Summer Concerts

summer concerts on the green
  • Concerts are held each Sunday evening  6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the Town Green
  • All events are free of charge. 
  • Bring your own lawn chairs and a picnic dinner if you like. 
  • Please no alcohol as per Congregational Church request.
  • Please follow current state guideline for social distancing and mask wearing.

Summer Concert Series 2021

Sunday, July 11 – 60’s Satisfaction Band – The name says it all. This rockin’ band will have you singing and dancing to your favorite 60’s tunes from all the great artists like The Beatles, The Stones, Credence, Sam Cooke, Steam, The Boxtops, Procol Harem, The Moody Blues, The Foundation, The Turtles, The Doors, The Animals, Cream, Roy Orbison, Wilson Pickett and many more!

Sunday, July 18 – Morgan Skelly and the Old Crows - “A little bit country, a little bit Rock & Roll pretty much sums up Morgan Skelly and the Old Crows. This New England based 4-piece will absolutely leave the crowd wanting more. Covering artists such as Tom Petty, Kenny Chesney, John Mellencamp, The Eagles, Jason Aldean, and many more.

Sunday, July 25 –The Larry Stevens Band – The Larry Stevens Band is an accomplished group of creative, professional performers who put their special musical twist on everything they do. Guided by their powerhouse front man Larry Stevens, the band leads audiences on a musical journey through decades of great rock ‘n’ roll.  Stevens and the band have shared the stage with major national acts including Kenny Loggins, Huey Lewis and The News, Gin Blossoms, The Marshall Tucker Band, America, Foreigner, The Doobie Brothers, Peter Frampton, and many others. While living in Nashville, Stevens wrote and recorded with many of the top names in the industry. He has found himself on stage at highly sought-after venues including the legendary Bluebird Café in Nashville; The Bitter End, Kenny's Castaways, and The Iridium in New York City; PNC Bank Arts Center, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, The Meadowlands/Giants Stadium, Bergen Performing Arts Center, The New Jersey Balloon Festival, and Surflight Theatre in New Jersey; Ridgefield Playhouse in Connecticut; The Palace Theater in Stamford CT, and many other important stages. In the studio, Stevens has been privileged to include numerous world-renowned musicians on many of his recordings.  His live shows include original songs along with popular hits ranging from The Beatles, Van Morrison, and Eric Clapton to current music from Jason Mraz, John Mayer, and Jack Johnson, all infused with his trademark sound. Stevens and the band attract audiences of all ages with their upbeat sound and outstanding musical skills. For more information please visit their website at www.larrystevensband.com.

Sunday, August 1 – Nightshift Band – Nightshift is a dynamic ‘60’s, ‘70’s, and ‘80’s cover band made up of five of Connecticut’s most well known and experienced musicians.  They only play the most popular songs, the most FUN songs and the most danceable songs that audiences of all ages LOVE to dance to and sing along with! Nightshift’s songs will always take you right back to your happy place!

Sunday, August 15 – Eddie Seville – Eddie Seville is an American songwriter & multi-instrumentalist best known as the raconteur behind the alt-country rock band, Steel Rodeo.  Drawing from folk, roots and country blues, he’s written songs released on Island/Atlantic and Universal Records as well as music aired on each of the top three US television networks.  As a solo artist, a bandleader & sideman, he’s performed throughout the continental US, Canada and Europe, while his songs are covered by local musicians, regional bands and international artists, most notably George Kooymans of the multi-platinum band Golden Earring, who recorded “Blind Love” and “Ticket to Heaven” from Eddie’s Straw Dogs EP. His single, “One More Guitar” was the centerpiece of an ad campaign by the Netherlands based Homestead Guitar Company and his work spans projects with producer Paul Orofino, Danny Miranda (Queen + Paul Rodgers), Simon Kirke (Free/Bad Company), Frank Carillo (Peter Framton/Tim Hardin) and Augie Meyers (Texas Tornados/Bob Dylan), in addition to numerous credits on a wide rand of recordings that include film, television, independent and major label releases. 

Sunday, August 29 – LA’s Backstage Pass - LA’s BackStage Pass is arguably the most authentic 80’s Arena-Rock, Hair-Band Tribute show in the northeast. Visually and sonically, recreating the LA/Hollywood Boulevard-vibe of the 80’s, delivering with precision accuracy, the music of the biggest 80’s hair-bands, including, Bon Jovi, AC/DC, Poison, Motley Crue, DefLeppard, Whitesnake, The Scorpions, Joan Jett, and many more.  The songs, just the way you remember. The stage show, delivering you back to any given night in the 80’s, if only just for one night! So grab your hairspray, eyeliner, and your best friends, and board the BSP jet...and come back to the 80’s with us!

Sunday, September 12 – 1Wild Night – Bon Jovi Tribute Band - 1 WILD NIGHT Bon Jovi Tribute Band has been wowing Bon Jovi fans in the Tri-State area since 2013. The band features look-alike lead singer Alex Barbieri as "Jon Bon Jovi," with the band backing him up which includes Marc Amendola on Guitar, MJ Vaicunais on Keys, Rob Servedio on the Drums and Ken Schwartz on Bass. All five have decades of experience performing live at festivals, clubs and theaters. At a 1 WILD NIGHT show, you’ll hear all the classics spanning Bon Jovi’s remarkable 30-year career, from their break out single, “Runaway” to megahits “You Give Love a Bad Name,” “Livin’ on a Prayer” and “Wanted Dead or Alive,” plus more classic hits by Def Leppard, Journey, Whitesnake, and more! 1 Wild Night has played a steady calendar of live shows while together and the band keeps entertaining crowds who seem to be having an amazingly good time!! You can check out the band and their shows on their Facebook & Instagram Pages.(rescheduled from 8/8/21 due to weather)

Sunday, September 19 (5-7 p.m.) - LAST LICKS is CONNECTICUT’S BAND OF THE YEAR 2019. Given that distinction from Governor, Ned Lamont. LAST LICKS is a top shelf classic rock band based in central Connecticut. The band differentiates themselves from all other bands in the genre by pulling out the songs that are uncommonly played, yet very well known and loved. The band is talented, charismatic, and delivers a show that always leaves the audience wanting more. We've performed at the Mohegan Sun Wolf Den many times to packed capacity crowds, we've also had sold out shows at New Britain's Trinity on Main Theater and have packed various rock clubs throughout CT. Last Licks has played many town summer concert series, as well as festivals, and fairs such as New Britain - Main Street USA Festival, Branford - Branford Festival, North Branford - POCO Festival, Lyman Orchards - St Jude Music Festival, Meriden - Daffodil Festival, Enfield - Taste of Enfield, 4th of July Celebration, Berlin - Berlin Fair, Newington - Life Be in it Newington Extravaganza and the Mohegan Sun Roof Top Summer Concert Series.(rescheduled from 8/22 due to weather)