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Guitarist playing the Blues
Guitarist playing the Blues
Photo By: Clark Vandergrift

Hot Weather Brings Hotter Tunes to Maryland
Maryland is for music. Don’t believe us? Check out some of these amazing summer concerts. Enjoy the outdoors, grab a glass of Maryland wine or beer, and get your groove on this Summer.

1 Little Yough Summer Music Festival in Oakland

Every Friday: July 7, 2017 - September 1, 2017

In Maryland, the mountains mean music. Need convincing? Just check out this remarkable concert series serving up great concerts every Friday night in Oakland. It’s a deep dive into the roots of American music set right in the heart of Bluegrass Country.  July Acts include Blue Steel, If Birds Could Fly, Bryan Elijah & the Wild Hearts.  August Acts include Blended Reality, Steve Smith Band, and Donnie Wood.  


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Location:
Mountain Fresh Pavilion
Oakland, MD 21550
301-334-2691


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2 Annapolis Maritime Museum Tides & Tunes Summer Concerts

Every Thursday: June 15, 2017 - August 17, 2017

Rock out by the river during the Annapolis Maritime Museum’s popular summer concert series featuring bands from myriad genres.  To find info on all the groovy goodness  check the Maritime Museum's website for the complete lineup of concerts as they are announced.


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Events


Location:
723 Second St
Annapolis, MD 21403
410-295-0104


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3 Belvedere Square Summer Concert Series

Fridays: May 26, 2017 - September 8, 2017

Belvedere Square is a long-standing locals' favorite, and an evening at one of their amazing summer concerts will show you why. Great drinks, amazing food, fantastic tunes and it's all set in a scene perfect for date night, and friendly for the whole family.  Find out more on our events page, because it’s definitely hip to be at the Square.


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Events


Location:
Belvedere Square
Baltimore, MD 21212
410-338-0318


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Learn about the prehistoric past and maritime heritage at this museum in Solomons. Photo By: Calvert Marine Museum

4 Calvert Marine Museum

Located in Solomons, at the mouth of the Patuxent River, Calvert Marine Museum hosts great concerts (Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton in June) in their waterside pavilion in Southern Maryland.

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5 Wine Down Fridays at Elk Run Vineyards

Drink in the sunset with smooth tunes and fantastic vino from Elk Run Vineyards in Mt. Airy. With concerts on Fridays from May through October, it’s the perfect way to close out the work week and begin your weekend.

For more details, head over to Elk Run Vineyard's for more information on the concerts and their wines.

Photo By: Catoctin Breeze Vineyard

6 Live Music at the Vineyards

Great wine and cool tunes make for a guaranteed great time at Catoctin Breeze Winery in Thurmont. With shows every week from through October 7, Catoctin has the perfect pairing for any music lover with everything from country to Brazillian to rock and the blues. Other great wineries hosting excellent concerts series include Black Ankle and Boordy Vinyard.  For the most comprehensive list of concerts check the Maryland Wineries website. 

 

7 Summer Concerts at the Havre de Grace Maritime Museum

Every Wednesday: June 7, 2017 - August 16, 2017

Havre de Grace brings top talent to the top of the Chesapeake for this super popular summer series Wednesday nights throughout the Summer. There’s no better way to get over humpday than swingin’ by the bay. Go to the events page for all the details.


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History & Heritage


Location:
100 Lafayette St
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-4800


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8 Stage Wisp Concert Series

Every Wednesday: July 5, 2017 - August 30, 2017

Featuring Bluegrass, rock, and Appalachian soul, this free summer series is the place to be on Wednesday nights. Bring a beach chair and get your groove on every Wednesday for this annual favorite. Food and drinks are available for purchase on the lodge deck during the concert.  Free and perfect for the entire family.


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Events


Location:
296 Marsh Hill Rd
McHenry, MD 21541
888-281-5943


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9 Music in the Woods Mountain Branch Concert Series

Every Saturday throughout the Summer

Soak in the atmosphere at Mountain Branch's music venue in Joppa.  The outdoor concert area is located between holes 10 and 11 with beautiful views of the surrounding landscape.  Live music will be held Saturday evenings this summer.  Bring blankets or lawn chairs and enjoy the music under the trees, sun and stars.

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Musician Hot August Music Festival Photo By: Hot August Music Festival

10 Hot August Music Festival, Cockeysville

August 19, 2017
25th annual! Always a great concert with an incredible mix of talent. This year's lineup includes: Old Crow Medicine Show, The Infamous StringDusters, Lettuce, Turkuaz, Cabinet, Memphis Gold, Electric Love Machine, Squaring the Circle, and more. 

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Mountain Fresh Pavilion
Oakland, MD 21550
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Belvedere Square
Baltimore, MD 21212
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Location:
100 Lafayette St
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
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Location:
296 Marsh Hill Rd
McHenry, MD 21541
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