DENVER - Several cities around the metro area are hosting free concerts this summer.
Aurora/Southlands: Southlands is hosting free concerts every Thursday through August 28 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Town Square. Schedule. Thanks to Merri for this tip.
Broomfield/Flatiron Crossing: Flatiron Crossing is hosting concerts on Thursday nights through August. The concerts are in the AMC Theatres Court, presented by Gordon Biersch Brewery and Restaurant from 6-9 p.m. See the schedule.
Boulder: Downtown Boulder is showcasing 10 weeks of concerts on Wednesday nights in the 1300 block of Pearl Street. The shows start at 7 p.m. Schedule.
Boulder: 29th Street is also hosting concerts on Saturday nights through August. See the schedule.
Castle Rock: The Meadows at Castle Rock is hosting a free concert on Aug 6. Details. Thanks to Jennifer for this tip.
Colorado Springs: The Philharmonic is hosting a free concert on July 12. Get more information here.
Conifer: The Music at Meyer's Ranch concert series is hosting six shows this summer on every other Thursday. See the schedule. Thanks to Joe for this tip.
Denver: Denver has been hosting free jazz concerts on Sundays in the summer for 27 years. The shows run through August 3rd at City Park. Learn more here.
Denver Tech Center: Free concerts are being held on Tuesdays at the Crescent Amphitheater on DTC Blvd and Belleview Ave. The shows are 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in June and July. See the Concerts at the Crescent schedule.
Erie: The Town of Erie is hosting concerts at Coal Creek Park in Historic Downtown Erie. The events will start at 5 p.m. with a DJ and the main acts starting around 7 p.m. The concerts are free, with food and beverages for sale. On July 19 see The Samples. Learn more here.
Evergreen: Enjoy music at the Evergreen Lake House every other Wednesday this summer. The concerts are free and you're invited to bring a picnic. See the concert schedule.
Fort Collins: Downtown Fort Collins is hosting concerts on Friday nights through August 8. See the schedule. Thanks to Peggy for this tip.
Fort Morgan: The annual free Bobstock music event will be July 11-12. Learn more here. Thanks to Robin for this tip.
Highlands Ranch: Highlands Ranch is hosting free concerts on Thursday nights at Highland Heritage Regional Park from 6:30-8 p.m. Get the schedule here.
Lafayette: Old Town Lafayette is hosting free concerts on July 18, August 15 and September 19. Learn more on Lafayette's website. Lafayette also hosts picnics on the plaza Wednesdays at lunch with concerts. See that schedule. Thanks to Alan for this tip.
Littleton: The Friends of the Littleton Library and Museum are hosting free concerts on the front lawn of Littleton Museum in June and July. The 7 p.m. concerts are free and will last approximately one hour. See the concert schedule.
Littleton: Foothills Park & Recreation is hosting concerts on Thursdays and some Saturdays this summer at Grant Family Amphitheater in Clement Park. Learn more on the Foothills website. Thanks to Rose for this tip!
Louisville: Enjoy free concerts in downtown Louisville on Friday nights at the street faire. Check out the list on the Street Faire website. Thanks to Mary for this tip and several others!
Niwot: Niwot is hosting concerts on Thursday nights at Whistlestop Park. Music starts at 5:30 p.m. with the headliner at 6:30 p.m. Get the schedule here.
Northglenn: Northglenn's concerts are being held on Wednesday evenings starting at 6:30 p.m. at E.B. Rains Jr. Memorial Park, 1/2 mile south of 120th and Grant. Details here. Thanks to Paul P for this tip.
Thornton: The Anythink Foundation’s Backyard Concert Series will be held at the one-acre park adjacent to Anythink Wright Farms in Thornton. See Dan Treanor’s Afrosippi Band on Friday, July 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m. and Jonny Barber & The Rhythm Razors on Friday, Aug. 8, 6:30-8:30 pm. Details here.
Westminster: The Orchard at Town Center is hosting 34 concerts at the St. Anthony North Health Campus on Fridays and Saturdays from June through September. The shows are 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and they're free. Read more on the Orchard's website (you'll need to scroll down to see the concert schedule).
Windsor: Windsor is hosting concerts on Thursday nights this summer at Boardwalk Park (100 N. 5th Street). See the schedule. Thanks to Brenda with the town of Windsor this tip.
If you see a concert I missed, please send me a link to the information! E-mail me Debbie (Debbie@thedenverchannel.com).