Concerts in Washington DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia
Glen Echo Park Free Summer Concerts
See the performance schedule and learn about free summer concerts at Glen Echo Park in Glen Echo, MD
Free Summer Concerts in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia
Summertime brings great free concerts to the Washington DC Area. Pack a picnic, grab your lawn chairs and head outdoors to listen to great local music. Here are some suggestions of places to find free concerts in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia.
Hot Tickets – Concerts, Theater and Sports Tickets in Washington, DC
Find tickets to the region's hottest performances, find great tickets to concerts, theater and sports events in Washington, DC.
Top 10 Concert Venues in Washington, DC
Washington, DC attracts the biggest names in the music industry to perform live at a number of concert venues around the region. Here is a guide to the concert venues in the DC area that offer the best in live entertainment.
Washington DC Bands - Musicians in DC, Maryland and Virginia
Learn about bands that perform in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia. Submit your own band profile or find a musician to perform at a special event in the DC area. See submissions
DC Jazz - Jazz Clubs and Concerts in the Washington, DC Area
Listen to jazz in a variety of venues in the Washington, DC area, from intimate jazz clubs to gourmet restaurants to neighborhood pubs. Find jazz clubs in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia.
Holiday Concert Guide for Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia
Find a schedule of holiday concerts in Washington, DC, Get tickets for musical performances, enjoy Christmas classics, Hanukkah songs and much more.
Top 10 Live Music Clubs in Washington, DC
Washington, DC has a variety of live music clubs featuring a wide range of music including rock, punk, hip-hop, jazz, country, gospel, and alternative. Here's my list of top picks.
Military Bands – Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Bands
U.S. military bands perform in parades, presidential inaugurations, state funerals, and at a variety of events across the nation. Learn about the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Bands and their performances.
National Harbor Summer Concerts
National Harbor Summer Concerts include performances of jazz, blues and Top 40 music by national, regional and local entertainers.
Jiffy Lube Live (formerly Nissan Pavilion) - Virginia Concerts
The 25,000-seat outdoor concert venue near Manassas, Virginia, about 35 miles southwest of Washington, DC, hosts a wide variety of performers throughout the summer months.
John F. Kennedy Center
Enjoy a full range of performances on five stages at Washington, DC's premier performing arts venue. The Kennedy Center offers live concerts, ballet, theatre, workshops and much more.
Sylvan Theatre - Stage at the Washington Monument
See a map of Sylvan Theatre and learn about the stage on the grounds of the Washington Monument on the National Mall in Washington DC
Howard Theatre in Washington DC
The historic theater was recently remodeled and now features a state-of-the-art acoustic system and offers a wide-range of live musical performances.
DAR Constitution Hall
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Hall is Washington, DC's largest concert hall featuring concerts, speakers, comedians, operas, film and more.
Patriot Center – Concerts and Events
The 10,000-seat arena located on the campus of George Mason University, hosts some of today’s hottest events, find information about concerts and events at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Virginia
Verizon Center Visitors Guide
See a wide selection of arts and entertainment events at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. The 20,000-seat sports arena in downtown Washington, DC, is a prime venue for sporting events and family entertainment.
Carter Barron Amphitheatre
Carter Barron Amphitheatre, an outdoor concert venue in Rock Creek Park in Washington, DC. Performances at Carter Barron include reggae, Latin, classical, gospel, musical, pop, R&B, jazz, new age, theater, and dance.
Music Center at Strathmore
Expand your music appreciation by attending a concert at the Music Center at Strathmore, a new state-of-the-art concert hall in Montgomery County, Maryland.
Wolf Trap Jazz & Blues Festival
Explore the national park dedicated to the performing arts. Outdoor concerts are featured in the summer and indoor performances are held the rest of the year. Visit Wolf Trap Farm Park all year long in Vienna, Virginia, just 20 minutes from Washington, DC.
Birchmere Music Hall in Alexandria, Virginia
Enjoy a sandwich while listening to folk, jazz, rock, gospel or alternative musicians at the Birchmere Music Hall in Alexandria, Virginia, close to Washington, DC.
Netherlands Carillon in Arlington, Virginia
The Netherlands Carillon, a bell tower near Washington, DC, plays recorded patriotic music, special concerts on national holidays and during the summer. The Netherlands Carillon is a popular park-like site with great views of Washington.
Strathmore Free Outdoor Concerts
Strathmore offers free outdoor concerts on Wednesday evenings throughout the summer at the Gudelsky Concert Pavilion Gazebo at 5301 Tuckerman Lane in North Bethesda, Maryland. See the schedule of free summer concerts.
National Gallery of Art’s Jazz in the Garden
The National Gallery of Art offers free jazz performances at Jazz in the Garden at its outdoor café every Friday evening throughout the summer.
Wolf Trap Jazz & Blues Festival
Listen to live concerts of jazz & blues at this annual festival held each June at Wolf Trap Farm Park in Vienna, Virginia
The Fillmore Silver Spring – A Concert Hall in Montgomery County, Maryland
The Fillmore Silver Spring is a 2,000 seat concert hall located in Downtown Silver Spring, Maryland, providing world-class entertainment from a diverse group of artists including rock, Latin, blues, jazz, folk, country and the spoken word. Learn about the Fillmore and how to get tickets to upcoming concerts.
Military Band Summer Concert Schedule
Washington, DC enjoys a tradition of live military band concerts on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol. The Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force bands perform throughout the summer.
Summer Concerts on Woodrow Wilson Plaza
Summer Concerts on Woodrow Wilson Plaza at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC, Find the dates, times and schedule of performers
Labor Day Concert at the U. S. Capitol
The National Symphony Orchestra performs a free Labor Day Concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol
Silver Spring Swings with Free Summer Concerts
Downtown Silver Spring comes alive with the sound of music at the annual Silver Spring Swings free summer concert series. The concerts feature a variety of musical styles – from swing, jazz and soul to Latin, rhythm and blues, and rock and roll.
Summer Sounds Concerts at Montgomery County Parks
Summer Sounds Concerts are a free series of musical concerts and shows for the whole family performed at parks in Montgomery County, Maryland. Free concerts at Whalen Park in Poolesville, Wheaton Regional Park in Wheaton and Cabin John Regional Park in Rockville.
Loudoun Summer Music Fest
The northern Virginia summer concert series features a variety of national recording artists. See the concert schedule and ticket information for the concert series at Belmont Country Club in Ashburn, Virginia.
Free Summer Concerts at the National Zoo - Sunset Serenades
The National Zoo hosts free concerts on Thursday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m. See the schedule for the Sunset Serenades.
Summer Music Festival at the National Cathedral
Summer Music Festival at the National Cathedral, a full calendar of free and ticketed concerts at the Washington National Cathedral
Farragut Square Park Summer Concerts - Golden Triangle
Free concerts are held each summer in Farragut Square Park in Downtown Washington DC. The concert series, officially named the Golden Triangle Summer Concerts, feature some of the area’s most popular local bands and a wide range of music.
Capitol Riverfront Free Outdoor Concerts
The vibrant mixed-use community and riverfront destination, located near the Washington Navy Yard and Nationals Park, is a great place to unwind and listen to a variety of music, ranging from reggae to 80s to R&B.
Rosslyn Free Summer Concerts 2012
Throughout June and July, enjoy live music and dancing outdoors in Rosslyn, Virginia
Merriweather Post Pavilion - Outdoor Concerts in Columbia, Maryland
Merriweather Post Pavilion is an outdoor concert venue nestled within the 40 preserved acres known as Symphony Woods, conveniently located in the Baltimore/Washington corridor in Columbia, Maryland. Concerts include a wide range of music featuring the best in rock, country, rhythm and blues, pop, jazz, hip hop, alternative, electronica and...
NoMa Free Summer Concerts - Washington DC
NoMa’s free summer concerts feature a variety of local musicians and styles – from blues to reggae, and top 40s hits to smooth Motown favorites. See the schedule of performances.
Bethesda Summer Concerts
During May, June and July, free weekly outdoor concerts are held in downtown Bethesda, Maryland on Thursday evenings. The concert series, produced by the Bethesda Urban Partnership, will offer a diverse range of music including rock, funk, blues, pop, reggae and swing.
Washington Harbour Concerts 2012
Local musicians perform free, live music on the plaza at Washington Harbour in Georgetown.