Free summer concerts

By Marie Hanley on July 24, 2022

One of the enjoyments of a northwest summer are outdoor concerts. They are a great way for family and friends to relax on a beautiful summer evening or afternoon. With this in mind, what follows is an ensemble of some free concerts around the Pacific Northwest.


Lacey in Tune - Summer Concerts in the Park

At noon every Wednesday through Aug. 10 at Huntamer Park music lovers can enjoy a wide variety of music. Check it out at

Concerts at Pioneer Park

Get ready to rock the night away at the Family Concert Series Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., or bring the children for the Kiwanis Kids Noon Toons on Tuesdays through Aug. 16. For more information, visit

Tunes at Tapps

Head to Allen Yorke Park on Lake Tapps every Wednesday through August to enjoy good food and music. The fun begins at 5 p.m. To learn more, visit

Summer Concert Series at Point Ruston on the Waterfront

Find a spot in the Grand Plaza at Point Ruston to enjoy live, local and free music from 5-7 p.m. July 23, July 30, Aug. 20, Aug. 27 and Sept. 3. More to learn at

Gig Harbor: Summer Sounds at Skansie

Set along the waterfront in Skansie Brothers Park for Tuesday evening concerts held from 6:30-8 p.m. through Aug. 30. For more info, visit

Steilacoom Summer Concert Series

Enjoy live music from beautiful Pioneer Park on the shore of Puget Sound. Concerts are every Wednesday from 6:30-8 p.m. through Aug. 31. Check out the schedule here,

Summer Nights at the Pavilion

The city of Lakewood hosts this series following their farmers market every Tuesday through Aug. 16 from 6:30-8 p.m. For more information,


Music Under the Stars

This is classic music at its best as talented local student musicians perform live 30-minute programs. The concerts are held in different Seattle parks. For more information about time and location, visit

Concerts at the Mural

Free Sunday concerts featuring an eclectic range of music from noon-2 p.m. in August and September are featured at the Seattle Center Mural Amphitheatre in the shadow of the Space Needle. Do not miss this opportunity, visit

Concerts in the Park

At the Wilmot Gateway Park in downtown Woodinville, music lovers can enjoy an array of music on Wednesdays through Aug. 3. The events begin at 5:30 p.m., the music at 6:30 p.m. Check it out at

Concerts on the Green

Bring blankets and wear your favorite dancing shoes. This setlist of music is performed at the Issaquah Community Center on Tuesdays from 7-8:30 p.m. through Aug. 23. For more about the tunes, visit

Bellevue - Live at Lunch

Enjoy a collection of music genres at various venues in Bellevue through Sept. 8. The music begins at noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesdays. Locations and more can be found at

All concerts are free. For more information about summer concerts, visit