Downtown Silver Spring comes alive with the sound of music at the annual free summer concert series every Thursday evening. The concerts feature a variety of musical styles – from swing, jazz and soul to Latin, rhythm and blues, and rock and roll. Concerts feature a raffle with prizes for children and adults. Attendees can bring a picnic or enjoy food from one of the many nearby restaurants. The programs are sponsored by Discovery Communications, Live Nation, Montgomery County, the Silver Spring Urban District, Montgomery County Recreation, and the Foundation to Celebrate Downtown Silver Spring.
Location: Veterans Plaza, Silver Spring Civic Building
850 Ellsworth Dr. and Fenton St., Silver Spring
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2016 Concert Schedule
Thursdays, June 18- August 6, 2016, 7-9 p.m. Performances are canceled due to weather only if it is raining at 7 p.m.
June 16 - Anthony “Swamp Dog” Clark and the Blues Allstars (blues)
June 23 - Rock & Roll Relics (oldies)
June 30 – The Lloyd Dobbler Effect (80s/90s covers)
July 7 - Jeffery Broussard and the Creole Cowboys (zydeco)
July 14 - The Moxie Blues Band (blues)
July 21 - MoCo’s Got Talent Winners (variety)
July 28 –Appaloosa (classic rock)
August 4 - Ocho de Bastos (Latin rock)