Days are getting longer and the weather is getting warmer, which means summer is upon us. What better way to celebrate summer than to enjoy some great music at a local concert?
Here are some great concert series being hosted around North County and Temecula this summer that boast a variety of music, food, and fun:
TGIF Concert Series
Carlsbad is hosting its annual TGIF Concert Series, hosted at four different parks across the city. The concerts will take place every Friday through late August. The venues will open at 4pm, the concert will last from 6pm – 8pm, and the venue will close at 9pm. Admission is free to the public, with food vendors and hands-on art activities available for you to enjoy while you’re listening to the live music. Popular genres include jazz, rock, and funk, but a wide variety of other genres will also be there!
|Friday, June 23||Friday, July 7|
|Friday, June 30||Friday, July 14|
|Friday, July 7||Friday, July 21|
|Friday, July 14||Friday, July 28|
|Friday, July 21||Friday, August 4|
|Friday, June 23||Friday, August 11|
|Friday, June 30||Friday, August 18|
Check here for more info: City of Carlsbad Events
Concerts in the Park
Oceanside is hosting its own summer concert series and giving even more opportunities for the residents of North County to experience great live music! Now through August, you’ll be able to catch free concerts once a month at Rancho Del Oro park and Mance Buchanan park.
|Friday, June 16||Friday, July 14||Friday, August 11|
For more information, check out Oceanside Parks and Recreation here: City of Oceanside Concerts in the Park
Summer Sunset Concert series
Temecula has a free concert series hosted at the Temecula Amphitheater in the city’s Community Recreation Center scheduled to take place every Thursday through the end of July. Concerts begin at 7pm, and the genre of music varies by the week.
|Thursday, June 1||Thursday, June 22||Thursday, July 13|
|Thursday, June 8||Thursday, June 29||Thursday, July 20|
|Thursday, June 15||Thursday, July 6||Thursday, July 27|
For more info, visit: Temecula Summer Concert Series
Thornton Winery Champagne Jazz Series
With general admission, supper packages, and season tickets available for purchase, Thornton winery hosts their Champagne Jazz Series. This concert series will be held outdoors in beautiful Temecula wine country. This combination of great views, music, and fine wine and dining would make for a perfect summer date night.
|Saturday, July 8||Sunday, September 10|
|Saturday, July 15||Saturday, September 16|
|Sunday, July 30||Saturday, September 23|
|Saturday, August 12||Sunday, September 24|
|Sunday, August 20||Saturday, September 30|
|Sunday, August 27||Sunday, October 1|
|Friday, September 8||Saturday, October 7|
|Saturday, September 9||Saturday, October 14|
For more info, check out Thornton Winery’s website: Thornton Winery Champagne Jazz Series
Whether you’re going for the great music or just to enjoy some time outside, we hope you have a relaxing evening surrounded by excellent company. Have fun and be sure to share your pictures with us!