Free Downtown Summer Concerts
Liven up your summer in Downtown! All around the center of the city, you can find free summertime concerts that enhance your lunch break or add life to your evening plans. Various partners have scheduled a whole season's worth of entertainment around Downtown, and you can find a list of performances below. With concerts in Mellon Square, Market Square, the U.S. Steel Tower Plaza, Station Square, and River Casino, you don't have to walk or bike far to get your summer jam on.
Thursday afternoons, June 2- August 25, 2016 - 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Brought to you by Citiparks.
- June 23: Hear Tonight
- June 30: Acoustic Fingers
- July 7: NO CONCERT
- July 14: Deluded Youth
- July 21: Noble Hops Band
- July 28: FolkHammer
- August 4: Dimwit
- August 11: Manic Soul
- August 18: Samantha Sears
- August 25: Trigger Happy
Midweek Music in Market Square, Wednesdays, June 1 - August 17, 2016 - 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Brought to you by NewsRadio 1020 KDKA & 100.7 Star
- June 15: For Those About to Rock Academy
- June 22: Carla Bianco
- June 29: Tim Litvin
- July 6: The Brighton Boys
- July 13: Car Cruise - *no concert*
- July 20: Dan Bubien
- July 27: Mike and Frank of The Lava Game
- August 3: Billy the Kid
- August 10: Alex Talbot
- August 17: Jaw Wiley of the Hawkeyes
Market Square Farmers Market Lunchtime Concert Series - 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Brought to you by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership
- June 23: Rachel B
- June 30: The Bleil Brothers
- July 7: Feed More Festival Preview
- July 14: JD Eicher
- July 21: Pittsburgh Musical Theater and Tony Barge
- July 28: Christmas in July
- August 4: Shelley Duff
- August 11: Bridgette Perdue
- August 18: River City Brass Ensmeble
- August 25: Irish Day presented by the Pittsburgh Irish Festival
- September 1: Tori Plack
- September 8: TBA
- September 15: TBA
- September 22: Pittsburgh Opera
- September 29: Pittsburgh Opera
Tuesdays, June 7 - August 30, 2016 - 12:00 p.m.
Brought to you by the U.S. Steel Tower
- June 21: Kenny Blake
- June 28: The Freedom Band
- July 5: Salsamba
- July 13 (Wednesday): The Boilermaker Jazz Band
- July 19: Fine Line
- July 26: Jill West & The Blues Attack
- August 2: The Rick Gallagher Quintet
- August 9: River City Brass
- August 16: Jimmy Sapienza & Five Guys Named Moe
- August 23: Cue Ball
- August 30: TBA
Summer Jam: Fridays from June 24 - August 26, 2016 - 7:30 p.m.
Brought to you by Station Square
- June 24: Saved by the 90's with The Adorabulls
- July 1: Ten (a tribute to Pearl Jam) with RATM 2
- July 8: Get the Led Out (the American Led Zeppelin) with Bridgewater Station Acoustic
- July 22: Live at the Fillmore (the definitive tribute to the Allman Brothers Band) with Jill West & Blues Attack
- July 29: Bruce in the USA with The Delaneys
- August 5: Green River (the ultimate CCR tribute) with Traffic Jam
- August 12: Mark Farner (former lead singer & guitarist for Grand Funk Railroad) with River Trail
- August 19: Buzz Poets with Highway 4
- August 26: Gathering Field with Rachel B
Live from the River: Summer Concert Series starting at 7:00 p.m.
Brought to you by Rivers Casino
- July 3: Green River (Creedence Clearwater Revival tribute)
- July 4: Bon Journey
- July 16: Don't Look Back (Boston Tribute)
Note: these schedules are subject to change. Updated June 22, 2016. Find an inaccuracy or know of one we've missed? Let us know.