Top 16 Outdoor Summer Concerts in Charlotte

Top 16 Outdoor Summer Concerts in Charlotte

Sunday, Jun 11 2017

Summer is great for getting outside, haning out with friends and listening to great live music. Here are the top free outdoor summer concerts in Charlotte.

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Chill Out at River Jam at U.S. National Whitewater Center
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Chill Out at River Jam

Twice a week the USNWC hosts River Jam, a free concert on the lawn. With friends, food, craft beer and a line-up of national music, it's going to be hard to get us to spend our evenings elsewhere!

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Chill Out at River Jam
Free   .  U.S. National Whitewater Center   .  Charlotte
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Start the Weekend with Alive After Five at EpiCentre
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Start the Weekend with Alive After Five

Round up a group and spend Thursday evening prepping for the weekend at Alive After Five. Free live music on the roof and in the courtyard plus drink specials all around—sounds like a solid Thursday!

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Start the Weekend with Alive After Five
Free   .  EpiCentre   .  Charlotte
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Jam to Jazz in Freedom Park at Freedom Park
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Jam to Jazz in Freedom Park

Bring out the blankets and chairs for a free summer jazz experience that will have you grooving long after the music ends.

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Jam to Jazz in Freedom Park
Free   .  Freedom Park   .  Charlotte
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Sundays are Poppin’ with the Charlotte Symphony  at Symphony Park
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Sundays are Poppin’ with the Charlotte Symphony

Whether you prefer Broadway classics or Hollywood hits, the Charlotte Symphony will have you captivated in their summer series; including a special event to kick-start your Fourth of July festivities!

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Sundays are Poppin’ with the Charlotte Symphony
$12   .  Symphony Park   .  Charlotte
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Savor Summer at Brass Tap's Movie & Music Nights at The Brass Tap - South End
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Savor Summer at Brass Tap's Movie & Music Nights

Enjoy the great weather this summer under the stars with the Brass Tap in South End every Friday night. There will be live music, movies, a full outside bar, cornhole and lots of tailgate food!

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Savor Summer at Brass Tap's Movie & Music Nights
Free   .  The Brass Tap - South End   .  Charlotte
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Get Down at the Bearden Music Series at Romare Bearden Park
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Get Down at the Bearden Music Series

Something is always happenin' at Romare Bearden Park and on a few Saturdays this summer some sweet tunes will be waftin' through for the Bearden Music Series. Come with a blanket and ready to boogie.

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Get Down at the Bearden Music Series
Free   .  Romare Bearden Park   .  Charlotte
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Turn Up Hump Day with Party in the Park at Romare Bearden Park
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Turn Up Hump Day with Party in the Park

It's time for Party in the Park! Grab a blanket and your picnic basket and come enjoy some sweet, sweet sounds in Romare Bearden Park.

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Turn Up Hump Day with Party in the Park
Free   .  Romare Bearden Park   .  Charlotte
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Jam at the Reid's Patio Concert Series at Reid's Fine Foods Restaurant and Wine Bar
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Jam at the Reid's Patio Concert Series

Reid's is kicking off a new patio concert series at their SouthPark location. Enjoy live tunes outside along with fine food and drinks!

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Jam at the Reid's Patio Concert Series
$10   .  Reid's Fine Foods Restaurant and Wine Bar   .  Charlotte
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Groove Over to Camp North End For Live Music at Camp North End
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Groove Over to Camp North End For Live Music

Once an industrial site producing Model Ts and US Army missiles, Camp North End is now your summer destination for live music. Every Friday this summer head over for music, local beer and food trucks.

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Groove Over to Camp North End For Live Music
Free   .  Camp North End   .  Charlotte
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Listen to Live Tunes at Music Box Lunch at Romare Bearden Park
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Listen to Live Tunes at Music Box Lunch

Music Box Lunch is bringing fresh air and lively tunes to your lunch hour. Escape the drab lunch room and have lunch in the park picnic-style with live music.

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Listen to Live Tunes at Music Box Lunch
Free   .  Romare Bearden Park   .  Charlotte
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Relax on the Lawn at the Promenade on Providence at Promenade on Providence
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Relax on the Lawn at the Promenade on Providence

Every Friday and Saturday this summer from 7–10p, the Promenade on Providence is hosting their live music and movie nights. Grab a lawn chair or blanket and come hang out for Music on the Green.

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Relax on the Lawn at the Promenade on Providence
Free   .  Promenade on Providence   .  Charlotte
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Enjoy Sounds on the Square at Spirit Square
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Enjoy Sounds on the Square

Join some of Charlotte's best musicians at the Square at Spirit Square. The free concert series features genres spanning from hip hop to rock to jazz every Friday night through August.

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Enjoy Sounds on the Square
Free   .  Spirit Square   .  Charlotte
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Mingle on the Green in Birkdale at Birkdale Commons Parkway
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Mingle on the Green in Birkdale

Join the residents of Birkdale Village every Friday, Saturday and Sunday this summer to mingle and marvel at the live music. While you're there, plan to peruse the shops and grab a bite in Birkdale.

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Mingle on the Green in Birkdale
Free   .  Birkdale Commons Parkway   .  Huntersville
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Spend Your Sundays in Davidson at Concerts on the Green at Village Green
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Spend Your Sundays in Davidson at Concerts on the Green

Join Concerts on the Green in Davidson for their summer music series. Bring your friends, family, a blanket, chairs and snacks. Get there early to get a good seat up front!

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Spend Your Sundays in Davidson at Concerts on the Green
Free   .  Village Green   .  Davidson
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Picnic in the Park at Fourth Ward Park at Fourth Ward Park
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Picnic in the Park at Fourth Ward Park

What better way to end your weekend with live music, a picnic basket and beautiful views of Uptown? If you head to Fourth Ward Parks on Sundays this summer at 4p, you will get all of that and more!

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Picnic in the Park at Fourth Ward Park
Free   .  Fourth Ward Park   .  Charlotte
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Relax on the Lawn at Freedom Park at Freedom Park
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Relax on the Lawn in First Ward Park

Get your fill of banjos and harmonicas at Live on the Green in First Ward Park. Enjoy the best of Americana and Bluegrass concerts for free presented by Mecklenburg County Park & Rec.

Relax on the Lawn at Freedom Park
Free   .  Freedom Park   .  Charlotte
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Top 16 Outdoor Summer Concerts in Charlotte
Top 16 Outdoor Summer Concerts in Charlotte