Salt Lake City, Davis County,The Canyons and Deer Valley host free concerts all summer long. Enjoy the summer air and fantastic musicians while keeping your wallet light.
Saturday Summer Concert Series
Escape the Salt Lake heat and smog with a beautiful getaway to The Canyons. Each Saturday night from July 17 to Sep. 3, enjoy live music and browse the shops, bars and restaurants. The concerts run from 6-8:30 p.m.
Great American Taxi
The Infamous Stringdusters
Smooth Money Gesture
MarchFourth Marching Band
Twilight Concert Series
Each year the free concert series presented by the Salt Lake City Arts Council attracts thousands of people to Pioneer Park in Salt Lake City. The concerts are held Thursdays from July 14 to Aug. 25 – gates open at 5 p.m. and concerts begin at 7 p.m. There is no seating, but there are food and beverage carts where refreshments can be purchased. Beer and wine can be purchased in select portions of the park. Pioneer park is located at 400 West and 400 South. There is a Trax stop at 150 South and 400 West.
Explosions in the Sky/No Age
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
Thurston Moore/Kurt Vile
Mountain Music Concert Series
Deep in the cool Wasatch Mountains, Deer Valley hosts a summer concert series on Wednesdays from June 22 to Aug. 31 from 6-8 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring picnics, and many guests bring wine and beer. Deer Valley’s food and beverage concession stand will also be open during the concerts.
Holy Water Buffalo
July 2 (From 1:30- 3 p.m.)
Sin City Soul
Joy & Eric
The PATWA Reggae Band
The Soul Sensations
An Evening with LMNOP
Davis County Sunday Night Concert Series
Sunday nights at the Ed Kenley Centennial Amphitheater in Layton Park will offer a number of summer concerts. The concerts start at 7 p.m. and the amphitheater has chairs and grass seating. Outside food is welcome, however, alcohol is prohibited.
An Evening on the Grand (A spotlight of local pianists)
Voices of Freedom (A collection of local choirs)
Davis County Symphony
Happily Ever After
Pizzicato Strings & Cutler Family Fiddlers
Marshall McDonald & Steven Sharp Nelson
Ogden Concert Band
Cool Air Concert Series
Pack a cooler and make the drive up to Snowbird for a free concert every Sunday afternoon on the Plaza Deck. Cool air, beautiful vistas and local musicians make this concert series worth the short drive up the canyon.
Girls Guns and Glory
Mountain Music Festival
The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band
WorldStage! Outdoor Concert Series
The outdoor concert series provides a cultural experience for young and old alike. The concerts are held Monday nights at 8 p.m. at the Utah Culture Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 S. in West Valley City. For more information, go to CulturalCelebration.org.
Mama’s Temple Choir
Nat’l Night Out with Hired Guns
Red Rock Rondo
Islands in the Desert
Partners Program Showcase
Music on the Plaza at the Gateway
To gear up for your weekend, find all the premier shopping locations at the Gateway located at 18 N. Rio Grande Street in Salt Lake. The shopping center spans blocks and offers some of the best clothing, sporting goods and dining options. Every Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the center plaza, the Gateway is offering a free summer concert series, so stop by and pick up a new outfit, listen to live and local music and enjoy the summer air.
Steve Lindeman Quintet
Jerry Floor Quintet
Nicole Madison Quintet
The Dan Walker Band