OUTDOOR SUMMER CONCERTS

Valley Forge & Montgomery County

Many are free. They're all kid-friendly. And their seating charts are taken from the comfy chair or blanket you bring from home. Take your pick of genres and styles and relax to the sounds of summer.

Here are some of the best places to catch an outdoor concert in Montco:

AMBLER ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL

June 14 - 15
Ambler Main Street

Ambler's Butler Avenue becomes Montco's largest outdoor concert venue during the two-day Ambler Arts & Music Festival. The music starts Friday, June 14, on the Main Stage with an evening of concerts starting at 6 p.m. Then on Saturday, it's 12 hours of live music from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

PHILADELPHIA FOLK FESTIVAL

August 19-22 2021
Old Pool Farm, Upper Salford Township

The annual Philadelphia Folk Festival, presented by the Philadelphia Folksong Society, is the longest, continuously running outdoor music fest in North America. "Fest" brings some of the leading names in folk music to Montgomery County for three days each August. This year's headline performers include Avi Kapla, Keb'Mo, Larkin Poe, Valarie June, The Secret Sisters.

ROCK YOUR LUNCH - KING OF PRUSSIA

Thursdays, June 6-27
Presented by King of Prussia District

Bring your blanket or lawn chair and enjoy free concerts on Thursdays in June starting June 6. Rock Your Lunch concerts are held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the lawn along First Ave and feature music from some of the area's best bands and free food samples from some of the area's best restaurants.

GREEN LANE PARK SUMMER CONCERT SERIES: ZYDECO-A-GO-GO

June 23
Green Lane Park

Enjoy an evening of music in the park. Come out to Green Lane Park’s free summer concert featuring Zydeco-a-Go-Go! Their music is a mix of Louisiana Cajun, Zydeco, and vintage New Orleans Rock & Roll. Their upbeat, happy sound appeals to all ages, toddlers through teens, mom and dad and grandparents, everybody. They’ve got that lively rhythm that makes you smile, makes you tap your feet, some people can’t help it, got to get up and dance! Their motto is: “Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!” or “Let The Good Times Roll!” Please bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on.  All ages; free.

CARILLON CONCERTS

Every Wednesday, July 7th - August 25th 2021 at 7:30pm
Washington Memorial Chapel

Frank P. Law Summer Concert Series 2021

The beautiful sounds of the Washington Memorial Chapel carillon - played by a rotation of internationally acclaimed musicians. These concerts are free and guests are encouraged to bring a blanket and a picnic dinner.

CARILLON CONCERTS

Tuesdays, July 2 - August 13
St. Thomas' Church, Fort Washington

For more than 35 years, St. Thomas' Church in Fort Washington has been spreading music across the community during its summer carillon concerts. These free concerts are held every Tuesday in July and into August beginning at 7 p.m.

WORLD MUSIC CONCERT SERIES

Thursdays in July 2021
Abington Art Center

These event will take place on the grounds of Alverthorpe Manor, the home of Abington Art Center. Concerts will be presented both live on our beautiful outdoor stage and via live streaming on Facebook.

MONTGOMERY TOWNSHIP PARKS & RECREATION SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

Thursdays, June 27 - August 26 2021
Montgomery Township Community and Recreation Center

Thursday nights 7-8:15pm

1030 Horsham Rd

Beginning June 27, the Montgomery Township Community and Recreation Center plays host to its annual Summer Concert Series. Concerts feature a range of musical genres, including rock, blues, doo wop, and more.

GreenLane Park 2021 Concert lineup

Green Lane Park Concert Series 2021

2298 Green Lane Road, Green Lane PA

6:00-8:00 pm

The Greenlane park has prepared quite a lineup of amazing artist ranging from Steve Pullara and his cool beans bans to the Little Red Rooster Blues Band and many more to check out. These concerts take place on the second or third sunday of every month during the summer! go check them out for some outdoor fun.

UPPER MORELAND PARKS AND RECREATION SIZZLIN' SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

Sundays, June 30 - August 11
Masons Mill Park Concert Gazebo

The 2019 Sizzlin' Summer Concert Series at Masons Mill Park Concert Gazebo brings a world of music to Upper Moreland Township on Sunday nights from June 30 through August 11. Performers cover a range of styles, including classic rock, country, jazz, and more.

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