Town Of Hempstead 2018 Free Summer Concert Schedule

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Glen Burtnik’s Summer of Love Concert (Photo source: The Roots Agency)

Each summer, the Town of Hempstead hosts dozens of neighborhood concerts at local parks. These free shows feature your favorite tribute bands playing outside in the warm summer air. Bring the whole family, plus beach chairs and picnic blankets, to these evening concerts, which all begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

Also check out the full Nassau County schedule of free summer entertainment

Saturday, June 30 ⋅ Annual Independence Day Salute: Glen Burtnik’s Summer of Love Concert with fireworks and a salute to veterans ⋅ Begins 7:30 p.m. ⋅ Town Park at Point Lookout ⋅ Rain date July 1
Wednesday, July 11 ⋅ Any Way You Want It, a Journey tribute band ⋅ Newbridge Road Park, Bellmore
Thursday, July 12 ⋅ Wonderous Stories, a rock ‘n’ roll band ⋅ Echo Park, West Hempstead
Friday, July 13 ⋅ Badlands, a Bruce Springsteen tribute band ⋅ Seamans Neck Park, Seaford
Tuesday, July 17 ⋅ Plaza Theatrical Production presents performance of Sister Act, the Broadway musical based on the hit movie ⋅ Oceanside Park, Oceanside
Wednesday, July 18 ⋅ Beginnings, a Chicago tribute band ⋅ Merrick Road Park, Merrick
Thursday, July 19 ⋅ Lamar Peters performs the hits of Tom Jones, Elvis Presley and more ⋅ Hewlett Point Park, East Rockaway
Friday, July 20 ⋅ Slippery When Wet, a Bon Jovi tribute band ⋅ East Village Green, Levittown
Wednesday, July 25 ⋅ Johnny Avino performs the songs of Frank Sinatra and friends ⋅ Rath Park, Franklin Square
Thursday, July 26 ⋅ Tuesday Afternoon, a Moody Blues tribute band ⋅ Rock Hall Museum, Lawrence
Friday, July 27 ⋅ White Wedding performs the hits of the ’80s ⋅ Averill Blvd Park, Elmont
Wednesday, August 1 ⋅ Beyond the Bridge salutes Johnny Maestro and the Brooklyn Bridge ⋅ Oceanside Park, Oceanside
Thursday, August 2 ⋅ ’80s night with Brat Pack ⋅ Shell Creek Park, Island Park
Friday, August 3 ⋅ Material Girl, a tribute to Madonna featuring Amber Ferrari ⋅ Speno Park, East Meadow
Saturday, August 4 ⋅ Back in Time performs the hits of Huey Lewis and the news, plus fireworks ⋅ Baldwin Park, Baldwin
Tuesday, August 7 ⋅ Eli Zion celebrates Jewish music ⋅ Rock Hall Museum, Lawrence
Wednesday, August 8 ⋅ PsuedoSsudio performs the hits of Phil Collins ⋅ East Village Green, Levittown
Thursday, August 9 ⋅ Stan Zizka & the Del Satins performs the hits they recorded with Dion and more ⋅ Rath Park, Franklin Square
Friday, August 10 ⋅ Just Sixties ⋅ Coes Neck Park, Baldwin
Wednesday, August 15 ⋅ Forever Ray performs the hits of Ray Charles ⋅ Uniondale Avenue Park, Uniondale
Thursday, August 16 ⋅ Endless Summer, a Beach Boys tribute band ⋅ Hewlett Point Park, East Rockaway
Friday, August 17 ⋅ Petty Rumours pays tribute to Tom Petty, Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac ⋅ Seamans Neck Road Park, Seaford
Tuesday, August 21 ⋅ NY Bee Gees ⋅ Merrick Road Park, Merrick
Wednesday, August 22 ⋅ One performs the hits of Three Dog Night ⋅ Forest City Park, Wantagh
Thursday, August 23 ⋅ The Doobie Others, a Doobie Brothers tribute band ⋅ Echo Park, West Hempstead
Friday, August 24 ⋅ Songs in the Attic, a Billy Joel tribute band ⋅ Newbridge Road Park, Bellmore


Call 516-292-9000, ext. 7382, for concert information.

Town Parks:
  • Averill Blvd Park, 145 Averill Blvd., Franklin Square, NY 11010
  • Baldwin Park, 3232 Grand Ave., Baldwin, NY 11510
  • Coes Neck Park, 1240 Coes Neck Rd., Baldwin, NY 11510
  • East Village Green, Astronomy Ln. and Horizon Ln., Levittown, NY 11756
  • Echo Park, 399 Nassau Blvd., West Hempstead, NY 11552
  • Hewlett Point Park, 130 Hewlett Point Ave., East Rockaway, NY 11518
  • Forest City Park, 3099 Morgan Dr., Wantagh, NY 11793
  • Merrick Road Park, 2550 Clubhouse Rd., Merrick, NY 11566
  • Newbridge Road Park, 2600 Newbridge Rd., Bellmore, NY 11710
  • Oceanside Park, 3800 Mahlon Brower Dr., Oceanside, NY 11572
  • Rath Park, 849 Fenworth Blvd., Franklin Square, NY 11010
  • Rock Hall Museum, 199 Broadway, Lawrence, NY 11559
  • Seamans Neck Road Park, S Seamans Neck Rd., Seaford, NY 11783
  • Shell Creek Park, 1 Vanderbilt Ave., Island Park, NY 11558
  • Speno Park, 745 East Meadow Ave., East Meadow, NY 11554
  • Town Park at Point Lookout, 1300 Lido Blvd., Lido Beach, NY 11561
  • Uniondale Avenue Park, 710 Uniondale Ave., Uniondale, NY 11553
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  1. Great catch! I’ve checked with the band and the correct date is Thursday, July 26. Thank you for pointing out the discrepancy. They will update their website.

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