Summer Concerts in Ohio
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Summer Concert Series

Enjoy your summer nights with the help of these free concert series!

Warm summer nights are perfect for kicking back to relax and enjoying a good show. Below you can find a variety of live music, local bands and theatre performances to attend any night of the week over the summer. Grab your friends and family, and get ready for a good time.  

1. Liberty Center Concerts

Where: Liberty Center | 7100 Foundry Row, Liberty Township OH

Liberty Center Ohio Concert

Photo Credit : Todd Joyce

Enjoy live music every Thursday night with Liberty Center's Summer Concert Series. The concerts are free to attend from 6-9PM, and don't forget to grab your favorite DORA beverage to sit back and relax. Here's the upcoming music lineup:

  • June 1st: 3 Piece Revival
  • June 8th: The Lifters
  • June 15th: The Chuck Taylors
  • June 22nd: 90 Proof
  • June 29th: Sunburners
  • July 6th: Red Idle Rejects
  • July 13th: Revival
  • July 20th: Lady Joya
  • July 27th: Rolled in Stone
  • August 3rd: Michelle Robinson Band
  • August 10th: Billy Rock Band
  • August 17th: Final Order
  • August 24th: Zack Attack
  • August 31st: Blue Leafs/Turn to Stone
  • September 7th: Naked Karate Girls
  • September 14th: The Whammies
  • September 21st: Bourbon Road
  • September 28th: Saffire Express

Concerts are weather-permitting. Dates, times, and performances are subject to change. 

2. RiversEdge Concerts

Where: RiversEdge Amphitheater | 116 Dayton Street, Hamilton OH

RiversEdge Ampitheatre

RiversEdge Park & Amphitheater is a beautiful place for a summer concert, located right along the banks of the Great Miami River. They host a variety of performers and live concerts all summer long. All of the shows are free unless stated otherwise, and VIP tickets are available as well. 

  • Thursday, May 25th: Daniel Donato's Cosmic Country, Eggy
  • Thursday, June 1st: Zach Top, 90 Proof Twang 
  • Thursday, June 8th: Veronica Lewis, Eddie 9V
  • Thursday, June 15th: Gyasi, Led Zeppelin 
  • Thursday, June 29th: Buffalo Nichols, The Harlem Gospel Travelers 
  • Tuesday, July 4th: The Classic Rock Experience, That Arena Show 
  • Saturday, July 8th: Rachel Holt, Kanin Wren's Taylor Swift Experience 
  • Thursday, July 13th: Nirvani, Fooz Fighters 
  • Saturday, July 22nd: Gina & Johnny Band, CFG & the Family 
  • Thursday, August 3rd: Sweet Sister Mercy, Back in Black
  • Thursday, August 10th: Theatre of Crue, Nightrain 
  • Thursday, August 17th: Duane Betts & Palmetto Hotel, Scotty Bratcher, Cordovas 
  • Thursday, August 24th: Cristina Vane, The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band
  • Thursday, August 31st: The Billy Rock Band, Satisfaction: A Tribute to the Rolling Stones
  • Saturday, September 16th: Signs of Life the American Pink Floyd 

3. The Takeover Summer Concerts

Where: The Square at Union Centre | 9285 Centre Point Drive, West Chester OH

The Square, West Chester Ohio

It's a party at The Square on Thursday nights this summer; live bands will be performing from 6-9PM. Food trucks will be there and local breweries like Grainworks will be there to supply beer! Grab some of your family and friends to enjoy a beautiful night filled with a variety of good music. 

  • June 1st: The Remains 
  • June 8th: DV8
  • June 15th: Abe's Lincoln 
  • June 22nd: Soul Pocket 
  • June 29th: The Naked Karate Girls 
  • July 6th: Thunderstruck and Classic Rock Experience 
  • July 13th: Michelle Robinson Band
  • July 20th: Lt. Dan's New Legs
  • July 27th: Pandora Effect
  • August 3rd: Dancing Queen; an ABBA Salute
  • August 17th: 90 Proof Twang
  • August 24th: The Whammies  

4. Uptown Oxford Music Series

Where: Oxford Memorial Park | 2 East High Street, Oxford, OH

Oxford Concert Series

Photo Credit : Enjoy Oxford

Take on summer with Oxford's Summer Concert Series every Thursday night from 7-9:30PM for a free show (August 24th concert starts at 7:30 pm). There will be a talented lineup of musicians each week, ranging from local favorites to regional talent. 

  • June 1st: Tom the Torpedoes, The Music of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
  • June 8th: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Brass Institute in Concert
  • June 15th: The Lady Joya Band
  • June 22nd: Miami University Steel Band 
  • July 1st: Michelle Robinson Band
  • July 6th: Mark Joshua
  • July 13th: John Kogge and the Lonesome Strangers
  • July 20th: DAT Band
  • July 27th: Lisa Biales
  • August 3rd: The Belairs
  • August 10th: Linus Tate 
  • August 17th: The United States Air Force Band of Flight: Spirit of Freedom 
  • August 24th: Butler Philharmonic Orchestra
  • August 31st: Tyler Michael Walton and the Mayflower Satchel 

5. Keehner Park Concert Series

Where: Keehner Park | 7211 Barret Road, West Chester OH

Keehner Park, West Chester Ohio

Head over to Keehner Park's amphitheater this summer on select Saturdays from 7-9PM for live music, theatre performances, and a perfect family-fun evening. Stay tuned for the lineup!

  • June 3rd: West Chester Symphony Orchestra + Ice Cream Social 
  • June 10th: New Horizons 
  • June 17th: Miami University Steel Drum Band
  • June 24th: The Gamut 
  • July 8th: River's Edge Brass Band 
  • July 15th: Monday Night Big Band
  • July 22nd: University of Cincinnati Community Band
  • July 29th: Shakespeare in the Park
  • August 19th: Penthouse Dogs
  • August 26th: Bluestone Ivory
  • September 4th: West Chester Symphony Orchestra 

6. Groovin' on the Green

Where: Village Green Park | 301 Wessel Drive, Fairfield OH

Village Green Park, Fairfield Ohio

Get ready to vibe in the village with Fairfield's concerts on the green! It's always a great summer night filled with good music, local food trucks, and family fun. All of the concerts are on Thursdays and start at 7PM.

  • June 8th: Thompson Square 
  • June 22nd: Cassette Junkies
  • July 6: Cumberland Run
  • July 20th: Crash Test Dummies
  • August 3rd: Forever Diamond 
  • August 17th: Steven Page, Formerly of Barenaked Ladies 
  • August 31st: The Fortunate Sons 

🎵 Happy Summer 🎵