From Paul McCartney filling up Lambeau Field on June 8 to intimate indoor performances and FREE outdoor concerts, music can be heard up and down the streets of Greater Green Bay this summer. Whether your music tastes lean towards popular artists taking the stage at the Resch Center or under-the-radar performers making an appearance at Green Bay Distillery or the Lyric Room, Green Bay’s summer music lineup has something for everyone.
With a full calendar of shows, here’s a sneak peak of what summer 2019 has in store for you in Greater Green Bay! Be sure to stay up-to-date by visiting our calendar of events frequently as new events pop-up weekly. Pack your dancing shoes and head to Green Bay for a music-filled summer.
Resch Center Lineup
Be sure to check out Green Bay’s intimate venues like Green Bay Distillery, Lyric Room, Meyer Theatre, Weidner Center for the Performing Arts and Ashwaubenon Performing Arts Center for smaller scale artists.
Rock the Dock Green Bay
Saturday, July 13 | 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. | CityDeck Downtown Green Bay
New to Green Bay this summer! Rock the Dock Green Bay will bring local bands from across Wisconsin to perform at one of three stages on the CityDeck in Downtown Green Bay along the Fox River for a music extravaganza starting at 1 p.m.
With three stages of music, various food and stands and multiple vendors lining the docks, this is going to be an event YOU won’t want to miss!
2 - 3:30 p.m. - Rob Anthony
4 - 5:30 p.m. - Soul Symmetry
6 - 7:30 p.m. - Brass Differential
8 - 10:50 p.m. - Unity the band
1 - 2:30 p.m. - Todd Richards
3 - 4:30 p.m. - Shamrock City
5 - 6:30 p.m. - Black Belt & Yello Belli
7 - 8:30 p.m. - Shocker
9 - 10:50 p.m. - Andrew David Weber
2:30 - 4 p.m. - The Quitters
4:30 - 6 p.m. - Third Degree
6:30 - 8 p.m. - The Noble Bros.
8:30 - 10:50 p.m. - The Mad Pole Cats
Badger State Block Party
Saturday, July 27 | Noon - 9 p.m. | Badger State Brewing Company
For the third year, Badger State Brewing Company is throwing an all-day outdoor music festival featuring great bands, craft beer, food trucks, and block party fun! This year's block party includes all new musical acts, food trucks, and more of your favorite Badger State beers!
Live Music By
Blitzen Trapper - The Legendary Shack Shakers - Banditos - Motherfolk - J Council - Between The Low - Muddy Udders - Dig Deep.
Hatchet Throwing - Mobile Escape Room - Ledgestone Vineyards Wine - Vagabond Fleurs Flower Crowns - Henna Tattoos by Carli Ihde - Lawn Games - T Shirt Cannon - Rock n' Roll Land Pop-Up Store - Jimmy John's Beer Pong Tent - More Giveaways Between Acts - More Block Party Fun!
Tickets are $25 Advance - $30 Day Of - $75 for VIP Pass.
Concerts in the Garden
Green Bay Botanical Garden offers two concert series each summer in the Billie Kress Amphitheatre that gives concert goers a stunning view of the Schneider Family Grand Garden and the opportunity to stroll the Garden, enjoy live music, wine, beer and dining.
Les Stumpf Ford Grand Concert Series
An eclectic variety of talented regional and national musicians will grace the Billie Kress Amphitheater surrounded by stunning views of the Schneider Family Grand Garden. A variety of food from local caterers and beverage options will be available for purchase. No carry-ins allowed.
Sunday, June 9
1 - 4 p.m. - Vocal Trash
Saturday, June 29
7 - 9 p.m. - Simply Elton - The Premier Elton John Tribute Band
Saturday, July 27
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. - Boy Bank Review
Sunday, August 11
5 - 7 p.m. - Buckets of Rain - Bob Dylan Tribute Concert
Saturday, August 17
7 - 9 p.m. - Sounds of Nashville
Sunday, August 25
1 - 6 p.m. - Grassroots Jam
Saturday, September 14
6 - 9 p.m. - Brews, Bistros & Bonfires
Listen to live music by Arch Allies (tributes to Journey, Bon Jovi, Styx, Boston, REO Speedwagon, Def Leppard). Sip samplings from microbreweries before devouring delicious food from area restaurants while enjoying fires around the Schneider Family Grand Garden. Must be 21 and older to attend.
For tickets and more information, click here.
Sanimax Concert Series
Thursdays, June 20 - August 15 | Opener 6 - 6:30 p.m. | Headliner 6:45 - 7:45 p.m.
Relax on Thursday evenings in the Schneider Family Grand Garden with this annual music series that thrills music lovers across all genres and all generations. Stroll through the Garden, enjoy live music from local musicians, wine, beer and dining. Guests are encouraged to bring picnic baskets, lawn chairs, blankets and their dancing shoes! No concert on July 4.
June 20 - Big Mouth and The Power Tools Horns | Opener: Sara & Laney Zacek
June 27 - Michael Mizrahi & Friends from Lawrence Conservatory of Music | Opener: Lawrence Conservatory of Music
July 11 - Kyle Megna & The Monsoons | Opener: Tae Popour
July 18 - Erin Krebs Quintet | Opener: Lawrence Conservatory of Music
July 25 - Ants Marching | Opener: Charlie Urick
August 1 - Due North | Opener: Music for the Sake of Music
August 8 - The Monsters of Grass | Opener: Haley Grace
August 15 - John Kelley and Fusion Express Orchestra | Opener: Music & Nature in Harmony Summer Campers
View FAQs, admission, parking & food details here.
Check out these FREE, outdoor concert series running throughout the summer
Fridays on the Fox
Fridays, June 7 through July 19 | 6 - 9:30 p.m. | CityDeck Downtown Green Bay
6 - 9:30 pm - Food & Local Brews served by Hagemeister Park
6:30 - 9:30 pm - Live music!
June 7 - The BriTns: A Tribute to the Beatles
June 14 - N E W Piano Guys
June 21 - Hip Pocket
June 28 - Let Me Be Frank Productions
July 5 - The Cougars
July 12 - Panic Station
July 19 - Big Mouth and the Power Tool Horns
Levitt AMP Green Bay Music Series
Tuesdays, June 18 - August 27 | 5 - 8 p.m. | Leicht Memorial Park
The Levitt AMP Green Bay Music Series presented by Fox Communities Credit Union is a 10-week long FREE music series designed to promote cultural inclusivity by showcasing nationally touring performers representing a wide variety of musical genres.
Bring your friends and blankets and enjoy an evening of original live music along the banks of the Fox River. Beverages and food trucks will be available on site, as well as a variety of placemaking activities.
June 18 - Taméca Jones | Opener: Wilhelm
June 25 - Knox Hamilton | Opener: Kyle Megna
July 2 - Kaleta & Super Yamba Band | Opener: TBA
July 9 - The Suffers | Opener: Boo Bradley
July 16 - Dos Santos | Opener: Cullah
July 30 - The Lique | Opener: MaR
August 6 - The Two Tracks | Opener: Feed the Duo
August 13 - The Fritz | Opener: Scary Canaries
August 20 - Jason Ricci and JJ Appleton | Opener: Sweet Sheiks
August 27 - La Misa Negra | Opener: Terra Guitarra
No concert on July 23.
The Levitt AMP Green Bay Music Series is supported in part by the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, a private foundation that empowers towns and cities across America to transform underused public spaces into thriving destinations through the power of free, live music. In 2019, over 500 free Levitt concerts will take place in 26 towns and cities, all featuring a rich array of music genres and high caliber talent. Learn more at levitt.org.
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Music @ the Hill
Select Wednesdays | June - August | 6 - 8 p.m. | Heritage Hill State Park
Heritage Hill State Park is known for its beautiful sunsets, green space and friendly atmosphere. What better time to enjoy the Park than during Music at the Hill concert series located on the upper green, overlooking beautiful Green Bay.
June 5 - The Cougars
June 26 - The Presidents
July 10 - RPM
July 17 - The Guthrie Brothers
Beverages available for purchase. No beverage carry in's allowed. Food carry in allowed or available for purchase.
Tables available for reservation by purchase
-Picnic tables with tenting on the Garden Patio: $30
-Patio tables on the Upper Balcony: $25
Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, picnic baskets and their dancing shoes. Donations are also encouraged.
Parallel 44 Summer Concert Series
Saturdays | June - August | 3 - 6 p.m. | Parallel 44
Experience the beauty of the Wisconsin summer with amazing music, world-class wines, and a one-of-a-kind vineyard view. Bring a picnic lunch or purchase snacks in the tasting room. Food, chairs and blankets are welcome, but please no outside beverages. Wine down by the vineyard this summer with a trip to Parallel 44 Vineyard & Winery.
Algoma Summer Concert Series at von Stiehl Winery and Ahnapee Brewery
Saturdays | June 29 - September 7 | 12:30 - 4 p.m. | von Stiehl Winery & Ahnapee Brewery
June 29 – Annie Rose Band
July 6 – The Del Rays
July 13 – Giving Up The Ghost
July 20 – Shocker
July 27 – Dave Steffen Band
August 3 – KLK Trio
August 10 – Adam Trask Bank
August 17 – Dr. Bombay
August 24 – Planet Marsh
August 31 – Fork in the Road
September 7 – Annie Rose Band
Wine Down into the Weekend with LedgeStone Vineyards
Thursdays | 6 - 9 p.m. | LedgeStone Vineyards
LedgeStone Vineyards is tucked into the Niagara Escarpment, providing the perfect back drop and sound for music at the vineyard. The owners of LSV believe that music like wine is the connector of all souls and love providing an atmosphere to explore local talent and enjoy their crafted wine.
Knights on the Fox
Tuesdays | July 9 - August 6
Knights on the Fox features live music in a casual atmosphere along the banks of the Fox River on the St. Norbert College Campus. Carry in your own picnic or purchase sandwiches, snacks and beverages at Phil’s, the on-campus restaurant beginning at 5 p.m.
Arrive by land or by water; the docks at the Thompson Marina will be open. Parking is available in the lots off Third Street in De Pere, with handicapped parking in the lot near Old St. Joseph Church. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and settle in front of the Ray Van Den Heuvel Family Campus Center for music and fun!
Additional FREE concerts in the park include:
Green Bay City Band - Wednesdays | June 19 - August 21 | 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. | St. James Park.
Village of Ashwaubenon Concerts in the Park - Wednesdays | June 12 - August 7 | 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. | Klipstine Park
On Wednesday nights, you can even catch some acoustic music at the Farmers Market On Broadway or see a band after perusing the market at surrounding bars like Keggers. If you are looking for a waterfront view, head over to Hagemeister Park for a bite and more music on the CityDeck. Read more on Green Bay’s Farmers Markets here.
These summer festivals also include a music lineup with family-friendly activities, entertainment, food, drinks & more!
June 15, July 20, August 17 & September 21 - Ignight Market
July 4 - Festival Foods Fire Over the Fox
July 26 - 28 - Nicolet Bank Tall Ships
August 23 - 25 - ArtStreet.
Don’t miss a single beat this summer in Greater Green Bay!