • July 27th - Tommy Santoriello & Margaret Lassen (Folk, Americana)
  • August 3rd - Andrew Fortier (Folk, Americana)
  • August 10th - Caroline Doctorow / Cathy Kreger (Folk, Americana)
  • August 17th - Director's Choice
  • August 24th - Toby Tobias / Wild Ginger
  • August 31st - Glenn Baldwin & Friends of Jazz (Festival of Jazz Artists)
Musical Moments in Kings Park - Fridays at 7:30 PM
Russ Savatt Park, Main Street, Kings Park
Every Friday night, head down to Main Street in Kings Park to enjoy live outdoor music and local restaurant specials in celebration of the warm weather. The series features local artists and the music starts at 7:30 p.m. You'll have to bring your own seating, but the entertainment is guaranteed free of charge!
  • July 6th - Six Gun
  • July 13th - Hoodoo Loungers
  • July 20th - Just Sixties
  • July 27th - Beyond Fab
  • August 3rd - Soul Mantra
  • August 10th - North Creek Band
  • August 17th - Mystery Play
  • August 24th - The Parade
  • August 31st - TBA

Glen Cove Friday Night Downtown Sounds - Fridays at 7:30 PM
Village Square, Glen Cove
Summertime in Glen Cove means a weekly celebration at the Village Square! With musical acts in a variety of styles and genres, the concert series should appeal to music fans of all types! Be sure to arrive in Glen Cove early or stay after the show to experience the great local shops and restaurants!

  • July 6th - Gloria's Miami Sound featuring Nikki Torres
  • July 13th - Right on Band
  • July 20th - Forever Ray
  • July 27th - Strawberry Fields
  • August 3rd - Marvin Floyd
  • August 10th - Fleetwood Macked
  • August 17th - Richie Cannata
  • August 24th - Milagro
  • August 31st - Soul Sound

Bellport Bandshell's Summer Concerts - Fridays at 8 PM
Bellport Village Marina, Bellport
Featuring a dozen concerts in genres varying from country music to acoustic folk, the Summer Concerts at The Bellport Bandshell guarantee an entire season filled with fantastic weekly concerts for all ages!

  • June 29th - The Lone Sharks (Rockabilly)
  • July 6th - The OM-MEN
  • July 13th - Captain Tom's Payback (Reggae, Blues & Jazz)
  • July 20th - The Ed Travers Band (Jimmy Buffet Style)
  • July 27th - Seven Turns (Allman Brothers Tribute)
  • August 3rd - The Black Petals (Original Blues & Rock)
  • August 10th - Milagro (Santana Tribute)
  • Saturday, August 11th - Stage Door School of Dance (Dance Performance)
  • August 17th - The Hoo Doo Loungers (Cajun & Blues)
  • August 24th - Six Gun (Country Rock)
  • August 31st - Stone Blu (Classic Folk & Country Rock)
  • Saturday, September 1st - He-Bird, She-Bird (Acoustic Folk)
Sound of Summer Concert Series - Saturdays at 4 PM
Strong's Water Club, Mattituck
Strong’s Water Club and Marina brings back its popular summer concert series to Long Island’s North Fork for its sixth consecutive year. Guests are invited to enjoy listening to the free concerts at the water’s edge on Saturdays from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Pace’s Dockside will be offering a special menu for guests who come to enjoy the five concerts planned for this summer.
  • July 7th
  • July 21st
  • August 4th
  • August 18th
  • September 1st
Summer Performances at Manorhaven Beach Park - Fridays at 7/7:30 PM
Manorhaven Beach Park, Port Washington
The Town of North Hempstead has announced free performances at Manorhaven Beach Park this July and August! Grab your chair and head down to Port Washington for evenings of great entertainment!
  • July 13th - Petty Rumours (Fleetwood Mac and Tom Petty Tribute)
  • August 4th - Half Step (Grateful Dead Tribute) & Allmost Brothers (Allman Brothers Tribute)

Village of Lindenhurst's Summer Concert Series - Saturdays at 8 PM
Town Square Gazebo, Lindenhurst
The Village of Lindenhurst will be celebrating the summer season with ten Saturday performances that will have Long Islanders cheering! From performances by The Good Rats to Unbroken Chain, there are a variety of rocking concerts that are sure to please everyone.

  • June 16th - Electric Jam (Classic/Modern Rock)
  • June 23rd - Schroeder's Ghost (Rock/Originals)
  • June 30th - The Good Rats
  • July 7th - The Gypsy Felons (Classic Rock)
  • July 14th - Kickstart 80s feat. Law Falco (Top 40/80s Rock)
  • July 21st - Breslau Bombers (Classic Rock)
  • July 28th - Moe Greene (Classic/Modern Rock)
  • August 4th - Unbroken Chain (Grateful Dead/Jerry Garcia Tribute)
  • August 11th - Ridler (Classic/Modern Rock)
  • August 18th - Beefcake (Classic Rock & Oldies)
  • August 25th - Perfect Strangers (Oldies & Folk Rock)
  • September 1st at 2 PM - Oompa Festival

Sunday Afternoons at the Beach Concert Series - Sundays at 1 PM
North Hempstead Beach Park, Port Washington
A wide variety of musical acts gather at North Hempstead Beach Park for their annual summer concert series!  Shows take place every Sunday between July 8th and August 5th, and the schedule covers music genres from country to oldies!

  • July 8th - Six Gun - Country
  • July 15th - DR. Ks Motown Revue
  • July 22nd - Endless Summer - Tribute to the Beach Boys
  • July 29th - The Chiclettes - Tribute to female R&B groups through the decades
  • August 5th - Paradigm - Variety/Hits
Jazz on the Steps - Sundays at 2 PM
Southampton Arts Center, Southampton

Ten unmissable concerts are on the schedule for this year
's Jazz on the Steps series at the Southampton Arts Center. Perfect for children and adults alike, these performances will feature the magic of jazz music through a variety of instruments and playing styles.
  • July 1st - Santi Debriano on Trumpet and Bill O’Connell on Piano
  • July 8th - Yacouba Sissoko on Kora
  • July 15th - John Ludlow on Sax and Peter Weiss on Bass
  • Saturday, July 21st (11 AM-1 PM) - Max Feldschuh on Vibraphone and Omar Haddad on Violin
  • July 29th - Dan Lauter on Sax and Stan Wright on Bass
  • August 5th - Bob Hovey Trombone and Stan Wright on Bass
  • August 12th - Bob Hovey on Trombone and Stan Wright Guitar
  • August 19th - Yacouba Sissoko on Kora
  • August 26th - Bill Smith on Piano and Morris Goldberg on Sax/Penny whistle
  • September 2nd - Dan Lauter on Sax and Jeff Marshall on Percussion
Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River
Beginning mid-July, this series combines the season's best foliage with some excellent tunes. The performances will liven up Sunday afternoons for six consecutive weeks through the end of August.
  • July 22nd - Buddy Merriam & Black Roads Trio (Bluegrass)
  • July 29th - Mary Lamont Band (Country)
  • August 5th - Ahmad Ali (Soul & Jazz)
  • August 12th - Janine DiNatale and Friends (Vocalist)
  • August 19th - Nina Et Cetera (Guitarist)
  • August 26th - Homegrown Strings Band (Traditional Family)

Sunday Night Concerts on Gosman's Dockside Stage - Sundays at 6 PM
Gosman's Dock, Montauk
Featuring local favorites like Randy Jackson, Nancy Atlas, and more, Gosman's Dockside Stage will be the location for great Sunday night concerts throughout the summer!

  • July 8th - Nancy Atlas Project
  • July 15th - Randy Jackson
  • July 22nd - Zanti Misfits
  • July 29th - Carrie and The Cats
  • August 5th - Nancy Atlas Project
  • August 12th - The HooDoo Loungers
  • August 19th - Carrie and The Cats
  • August 26th - TBD
Summer Concerts On The Village Green - Sundays at 7 PM
The Green, Stony Brook
Every Sunday night from 7 PM to 9 PM you can stop by the Green in Stony Brook to hear a wide variety of live music, including Jazz, Swing, Big Band, Rock and Roll, Pop, and Motown, just to name a few!

Southampton's Concerts In The Park - Various Days at 6:30 PM
Agawam Park and Cooper's Beach, Southampton
The Southampton Cultural Center will be sponsoring a summer concert series packed with 10 great shows this summer, including performances by the Lone Sharks, Billboard Live, and plenty of others. Concerts are held on Wednesdays at 6:30 PM and various other days.

  • July 3rd - Nancy Atlas (Agawam Park)
  • July 11th - New Life Crisis (Agawam Park)
  • July 18th - Queen Esther Marrow (Cooper's Beach)
  • July 19th at 7PM - Earth, Wind and Fire Tribute Band (Good Ground Park, Hampton Bays)
  • July 25th - Ad Lib (Agawam Park)
  • August 1st - Lone Sharks (Cooper's Beach)
  • August 8th - Project Vibe (Agawam Park)
  • August 15th - Billboard Live (Agawam Park)
  • August 22nd - Penny Lane Tribute Band (Agawam Park)
  • August 29th - Mambo Loco (Agawam Park)

Medford Summer Concerts - Various Days
Medford Memorial Park, Medford
Beginning in July, these Summer concerts will feature different style bands playing a mix of all varieties of music. Bands are still being scheduled and will be announced in the near future.

  • July 25th - Get Dancin'
  • More Dates TBA!

Under The Stars Concert Series Various Days at 6:00/6:30 PM
Mediterranean Manor, Patchogue
Ten great events are scheduled for this year's 'Under The Stars' series at The Garden at Mediterranean Manor. From Southbound to the New Millennium Jazz Band, attendees of all ages and music preferences will find shows to enjoy. ($25/$30 Per Person)

  • June 20th - New Millennium Jazz Band (6 PM)
  • July 11th - 20 High View (6 PM)
  • July 20th - Southbound (6:30 PM)
  • August 22nd - The Next Level Band (6 PM)
  • October 4th - 3rd Annual Oktoberfest (6:30 PM)

Smithtown's Family Concert Series at Hoyt Farm - Various Days at 7 PM
Hoyt Farm, Commack
The Smithtown Recreation Department has assembled eight concerts and performances for this year's free concert series at Hoyt Farm, including renowned tribute acts and a season finale by
Funk Philharmonik!

  • July 1st - Cold Spring Habor Band (Billy Joel Tribute)
  • July 8th - Decadia Live (80s & 90s Tribute)
  • July 13th at 7:30 PM- DiDi Maxx (Children's DJ Night)
  • July 22nd - Refugee (Tom Petty Tribute)
  • July 29th - Billboard Live (70s Tribute)
  • August 3rd - Cheryl Children's Circus Performer (7:30 PM) and Screening of Beauty & The Beast (8:30 PM)
  • August 5th - Awaken (Yes Tribute)
  • August 12th - Funk Philharmonik (Funk & Rhythmic Vibe)

International Nights at Eisenhower Park - Various Days at 7 PM
Lakeside Theatre (Eisenhower Park), East Meadow
Throughout the summer months, Eisenhower Park will be hosting a variety of International Nights to celebrate a variety of cultures and traditions! Each of the unique nights will feature a variety of performances to honor and educate.

  • June 3rd - Indian American Night
  • June 10th - Israeli American Night
  • June 23rd - South Asian American Night
  • June 25th - Italian American Night
  • July 8th - International Festival Featuring Music of Poland and Greece
  • July 9th - German American Night
  • July 15th - African American Night
  • July 29th - Creole American Night
  • August 5th - Chinese American Night
  • August 6th - Irish American Night
  • August 11th - Latino American Night
  • August 12th - Pakistani American Night
  • August 19th - Punjabi American Night
  • August 26th - Korean American Night
  • September 1st - Bangladeshi American Night

Summer Concerts in Memorial Park - Various Days at 7/7:30 PM
Memorial Park, New Hyde Park

Bring your friends, a lawn chair, and a snack as you settle in for a night of family-friendly entertainment at Memorial Park! This year's schedule features The Idol Kings, Dr. G's Voices for Veterans, and a production of The Wizard of Oz.

  • June 20th at 7:30 PM- The Idol Kings (Journey, Tom Petty, John Mellencamp Tribute)
  • July 12th at 7 PM - The Wizard of Oz
  • August 1st at 7:30 PM - Dr. G's Voices for Veterans (Pop/Rock)

Town of Hempstead's Summer Concert Series - Various Days at 8 PM
Town of Hempstead Parks
With concerts spread across well over a dozen parks, the Town of Hempstead has packed their Summer Concert Series with the most diverse selection of bands yet! From Fleetwood Mac to Billy Joel, there will be enough musical talent to keep your foot tapping all summer long!

  • July 11th - Any Way You Want It (Journey) - Newbridge Road Park, Bellmore
  • July 12th - Wonderous Stories - Echo Park, West Hempstead
  • July 13th - Badlands (Bruce Springsteen) - Seamans Neck Park, Seaford
  • July 17th - Plaza Theatrical Production Performs Sister Act - Oceanside Park, Oceanside  **SPECIAL TIME 7:30 PM**
  • July 18th - Beginnings (Chicago) - Merrick Rd. Park, Merrick
  • July 19th - Ultimate Tribute Artist Lamar Peters - Hewlett Point Park, East Rockaway
  • July 20th - Slippery When Wet (Bon Jovi) - East Village Green, Levittown
  • July 25th - Johnny Avino, Sounds of Frank Sinatra & Friends - Rath Park, Franklin Square
  • July 26th - Moody Blues Tribute - Rock Hall Museum, Lawrence
  • July 27th - White Wedding (80s) - Averill Blvd. Park, Elmont
  • August 1st - Beyond the Bridge (Johnny Maestro) - Oceanside Park, Oceanside 
  • August 2nd - Rubik’s Kube (80s) -  Shell Creek Park, Island Park
  • August 3rd - Material Girl (Madonna) featuring Amber Ferrari - Speno Park, East Meadow
  • August 4th - Back in Time (Huey Lewis & The News) - Baldwin Park, Baldwin ***SPECIAL TIME - 7:30 pm***
  • August 7th - Eli Zion (Jewish Music) - Rock Hall Museum, Lawrence
  • August 8th - PsuedoSsudio (Phil Collins) - East Village Green, Levittown
  • August 9th - Stan Zizka & the Del Satins - Rath Park, Franklin Square
  • August 10th - Just Sixties (60s) - Coes Neck Park, Baldwin
  • August 15th - Forever Ray (Ray Charles) - Uniondale Ave Park, Uniondale
  • August 16th - Endless Summer (Beach Boys) - Hewlett Point Park, East Rockaway
  • August 17th - Petty Rumours (Tom Petty / Stevie Nicks / Fleetwood Mac) at Seamans Neck Rd. Park, Seaford
  • August 21st - NY Bee Gees (Bee Gees) - Merrick Rd. Park, Merrick
  • August 22nd - One (Three Dog Night) - Forest City Park, Wantagh
  • August 23rd - The Doobie Others (Doobie Brothers) - Echo Park, West Hempstead
  • August 24th - Songs in the Attic (Billy Joel) - Newbridge Road Park, Bellmore

City of Long Beach's Summer Concert Series - Various Days at 8 PM
Various Beaches in Long Beach
Four concerts each week from July through August ensures that Long Beach residents will be tapping their feet to the music all summer long! Concerts are held at various locations throughout the City of Long Beach.

  • July 5th - Kamellot (Classic Rock Tribute) - BandNeptune Blvd Beach
  • July 6th - BonJourney (Bon Jovi/Journey Tribute Band) - Long Beach Blvd Beach
  • July 7th (12 PM) - Tommy Sullivan (Classic Rock ’n Roll) - Riverside Court
  • July 8th (11 AM) - DJ/ Karaoke Auditions - Riverside Court
  • July 9th - Desperado Ridge (Eagles Tribute Band) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • July 10th - Storytellers (Modern Rock, Pop & Hip Hop) - National Blvd Beach
  • July 11th - Real Hot Lanta (Rock ‘n Roll Band) - New York Ave Beach
  • July 12th - Vintage Bliss (Jazz Band) - Neptune Blvd Beach
  • July 16th - SIXGUN Country (Unique “Hard Driving” Country Music) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • July 17th - Arena Rock Tribute (Multi Rock Tribute Band) - National Blvd Beach
  • July 18th - The Jersey Four (Tribute to The Four Seasons) - New York Ave Beach
  • July 19th - Wonderous Stories (Classic Rock Tribute) - BandNeptune Blvd Beach
  • July 23rd - Cold Spring Harbor (Billy Joel Tribute Band) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • July 24th - Doobie Others (Doobie Brothers Tribute Band) - National Blvd Beach
  • July 25th - Endless Summer (Beach Boys Tribute Band) - New York Ave Beach
  • July 26th - Swingtime Big Band (Authentic Swing led by Steve Shaiman) - Neptune Blvd Beach
  • July 29th (7 PM) - TBA - Long Beach Blvd Beach
  • July 30th - Italian Night with Natalie Pinto (Standards, Ballads, Rock & Pop) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • July 31st - The LP's (Rock of the 70’s) - National Blvd Beach
  • August 1st - Irish Night: Celtic Cross (Pop & Folk Fun with Celtic Roots) - New York Ave Beach
  • August 2nd - Killer Joe (Ultimate Rock & Roll Party Band) - Neptune Blvd Beach
  • August 6th - The Rockinghams (Tribute To The Best Of the Pop '60s) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • August 7th - High Tide (Reggae/Calypso) - National Blvd Beach
  • August 8th - The Liverpool Shuffle (Beatles Tribute Band) - New York Ave Beach
  • August 9th - Tombstone Rose (Modern Country Music) - Neptune Blvd Beach
  • August 13th - Gold Coast Orchestra (Classic Party Band) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • August 14th - FDR  Drive (Ultimate Party Band) - National Blvd Beach
  • August 15th - Alive & Kickin’ (From Rock to Reggae) - New York Ave Beach
  • August 16th - New York Minute (Classic Party Band) - Neptune Blvd Beach
  • August 20th - Risky Business (50’s, 60’s & 70’s Classics) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • August 21st - Hellgate (Arena Rock Tribute Band) - National Blvd Beach
  • August 22nd - T'Bazco Road (Zydeco Boogie & Blues) - New York Ave Beach
  • August 23rd - Thunder Road (Springsteen Tribute Band) - Neptune Blvd Beach
  • August 25th (12 PM) - Tommy Sullivan (Classic Rock ‘n Roll) - Riverside Court
  • August 26th (11 AM) - Anna Tota (Karaoke – Auditions) - Riverside Court
  • August 27th - Ultimate Benatar (Pat Benatar Tribute) - Edwards Blvd Beach
  • August 28th - Latin Night: Quinta Avenida Band (Samba & Smooth Sounds) - National Blvd Beach
  • August 29th - Dave Kellan (Rock Soul) - New York Ave Beach
  • August 30th - F.O.G. (Long Beach’s Own Classic Rock Cover Band) - Neptune Blvd Beach
  • August 31st (7 PM) - Karaoke Finals - Recreation Center
  • September 4th & September 5th - Make Up Rain Dates

Lakeside Theatre's Summer Concert Series - Various Days at 8 PM
Lakeside Theatre (Eisenhower Park), East Meadow
Long Islanders are invited to attend Nassau County's incredibly diverse slate of free concerts scheduled for this year's summer concert series in Eisenhower Park! With almost two dozen concerts, there is guaranteed to be entertainment for music fans of all genres!

  • June 24th - Band of Long Island
  • June 29th - The Real Diamond/Neil Diamond Tribute
  • June 30th - TD Bank “Celebrate America”  Fireworks and Show (5:45pm start) (Free tickets available at TD Bank branches)
  • July 1st - TD Bank “Celebrate America” rain date
  • July 3rd - Movin’ Out/Billy Joel Tribute
  • July 7th - Oldies Show
  • July 13th - Disco Unlimited
  • July 14th - Elevation Band/U2 Tribute
  • July 20th - 80s Explosion
  • July 23rd - Harry Chapin Tribute
  • July 27th - Tramps Like Us/Springsteen Tribute
  • July 28th - Oldies Show
  • July 30th - Nassau Pops
  • August 4th - Salute to Vets: Desert Highway/Eagles Tribute (6:45pm start)
  • August 10th - Swingtime Big Band
  • August 17th - Dr. K’s Motown Revue
  • August 18th - CBS-FM Saturday in the Park
  • August 24th - That 70’s Band
  • August 25th - LaMar Peters/Elvis Tribute
  • August 31st - Genessa/Selena Tribute

Music Under The Stars - Various Days at 8 PM
Town of Oyster Bay, Oyster Bay
Town of Oyster Bay's Music Under The Stars will have your foot-tapping during July and August with renowned musical acts! From BonJourney to Barometer Soup, spice up your summer with some of the bands that have provided the soundtrack to your summers over the years!

  • July 10th - Salute To America with SixGun (Country) & Grucci Fireworks - John J. Burns Town Park
  • July 11th - Dean Karahalis & The Concert Pops (Good Vibrations) - Ellsworth W. Allen Town Park
  • July 12th - Dr. K's Motown Revue (Motown) - Bethpage Community Park
  • July 14th - Peacheaters (Allman Brothers & Southern Rock Tribute) - John J. Burns Town Park
  • July 17th - Nine Days - John J. Burns Town Park
  • July 18th - The Johnny Rogers Show (Rock 'n Roll) - Syosset-Woodbury Community Park
  • July 19th - Benny & The Jets (Elton John Tribute) - Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park & Beach
  • July 24th - Decadia (80s Tribute) - John J. Burns Town Park
  • July 25th - Barometer Soup (Jimmy Buffet Tribute) - Harry Tappen Beach
  • July 28th - The Fast Lane (Eagles Tribute) - John J. Burns Town Park
  • July 31st - Back In Time (Huey Lewis and the News Tribute) - Ellsworth W. Allen Town Park
  • August 1st - Strawberry Fields (Beatles Tribute) - Syosset-Woodbury Community Park
  • August 4th - BonJourney NY (Bon Jovi & Journey Tribute) - John J. Burns Town Park
  • August 7th - Wonderous Stories (WNEW FM Radio Tribute) - Ellsworth W. Allen Town Park
  • August 8th - Simply Diamond (Neil Diamond Tribute) - Syosset-Woodbury Community Park
  • August 11th - The Lords of 52nd Street (Billy Joel's Band) - John J. Burns Town Park

Summer Concerts at The Jones Beach Bandshell - Various Days at 8 PM
Jones Beach, Wantagh
If you're looking for a variety of summer entertainment, ranging from the hottest tribute acts to children's artists, it won't be easy to top the Jones Beach Bandshell! With free entertainment scheduled most days between June and early September, there's always a few reasons to head to Jones Beach!

  • June 23rd - Roots Foundation - Bob Marley Tribute
  • June 25th - Darlene Graham - Kids Night
  • June 27th - Line Dancing With Marianne Taylor
  • June 29th - Liverpool Shuffle - Beatles Tribute
  • June 30th - Last Exit - Pearl Jam Tribute
  • July 3rd - ZoFolk - Led Zeppelin Tribute
  • July 6th - Rolling Stoned - Rolling Stones Tribute
  • July 7th - Bottoms Up - Van Halen Tribute
  • July 10th - Echo Events
  • July 11th - Line Dancing With Marianne Taylor
  • July 13th - Half Step - Grateful Dead Tribute
  • July 14th - Awaken - Yes Tribute
  • July 17th - Rock N Roll U Kids
  • July 18th - Big Band Swing With Billy Mira & The Hitmen
  • July 20th - Appetite For Destruction - Guns 'N Roses Tribute
  • July 21st - Bon Journey - Bon Jovi & Journey Tribute
  • July 24th - Tara Drouin & Kate Perlman - Kids Night
  • July 25th - 45RPM - Tribute Band
  • July 27th - 20 Highview - 70s Tribute
  • July 28th - Spectrum - 70s/80s/90s Tribute
  • July 31st - Tara Drouin & Kate Perlman - Kids Night
  • August 1st - Soul To Squeeze - Red Hot Chili Peppers Tribute
  • August 3rd - Thunder Road - Bruce Springsteen Tribute
  • August 4th - Lisa Polizzi - Janis Joplin Tribute
  • August 7th - School Of Rock
  • August 8th - Line Dancing With Marianne Taylor
  • August 10th - Shining Star - Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute
  • August 11th - Pump - Aerosmith Tribute
  • August 14th - Keri Wirth - Kids Night
  • August 15th - John Pagano Plays The Blyes & Bel Airs' 50s Doo Wop Show
  • August 17th - Weird Science - 80s/90s Tribute
  • August 18th - The Legendary Murphys - Classic Rock
  • August 21st - Rock N Roll U
  • August 22nd - Planet Of Sound Sceneless Beachcase
  • August 24th - Petty Rumors - Tom Petty & Fleetwood Mac Tribute
  • August 25th - Monkey Wrench - Foo Fighters Tribute
  • August 28th - Keri Wirth - Kids Night
  • August 29th - Mountain Jam Orchestra - Allman Brothers Tribute
  • August 31st - Desert Highway - Eagles Tribute
  • September 1st - Billy Joel Tribute With Wade Preston
Huntington Summer Arts Festival - Various Days at 8 PM (7 PM on Tuesdays)
Heckscher Park, Huntington
Between jazz, indie rock, folk, dance performances, and theater productions for children, the Huntington Summer Arts Festival will be filling Heckscher Park with music and artistic performances all summer long! Grab your chair and head down for an unrivaled good time with friends and family!
  • June 26th - Wizard of Oz - Plaza Theatrical
  • June 27th - Huntington Community Band
  • June 28th - Huntington Men's Chorus
  • June 29th - Melissa Errico "Sondheim Plus" Broadway Luminary
  • June 30th - The Lords of 52nd Street (Classic Rock)
  • July 1st - Symphonic Pops of Long Island (Formerly Senior Pops Orchestra)
  • July 3rd - Tim Kubart & The Space Cadets (Rock & Roll for Kids)
  • July 4th - Huntington Community Band
  • July 5th - LI Dance Consortium "Kaleidoscope 1"
  • July 6th - Orquestra El Macabeo (Nuevo Salsa Band from Puerto Rico)
  • July 7th - Yael Deckelbaum & Prayer of the Mothers Ensemble (Canadian/Israeli Folk)
  • July 8th - Nassau Pops Symphony Orchesta
  • July 10th - Kristin Anreassen & The Bright Siders (Kids Folk Rock)
  • July 11th - Huntington Community Band (Pre-Concert at 7 PM)
  • July 12th - Las Cafeteras (Mexican Roorts Ensemble from LA)
  • July 13th - Sol Y Sombra (Spanish Dance Co. Pasion)
  • July 14th - Sister Act - Plaza Theatrical Broadway Musical
  • July 15th - Kaia Kater (Canadian/Caribbean Folk Singer/Songwriter)
  • July 17th - David Gonzalez "Cuentos: Tales from the Latin World"
  • July 18th - Huntington Community Band (HCB Big Band Pre-Concert at 6:45 PM)
  • July 19th - Grace Kelly Quartet (Jazz Sax & Vocalist)
  • July 20th - Lao Tizer Band "Songs from the Swing House" (Contemporary Jazz Fusion)
  • July 21st - Joe Lovano Classic Quartet
  • July 22nd - Swingtime Big Band "Something Borrowed...Something Blue"
  • July 24th - Aladdin - Broadhollow Theatre Co.
  • July 25th - Huntington Community Band (Pre-Concert at 7 PM)
  • July 26th - Fei Fei (Piano Soloist - Classical Chamber Music)
  • July 27th - Gathering Time & Kirsten Maxwell (Folk/Roots/Americana)
  • July 28th - Jeremy Kittel Trio (Folk/Roots/Americana)
  • July 29th - Tom Rush with Matt Nakoa
  • July 31st - David Engel :The Pirate School" How to be a Pirate!
  • August 1st - LI Dance Consortium "Kaleidoscope II"
  • August 2nd - Incendio (World Fusion Spanish Guitar)
  • August 3rd - Danny Green Trio with Strings (Piano Jazz Trio with String Quartert)
  • August 4th - Bernstein's America (LI Orchestra with David Stewart Wiley and Jeffrey Biegel)
  • August 5th - Funny Girl - Plaza Theatrical Broadway Musical
  • August 7th - Mammoth Follies - Hudson Vagabond Puppets
  • August 8th - Island Hills Chorus & Twin Shores Chorus
  • August 9th - Duke Robillard Band featuring Sunny Crownover & Billy Novick
  • August 10th - Skerryvore (Celtic Fusion, Roots & Rock from Scotland)
  • August 11th - Edmar Castaneda Quartet (World Music - Latin Jazz Harp Virtuoso)
  • August 12th - BeauSoleil Avec Michael Doucet (Cajun Creole Roots)
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