Free Summer Concerts in the Park!

This summer season of 2016 looks to be a great one!  Whether you are looking for a date night, Girls/Boys night or family time, throughout Colorado Springs, Manitou, and Monument, you will find free concerts this summer in various parts of town…on almost any day of the week! Have fun!

Limbach Park, Monument  Wednesdays through July 7-9pm  Take Monument exit 161 and head west on Highway 105 which becomes Second Street. Continue straight on Second Street past Front Street and Limbach Park will be on your left before you reach the railroad tracks. 

June 8 - Collective Groove   (Acid Jazz)

June 15 - Indigo Way  (Dance Band)

June 22 - Buddy Whittington & the Atomic Fireballs  (Blues & Country)

June 29 – Hammerstadt   (blues, rock jazz and fusion)

July 6 – Dotsero  (Contemporary Jazz, Instrumental)

July 13 - R-V-Zoo & the Sugar Spun Elephant Band  (Pop Rock)

July 20 - Wirewood Station   (Americana, Folk & Bluegrass)

July 27 - The Inman Brothers Band   (Pop, Dance, Country, Americana)

 

Angel Mist Park at Flying Horse  13509 Silverton Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80921 First and third Thursdays in June-August 6-8pm , Food Trucks on-site, lawn chairs and picnic suppers encouraged. *Rain & inclement weather postpones or reschedules concerts. For more information, contact the Flying Horse HOA Office at 719-389-0700.

June 2 -   Zyzzyx Road   (Classic Rock & Blues)

June 16 -   Black Rose Band   (Country with an Edge)

July 7 -  The Nostalgics   (Doo-Wop / Oldies)

July 21 -   Burnt Lips   (Rock, Blues and Raggae Fusion)

August 4 -   Academy Jazz Ensemble   (Big Band)

August 18 -   Brightenstar  (Rock, Pop and Country Cover Band)

 

Gateway Park in Wolf Ranch at Research Pkwy and Tutt Blvd, every Wednesday in June and July The 2016 season will feature not only amazing bands from all over Colorado, but fun and games for the whole family

 June 1 -  Groove-A-Licious (Dance Band)

June 8 -  Sandy Wells (Country)

June 15 -  Rachel & The Raukus (Blues/Rock)

June 22 -  Sofa Killers (Rock Covers)

June 29 -  Dearling (Country/Americana)

July 6 -  Indigo Way (Dance Band)

July13 -  Academy Jazz Band (Big Band/Jazz Band)

July 20 -  The Lethal Lisa McCall Band (Blues)

July 27 -  AFA Falconaires (Big Band/ Jazz Band)

 

University Village Concert Series, north plaza next to Hacienda. Fridays from 6-8pm 5246 N. Nevada Avenue 80918 There is stadium type seating, however, feel free to bring a blanket for the grassy areas or lawn chair for the other areas if you like. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted within the North Plaza.  However, please feel free to enjoy them on the patios of both Hacienda Colorado and Smashburger.  

June 17 - R-V-Zoo & the Sugar Spun Elephant Band  (Pop Rock)

June 24  - Buddy Whittington with The Atomic Fireballs  (Blues & Country)

July 1  - Grass It Up  (Bluegrass, Americana)

July 8  - Ryan Shupe & The Rubber band  (American Rock, Bluegrass)

July 15  - Soul School  (Soul, R&B)

July 22  - Dotsero  (Contemporary Jazz)

July 29  - The Inman Brothers Band   (Pop, Dance, Country, Americana)

August 5   - Spinphony  (Contemporary Classical String Quartet w/DJ) and Tony Exum, Jr  (Jazz)

August 12  - Selassee & the Fafa Family Band  (Reggae, World Music) and Tito Malaga Flamenco Guitar Duo

August 19  - Miguel Dakota   (Pop, Rock, Alternative)  

 

First & Main Summer Concert Series 5-7pm on Fridays in June-July 3650 New Center Point, across from Cinemark Theaters

June 3 -  The Fabulous Boogienauts (Dance Band)

June 10 -  Miguel Dakota & The Differents (Indie Rock)

June 17 -  Ryan Chrys & The Rough Cuts (Country)

June 24 -  Pete Pidgeon & Arcoda (Rocky/Funk/Soul)

July 1 -  Suga Bear & The Show Time Band (Dance Band)

July 8 -  Mojeezy Blues Band (Blues)

July 15 -  Wrestle With Jimmy (Rock/Funk/Pop)

July 22 -  J.Miller Band (Country)

July 29 -  Jonny Barber Band (Rockabilly)

 

Banning Lewis Ranch Recreation Center All concerts are from 6:00pm to 8:00 pm and are held on the second and fourth Thursday starting June 9th through August 25th.  6885 Vista Del Pico Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80927

June 9 - WireWood Station  (Americana, Folk & Bluegrass)

June 23 Buddy Whittington with The Atomic Fireballs  (Blues & Country)

July 14 The Wendy Woo Band  (Alternative Rock, Folk, Acoustic)

July 28 Dotsero  (Contemporary Jazz, Instrumental)

August 11 Miguel Dakota  (Pop, Rock, Alternative)

August 25 The Inman Brothers Band  (Pop, Dance, Country, Americana)

 

Paint the Town Blue Concert Series at Bancroft Park, Thursdays at 5:30pm 2408 W. Colorado Ave The show will go on rain or shine. They will move indoors to a venue across the street from the park if it rains.

June 9 - Lethal Lisa McCall Band

June 16 - Grant Sabin & The Juke Joint Highballs

June 23 - BJ Estares & Route 61

June 30 - Ryan Manzi

July 7 - The Old Souls

July 14 - Rocky Gene Wallace & Brickyard

July 21 - West Side Rhythm Kings

July 2 - John Long

 

Manitou Springs Library Lawn Concert Series, Tuesdays from 6-7:30pm on the lawn of the Manitou Springs Library, 701 Manitou Ave. All concerts are open to the public. Bring a picnic supper, blanket, lawn chairs, and enjoy an evening of music on the lawn. In case of bad weather, concerts will be held in the pavilion at Soda Springs Park on the west side of downtown Manitou Springs.

June 7 - Jazz Express   (Big Band Jazz)

June 14 - Balanced Rock   (Original Rock)

June 21 - J. Miller Band   (Americana)

June 28 - Tenderfoot Bluegrass   (Bluegrass)

July 5 - Out of Nowhere   (Bluegrass)

July 12 - Skean Dubh   (Neo-traditional Celtic)

July 19 - The Mitguards   (Americana Folk)

July 26 - Michael Reese   (Rock)

Aug. 2 - Crystal Hill Billys   (Bluegrass and Acoustic)

Aug. 9 - The Scones   (Rock & Rollin’ Americana)

Aug. 16 - Kip & Friends   (Easy Listening)