LIVE MUSIC CALENDAR

To add a show to our calendar, please email
meghan@wailingcity.com
Or tag us on Instagram or Facebook 
@wailingcity

Click on name of show to view more details or add to your Google calendar!

*Please note we only list New London county shows 
or New London county bands playing out of town

Bash On The Grass @ Foxwoods July & Aug (Fridays)


Foxwoods Casino
Grand Pequot Tower Lawn
7pm / FREE

Our newest event, Bash On The Grass, will prove to be the chosen spot for your Friday night. Hang out under the stars, grass-side, as you party to the best local bands in the area and cozy up to a fire pit, all while snacking on some good eats and sipping summer cocktails – and if that isn’t enough, we’ve got all the games you can play! Join us each Friday in July and August! 

Fri 7/1 Roc-Kin'-On
Fri 7/8 Souls On Fire
Fri 7/15 24K Funk
Fri 7/22 Billy Pilgrim Band
Fri 7/29 World Premier Band
Fri 8/5 Alter Ego
Fri 8/12 Juicebox
Fri 8/19 Yellow Blackbirds (formerly Bowen)
Fri 8/26 Souls On Fire

Summer Concert Series @ IRONS Mystic Hilton Jul & Aug (Fridays)

IRONS Mystic Hilton
20 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT
Fridays July & August
FREE / Family Friendly
6 to 8pm
https://www.facebook.com/MysticIrons/events/

Our FREE summer concert series returns this summer! Join us Fridays on the patio for our outdoor concerts. Bring the kids to this family friendly evening and end the week with music, fun and dinner on the patio. Food & Beverage available for sale beginning at 5:30pm; concerts are 6-8pm. 

 Please bring your chairs, blankets; no outside food and beverage permitted; credit card and cash purchases for food and beverage; concerts will go on rain or shine - we will move the concert inside if there is inclement weather; ample parking is available at the hotel in any spot; the IRONS restaurant is open to the public on a first come first serve basis - we encourage you to arrive early for dinner or join us on the patio and take advantage of our outside bar and grill beginning at 5:30pm

Fri 7/1  Petty Larceny (Tom Petty tribute)
Fri 7/8 Nick Bosse & Northern Roots
Fri 7/15 John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band
Fri 7/22 Steve Smith & The Nakeds
Fri 7/29 Tommy Conwell & The Young Rumblers
Fri 8/12 Adam Ezra Group
Fri 8/19 Whiskey Rebels
Fri 8/26 Wicked Peach

Summer Concerts @ McCook's Beach Park Niantic July-Sep


McCook's Park Beach
East Lyme / Niantic, CT
Concerts are back at McCook Point Park this summer! We have a fantastic lineup of performers offering a variety of genres set for Wednesday’s on the beach and Friday’s in the bandshell! Support our local eateries by dining in or getting takeout to enjoy at the park while listening to some great tunes.

 Wednesdays: 6-8 PM McCooks Main Beach 
July 6th: Azalea Drive 
July 13th: The Night Shakers 
July 20th: Old Lyme Town Band 
July 27th: Boathouse Blues Band 
August 3rd: Roy Dunn Maclean 
August 17th: 5 Bean Row 
August 24th: Second Chance 

Fridays: 7-9 PM (unless noted) McCooks Bandshell 
July 8th: Fusion
Saturday July 16th: The Paul Lussier Band 
July 22nd:(7-10PM) Opener: Sondra Levine / The Rivergods
July 29th : Katie Perkins 
August 12th: Downtown 6 
August 19th: MassConn Fusion 
August 26th: Branded 
September 2nd: Time and Changes Jazz Orchestra (6:00-7:15 PM)

Norwich 'Rock The Docks' & 'Rockin The Green' Summer Concert Series @ July & Aug (Wednesdays & Fridays)

Rock The Docks:
Howard Brown Park
Norwich
6-8pm

Wed 7/6 F& Blues Band
Wed 7/13 Shaded Soul Band
Wed 7/20 Katie Perkins Band
Wed 7/27 The Cartells
Wed 8/3 Wild Nights
Wed 8/10 Melaena


Rockin' The Green: Acoustics
Norwichtown Town Green
East Town Street
Norwich
6-8pm


Fri 7/8 Big Dawg Isaac (moved to Howard Brown Park for Fireworks)
Fri 7/15 The Three Timers
Fri 7/22 Grayson Ty
Fri 7/29 Carrie Ashton
Fri 8/5 Matt Sperzel
Fri 8/12 Rickie Miller

Summer Concert Series @ Stonington Vineyards July & August (Fridays)

Stonington Vineyards
523 Taugwonk Road
Stonington

 SUMMER 2022 MUSIC LINEUP

Fri July 1- The Fake Experience
Fri July 8- Wooden Horse 
Fri July 15- Big Dawg Issac 
Fri July 22- Ben Freiert & Friends 
Fri July 29- Azalea Drive 
Fri Aug 5- Luke & Mike 
Fri Aug 12- Sunday Gravy
Fri Aug 19- 2 Cat Zoo 
Fri Aug 26- Tony Marshall 

'Downtown Live' Summer Concert Series 2022 @ Hygienic Art Park July-Aug (Thursdays)

79 Bank Street
New London
6 to 9:30pm Thursday nights
FREE / ALL AGES

The 'Downtown Live!' music concert series kicks off Thursday July 14 and continues into the summer with some of the best in local music!

For more info: 


SCHEDULE:

July 14 - Emma Swift / Dogbite
July 21 - The Silks
July 28 - Twisted Pine / Sweet Mercy! / Kat & Brad
Aug 4 - The Hoolios / The CarLeans

August 11 - Rowan Brothers w/ The Meadows Brothers / Frank Critelli & Muddy Rivers

August 18 - Soulshot / The Hempsteadys

August 25 - Billy Wylder

Summer Concerts @ Waterford Beach June 22-Aug 17 (Wednesdays)


Waterford Beach Park
317 Great Neck Road
Waterford
6pm

Join us for music, dancing and fun at the Waterford Beach Park. Food trucks will be available on-site for dinner or bring your own! Parking after 5:00pm is free.

Wed 6/22 The Original Waterford Community Band
Wed 6/29 Morgan Skelly & The Old Crows
Wed 7/6 Nina et Cetera

Wed 7/13 Branded
Wed 7/20 Daily Planet
Wed 7/27 Soul Sound Revue
Wed 8/3 FrankenPhil
Wed 8/10 Wooden Horse
Wed 8/17 Tim Fioravanti Jazz Orchestra

Summer Concerts @ Eastern Point Beach (Sundays)

Eastern Point Beach
Groton
6:30pm
Concert Parking starting at 6pm: 
City resident cars free; non resident cars $5

Sunday June 19 F& Blues Band
Sunday July 17 Andre & Eddie
Sunday August 21 Brad Bensko

Summer Music @ Mystic River Park

Mystic River Park
Cottrell Street
Mystic, CT
Mondays 6 to 8pm

All shows are rain or shine; rain location is the 
Mystic German Club 54 Greenmanville Avenue

Monday 7/11: Ward Hayden & The Outliers
Opener: Sondra Levine

Monday 7/18: Otis & The Hurricanes 
Intermission: Alex Hatch (SHS student act)

MON 8/1: Sugar Ray & The Bluetones
Intermission: Maggie Welch (SHS student act)


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Mystic River Park
Cottrell Street
Mystic, CT
Tuesdays 7pm

The Noank-Mystic Community Band will host the twenty-fifth annual Summer Sounds concert series on Tuesday evenings at 7pm from June 7 to August 9. Admission is free to the public; please bring blankets or lawn chairs. 
Picnics are welcome! 

6/7 Time and Changes Jazz Orchestra 
6/14 As Time Goes By swing band 
6/21 Thames River Big Band 
6/28 Noank-Mystic Community Band 
7/5 Middletown Symphonic Band 
7/12 Waterford Community Band 
 7/19 U.S. Coast Guard Beacons Jazz Nonet 
 7/26 Old Lyme Town Band 
8/2 Westerly Band 
8/9 Noank-Mystic Community Band 

For Information:
call Barbara at 860-271-3388 

Summer Music Lineup @ Saltwater Vineyards

349 Elm Street
Stonington, CT

Summer 2022 MUSIC LINEUP

Mon 5/30 (Memorial Day) Brad Bensko 3-5:30pm
Thu 6/2 Dan Watson 5-7pm
Thu 6/9 Thor Torgersen 5-7pm
Thu 6/16 Nick Bosse 5-7pm
Wed 6/29 Will Evans 6:30-8:30pm
Thu 6/30 Brad Bensko 5-7pm
Thu 7/7 Dave Alves 5-7pm
Thu 7/14 Phil Smith 5-7pm
Thu 7/21 Colin Hallahan 5-7pm
Thu 7/28 Shawn Taylor 5-7pm
Thu 8/4 Colin Hallahan 5-7pm
Sun 8/7 Honey Babe 3-5pm
Thu 8/18 Jeff Lewis 5-7pm
Fri 8/19 Nick Bosse & Northern Roots 6-8pm
Thu 8/25 Nick Bosse 5-8pm
Thu 9/1 Ian Kelly 5-7pm
Mon 9/5 (Labor Day) TBA 3-5pm
Sun 9/11 Brad Bensko 3-5pm


Live Music Wednesdays @ Velvet Mill

Every Third Wednesday
The Velvet Mill Atrium
(near Beer'd Brewing & Whitecrest Eatery)
22 Bayview Avenue
Stonington Burough
5 to 8pm

Join us every third Wednesday at The Velvet Mill for live, local music from 5-8 pm. Bands will be set up in The Atrium of the mill, near Beer'd Brewing Co. and Whitecrest Eatery. 

3/16 Princess Pine w/ A.J. Wright 
4/20 Ben Freiert 
5/18 Rickie Louise Miller Duo 
6/15 John Fazio Jr. 
7/20 Chris Cofoni 
1/16 Brian Merritt & Dee Jayne
12/21 Catch the Sparrow

'Eat In The Street' Downtown New London May-Sep

Eat in the Street is a monthly event to take place on the first Thursday of every month starting on May and running through September. The City of New London will be holding planned theme nights on Bank Street for its Eat in the Street event. Bank Street will be closed to traffic from 4pm – 10pm each night of the event. Restaurants will be encouraged to have tables in the street available to seat patrons. The street will be decorated according to that month’s theme. There will also be vendors on the street and roaming entertainment to liven up the event. Business/restaurants will have drink and food specials to coincide with the themes. 

Thu May 5 - Cinco De Mayo theme
Komoboloko @ Hygienic Art Park (6-9pm)

Thu June 2nd - Golden Ticket / Candy theme
Shokazoba Funkestra  @ Hygienic Art Park (6-9)

Thu Aug 4th – Locally Sourced theme 
The Hoolios / The CarLeans @ Hygienic Art Park
Also: New London Big Band / Casey Flax performing downtown

Thu Sep 15 - Latin Heritage theme
more info TBA

More info:

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