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2015 Summer Concert Series


OC Parks welcomes back its annual outdoor Summer Concert Series. There will be six free concerts at Salt Creek Beach, Mason Regional Park, Mile Square Regional Park, Irvine Regional Park and Craig Regional Park.

Friends and families are invited to come out, bring a blanket and a beach chair and enjoy great local live music under the stars at OC Parks this summer season.

The concerts will be held under the summer skies on Thursday evenings from July 23 through August 27, 2015. All shows are from 6:00 pm -8:00 pm and include free admission and free parking.

Here’s the schedule for the 2015 OC Parks Summer Concert Series:

  • July 23, 2015 – Salt Creek Beach in Dana Point: U2 replica The Joshua Tree –  performing with the progressive and classic rock tunes of Zach Churchill.
  • July 30, 2015 – Mason Regional Park in Irvine: folk artist Tom Freund and the local country sensation Downtown Country Club.
  • August 6, 2015 – Mile Square Regional Park in Fountain Valley: Santana tribute band Savor will headline as Big Monsta, will kick off the show.
  • August 13, 2015 – Irvine Regional Park , Venice Beach natives and indie rock group Venice will hit the stage with soul singer Quinn Archer
  • August 20,2015 – Craig Regional Park, enjoy the Fleetwood Mac tribute band Rumours and Yukon Gold.
  • August 27, 2015 – Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach, Nick Waterhouse will take the stage along with the band Melted who will open the show.

The OC Parks Summer Concerts are part of the KROQ ‘N Surf Summer Series


Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts


The Irvine Sizzlin’ Summer Concert Series at Mike Ward Community Park are coming up. As always, there are some great performances scheduled for the FREE Family Friendly concert series.

Here’s the 2015 line up:

  • Sunday, July 12, Paperback Writer: The Beatles Experience
  • Sunday, July 19, Pacific Symphony – Symphony in the Cities
  • Sunday, July 26, 2015, Savor: Santana Tribute Band
  • Sunday, August 2, King Kruk as Elvis
  • Sunday, August 9, Hot August Night: Tribute to Neil Diamond
  • Sunday, August 16, Bella Donna: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks

All concerts are from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m..Gourmet food trucks will be on site serving up a selection of culinary delights with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Irvine 2/11 Marine Adoption Committee and other non-profit organizations.

The very special treat of the summer concert season features Symphony in the Cities, performed by the Pacific Symphony, on Sunday, July 19, at 7 p.m. Led by Music Director Carl St. Clair, the event will feature a full orchestra of musicians plus guest artists performing a classical guitar program.

A musical playground for children will begin at 5:30 p.m. During this time, children can make an instrument, play drums, meet a musician and join a conducting clinic with Maestro Carl St. Clair.

Mike Ward Community Park is located at 20 Lake Rd, Irvine, CA 92604

Low-back chairs, blankets, picnic dinners and warm clothing are encouraged. For more information, call 949-724-6606 or visit cityofirvine.org.


Tustin Concerts in the Park

If your in or around Tustin, remember Wednesday night is Concerts in the Park night! In addition to some great music, during intermission you’ll get to hear  the School of Rock students perform. This is a great way to showcase our local talent.

Tonight they’ll have some classic rock. So bring your picnic dinner or buy it here from local non-profit vendors. Be sure to bring your lawn chairs and blankets and be ready to have a great time.