Free Summer Concerts in NYC

nycgo.com staff

The best things in life are free, especially when it comes to NYC's summer concerts. Every May through August, you can hear live music of all kinds across the City without spending a dime. Whether it's punk on Staten Island, indie rock on the Manhattan waterfront, a classy night outdoors with the Metropolitan Opera or a diverse lineup of jazz and world music at SummerStage and Celebrate Brooklyn!, New York City's gratis alfresco performances are sure to please music lovers of all tastes. Check back later in the season as we update our listings. In the meantime, see our regular concert calendar for performances all around NYC.

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Jun
20

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A favorite among Brooklyn’s summertime concert series, Celebrate Brooklyn! is set at the beautiful Prospect Park Bandshell.

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Jun
20

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This DUMBO summer series offers free concerts and dancing.

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Jun
22

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Punk Island, the New York City music festival featuring the best band names (and the bands attached to those names), returns to Randall's Island.

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Jun
23

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Hot fun in the summertime as the Borough of Queens holds it’s “Only in Queens Summer Festival” in Flushing Meadows Corona Park. The...

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Jul
21

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Sing-along event featuring maritime songs in an authentic historic setting.

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Jul
28

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Celebrate the community’s rich economic, political, and cultural history.

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