2012 Summer Outdoor Concerts
Is there anything better than a summer concert and a picnic supper? Here’s a list of outdoor music on the Shoreline.
Madison: summer concerts on the Green and beach concerts on the Surf Deck. Check the website for dates and more info.
Guilford: Shoreline Arts Alliance presents free concerts on the Guilford Green on summer Sundays. Check the website for more info:
Essex: CT River Museum, Music At The Dock every Thursday evening starting July 12th. Cash bar and light snacks, 5:30 – 7:30pm. $5/Museum members free. www.ctrivermuseum.org
Old Lyme: Summer concerts on the lawn at the Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library. Click here for the schedule.
Harkness Memorial State Park, Waterford: Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Don McLean and the Count Basie Orchestra headline the August Nights at Harkness presented by Bring Our Music Back Org. (Not free!) Tickets: $24. www.bringourmusicback.org
Groton: Rock and roll on Esker Point Beach, Thursday evenings in July and August: www.groton-ct.gov/depts/parksrec
Watch Hill: A gorgeous venue on the water is home to the Watch Hill Summer Concert Series on Tuesday evenings. Click here: www.visitwatchhill.com/calendar.htm
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725 Boston Post Road
Guilford, Connecticut 06437
From Shoreline Arts Alliance
The Shoreline Arts Alliance is the “go to” source for the best arts, entertainment, and cultural activities for people of all ages along the central coastal region of Connecticut from East Haven to the Connecticut River.
67 Main Street
Essex, Connecticut 06426
From Connecticut River Museum
Housed in a National Register 1878 steamboat warehouse, the Connecticut River Museum is dedicated to preserving and celebrating the natural beauty and cultural heritage of New England’s Great River.