Summer Guide 2014

Outdoor Concerts

Jupiter AscendingAndre Thierry

Redwood City

Music on the Square 2014

Courthouse Square; Fridays, 6-8pm; free.

June 6: Peter Michael Escovedo Allstars

June 13: Journey Revisited

June 20: Mustache Harbor

June 27: Livewire

July 4: No concert

July 11: Caravanserai

July 18: The Sun Kings

July 25: Blues Festival Kick-Off with Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers

Aug 1: The Purple Ones

Aug 8: Foreverland

Aug 15: Steel 'n' Chicago

Aug 22: Boys of Summer

Aug 29: Pride & Joy

Music in the Park 2014

Stafford Park; Wednesdays, 6-8pm; free

June 18: Top Shelf

June 25: Hibbity Dibbity

July 2: Sinister Dexter

July 9: Bean Creek

July 16: Tempest

July 23: Mighty Mississippi

July 30: Retro Rockets

Aug 6: Steve Lucky and the Rhumba Bums w/Miss Carmen Getit

Aug 13: The Soul Section

Sounds of the Shores 2014

Marlin Park; Sundays 5-7pm; free

June 22: The Shanks

July 13: The Cocktail Monkeys

Aug 10: Highwater Blues

Classical Series 2014

Courthouse Square; free

June 21, 6-7:30pm: Redwood Symphony

July 12, 6-7:30pm: USAF Travis Brass

July 13, 6-7:30pm: Opera San Jose

Sep 14, 5-6:30pm: Bayshore Lyric Opera

Los Gatos

Los Gatos Music in the Park

Civic Center lawn; Sundays, 5-7pm; free

June 15: The Sun Kings

June 22: Mark Bettencourt & the Aftermath Band

June 29: Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic

July 6: The Hitmen

July 13: Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca

July 20: Hapa

July 27: New York Gypsy All Stars

Aug 3: Nikki Hill

Aug 10 No Concert (Fiesta de Arts)

Aug 17: Matuto

Aug 24: The Entourage Band

Vasona Vibrations

Vasona Lake County Park; Saturdays, 5-7pm; free

June 7: hipshake

June 14: David Correa and Cascada

June 21: Cheap Money

June 28: Bean Creek

July 5: Blue House

July 12: MaCaJo

July 19: Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic

July 26: 10th Avenue Band

Jazz on the Plazz

Los Gatos Town Plaza; Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30pm; free

June 25: Halie Loren

July 2: Kim Nalley

July 9: Diego Figueiredo and Ken Peplowski

July 16: Perry Beekman

July 23: Ramsey Lewis

July 30: Blue Wednesday w/Frank Bey and Anthony Paule Band

Aug 6: Snarky Puppy

Aug 13: Monterey Jazz Festival County High School Allstars

Aug 20: Tuck and Patti

Aug 27: Kathy Kosins and Full Spectrum Jazz Orchestra


Summer Concert Series

Central Park Performance Pavilion; Thursdays, 6-8pm; free.

July 10: Department of Rock

July 17: The Hitmen

July 24: Jukebox Heroes

July 31: Diablo Road

Aug 7: Caravanserai

Aug 14: East Bay Mudd


Summer Concert Series

Orchard City Green; Thursdays, 6:30-8:30pm; free

June 19: The Cocktail Monkeys

June 29: The Crocodiles

July 10: The Houserockers

July 17: TBA

July 24: TinMan

July 31: The Joint Chiefs

Aug 7: Sage

Aug 14: Long Train Runnin'

San Jose

Music in the Park

Parks in downtown San Jose. $10 advance admission/$20 at the door.

July 17, 5:30pm: English Beat (at St. James Park).

Aug 21: La Santa Cecilia opens; Pete Escovedo and his orchestra headlines the show (at Plaza de Cesar Chavez).

Music, Art & Wine in the Plaza

Evergreen Village Square; Fridays 6:30-8:30, except for the final concert which takes place Saturday, 4pm.

June 13: The Hum

June 27: Jeff Watson Band

July 11: Mike Torres Band

July 25: Super Soul Brothers

August 8: Ron E. Beck

August 23: Music Festival Featuring John Chapman Band and Touch and Go

Music in the Glen

Willow Glen Elementary School; Thursdays, 6:30-8:30pm; free

Jun 12: Swing Solution

June 19: OTR

June 26: Black Sunday Roadshow

July 10: The Hitmen

July 17: Tortilla Soup

July 24: Sage

July 31: The Houserockers

Los Altos

Summer Concert Series

Various locations; free

June 26, 6:30-8pm: California Beach Boys, Grant Park

July 14, 6:30-8pm: The Sun Kings, Grant Park

July 24, 6:30-8pm: Livewire, Hillview Soccer Field


Music + Market Summer Series

Downtown Sunnyvale, Wednesdays, 5:30-8:30pm; free

June 18: The Cheeseballs

June 25: The Houserockers

July 2: Sage

July 9: Ascension

July 16: Busta-Groove!

July 23: Two classic rock bands: Phil 'n The Blanks and Daze On The Green

July 30: Tortilla Soup

Aug 6: Night Fever

Aug 13: The Megatones

Aug 20: Radio

Aug 27: The Hitmen


Summer Concerts Series

Memorial Park Amphitheater; Thursdays, 6:30-8pm (except July 4); free

June 5: Cupertino Symphonic Band

June 12: Daze on the Green

June 19: Patron Latin Rhythms

June 26: Retro Rockets

July 3: Steel 'n' Chicago

July 4, 10:30am-noon: OTR

July 10: Steel Horse

Santa Clara

Concerts in the Park

Mondays, 7-8pm, Wednesdays, 6:30-8pm; Sundays, 2:30-4pm; Central Park Pavilion; free

June 9, 7-8pm: Alphabet Rockers

June 16, 7-8pm: Karen Quest Cowgirl Tricks

June 18, 6:30-8pm: John Neri Band

June 23, 7-8pm: Coventry & Kaluza

June 25, 6:30-8pm: Mission College Symphony

June 30, 7-8pm: Andy Z

July 6, 2:30-4pm: The Gary Gates Band

July 7, 7-8pm: Eric Herman

July 13, 2:30-4pm: Bsides

July 14, 7-8pm: Captain Jack Spareribs

July 20, 2:30-4pm: Legally Blue

July 21, 7-8pm: San Jose Taiko

July 27, 2:30-4pm: The 357's

July 28, 7-8pm: TBA

Aug 3, 2:30-4pm: The Megatones

Aug 10, 2:30-4pm: Dave Rocha Hardbop Jazz Bank

Aug 17, 2:30-4pm: Daze on the Green