Discover our summer sound, culture, and arts
Aurora is filled with opportunities to listen to live music all summer long! Discover our top picks.
Where: Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek
When: Wednesday – Friday evenings | Check calendar for dates
Summer isn’t the same without lakeshore views. Settle in for a weekly concert series, Live! At The Lake hosted by the Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek. These unique tribute performances are perfect for a warm evening as visitors can watch performances on the sandy beach or the outdoor patio.
Where: Southlands Lifestyle Center
When: Thursdays from 6:00 – 8:00 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 playing County, Hard Rock and cover band tunes.
Where: Stanley Marketplace
Where: Thursday evenings from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Explore the west patio at Stanley Marketplace as you save a seat for the weekly summer concert series. Happening on Thursday evenings throughout July and August, visitors can enjoy the music of local bands, grab eats from inside the marketplace and more.
Where: The People’s Building
When: Check calendar for dates
Discover the sounds that fill the performance space at The People’s Building. Their monthly concert series, Get Your Ears Swoll, is host to music of all genres. This summer, explore the stylings of local jazz artists, bluegrass bands, and square dancing. Read more online.
Where: On Havana Street Business District
When: Tuesdays once a month | Check the calendar for dates
Pair your concert experience with tasty eats during the On Havana Summer Concerts events. Happening the last Tuesday of July, August, and September, visitors can attend free live performances of area bands including R&B, Jazz and Motown music.
Where: Aurora Municipal Center
When: July 11 and 18 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
For over three decades, the City of Aurora has treated visitors and residents to a summer concert series featuring the music of locals. Gear up for this year’s line up on the Great Lawn with lawn chairs and picnic baskets.
Where: The Vintage Theatre
When: Now – Aug 4 and July 12 – Aug 18
Grab your tickets to one of two live performances happening at the Vintage Theatre this summer. Crowns, a gospel music celebration enlightening visitor about black history. The romantic comedy, Emma, highlights the tale of a matchmaker who falls involve. Get your tickets online.