Summer in the City

Seattle Summer Outdoor Concert Guide 2016

Because you can see music indoors the other three seasons.

By Seth Sommerfeld June 7, 2016

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Get some summer with your music.

Enjoy the tunes. Also check out our summer outdoor movie guide.

(*Denotes free concert series.)

Marymoor Park Concerts

June 15 Slightly Stoopid
June 16 Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zereos and Preservation Hall Jazz Band
June 22 Flight of the Conchords
June 23 Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals
June 26 The Seattle Symphony Plays George Gershwin
July 15 Die Antwoord
July 16 Barenaked Ladies
July 22 The String Cheese Incident
July 23 Willie Nelson and Family
July 29 Weezer and Panic! at the Disco
July 30 The Piano Guys
Aug 5 Rebelution
Aug 13 107.7 The End's Summer Camp: Awolnation, Young the Giant, Kongos, and more
Aug 20 Fritz and the Tantrums
Aug 27 I Love the 90's: Salt-N-Pepa, Coolio, Tone Loc, and more
Sept 1 Needtobreathe

ZooTunes at Woodland Park Zoo

June 30 Case / Lang / Veirs
July 17 Phillip Phillips and Matt Nathanson
July 21 UB40
July 24 The B-52s
July 26 & 27 "Weird Al" Yankovic
Aug 2
Ziggy Marley
Aug 3 & 4 Pink Martini
Aug 21 Jeff Beck
Aug 23 & 24 Brandi Carlile

Chateau Ste. Michelle

June 18 Chicago
July 2 Lyle Lovett and His Large Band
July 9 The Goo Goo Dolls and Collective Soul
July 19 & 20 Don Henley
July 29 John Fogerty
July 30 Chateau Ste. Michelle Festival of Jazz
July 31
Wine Country Blues Festival
Aug 5 & 6 Earth, Wind, and Fire
Aug 11 Culture Club
Aug 12 & 13
Jackson Browne
Aug 23 Josh Groban
Aug 25 Gipsy Kings
Aug 26 & 27 Steve Miller Band
Sept 2 Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
Sept 3 Counting Crows and Rob Thomas
Sept 4 Chris Isaak
Sept 5 Ray Lamontagne
Sept 16 Bonnie Raitt
Sept 18 Tears for Fears

Concerts at the Mural*

Aug 5 The Thermals, Acapulco Lips, Mommy Long Legs
Aug 12 Cavemen, Naked Giants, Bread and Butter
Aug 19 The Mynabirds, Radiation City, Crater
Aug 26 Pickwick, Kyle Craft, Industrial Revelation

CenturyLink Field

July 23 Kenny Chesney
Aug 12 Guns N' Roses

Out to Lunch Concert Series*

July 7 Aqueduct (City Hall Plaza)
July 8 Vaudeville Etiquette (Westlake Park)
July 12 Wet City Rockers (5th and University)
July 14 Seattle Women's Jazz Orchestra (City Hall Plaza)
July 15 Smokey Brights (Occidental Square)
July 19 Whitney Monge (5th and University)
July 21
Nolan Garrett (City Hall Plaza)
July 22 The Dusty 45s (Harbor Steps)
July 26 The Banner Days (5th and University)
July 28
Clinton Fearon (City Hall Plaza)
Aug 2 Scarlet Parke (Union Square)
Aug 3 Manatee Commune (Union Square)
Aug 4 Industrial Revelation (City Hall Plaza)
Aug 5 Happy Orchestra (Waterfront Hotspot)
Aug 9 Spicy Tunas (5th and University)
Aug 10 Greta Matassa (Union Square)
Aug 11 Tacocat (City Hall Plaza)
Aug 12 Tangerine (City Hall Plaza)
Aug 16 V. Contreras (5th and University)
Aug 17 Polecat (Union Square)
Aug 18 Fly Moon Royalty (City Hall Plaza)
Aug 19 Eldridge Gravy and the Court Supreme (Occidental Square)
Aug 23 Andrew Landers and Mainstreet Struggle (5th and University)
Aug 25 Seattle Women's Steel Pan Project (City Hall Plaza)
Aug 26 Polyrhythmics (Freeway Park)
Aug 30 Limited Edition (5th and University)
Sept 2 Naomi Wachira (Van Vorst Plaza)

White River Amphitheatre

July 8 Dixie Chicks
July 27 Rob Zombie and Korn
Aug 12 Vans Warped Tour: New Found Glory, Less Than Jake, Yellowcard, and more
Aug 21 99.9 KISW Pain in the Grass: Disturbed, Breaking Benjamin, Anthrax, and more
Aug 23 Journey and the Doobie Brothers
Aug 26 Heart, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, and Cheap Trick
Aug 28 5 Seconds of Summer
Sept 2 Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa
Sept 9 Hall and Oates
Sept 10 Prophets of Rage
Sept 13 Fifth Harmony

Gorge Amphitheatre

June 23–26 Paradiso Festival: Bassnectar, Hardwell, Excision, New World Punx, and more
July 15 & 16 Phish
July 23 Dead and Company
July 29–31 & Aug 5–7 Watershed Festival: Keith Urban, Jason Aldean, and more
Sept 2–4 Dave Matthews Band

SCMS’s Chamber Music in the Park*

July 27 Mendelssohn and Shostakovich

Sounds of Summer Concert Series at University Village*

July 13 Eldridge Gravy and the Court Supreme
July 20 Logan Brill
July 27 The Nowhere Men
Aug 3 LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends
Aug 10 The Paperboys
Aug 17 BowieVision
Aug 24 Hit Explosion

Shoreline Concerts in the Park*

July 6 Nolan Garrett (Lake Forest Park)
July 20 Sunshine Junkies (Cromwell Park)
July 27
Sarah Christine (Lake Forest Park)
Aug 3 The W Lovers (Richmond Beach Park)
Aug 10 DAANA String Quartet (Kruckeberg Botanic Garden)
Aug 17 Eugenie Jones (Cromwell Park)

Auburn’s Soundbites at City Hall Plaza*

July 14 Kitt Bender
July 21 Jessica Lynne and the Cousins
July 28 Nolan Garrett
Aug 4 Wings N Things
Aug 11 Wally and the Beavs

Auburn Kids SummerStage at Les Grove Park*

July 6 The Chancy and Narly Show
July 13 Reptile Isle
July 20 Recess Monkey
Aug 3 The Brian Waite Band
Aug 10 Eric Ode

Snoqualmie Casino Mountain View Plaza

July 3 Kool and the Gang
July 7
Dwight Yoakam
July 9 Sara Evans
July 16 Soul Asylum and the Fixx
July 22 Blondie
July 24 Kansas
Aug 7 Donny Osmond
Aug 11 Trace Adkins
Aug 14 Huey Lewis and the News
Aug 25 Olivia Newton-John
Aug 28 Melissa Etheridge

Tulalip Resort Casino Amphitheatre

July 2 Diana Ross
July 8
July 24 Styx
Aug 5 Daughtry
Aug 24 Sammy Hagar and the Circle
Sept 1 Bad Company

Kirkland Summer Concerts at Marina Park*

July 7 Rear View Mirror
July 14
Craig Terrill Band
July 21 Spyrographs
July 28 Jealous Dogs
Aug 4 Geoffrey Castle
Aug 11 Vaudeville Etiquette and Redline
Aug 18 Longstride

Kirkland Summer Kids Concerts at Juanita Beach Park*

July 12 Cowboy Buck and Elizabeth
July 19
Eric Herman
July 26 All Around This World
Aug 2 Johnny Bregar
Aug 9 Recess Monkey
Aug 16 The Not-Its!
Aug 23 Caspar Babypants

Olympic Music Festival

July 16 & 17 Opening Celebration: Sarah Chang
Aug 13 & 14 Festival Artists and Iglitzin Fellows Week I
Aug 20 & 21
Festival Artists and Iglitzin Fellows Week II
Aug 27 & 28
Musicians from GardenMusic
Sept 3 & 4 Musical Languages and Tradition
Sept 10 & 11 Season Finale: Fred Hersch

Music in the Garden at Hotel Sorrento*

June 10 The Daphnes
June 11 Bernie Jacobs
June 17 Dave O
June 18 Denny Blaine
June 24 Kay Bailey
June 25 Delilah Pearl and the Mantarays
July 1 Michel Nevado and Brazil Novo
July 8 Monty Banks
July 9  Swing 3PO
July 16 Chip Parker Duo
July 22 Sarah Emerson
July 29 Delilah Pearl and the Mantarays
July 30 Tomo Nakayama
Aug 5 Michel Nevado and Brazil Novo
Aug 6 Sundae and Mr. Goessel
Aug 12 Kurt Lindsay
Aug 13 Birch Pereira dn the Gin Joints
Aug 19 Susy Sun
Aug 20 Delilah Pearl and the Mantarays
Aug 26 Swing 3PO

Maryhill Winery Amphitheater

Aug 20 Jeff Beck and Buddy Guy
Sept 3 Chris Isaak
Sept 17 Tears for Fears

Music on the Terrace at Maryhill Winery*

June 11 & 12 Side Project
June 18 Lauren Cunard Trio
June 19 Sonic Light Brigade
June 25 Shelly Rudolph and Tom Grant
June 26 Bre Gregg Duo
July 2 Britnee Kellogg
July 3 The Olson Brothers
July 4  Jacob Westfall
July 9 Moonlight Gypsies
July 10 Kat Cogswell Trio
July 16 Kit Garoutte and Moe Dixon
July 17 Wil Kinky
July 24 Lisa Mann Duo
July 30 Skybound Blue
July 31 Horsfall Duo
Aug 6 & 7 Nelly's Echo
Aug 13 Jazmarae Beebe
Aug 14 Sister Mercy
Aug 21 Olivia De La Cruz
Aug 27 Two Spirit Jazz
Aug 28 Willy and Nelson    
Sept 3 Ian James Band
Sept 4 Signatures
Sept 5 Matt Brown
Sept 10 Under the Lake
Sept 11 Brian Granse

Clearwater Casino's Performances at the Passage*

July 7 Jackson Michelson
July 14 Sanjaya Malakar
July 21 Kelsea Ballerini
July 28 Ian McFeron Band
Aug 4 Lobo Del Mar
Aug 11 Carlsen - Cromwell
Aug 18 Journey Revisited
Aug 25  Latin Expression

The Lodges on Vashon Summer Concert Series*

July 3 Some’tet
Aug 17 Some’tet
Aug 28 Seth Alexander Trio
Aug 31 Mike Dumavitch
Sept 4 Some’tet

Fremont Solstice*

June 17–19 The Helio Sequence, Hey Marseilles, Cataldo, and more

West Seattle Summer Fest*

July 8–10 Tacocat, Chastity Belt, Grace Love and the True Loves, and more

Ballard SeafoodFest*

July 9 & 10 Mudhoney, the Helio Sequence, and more

Timber! Outdoor Music Festival

July 14–16 Langhorne Slim and the Law, Telekinesis, Deep Sea Diver, and more

Capitol Hill Block Party

July 22–24 Odesza, Chvrches, Crystal Castles, and more

Doe Bay Festival

Aug 4–8 Blind Pilot, Rebirth Brass Band, Sisters, Iska Dhaaf, SassyBlack, and more

Summer Meltdown Festival

Aug 11–14 Griz, STS9, Gramatik, and more


Sept 2–4 Death Cab for Cutie, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Tame Impala, and more

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