The Sounds of Summer 2024

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

Outdoor Concert Series are Back!

As the weather gets warmer the area’s summer concerts series return. This season offers diverse choices with something for everyone—jazz, nostalgic and fun cover bands, family-friendly entertainment, country, and more. So grab your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the sounds of summer in your neighborhood!

Monday

Kids Summer Concert Series

June 3 – August 26
Mondays, 11:00 a.m – 12 p.m

One Loudoun on the Plaza
 20626 Easthampton Plaza
Ashburn, VA 20147

Rocknoceros Popular Kid’s Band plays original hits, every Monday on the Plaza.

Wednesday

Hunter Mill Melodies

Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m

Frying Pan Park Visitor Center Pavilion
2739 West Ox Rd.
Herndon, VA

June
  • June 19 – 123 Andrés (Children’s Songs)
  • June 26 – Mad Science of Washington (Science Show)
July
  • July 3 – Marsha and the Positrons (Children’s Songs)
  • July 10 – The Great Zucchini (Comedy, Magic)
  • July 17 – Rocknoceros (Children’s Songs)
August
  • August 7 – Groovy Nate (Children’s Music)
  • August 14 – The YOJO Show (Children’s Comedy)

Sunset Concerts

Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Lake Anne Plaza
1617 Washington Plaza W
Reston, VA 20190

June
  • June 12 – Mystic Warriors 
  • June 19 – Part Harmony
  • June 26 – Radio King Orchestra
July
  • July 3 – Cheick Hamala Diabate 
  • July 10 – Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet 
  • July 17 –  Bad Influence
  • July 24 – Alfredo Mojica & Friends
  • July 31 – IONA
August
  • August 7 – Texas Chainsaw Horns
  • August 14 – Four Star Combo

One Loudoun’s Summer Concert Series

Wednesdays, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

One Loudoun on the Plaza
20626 Easthampton Plaza
Ashburn, VA, 20147

  • May 22 – Crash the Limo
  • June 5 – Vertigo Red
  • July 17 – Uncle Jesse
  • August 14 – Scott Kurt
  • September 11 – Fantasm

Thursday

Summer Live Music Series

May 30 – September 12
Thursdays, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The Boro on the Upper Promenade near Boro Park
Tysons, VA

Join The Boro for a free live music series featuring a pop-up bar, local artists and other entertainment.

May
June
July
August
September

LAKE ANNE LIVE Thursday Dance Nights

Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 pm

Lake Anne Plaza (Waterfront)
1609 Washington Plaza
Reston, VA 20190

June
  • June 6 – Salsa Night
  • June 13 – Swing Night
  • June 20 – Salsa and Bachata Night
  • June 27 – Swing Line Dance

www.lakeanneplaza.org 

Concerts in the Park

Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.

Cherry Hill Park
Falls Church, VA

June
July
  • July 11 – Andrew Acosta Band (Classic Americana Roots, Folk, and Rock and Roll)
  • July 18 – The Hot Lanes (Jazz/Big Band)
  • July 25 – Big Tow (Rock & Blues) 
August

Take a Break Concert Series

Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Halley Rise
2025 Fulton Place
Reston, VA

June
  • June 6 – Jarreau Williams Experience
  • June 13 – Justin Trawick & Common GoodB
  • June 20 – Dominique Blanco and Friends
  • June 27 – Texas Chainsaw Horns
July
  • July 4 – New Line Brass Band
  • July 11 – Ocho De Bastos
  • July 25 – Seth Kibel Band
August
  • August 1 – Dogo From Togo
  • August 8 – King Teddy
  • August 22 – Carly Harvey
  • August 29 – Dogo From Togo

Nottoway Nights

Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Nottoway Park
9537 Courthouse Road
Vienna, VA

July
  • July 11 – King Teddy (Swing)
  • July 18 – The 19th Street Band (Country Rock)
  • July 25 – Lua Project (Mexicachian)
August
  • August 1 – The Seldom Scene (Bluegrass)
  • August 8 – Mars Rodeo (Rock)
  • August 15 – Daryl Davis (Boogie Woogie)

Hunter Mill Melodies

Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park Kidwell Farm
2709 West Ox Road
Herndon, VA

July
  • July 11 – Speidel, Goodrich, Goggin & Lille (Rock)
  • July 18 – Tobago Bay Calypso Band (Calypso Music)
  • July 25 – Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen (Bluegrass)
August
  • August 1 – Voices of Classic Soul (R&B, Motown)
  • August 8 – The Apple Core (Beatles tribute band)
  • August 15 – The United States Army Blues Band Swamp Romp (Jazz)

Friday

Happy Hour with Darden and Friends

Fridays, 5:30 p.m. – 6:45pm

Reston Town Square Park
11900 Market St
Reston, VA 20190
Parking in Reston Town Center garages is free after 5:00 p.m.

May
  • May 31 – DPT Music!
June
  • June 7 – Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet
  • June 14 – Siné Qua Non
  • June 21 – Guitar Summit
  • June 28 – Sara Jones

Summer on the Green

Fridays at 6:30 p.m.

The Town Green
Vienna, VA

June
  • June 7 – US Navy Band “The Commodores” – Jazz  
    June 14 – Sarah Swanner Band – Country and folk 
    June 21 – Chillin’ on Church
    June 28 – US Army Band “ Blues Swamp Romp”-Louisiana Jazz and Folk
July
August
  • August 2 – Fat Chance – Rock                  
  • August 9 – Steve Leads + Off the grid band – Rock    
  • August 16 – Chillin’ on Church
  • August 23 – Sweet Yonder– Country and Bluegrass
September

Chillin’ on Church

Every third Friday June through September
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Church Street
Vienna, VA

Chillin’ on Church is the hottest block party around and fun for the whole town!  Held the every third Friday, June through September on historic Church Street, the event includes food, local beer and wine, music, and family-friendly activities.  Admission is free.

2024 Line Up:
  • June 21 – Starlight Anthem
  • July 19 – Ocho De Bastos
  • August 16 – Texas Chainsaw Horns 
  • September 20 – Sudden M-Pac Band 

Rock the Block

Fourth Friday of the month May – October
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m

Old Town Square
10415 North Street
Fairfax City, VA

  • May 24 – Perfekt Blend
  • June 28 – Scorpian Rose
  • July 26 – 2MB & U.S. Army Downrange
  • August 23 – Firekite
  • September 27 – Dr. Fu & Herr Metal
  • October 25 – The Rockets


Come enjoy live music, beer garden, food vendors, and more!
Please bring chairs and or blankets to sit on!

Summerbration Fab Fridays

Fridays, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Reston Station
Reston, VA

Parking is free at ParkX with validation during these concerts. Three hours free parking. Validation only good at ParkX and not the Metro garage.

May
  • May 31 – Don’t Back Down
June
  • June 7 – Scott Kurt & Memphis 59
  • June 14 – The Collective
  • June 21 – Still Surfin’
  • June 28 – The Tribe
July
  • July 5 Taylor Swift Tribute Band
  • July 12 – Pebble to Pearl
  • July 19 – Abbey Road
  • July 26 – The Jets
August
  • August 2 – Journey Tribute Band
  • August 9 – So Fetch
  • August 16 – Mother’s Little Helpers
  • August 23 – The Reflex
  • August 30 – Goodbye Summer: A Community Celebration

Friday Night Live! – Herndon Rocks

Fridays, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

The Town Green in Herndon
777 Lynn Street
Herndon, VA

May
June
July
August

Plaza Party 2024

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Village at Leesburg
1602 Village Market Blvd SE
Leesburg, VA 20175

Friday & Saturday

May
  • May 31 – Rick Reaves Jazz

June

  • June 1 – Shag Duo
  • June 7 – Something’s Brewing
  • June 8 – Billy T. Wilde
  • June 14 – Travis Tucker
  • June 15 – Indi Makeyzo Band
  • June 21 – Todd Brooks and Pour Decisions
  • June 22 – Back to Zero
  • June 28 – Shag Duo
  • June 29 – Delta Duo

Saturday

Family Fun Entertainment Series

Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Reston Town Square Park
Corner of Market Street and Explorer Street
11900 Market St 
Reston, VA 20190
Garage parking is free on weekends at Reston Town Center.

June
  • June 15 – Guava Jelly
  • June 22 – Rocknoceros
  • June 29 – Turley the Magician
July
  • July 6 – DPT Music!
  • July 13 – Unicycle Lady
  • July 20 – Groovy Nate:
  • July 27 – Lohr Family Antics
August
  • August 3 – The Balloon Comic: Paul Belanger

Summer on the Plaza: Summer Concert Series

Saturdays, 4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center
Tysons, VA

June
  • June 1 (RESCEDULED May 18) – Juniper Lights followed by Tunnel’s End
  • June 15 – Party Fowl and Risky Shenanigans
July
  • July 20 – Cazhmiere and Billy Twilde

Mosaic Live!

Saturdays, 6:00 p.m. – 9:000 p.m

Mosaic District
Strawberry Lane
Fairfax, VA

June
  • June 15, 6:00 p.m. – School of Rock Vienna (Rock)
  • June 15, 7:30 p.m. – Filipino Festival (Dance/Music)
  • June 22, 6:00 p.m. Tea with Mrs. B (Children’s Music)
  • June 22, 7:30 p.m. – 123 Andrés (Children’s Songs)
  • June 29, 6:00 p.m. – the grandsons, jr. (Children’s Songs)
  • June 29, 7:30 p.m. – Munit Mesfin Band (Jazz/Soul)
July
  • July 6, 6:00 p.m. – The Uncle Devin Show (Children’s Songs)
  • July 6, 7:30 p.m. – Centro Cultural Bolivia (Dance/Music)
  • July 13, 6:00 p.m. – Larry Issa (Children’s Stories)
  • July 13, 7:30 p.m. – DeSanguashington (Colombian music)
  • July 20, 6 p.m. – Marsha and the Positrons (Children’s Songs)
  • July 20, 7:30 p.m. – Saved by the 90s (Dance/Party Band)
  • July 27, 6:00 p.m. – Rocknoceros (Children’s Songs)
  • July 27, 7:30 p.m – Tango Reo (Tango Music/Dance)
August
  • August 3, 6:00 p.m. – The Great Zucchini (Comedy, Magic)
  • August 3, 7:30 p.m. – Patrick Albán and Noche Latina (Latin, Acoustic Rock)
  • August 10, 6:00 p.m. – Mr. Jon and Friends (Children’s Songs)
  • August 10, 7:30 p.m. – Izis de La Enfermera de la Salsa (Salsa/Merengue/Bachata)
  • August 17, 6:00 p.m. – School of Rock (Rock)
  • August 17, 7:30 p.m. – Ocho de Bastos (Latin/Pop)

Summer JAMS

Saturdays, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m
No concerts on August 10

Town Green
Leesburg, VA

June
  • June 8 – Caribbean Vibe
  • June 15 – Tommy and Kim
  • June 22 – The Johnny Kasun Trio
  • June 29 – Sela Campbell
July
  • July 6 – Torrey B
  • July 13 – Pebble to Pearl
  • July 20 – Rook Richards
  • July 27 – Mostly Fab
August
  • August 3 – Smallwood & Fath
  • August 17 – Justin Trawick and the Common Good

Music at Arrowbrook Park

Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Arrowbrook Centre Park
2351 Field Point Road
Herndon, VA

July
  • July 13 – Last Train Home (Roots Rock)
  • July 20 – Steven Bundick (R&B)
  • July 27 – Rhythmaya Bollywood (Indian Dance/Music)
August
  • August 3 – Laura Sosa and Pa’Gozar Band (Latin Music)
  • August 10 – PseudoTramp (SuperTramp Tribute Band) – Rain date: 8/11
  • August 17 – The Gibson Brothers (Bluegrass)
  • August 24 – Bruce in the USA (Springsteen Tribute Band)
  • August 31 – Cloud Cult (Pop/Rock)

Reston Concerts on the Town

Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m

Reston Town Center Pavilion
1818 Discovery Street
Reston, VA

May
June
July
August
  • August 3 – Sam Grow Band — Billboard’s coveted “7 Country Acts To Watch”
  • August 10 – Three Sheets to the Wind — Multiple Virginia “best band” recognitions as superstar of yacht rock sensation
  • August 17 – Right On Band — Disco
  • August 24 – Magic! — Reggae fusion

Sunday

Summer Concerts in the Park

Sundays, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Lewinsville Park
McLean, VA

June
July

Sunday Concerts on the Green

Sundays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Great Falls Village Centre Green
Great Falls, VA

June
  • June 2 – Something’s Brewing
  • June 9 – Cathy Ponton King
  • June 16 – Jameson Green
  • June 23 – Bobby Thompson Trio
  • June 30 – Radio Vinyl
July
  • July 7 – Scaramanga
  • July 14 – Billy Coulter Band
  • July 21 – Timmie Metz
  • July 28 – Zedicus
August
  • August 4 – Luke Johnson Band
  • August 11 – Billy Thompson
  • August 18 – Raquel & The Wildfowers
  • August 25 – Blue Breeze Band
September
  • September 1 – Hello Cleveland
  • September 8 – Sol Roots
  • September 15 – Jules and The Agreeables
  • September 22 – The Honey Larks
  • September 29 – Diamond Alley
October

Sunday Art in the Park with Shenandoah Conservatory

Sundays, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Reston Town Square Park
Corner of Market Street and Explorer Street
11900 Market St 
Reston, VA 20190
Garage parking is free on weekends at Reston Town Center.

June
July
August

Find more summer performances in Fairfax County parks here