Long Island's 2019 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 The Dogwatchers. 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 24th - Lynn Blue Band
  • July 1st - The Realm
  • July 8th - Potter-Tekulsky Band
  • July 15th - Ray Red Band
  • July 22nd - Black & Sparrow
  • July 29th - The 3 B's
  • August 5th - The Dogwatchers
  • August 12th - Gene Casey & The Lone Sharks
  • August 19th - Sarah & The Playful Souls
  • August 26th - Joe Delia & The Thieves

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 8th and July 29th.

  • July 8th - The Deedle Deedle Dees: Family Night
  • July 15th - Sound Chaser - Old standards and Today's Biggest Hits
  • July 22nd - New York Exceptions
  • July 29th - Copperline — Tribute to James Taylor
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 jazz to country. Concerts are held at 12:30 PM every Tuesday throughout July and August.
  • July 9th - Jacks Waterfall
  • July 16th - Steve Salerno Trio (Jazz)
  • July 23rd - Linda Ipanema & The Dixie Cats
  • July 30th - Lone Sharks (Country)
  • August 6th - Mind Open / Chris Kove (Jazz/Funk)
  • August 13th - Karpenteers (Carpenters Tribute)
  • August 20th - Mary Lamont
  • August 27th - Cassandra House
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 6th
  • August 13th

Nesconset's Summer Concerts at The Gazebo - Tuesdays at 6:30 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 9th - 70s Band
  • July 16th - BonJourney
  • July 23rd - 45 RPM
  • July 30th - Rusty Spur
  • August 6th - Us & Floyd
  • August 13th - Seven Turns Allman Brothers
  • August 20th - The Fab4 "The Blast" - Beatles Tribute

Clark Botanic's Tuesday Night Summer Performances - Tuesdays at 7 PM
Clark Botanic Garden, Albertson
Between performances by the North Shore Pops and a live production of Cinderella, 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 9th and August 6th.

  • July 9th — Pseudossudio: Phil Collins Tribute (rain date: Wednesday,  July 10)
  • July 16th — North Shore Pops Concert Band (rain date: Thursday, July 18)
  • July 23rd — Plaza Theatrical Productions Presents Cinderella (rain date: Thursday, July 25)
  • July 30th — Folk Night in the Garden featuring David Sear and Gathering Time (rain date: Thursday, August 1)
  • August 6th — Decadia (rain date: Thursday, August 8)

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 2nd - Away For the Day featuring 2019 American Idol Golden Ticket Winner Christiaan Padavan
  • July 9th - Penny Lane (Beatles Tribute)
  • July 16th - That Motown Band (Celebrating 60 Years of Motown
  • July 23rd - Johnny Mac Band (Rhythm & Blues and Rock)
  • July 30th - White Wedding (Music from the 1980’s)

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 19th - The American Bombsheels
  • July 16th - Fleetwood Macked
  • July 23rd - A Night of Irish Music
  • July 30th - A Night of Italian Music with Three Po’ Tenors
  • August 6th - Music of the Divas with Jaycee Driesen Revue
  • August 13th - One Hot Night - Tribute to Neil Diamond
  • August 20th - Gourmet Glatt Presents A Night of Jewish Music
  • August 27th - A Night of Eighties Music with 5 Stone Band

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!

Summer Concerts at Grant Park - Tuesdays at 7 PM
Grant Park, Hewlett
Grant Park in Hewlett will be hosting an exciting tribute shows this summer with acclaimed Beatles tribute, Beyond Fab, on Tuesday, August 13th!

  • August 13th - Beyond Fab (Beatles Tribute)

Summer Concerts at Christopher Morley Park - Tuesdays at 7 PM
Christopher Morley Park, Roslyn
Enjoy a performance by Neil Stewart's Empire State at Christopher Morley Park on July 30th!

  • July 30th - Neil Stewart's Empire State

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 18th - Piece of the Rock (Music for All Generations)
  • June 25th - David Saul and the Electric Dudes (Ultimate Classic Rock Hits)
  • July 2nd - Hambones (Country Rock)
  • July 9th - The Meade Brothers Band (Best of Rock n' Roll)
  • July 16th - Sugar and Spice (Motown Gets Down)
  • July 23rd - Just Sixties (Sounds of the Sixties)
  • July 30th - Blue Bayou (Linda Ronstadt Night)
  • August 6th - Dr. Pamela Levy (Linda Ronstadt Night)
  • August 13th - Phil Costa & The Something Special Band (Summer Swing)
  • August 20th - Liverpool Shuffle (Beatles Mania)
  • August 27th - 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. Needless to say, there will be plenty of memorable tunes to enjoy at the beautiful park.

  • July 24th
  • July 31st
  • August 7th
  • August 14th
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 3rd - The Bracken
  • July 10th - Bossa Nova Beatniks
  • July 17th - Eastbound Freight Bluegrass Band
  • July 24th - Pamela Betti Band
  • July 31st - Truck Stop Gypsies
  • August 7th - Pat Wictor
  • August 14th - Marci Geller
  • August 21st - Dave Christian Project
  • August 28th - Gene Casey & The Loan Sharks

Great Neck Plaza's Promenade Night Series - Wednesdays at 6:30 PM
Various Promenades, Great Neck Plaza

The Village of Great Neck Plaza will be working with the Great Neck Plaza Business Improvement District to present a number of live concerts and film screenings during the summer months.

  • June 19th - Ballroom Dance Instruction and Performances with Alina & Artur Shvetsova (Bond Street Promenade)
  • June 29th at 8:30 PM - A Dog's Way Home (N. Middle Neck Road Promenade)
  • July 10th at 8:30 PM - Captain Marvel (Bond Street Promenade)
  • July 17th at 7 PM - Phil Costa and Something Special Big Band (N. Middle Neck Road Promenade)
  • September 11th at 7 PM - Phil Costa and Something Special Big Band
  • September 25th at 7 PM - Liverpool Shuffle: Beatles Tribute Band (Bond Street Promenade)


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 early August. Don't forget to bring a lawn chair!

  • July 10th - Mambo Loco (Arts Night) - JFK Middle School
  • July 17th - City Sounds Music (Arts Night) - JFK Middle School
  • July 24th - BMX Stunt Show & School of Rock (Ice Cream Night) - Chamber Train Car Park
  • July 31st - 1 Step Ahead (Veterans Night) - Chamber Train Car Park
  • August 7th - The Ronald Reagans (80s Night) - 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 an exciting performance on July 31st. The Five Towns College Pops with Dean Karahalis will ensure that Long Islander certainly have a reason to visit the historic site.

  • July 31st - Five Towns College Pops with Dean Karahalis

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 throughout the course of this exciting summer series.

  • July 3rd
  • July 10th
  • July 17th
  • July 24th
  • July 31st

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

  • August 7th
  • August 14th
  • August 21st
  • August 28th

 

Valley Stream's Summer Concert Series - Tuesdays & Thursdays 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 Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8 PM.

  • Tuesdays - The Valley Stream Community Band (July 2nd through August 6th)
  • Thursdays - The District Symphony Orchestra (July 11th through August 1st)
Alive After Five - Thursdays at 5 PM
Main Street, Patchogue
Patchogue's Alive After Five concert series celebrates its 18th year this summer, and it's expected to be better than ever.  Seven stages with live music and entertainment, and dozens upon dozens of 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 27th - Celebrating Pride Month and the LGBTQ Community
  • July 11th - Celebrating our Armed Forces
  • July 25th - Celebrating Women in the Arts
  • August 8th - Celebrating our Cultural Diversity

Alive On 25 - Thursdays at 5 PM (Except Wednesday, July 3rd)
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 3rd (Wednesday)
  • July 18th
  • August 1st
  • August 5th

Farmingdale Music On Main - Thursdays at 5 PM
Main Street, Farmingdale

Celebrate the summer season with a number of exciting musical events on Main Street in Farmingdale! Take in some great musical acts, enjoy fine cuisine, and browse at local shops.

  • July 25th – DJ Danja and Electric Dudes
  • August 8th – The 90s Band/DJ Danja
  • August 22nd – DJ Danja and Electric Dudes Unplugged

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 20th - Tooty and the Mother Plucker
  • June 27th - Jeanette Berry and the Soul Nerds
  • July 11th - North Shore Pops
  • July 18th - Son Milanes
  • July 25th - X-Session
  • August 1st - Aqua Cherry
  • August 8th - Sabori – The Salsa and Latin Jazz Band
  • August 15th - Nonstop to Cairo
  • August 22nd - Mala Waldron
  • August 29th - Underground Horns

Smith Haven Mall Summer Concert Series - Thursdays at 7 PM
Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove
The series will begin on July 18th and will feature performances by different cover bands playing the classics you know and love. Arrive early to dine at the mall and enjoy raffles, giveaways, and more.

  • July 18th - Desert Highway (Eagles Tribute)
  • July 25th - David Clark's Songs in the Attic (Billy Joel Tribute)

Community Band Concerts in Northport 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 4th
  • July 11th
  • July 18th
  • July 25th
  • August 1st
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, The Beatles, and plenty of others.
  • July 11th - Jimmy Kenny and the Pirate Beach Band (Beach Party Tribute Band)
  • July 18th - Songs in the Attic (Billy Joel Tribute Band)
  • July 25th - Just Sixties (60s)
  • August 1st - Way Back When (60s, 70s, 80s)
  • August 8th - Strawberry Fields (The Beatles Tribute Band)
Summer Harborside Concert Series - Coming Soon!
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.

Riverhead Townscape Summer Concert Series - Coming Soon!
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.

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 24 - Kaylor & the Tin Cans – Acoustic Americana Band
  • May 31 - Dead Ahead Band – Rock
  • June 7 - Miles to Dayton – Original Contemporary Rock
  • June 14 - Toby Tobias – Original Folk Rock Band
  • June 21 - The New York Trio – Folk, Bluegrass, Americana / Ron & Julie Ann Meixsell –  Broadway Show Tunes / Tom & Lisa – Pop, Rock, Americana
  • June 28 - Open Mic with featured Artist
  • July 5 - Annie Mark & Chris James – Singer Songwriter/Folk, Rock / Hank Stone – Originals, Folk, Americana
  • July 12 - Steve & Sandy Edwards / Eastside Rodeo Band – Singer-Songwriter, Folk/Rock, Country
  • July 19 - Tommy Santoriello & Margaret Lassen – Singer-Songwriter, Blues, Pop
  • July 26 - Steel Pony – Rock Band Originals / Bob Wescott – Classical, Folk Guitarist
  • August 2 - Allen Santoriello – Singer-Songwriter, Pop, Rock, Blues
  • August 9 - The Charlie Kaye Band – Pop, Rock, R&B Band
  • August 16 - Directors Choice
  • August 23 - Directors Choice
  • August 30 - Glenn Baldwin & Friends of Jazz
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 5th - Dead Ahead
  • July 12th - Urban Rodeo
  • July 19th - Peter and the Master Keys
  • July 26th - Beyond Fab
  • August 2nd - Bangers and Mash
  • August 9th - HooDoo Loungers
  • August 16th - Sugar 'n Spice
  • August 23rd - Soul Mantra

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 5th - Almost Selena — A Selena Tribute
  • July 12th - Peat Moss & The Fertilizers
  • July 19th - Bennie and the Jets
  • July 26th - BonJourney
  • August 2nd - Hey Nows!
  • August 9th - Right On Band “The World’s Greatest Show Band”
  • August 16th - Dancing Dream: ABBA Tribute
  • August 23rd - Kamellot (Classic Rock and Dance) & Misty Mountain (Led Zeppelin cover band)
  • August 30th - Dean Ford & The Beautiful Ones (Prince Tribute Band)

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 28th - The Black Petals (Original Blues & Rock)
  • July 5th - Seven Turns (Allman Brothers Tribute)
  • July 12th - The New Students (Folk and Americana)
  • July 19th - The Ed Travers Band (Jimmy Buffet Style)
  • July 26th - Lone Sharks (Rock-a-Billy)
  • August 2nd - Killin' Time (Classic Rock Dance Hits)
  • August 9th - The Om-en (Folk Rock)
  • Saturday, August 10th - Stage Door School of Dance (Dance Performance)
  • August 16th - SixGun (Country Rock)
  • August 23rd - Milagro (Santana Tribute)
  • August 30th - HooDoo Loungers (Cajun & Blues)
  • Saturday, August 31st - The Karpenteers (Carpenters Tribute)
Long Beach Pavilion's Summer Concert Series - Fridays at 7 PM
Long Beach Town Park, St. James

A variety of acts will be taking the stage at Long Beach Pavilion this summer to entertain the community. Perfect for fans of all genres of music, the seven performances are not ones to miss!
  • June 28th - Naked Truth - Big Band Sound
  • July 12th - Ed Travers Band - Jimmy Buffet Tribute
  • July 19th - Southbound - Country Night
  • July 26th - Thunder Road - Bruce Springsteen Tribute
  • August 2nd - Kerry Kearney Band - Blues Band
  • August 9th - Milagro - Santana Tribute
  • August 16th - The Dedications - 50s & 60s
Summer Performances at Manorhaven Beach Park - Fridays at 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 12 - Face 2 Face: Tribute to Elton John and Billy Joel (rain date: Sunday, July 14)
  • August 2 - Aretha Franklin Tribute Show Step (rain date: Sunday, August 4)

Clinton G. Martin Park Summer Concert Series - Fridays at 7:30 PM
Clinton G. Martin Park, New Hyde Park

A couple of great shows are on the schedule for this summer at Clinton G. Martin Park! Long Islanders are not going to want to miss stellar performances by The Capris and 45 RPM!

  • July 19th - The Capris
  • August 9th - 45 RPM
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 seventh 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.
  • July 6th - Angry Young Men (Benefitting Freedom Fighters Outdoors)
  • August 3rd - Endless Summer (Benefitting Cornell Coop. Marine Ext.)
  • August 31st - Brass & Beyond (Benefitting Surfrider Foundation - East End Chapter)

Village of Lindenhurst's Summer Concert Series - Saturdays at 7:30 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 Buttered Soul, there are a variety of rocking concerts that are sure to please everyone.

  • July 6th - The Gypsy Felons (Classic Rock)
  • July 13th - Breslau Bombers (Classic Rock)
  • July 20th - Space Funk Reggae Band (Reggae/Funk/Rock/R&B)
  • July 27th - Beefcake (Classic Rock and Oldies)
  • August 3rd - Stagger Lee (Grateful Dead/Jerry Garcia Tribute)
  • August 10th - Ridler (Classic and Modern Rock)
  • August 17th at 2 PM - All Day Festival of L.I. Musicians (All Genres)
  • August 24th - Perfect Strangers with The Burkers (Oldies and Folk Rock)
  • August 31st - The Good Rats
  • September 1st - Hip Shot (Top 40 and Rock)
  • September 7th - Buttered Soul (Classic Rock)
  • September 14th - Gerry Ferretti and the Mutant Kings (50s, 60s, 70s, and Originals)
  • September 21st - Buggo (Classic Rock and Blues)

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 7th and August 4th, and the schedule covers music genres from country to oldies!

  • July 7th — Nitework Band: Variety (rain date: Saturday, July 13)
  • July 14th — Simply Diamond: Neil Diamond Tribute (rain date: Sunday, August 11)
  • July 21st — South Bound: Country (rain date: Saturday, July  27)
  • July 28th — Kamellott (rain date: Saturday August 3)
  • August 4th — The Uplifters: Calypso and Reggae (rain date: Saturday, August 10)
World Music on the Steps - Sundays at 2 PM
Southampton Arts Center, Southampton
Ten unmissable concerts are on the schedule for this year
's World Music on the Steps series at the Southampton Arts Center. Perfect for children and adults alike, these performances will feature the magic of music through a variety of instruments and playing styles.
  • July 7th - Salieu Suso & Ebrima Jassey, Kora and Marimba
  • July 14th - Yacouba Sissoko, Kora with Vocalist
  • July 21st - Kevin Kuhn & Justin Rothberg, Guitar Duo
  • July 28th - Yacouba Sissoko, Kora
  • August 4th - Iris Ornig Duo, Bass and Sax duo
  • August 11th - Deepa Paulus & Jay Gandhi, Tabla and Sitar
  • August 18th - Dan Lauter & Claes Brondal, Sax and drums
  • August 25th - Jeff Marshall & Claes Brondal, Bass and Drums
  • September 1st - Baron Lewis Duo, Trumpet & Guitar
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 21st - Buddy Merriam
  • July 28th - Mary Lamont
  • August 4th - Janine DiNatale
  • August 11th - Nina Et Cetera
  • August 18th - Squid
  • August 25th - Ahmad Ali

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 7th - Nancy Atlas Project
  • July 14th - The Hoodoo Loungers
  • July 21st - Carrie & The Cats
  • July 28th - Zanti Misfits
  • August 4th - Nancy Atlas Project
  • August 11th - TBA
  • August 18th - Carrie & The Cats
  • August 25th - Randy Jackson
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!
  • July 7th – Sound Chaser Band (2000’s-Today)
  • July 14th – Tom Manuel & Guests (90’s/Motown)
  • July 21st – Siz Gun (80’s/70’s Country Rock)
  • July 28th – Left Jab Band (70’s/80’s)
  • August 4th – Just Sixties (60’s)
  • August 11th – NY Exceptions (50’s)
  • August 18th – Jazz Loft (40’s)

Sundays at the Gazebo Summer Concert Series - Sundays at 7 PM
Gazebo on Lake Avenue, St. James

Families are invited to gather on the St. James's beautiful Lake Avenue for a variety of entertaining live shows this summer. Whether you're looking to tap your foot to iconic Beatles songs, or line dance with SixGun, you're in for a great time!

  • July 14th - Willy and The Poor Boys (Creedence Clearwater Revival Tribute)
  • July 28th -  Liverpool Shuffle (Beatles Tribute)
  • August 11th - Risky Business (Music of the 60s & 70s)
  • August 25th -  SixGu ( Country Western Music with Line Dancing)

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 Points East, Billboard Live, and plenty of others. Concerts are held on Wednesdays at 6:30 PM and various other days.

  • July 2 - Nancy Atlas at Agawam Park
  • July 10 - Points East at Agawam Park
  • July 17 - Kate Usher & The Sturdy Souls at Cooper's Beach
  • July 24 - Earth, Wind and Fire Tribute Band at Agawam Park
  • July 25 - Billboard Live Good Ground Park
  • July 31 - Lone Sharks at Cooper's Beach
  • August 7 - Southbound at Agawam Park
  • August 14 - Penny Lane Tribute Band at Agawam Park
  • August 21 - The Steel Silk Band at Agawam Park
  • August 28 - Mean Machine at Agawam Park

Medford Summer Concerts - Wednesdays at 7 PM
Medford Memorial Park, Medford
Beginning in July, these Summer concerts will feature different style bands playing a mix of all varieties of music.

  • July 17th - Get Dancin' (Classic Dance Favorites)
  • July 31st - The Projekt (Outanding Party Band)
  • August 14th - The Fast Lane (Eagles Tribute)
  • August 28th - 45RPM (Vinyl Hits)

Smithtown's Family Concert Series at Hoyt Farm - Sundays 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
Gary US Bonds!

  • June 30th - Cold Spring Harbor Band - Billy Joel Tribute
  • July 14th - Guilty Pleasures - 80s Band
  • July 28th - BonJourney - Bon Jovi/Journey Tribute
  • August 4th - Stanton Anderson - Country
  • August 11th - Albums We Love - Fleetwood Mac Tribute
  • August 18th - Gary US Bonds - R&B & Rock

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.

  • July 7th - African American Night
  • July 8th - German American Night
  • July 14th - South Asian American Night
  • July 21st - Latino American Night
  • July 22nd - Polish American Night
  • July 28th - Creole American Night
  • August 4th - Chinese American Night
  • August 5th - Irish American Night
  • August 11th - Pakistani American Night
  • August 18th - Punjabi American Night
  • August 25th - Korean 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 John Fogerty Project and a performance of Cinderella.

  • June 19th (7:30 PM) - John Fogerty Project (John Fogerty & CCR Tribute)
  • August 15th (7 PM - Cinderella - A Plaza Theatrical Production

Good Ground Park's Summer Concerts - Various Days at 7 PM
Good Ground Park, Hampton Bays
The Town of Southampton has announced a number of great concerts for the summertime at Good Ground Park! Shows begin at 7 PM and are free and open to the public.

  • June 27th - Southbound (Country)
  • July 1st - Gilbert & Sullivan Theater
  • July 11th - P.M. Overdrive
  • July 25th - 80's Under The Stars
  • August 1st - Nancy Atlas
  • August 8th - Eagle River Band
  • August 22nd - The Complete Unknowns
  • August 29th - Petty Rumours

Town of Babylon Summer Concerts - Various Days 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 25th at 7 PM - Path Johnson & Soul Alive Band (Hermann Griem Park)
  • June 28th - Donna Summer Experience (Tanner Park)
  • July 3rd - Beginnings (Tanner Park)
  • July 5th - Boogie Wonder Band (Tanner Park)
  • July 10th - Strawberry Fields
  • July 11th - Pat Johnson & Soul Alive Band (Brennan High School)
  • July 12th - Almost Queen (Tanner Park)
  • July 17th - Uptown Funk (Tanner Park)
  • July 19th - Meat Loaf Presents BAT with Neverland Express (Tanner Park)
  • July 23rd - Herman's Hermits Starring Peter Noone (Tanner Park)
  • July 24th - The Clusters All Star Revue with the Killer Joe Soul Band
  • July 26th - The Rocket Man Show
  • July 31st - Pirate Flag (Tanner Park)
  • August 2nd - Party Rock (Tanner Park)
  • August 7th - Gary Rowland & The Landsharks (Tanner Park)

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! With tributes to everyone from Eric Clapton to Billy Joel, there will be enough musical talent to keep your foot tapping all summer long!

  • June 29 - Veteran’s Salute with That 70’s Band and Fireworks (Town Park, Point Lookout)
  • July 10 - Sir Elton (Newbridge Road Park, Bellmore)
  • July 11 - Material Girl featuring Amber Ferrari (Forest City Park, Wantagh)
  • July 12 - The Doobie Others (Seamans Neck Park, Seaford)
  • July 16 - Last Child (Averill Blvd Park, Elmont)
  • July 17 - Sir Paul (Rock Hall Museum, Lawrence)
  • July 18 at 7:30 PM - A Plaza Theatrical Production of Mama Mia (Oceanside Park, Oceanside)
  • July 19 - Songs in the Attic (East Village Green, Levittown)
  • July 23 - Teresa McClean (Mill Brook, Valley Stream)
  • July 24 - Kamellot (Coes Neck Park, Baldwin)
  • July 25 - The Capris (Rath Park, Franklin Square)
  • July 26 - Emil Stucchio & the Classics (Hewlett Point Park, East Rockaway)
  • July 30 - The Atlantic Years (Echo Park, West Hempstead)
  • July 31 - 45 RPM (Merrick Road Park, Merrick)
  • August 1 - Jerome "City" Smith (Harold Walker Memorial Park, Lakeview)
  • August 2 - Allmost Brothers (Shell Creek Park, Island Park)
  • August 3 at 7:30 PM - Any Way You Want It and Fireworks Show (Baldwin
  • Park, Baldwin)
  • August 6 - Ladies of Motown (Uniondale Ave Park, Uniondale)
  • August 7 - Jerome "City" Smith (Roosevelt Pool, Roosevelt)
  • August 8 - Bell Bottom Blues (Speno Park, East Meadow)
  • August 9 - NY Bee Gees (East Village Green, Levittown)
  • August 13 - Witch’s Brew (Oceanside Park, Oceanside)
  • August 14 - Metropolitan Klezmer Band (Rock Hall Museum, Lawrence)
  • August 15 - Half Step (Echo Park, West Hempstead)
  • August 16 - Elio Scaccio (Rath Park, Franklin Square)
  • August 20 - PsuedoSudio (Merrick Road Park, Merrick)
  • August 21 - Desert Highway (Seamans Neck Park, Seaford)
  • August 22 - Blue Bayou (Hewlett Point Park, East Rockaway)
  • August 23 - Beginnings (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 2 - BonJourney (Bon Jovi/Journey Tribute Band)
  • July 3 - Alive & Kickin’ (From Rock to Reggae)
  • July 5 - Long Beach Blvd Beach 7PM - Gold Coast Orchestra (Classic Party Band)
  • July 6 - Riverside Food Court 12PM - Karaoke with Anna Tota
  • July 7 - Riverside Food Court 12PM - Blue Hearts
  • July 8 - Desperado Ridge (Eagles Tribute Band)
  • July 9 - Sixgun Country (Hard Driving Country Music)
  • July 10 - High Tide (Reggae/Calypso)
  • July 11 - F.O.G. (Long Beach’s Own Classic Rock Cover Band)
  • July 15 - The Jersey Four (Tribute to the Four Seasons)
  • July 16 - Arena Rock Tribute (Multi Rock Tribute Band)
  • July 17 - The Johnny Rogers Show (History of Rock & Roll)
  • July 18 - Back In Time (Huey Lewis & The News Tribute Band)
  • July 22 - On the Radio (Donna Summer Tribute Band)
  • July 23 - Cold Spring Harbor (Billy Joel Tribute Band)
  • July 24 - The Liverpool Shuffle (Beatles Tribute Band)
  • July 25 - Vintage Bliss (Jazz Band)
  • July 29 - Kamellot (Classic Rock Tribute Band)
  • July 30 - Doobie Others (Doobie Brothers Tribute)
  • July 31 - Finnegan Blue (Irish Night)
  • August 1 - The Legendary Murphys (Classic Rock Band)
  • August 5 - New York Minute (Classic Party Band)
  • August 6 - Italian Night (Christina Fontenelle)
  • August 7 - Killer Joe (Ultimate Rock & Roll Party Band)
  • August 8 - Swingtime Big Band Swing led by Steve Shaiman
  • August 12 - Latin Night (Guardavida and Fulaso)
  • August 13 - Risky Business (50’s, 60’s & 70’s Classics)
  • August 14 - T’Bazco Road (Zydeco Boogie & Blues)
  • August 15 - Shattered (Rolling Stones Tribute Band)
  • August 19 - Shlock Rock (Jewish Night)
  • August 20 - Martinez Little (70’s Soul & Today’s Pop)
  • August 21 - Real Hot Lanta (Rock ‘n Roll Band)
  • August 22 - Rusty Spur (Country Band)
  • August 24 - Riverside Court 12PM - Karaoke with Anna Tota
  • August 25 - Riverside Court 12PM - Pat Perrone (Elvis Tribute)
  • August 26 - Just Sixties (Woodstock Tribute Band)
  • August 27 - Katie Mitchell Band & Train of Thought (Hard Rock Band)
  • August 28 - Dave Kellan (Rock Soul)
  • August 29 - Thunder Road (Springsteen Tribute Band)
  • August 30 - Recreation Center 5PM - Uplifters (Reggae, Calypso, Soca Band)

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 more than half-a-dozen great shows, there is guaranteed to be entertainment for music fans of all genres!

  • July 3rd - Freestyle Show with Tony, Aby and Angel, formerly of TKA, with Freedom Williams of C & C Music Factory, and Larger Than Life.
  • July 12th - The Sharpe Family Singers presenting "Married to Broadway"
  • July 15th - Tribute to Harry Chapin
  • July 20th (6 PM - 10 PM) - CBS-FM 101.1 Saturday in the Park featuring favorite on-air personalities and starring Rick Springfield
  • July 27th - Lennie Dell and the Demensions with special guests Manhattan Skyline
  • August 3rd at 6:45 PM - Salute to Veterans with 45 RPM
  • August 16th - Country in the Park starring Morgan Evans and Hunter Hayes
  • August 17th - Howie Day with special guest Brian Jarvis
  • August 23rd - Dean Karahalis and the Concert Pops of Long Island
  • August 24th - Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show
  • August 30th - Disco Unlimited

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 Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot  to Streetfighter, spice up your summer with some of the bands that have provided the soundtrack to your summers over the years!

  • July 2nd - The Allmost Brothers (Allman Brothers tribute band) - John J. Burns Town Park, Massapequa
  • July 6th - The Turntables (Classic Rock from the 60s to the 90s) - Harry Tappen Beach, Glenwood Landing
  • July 9th - Salute to America Concert & Fireworks Show - John J. Burns Park, Massapequa
  • July 10th - Rock This Town (Brian Setzer Orchestra, Stay Cats) - Ellsworth Allen Park, Farmingdale
  • July 13th - Disco Unlimited - Syosset-Woodbury Community Park, Woodbury
  • July 16th - Mamma Mia! - Syosset-Woodbury Community Park, Woodbury
  • July 17th - Barometer Soup (Jimmy Buffet Tribute) - Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park and Beach, Oyster Bay
  • July 20th - Tribute to the King - JFK Middle School, Bethpage
  • July 23rd - Wonderous Stories (Tribute to The Beatles, The Who, & more) - Ellsworth Allen Park, Farmingdale
  • July 24th - Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot - John J. Burns Town Park, Massapequa
  • July 27th - Woodstock 50th Anniversary - Ellsworth Allen Town Park, Farmingdale
  • July 30th - Dr. K’s Motown Revue - John J. Burns Park, Massapequa
  • July 31st - 42nd Infantry Division Band - Plainview Old-Bethpage Park
  • August 3rd - The New York Bee Gees Tribute Show - John J. Burns Park, Massapequa
  • August 6th - Streetfighter (Rolling Stones Tribute Band) - John J. Burns Park, Massapequa
  • August 7th - Dean Karahalis & The Concert Pops - Syosset-Woodbury Community Park, Woodbury
  • August 10th - Arena Rock Tribute - John J. Burns Park, Massapequa

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 the end of August, there's always a few reasons to head to Jones Beach!

  • June 22nd - Roots Foundation + All Types of Kinds - Bob Marley Tribute
  • June 25th - School of Rock - Kids Night
  • June 26th - Red Words + Dave Pettigrew - Christian Rock
  • June 28th - Street Fighter + Chris Ruben - Rolling Stones Tribute
  • June 29th - Last Exit + Lee Diamond - Pearl Jam Tribute
  • July 2nd - Keri Wirth - Kids Night
  • July 3rd - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • July 5th - Badlands + Casey Wayne - Bruce Springsteen Tribute
  • July 6th - Van Hagar + Makes My Blood Dance - Van Halen Tribute
  • July 9th - Tara Drouin - Kids Night
  • July 10th - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • July 12th - Barometer Soup - Jimmy Buffett Tribute
  • July 13th - Doobie Others + Katie & Devin - Doobie Brothers Tribute
  • July 16th - The Mickmags - Kids Night
  • July 17th - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • July 19th - Awaken + Foschino Brothers - Yes Tribute
  • July 20th - Desert Highway + Brooke Moriber - Eagles Tribute
  • July 23rd - Rock N' Roll U - Kids Night
  • July 24th - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • July 26th - Misty Mountain + Ed Ryan - Led Zeppelin Tribute
  • July 27th - Last Child + John Nagle & Dani Christian - Aerosmith Tribute
  • July 30th - Keri Wirth - Kids Nights
  • July 31st - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • August 2nd - Songs in the Attic + Sammi Rae Murciano - Billy Joel Tribute
  • August 3rd - Appetite For Destruction - Guns N' Roses Tribute
  • August 6th - The Mickmags - Kids Night
  • August 7th - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • August 9th - Beyond Fab + Penelope Robin - The Beatles Tribute
  • August 10th - Mountain Jam Orchestra + Mark Newman - Allman Brothers Tribute
  • August 13th - Tara Drouin - Kids Night
  • August 14th - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • August 16th - Who's Next + Katie Perlman - The Who Tribute
  • August 17th - Lisa Polizzi + Willy & The Poor Boys - Janis Joplin Tribute
  • August 20th - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • August 23rd - Any Way You Want It + Frank Walker - Journey Tribute
  • August 24th - Free Bird + Sly & Dolly - Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute
  • August 27th - Janice Buckner - Kids Night
  • August 28th - Marianne Taylor - Line Dancing
  • August 30th - Fleetwood Macked + Iridesense - Fleetwood Mac Tribute
  • August 31st - Half Step + Dave Diamond - Grateful Dead Tribute
Huntington Summer Arts Festival - Various Days at 8 PM (Tuesdays at 7 PM)
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 25th - Cinderella - Plaza Theatrical Musical
  • June 26th - LI Dance Consortium - Dance Concert
  • June 27th - Huntington Men's Chrous - Choral Favorites
  • June 28th - Banda Magda - World Music, Latin, French Chanson, and Greek
  • June 29th - Hazmat Modine - Bluesy Roots, Folk, and Jazz Jam Band
  • June 30th - Plena Libre - World Music: Puerto Rico
  • July 2nd - Hot Peas 'N Butter - Multicultural, High-Energy Fun & Music
  • July 3rd - Huntington Community Band - Great American Musical Favorites
  • July 4th - North Shore Pops Concert Band - Traditional Favorites & Marches
  • July 5th - HooDoo Loungers - NOLA-Style Jazz, Funk, and R&B
  • July 6th - Mamma Mia! - Plaza Theatrical Musical
  • July 7th - Blue Dahlia - World Music, Indie Pop, Roots, and Dance
  • July 9th - Big Bang Boom - Kindie Rock for Families
  • July 10th - Huntington Community Band - Music From Broadway & Hollywood
  • July 11th - Lakou Mizik - World Music: Haitian Roots Music
  • July 12th - Sol Y Sombra - Spanish Dance Company (Pre-Concert Dance Workshop at 7 PM)
  • July 13th - Sibling Revelry - Ann Hampton Callaway and Liz Callaway
  • July 14th - Nassau Pops Symphony Orchestra: Musical Favorites
  • July 16th - Cuentos: Tales From The Latin World - David Gonzalez & Latin Jazz Quartet
  • July 17th - Time For Jazz - Huntington Community Band (Pre-Concert with HCB Big Band at 7 PM)
  • July 18th - Brubeck Brothers Quartet - Contemporary Classic Jazz (Pre-Concert Interview at 7:15 PM)
  • July 19th - Edmar Castaneda Quartet - Jazz Harp Virtuoso (Pre-Concert Interview at 7:15 PM)
  • July 20th - Emmet Cohen Trio with Albert "Tootie" Heath and Dave Liebman Expansions
  • July 21st - Swingtime Big Band Salute to Nat King Cole and Anita O'Day
  • July 23rd - The Little Mermaid - BroadHollow Theatre Musical
  • July 24th - Woodstock +50 - Huntington Community Band (Pre-Concert at 7 PM)
  • July 25th - Gathering Time and Christine Sweeney - American Folk
  • July 26th - Crys Matthews Trio - American Folk (Pre-Concert Interview at 7:15 PM)
  • July 28th - Crystal Bowersox - Indie Pop with a Country Flair
  • July 30th - Dirty Sock Funtime Band - Kids' Rock 'N' Roll
  • July 31st - And Now Our FInale - Huntington Community Band (Pre-Concert at 7 PM)
  • August 1st - LI Dance Consortium - Dance Concert
  • August 2nd - Mame - Plaza Theatrical Broadway Musical (Pre-Concert Interview at 7:15 PM)
  • August 3rd - LI Orchestra with David Stewart Wiley, Jeffrey Biegel (Piano)
  • August 4th - Claremont Trio - Piano Trio / Classical Chamber
  • August 6th - Caps For Sale & Three Billy Goats Gruff - Hudson Vagabond Puppets / Plaza Theatrical
  • August 7th - Island Hills Chorus / Twinn Shore Chorus - Barbershop and Sweet Adeline
  • August 8th - Front Country - Folk Pop and Progressive Bluegrass
  • August 9th - Landscape of Guitar: Patchouli & Terra Guitarra - Nuevo Flamenco Guitar Duo
  • August 10th - Taylor 2 Dance Company
  • August 11th - Professor Louie & The Crowmatrix with Woodstock Brass - A Salute to Woodstock 50th
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