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Guitarist playing the Blues
Photo By: Clark Vandergrift

Warmer Weather Brings Hotter Tunes to Maryland

Maryland is for music. Don’t believe us? Check out some of these amazing  concerts. Enjoy the outdoors, grab a glass of Maryland wine or beer, and get your groove on.

Share your music experiences with us on social media using #MarylandMusic, and make sure to check out Maryland's Summer of Music lineup.

Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival crowd  and stage

1 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival

May 19-20, 2018
Enjoy a  weekend of Blues on the Chesapeake featuring Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, Delbert McClinton, Keb' Mo' Band, Doyle Bramhall II and Shemekia Copeland and many more. The Chesapeake Bay Events (CBE) held its first festival in 1998 and has gained national notoriety as one of the premier Blues Festivals. In addition to providing top caliber entertainment, the festival also gives ALL net proceeds to charity.


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Events


Location:
1100 E College Pkwy
Annapolis, MD 21409
410-257-7413


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Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

2 Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

June 5, 2018
Following an 80 date North American run of sold out shows, Grammy Award winning super-couple Tim McGraw & Faith Hill are showing no signs of stopping as their critically-acclaimed Soul2Soul World Tour is extended with more than 25 additional shows-- including one in Baltimore. The Soul2Soul World Tour is approaching 1 million in attendance on its initial trek and has consistently amazed audiences with its sharp production, deep catalog of hits, and McGraw & Hill’s great chemistry. More info...

 


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Music Venues


Location:
201 W. Baltimore St
Baltimore, MD 21201
410-347-2020


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Boz Scaggs

3 Boz Scaggs

June 23, 2018

Singer/songwriter/guitarist Boz Scaggs brings multiple decades of hits to Strathmore. From "Lido Shuffle" to "Lowdown," his signature blend of soul, blues, jazz and soft rock is a favorite of generations


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Events


Location:
5301 Tuckerman Ln
North Bethesda, MD 20852
301-581-5100


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Paramore

4 After the Laughter Tour with Paramore, Foster the People

June. 23, 2018

Tennesee's pride, Paramore, featuring the vocals of Hayley Williams, bring their modern rock sounds to the stage at Columbia's Merriweather Post Pavilion. Opening for the band is Foster the People.


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Type:
Events


Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
202-265-0930


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Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton

5 Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton

June 24, 2018

The '70s live on with two of that decade's biggest acts joining forces for one incredible show. The Steve Miller Band and Peter Frampton will rock out the rafters at Baltimore's iconic Pier 6 Pavilion.


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Type:
Events


Location:
731 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202
703-573-7328


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Herbie Hancock

6 Herbie Hancock

June 24, 2018

Grammy award-winning composer/keyboardist Herbie Hancock comes to the Strathmore stage to perform his singular fusion of jazz, electro and funk.


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Type:
Events


Location:
5301 Tuckerman Ln
North Bethesda, MD 20852
301-581-5100


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

7 Calvert Marine Museum

Located in Solomons, at the mouth of the Patuxent River, Calvert Marine Museum hosts great concerts in their waterside pavilion in Southern Maryland. Brad Paisley will be there August 23, 2018 - check website for more listings.


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Type:
History & Heritage


Location:
14200 Solomons Island Rd
Solomons, MD 20688
410-326-2042


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Photo By: Catoctin Breeze Vineyard

8 Live Music at the Vineyards

Great wine and cool tunes make for a guaranteed great time at Catoctin Breeze Winery in Thurmont; 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 Elk Run Vineyard, Black Ankle and Boordy Vinyard.  For the most comprehensive list of concerts check the Maryland Wineries website. 

 

9 Summer Concerts at the Havre de Grace Maritime Museum

2018 Dates TBD

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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Type:
History & Heritage


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


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Vans Warped Tour Photo By: Visit Howard County

10 VANS Warped Tour

July 29, 2018

The 2018 edition of the Vans Warped Tour promises one of its most diverse lineups yet. Some of the 50+ acts on this year's tour include Sum 41, The Used, All Time Low, Bowling for Soup, The Interrupters and Reel Big Fish.


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Type:
Events


Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
410-715-5550


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11 Summer Spirit Festival

August 4 - 5, 2018

The Summer Spirit Festival packs two days with sizzling sounds from top-caliber artists such as Erykuh Badu, Nas, Method Man & Redman, The Roots, The Free Nationals and DJ Quicksilva.


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Type:
Events


Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
410-715-5550


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12 Kids Bop Live

August 10, 2018

“KIDZ BOP Live 2018” is the ultimate family concert experience, “sung by kids for kids.” Make sure you and your family come to the show ready to MOVE!


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Type:
Events


Location:
731 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202
703-573-7328


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People cheering Photo By: Visit Howard County

13 Phish

August 11 - 12, 2018

Everybody's favorite ultimate jam band, Phish, bring their unique musical blend of  funk, progressive rock, psychedelic, folk, country, jazz, bluegrass and blues to the Merriweather stage 


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Type:
Events


Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
410-715-5550


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

14 Hot August Music Festival, Cockeysville

August 18, 2018
26th annual! Always a great concert with an incredible mix of talent. This year's lineup includes: The Revivalists, Karl Densen's Tiny Universe, The Marcus King Band, Chris Jacobs Band, Psycho Killers and more.


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Type:
Events


Location:
13555 Beaver Dam Rd
Cockeysville, MD 21030
877-321-3378


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15 3 Doors Down and Collective Soul

August 21, 2018

Two of the '90s biggest chart-toppers bring their parade of hits to Pier 6 when 3 Doors Down and Collective Soul come to town.


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Type:
Events


Location:
731 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202
703-573-7328


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Photo By: Clark Vandergrift
Featured Places
Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival
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Location:
1100 E College Pkwy
Annapolis, MD 21409
Royal Farms Arena logo.
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Location:
201 W. Baltimore St
Baltimore, MD 21201
Boz Scaggs
03
Location:
5301 Tuckerman Ln
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Paramore
04
Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton
05
Location:
731 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202
Herbie Hancock
06
Location:
5301 Tuckerman Ln
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Lighthouse
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Location:
14200 Solomons Island Rd
Solomons, MD 20688
Havre de Grace Maritime Museum
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Location:
100 Lafayette St
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
Merriweather Post Pavilion
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Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
Concertgoers at Merriweather Post Pavilion
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Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
Light Show at concert
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Location:
731 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202
Merriweather Post Pavilion
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Location:
10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy
Columbia, MD 21044
Hot August Music Festival logo
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Location:
13555 Beaver Dam Rd
Cockeysville, MD 21030
3 Doors Down Logo
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Location:
731 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202
Vineyard at Elk Run
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Location:
15113 Liberty Rd
Mount Airy, MD 21771
Farm and vineyard
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Location:
14463 Black Ankle Rd
Mount Airy, MD 21771
Ron Deford of Boordy Vinyards
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Location:
12820 Long Green Pike
Hydes, MD 21082
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