Discover Aurora’s summer sound, culture, and arts.
WHERE: Southlands | get directions
WHEN: Thursday nights from 4:00 to 6:00 PM
Nothing kicks off an early weekend like an outdoor concert. Start your weekend Thursdays at 4:00 PM at the Sounds of Southlands Summer Concert Series. Enjoy cool vibes and multiple dining options as you enjoy some of the area’s hottest bands. Check out their next concert happening on July 26 here (link our website) or all performances here.
WHERE: Stanley Marketplace | get directions
WHEN: Tuesday nights from 6:00 to 9:00 PM
Bring your dancing shoes! Enjoy live music, free swing dance lessons, and a whole lot of fun at Swingin’ at Stanley every other Tuesday throughout July and August. Come hungry; there’s plenty of local eateries for dinner after your dance lesson. Learn more about upcoming bands, here.
WHERE: Aurora Municipal Center (AMC) | get directions
WHEN: Thursday nights from 6:30 to 8:00 PM
For over three decades, the City of Aurora has treated visitors and residents to a summer concert series each and every year. Gear up for this year’s line up on the Great Lawn with lawn chairs and picnic baskets. Their upcoming concert on July 26, will feature Warp Trio and eats from the local California Wrap Runner food truck. Check out the summer schedule.
WHERE: Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek | get directions
WHEN: Wednesday nights from 4:30 to 9:30 PM
COST: $10 per ticket
Summer isn’t quite in the same without lakeshore views. Settle in for a Wednesday night concert series, Live! At The Lake hosted by the Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek. These unique tribute performances are perfect for a warm evening. Make sure to purchase tickets online before the show, they won’t be for sale at the door.
WHERE: On Havana Business Improvement District Rose Garden Plaza | get directions
WHEN: Tuesday, July 24 and August, 21 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM
Get groovy with On Havana’s Free Summer Concerts. Bring your lawn chairs to enjoy their upcoming jazz concert on July 24. Come hungry! They’re hosting a no-cost Annual District Pizza Party for all guest. Their final show of the summer on August 21 will feature live reggae and R&B music, oh and free ice cream sundaes!
WHERE: Vintage Theatre Productions | get directions
WHEN: Friday, August 20 through Saturday, Aug. 4
COST: $38 and under
Get caught up in a classic American heartland story based on Robert James Waller’s classic novel. This new musical is bound to leave you speechless! Enjoy an evening performance starting at 7:30 PM or settle into a matinee performance. Order your tickets ahead of the performance.
WHERE: Aurora Cultural Arts District (ACAD) | get directions
WHEN: Tuesday, July 10 through Saturday, July 21
Enjoy an exhibition of Duane Onodera’s paintings at the Aurora Cultural Arts District. ACAD showcases local artists and other creatives in their community-based gallery space. Visitors are welcome to tour the gallery during showings.