Thursday, July 20, 2017

OC Parks Summer Concert Series @OCParks #OCSummerNights

OC PARKS PRESENTS THE ANNUAL 2017 SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
 
Do you love music, outdoors and fun as much as we do!?
 
What a better way to spend a summer evening that to get the family out to an OC Park summer Concert!
 
Here are all the deets on where you can go to sing, laugh, listen and play in Orange County with OC Parks.
 
10 free concerts bring Donavon Frankenreiter, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Matt Costa, and a surprise guest to the OC Parks summer stage!
 
 
 

 

The County of Orange and OC Parks welcome back the annual outdoor Summer Concert Series with 10 free concerts at Craig Regional Park, Mason Regional Park, Irvine Regional Park, Mile Square Regional Park and Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach.
 
Celebrate the summer season with live music, food trucks and friends and family on Thursday evenings June 22 through August 24.



The first show of the series kicked off on Thursday, June 22 at Craig Regional Park in Fullerton with a performance by Donavon Frankenreiter.


The following Thursday, June 29 Big Bad Voodoo Daddy made a triumphant return to Craig Regional Park to fill the air with the sounds of swing.

On Thursday, July 6, the concert series moved on to Mason Regional Park in Irvine with Rolling Stones tribute band Hollywood Stones.
 
Upcoming Events...
 
The OC Parks Summer Concert Series is excited to welcome back indie singer-songwriter and local music hero Matt Costa to the 2017 lineup on Thursday, July 27 at Irvine Regional Park.

The series will then move to Fountain Valley at Mile Square Regional Park with local Orange County Celtic rock band The Fenians performing on Thursday, August 3. Continue the celebration at Mile Square Park on August 10 with popular reggae-rock band Common Sense as they bring the sounds of summer.

The summer concert series wraps with two oceanfront dates at Bluff Park, overlooking Salt Creek Beach in Dana Point. Save the date on Thursday, August 17 for Dana Point local, Andrew McMahon!

Gather your friends and family for the series finale with local favorites Family Style and Tijuana Dogs performing live at Salt Creek Beach on Thursday, August 24.

“Each year we see the OC Parks Summer Concert Series grow and the 2017 series is sure to be the best one yet,” Michelle Steel, Chairwoman of the Orange County Board of Supervisors, said. “These free events provide the perfect opportunity for locals and visitors to come out and enjoy live music in a beautiful, outdoor setting.”

All of the OC Parks Summer Concert Series events take place from 6 to 8 p.m., are free to attend, with free parking and open to the public of all ages. Food trucks will be serving at each location and a beer and wine garden will be available to those 21 and over. Come out to the parks, bring a blanket and a beach chair and enjoy great local live music in celebration of summertime at OC Parks this summer season.

2017 OC Parks Summer Concert Series Schedule
(All shows 6-8 p.m., free admission with free parking)

Craig Regional Park
Location: 3300 State College Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92835
Contact: (714) 973-3180, craigpark@ocparks.com
Date: Thursday, June 22
Artist: Donavon Frankenreiter and Matt Baxter
Date: Thursday, June 29
Artist: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and Dallas & Doll

Mason Regional Park
Location: 18712 University Drive, Irvine, CA 92612
Contact: (949) 923-2220, masonpark@ocparks.com
Date: Thursday, July 6
Artist: Hollywood Stones and Jelly of the Month Club
Date: Thursday, July 13
Artist: Open Arms and Flashback Heart Attack

Irvine Regional Park
Location: 1 Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA, 92869
Contact: (714) 973-6835, irvinepark@ocparks.com
Date: Thursday, July 20
Artist: The Federal Empire and Kelly Rae Band
Date: Thursday, July 27
Artist: Matt Costa and David Rosales

Mile Square Regional Park
Location: 16801 Euclid St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Contact: (714) 973-6600, milesquare@ocparks.com
Date: Thursday, August 3
Artist: The Fenians and Orion Walsh
Date: Thursday, August 10
Artist: Common Sense and Wheeland Brothers

Bluff Park at Salt Creek Beach
Location: 33333 S. Pacific Coast Hwy., Dana Point, CA 92629
Contact: (949) 923-2280, southcoastops@ocparks.com
Date: Thursday, August 17
Artist: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness and Shelter & Grace
Date: Thursday, August 24
Artist: Family Style and Tijuana Dogs
 
Get out enjoy some of our most beautiful parks in SoCal, right here in OC, while you listen to amazing bands...
  
Post your pics with hashtag #OCParks #OCSummerNights
 
Summer isn't over yet!
Penny