Summer Times

Free events

Three Rivers Arts Festival

Point State Park, 7:30 p.m. with the exception of the Pittsburgh Symphony, which will begin at 7 p.m.

June 6: Jeff Tweedy

June 7: Sam Bush

June 8: Trampled by Turtles

June 9: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.

June 10: Kaiser Chiefs

June 11: Amos Lee

June 12: The Smithereens

June 13: Curtis Harding

June 14: Lucinda Williams

June 15: Jake Bugg

Hartwood Acres

Performance area, Hampton, 7:30 p.m. (unless noted).

June 1: The Abby Lee Dance Company’s Kick-Off to Summer!

June 8: 28 North with 7Horse

June 15: Father’s Day Car Cruise followed by Pure Gold

June 22: Sonny Landreth with Kevin Garrett

June 29: Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers

July 6: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (8:15 p.m.)

July 13: BNY Mellon Jazz Presents Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra with special guest Paquito D’Rivera

July 20: Lake Street Dive with Brooke Annibale

July 25-27: Pittsburgh Blues Festival featuring Dr. John, Bernard Allison, J.J. Gray & Mofro, Spin Doctors and more (suggested donation)

Aug. 3: Jerry Douglas with Nameless in August

Aug. 10: Macy Gray

Aug. 17: Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

Aug. 24: Duquesne Tamburitzans

Aug. 31: Allegheny County Music Festival featuring a longtime favorite ($20 suggested donation benefiting the Department of Human Services)

South Park Amphitheater

Concerts begin at 7:30 p.m.

May 30: Joe Grushecky & the Houserockers

June 6: Lil’ Ed and the Imperials with Jill West & Blues Attack

June 13: Pittsburgh Opera

June 20: Buckwheat Zydeco

June 27: The Stickers CD Release Concert with Christian Beck Band

July 5: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (8 p.m.)

July 11: Ha Ha Tonka with Townsppl.

July 18: Sister Hazel

July 2: Gospel Music Night

Aug. 1: Serena Ryder with The Harlan Twins

Aug. 8: The Hitmen featuring original members of Tommy James and the Shondells, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, and other mega-hit acts

Aug. 15: Lovebettie

Aug. 22: BNY Mellon Jazz Presents Gloria

Reuben and Caribbean Jazz Ensemble

Aug. 29: River City Brass

Citiparks Stars at Riverview Jazz Series

Observatory Hill, Riverview Park, 7-8:30 p.m. Information: 412-255-2493 and

Concerts are followed by Cinema in the Park at dusk.

June 7: Roger Humphries

June 14: Reggie Watkins

June 21: Paul Thompson

June 28: The Tania Grubbs Quartet

July 5: Thomas Wendt

July 12: The Brydge

July 19: Stacia Abbott

July 26: Sean Jones

Aug. 2: Poogie Bell

Aug. 9: Salsamba Latin Jazz Group

Aug. 16: Benny Benack III

Aug. 23: Jevon Rushton

Aug. 30: Roby Edwards

Citiparks Bach, Beethoven and Brunch Concert Series

Mellon Park, Fifth and Shady avenues, Shadyside, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Information: 412-255-2493 and

June 15: Allegheny Brass Band

June 22: The Pittsburgh Philharmonic

June 29: Edgewood Symphony Orchestra

July 6: West Hills Symphonic Band

July 13: Tom Roberts “Harlem Stride” Piano

July 20: The Matt Murchison Mutiny

July 27: The Amadeus Trio

Aug. 3: Carnegie Brass

Aug. 10: Klezlectic

Citiparks Reservoir of Jazz Concert Series

Highland Park, Highland Avenue and Reservoir Drive, 5-7 p.m. Information: 412-255-2493 and

Aug. 3: Maureen Budway

Aug. 10: Salsamba Latin Jazz Group

Aug. 17: Dr. Alton Merrell & Impact: A Gospel Jazz Experience

Aug. 24: The Horn Guyz

Aug. 31: Cross Currents (Lucas, Hall, Sheehan, Anderson)

Citiparks Wednesday Night Concert Series

Flagstaff Hill, Schenley Park, 7-8 p.m. Information: 412-255-2493 and

Cinema in the Park movies begin at dusk.

June 11: Center Stage Band

June 18: Gramsci Melodic

June 25: Justin Fabus Band

July 2: Darryl & Kim

July 9: L’Lamint Dance Band

July 16: Shinizyn

July 23: Frank Sinatra Tribute

July 30: Bruce Katz

Aug. 6: The Grid

Aug. 13: Muddy Kreek Blues Band

Aug. 20: Ferla-Marcinizyn Guitar Duo

Aug. 27: Bridgette Perdue

Citiparks Mellon Square Concert Series

Mellon Square, Downtown, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; music begins at noon. Information: 412-316-3342 and

May 29: Mia Z

June 5: Angel Blue and the Prophets

June 12: Lyndsey Smith & Soul Distribution

June 19: Charm & Chain

June 26: The Bill Ali Band

July 3: Holiday

July 10: Kiersten Kelly

July 17: The Nied’s Hotel Band

July 24: Scott and Rosanna

July 31: Shannon and the Merger

Aug. 7: Highland Brothers Band

Aug. 14: TBA

Aug. 21: Kung Fu Radio

Greensburg SummerSounds

St. Clair Park, Greensburg, 7 p.m. Preshow music 6:15-6:45 p.m.

June 6: Nicole Atkins

June 13: Gedeon Luke & The People

June 20: Cello Fury w/Joy Ike

June 27: Leroy Justice

July 4: The Idol Kings

July 11: Hollis Brown

July 18: Beausoliel

July 25: The Glenn Miller Orchestra

Aug. 1: The Duhks

Aug. 8: The Horse Flies

Aug. 15: Chris Smither

Aug. 22: Birds of Chicago

Aug. 29: Alternate Routes

WYEP 2014 Summer Music Festival

Schenley Plaza, Oakland, 2 p.m.

June 28: Sam Roberts Band, Valerie June, Elizabeth and the Catapult, The Red Western.


Frick Art & Historical Center’s Great Lawn, Point Breeze, 7 p.m.; donation of $5 per adult is suggested. Information: 412-371-0600 or

June 6: Meeting of Important People (rock)

Aug. 1: Jerry Grcevich Tamburitza Orchestra

Sept. 5: Sean Jones Quartet (jazz)

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