We are a month into summer, which is often a time when kids are itching for new summer entertainment while parents are looking to save a little money. Thankfully, the Metro Atlanta area offers an extensive array of outdoor movie and concert nights that are not only fun, but also inexpensive (some FREE)! Most of the events we listed below are catered towards families, but there are also a few that would be perfect for a date-night or evening out with friends.
Avalon Nights Live: Unwind after a long week with live music in Avalon’s Plaza every Friday through October 21st from 6 pm to 8 pm.
Home by Dark at Booke Street Park: The beloved Alpharetta concert series returns this summer, taking place at 7:30 pm on the second Saturday of the month (June 11, July 9, Aug 13, and Sept 10).
Summer Concert Series Thrasher Park: Enjoy the “sweet sounds of summer” in downtown Norcross and get ready for some serious fun at the Summer Concert Series, which runs May thru September in Thrasher Park from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. June 10th, June 24th, July 8th, July 22nd, August 5th, August 19th, September 2nd.
Night Music (Town Center): Listen to up-and-coming local bands the second Saturday of the month now through October (June 11th, July 9th, August 13th, September 10th, and October 8th).
Summer Concert Series (Town Center): Enjoy live music from bands all over the country the last Saturday of the month, May through October. (June 25th, July 30th, August 27th, September 24th, and October 22nd).
Music on the Hill (City Hall): Get ready to spread out your blanket on the lawn at City Hall, unpack your picnic, uncork a bottle, and unwind by listening to some of the best live music in Atlanta! Every second Friday of the month through September (June 10, July 8th, August 12th and September 9th).
Roswell Riverside Sounds Concert Series: Head to Riverside Park for Roswell’s longest running, free, outdoor concert series. Fourth Saturday of the month through October. (June 25th, July 23rd, August 27th, September 24th, October 22nd)