Summer Concert Series

This weekend officially kicks off the summer and Lodi hosts some of the best concert series of the season.

  Whether you enjoy country or jazz, classic rock or soul music, we’ve got you covered.  So grab your lawn chairs and blankets (no outside alcohol please) and head out to any of these amazing concerts!  


 

Groovin’ in the Grove at Jessie’s Grove Winery

In its 14th year, this awesome summer concert series is sure to satisfy your taste for great music and fabulous wines! Food and beverages are available for purchase…all you need to bring is a blanket and your desire to dance! This popular event tends to sell out so don’t wait too long to purchase your tickets.

May 28 | Don’t stop believing! Forejour will be belting out their tributes of two of the greatest rock bands of all time, Foreigner & Journey. By the time this concert is over you’ll be a juke box hero!

June 4 | Get lost in the soulful pop-country music of the Jackson Michelson. Jackson's pop-country flavor along with a soulful-rick twist produces a concert you’ll never forget!

June 25 | The Spazmatics deliver a unique 'geek' concert with the ultimate 80's hits! Get ready to be take a ride back to the 80's with this fun, nerdy band.

July 9 | Blues-rocking guitarist Shane Dwight will hit the stage with his relaxed blues vibe. His guitar playing, singing, and song writing all add up to a killer show!

July 23 | The 60’s Summer of Love band will transport you back to the era of peace, love, and rock-n-roll. Get out your tie-dye and rose-colored glasses and let the music take control!

August 6 | The summer will come to an end with a fabulous concert by Whiskey Dawn. As one of Northern California’s hottest young country acts you won’t be dissatisfied!


 

Music in the Park at Hutchins Street Square

Presented by Lodi Parks, Recreation, & Cultural Services, Music in the Park is a free concert series (yes, you read that correctly – FREE!) that is sure to knock your socks off!  Bring your friends, snacks & sodas, and maybe a Frisbee!

May 25 | Blues Mechanix will kick off the series with their blues infused show. Grab your dancing shoes and enjoy an evening on the lawn!

June 22 | Spend the evening singing along to The Summit Band as they play all of your favorite covers! Journey, Eagles, Matchbox 20, Keith Urban, Elvis Presley, and the Beatles, just to name a few.

July 27 | Agent features a power-vocal lineup that gives the band the unique ability to cover some of the most complex Rock & Roll songs! Get ready to rock out to some of the greatest Rock & Roll hits of the 70's and 80's.

August 24 | The 209 All Stars will close out the concert series with a great show. This eclectic band covers songs from Johnny Cash to Bruno Mars, and everything in between!


 

Full Moon at Ripken Vineyards & Winery

Ripken Vineyards & Winery has produced a wicked lineup of some of the area’s best musical groups.  Enjoy great wines and food as you dance under the light of the full moon rising! This event is kid-friendly and guests are welcome to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets to relax on the lawn. Buy your tickets online or at the door, but don’t wait too long… these concerts will sell out.

June 27 | The Ben Kolber Project kicks off this summer series with their exceptionally dance worthy blend of rock and jazz music. And while you’re jamming out to some awesome tunes, enjoy some great Mexican fare from a local taco truck.

July 31 | Group Therapy Band will rock your socks off with their classic rock sounds. Covering all of the best songs from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s you’ll have fun singing along with the band! As a special treat The Squeeze Inn will have their hamburger truck on site!

August 29 | Big Booty Bob & the Backside Kickers will be closing this amazing concerts series with their eclectic mix of oldies, classic rock, and hits from today. Also, Guantonio’s will be serving up their famous wood fired pizzas. Yum!


 

Summer Concert Series at Abundance Vineyards & Winery

Abundance Vineyards & Winery’s concerts are always a good time, and with this stellar lineup of bands, you can’t go wrong!  Delight in great wines and fun times amongst beautiful vineyards. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

May 30 | East Bay band Crosstown 5 will get this series off to a great start! Dance the night away to the sounds of Crosstown’s mix of classic rock, rock-n-roll, country, and more!

July 11 | Two-Tone Steiny & the Cadillacs will be performing a mix of gritty Chicago style harmonica blues and West Coast Swing on July 11th. Get ready to shake and move!

July 25 | Big Booty Bob & the Backside Kickers will be rocking out with a mix of music ranging from oldies to today. Sip on fabulous wines and dance to your heart’s content!

August 15 | Whiskey Kiss will be rocking the vineyards with their diverse mix of classic rock, country, and pop music!

September 12 | Soul Play will get your feet moving with a great dance mix of Motown, R&B, and oldies. If you like Al Green, The Temptations, Sly Stone, and Aretha Franklin, you’re sure to have a great time!

 

Many venues feature live music on a weekly basis or special concerts. For a complete listing of live music events visit our online events calendar

Updated: May 2016