Summer Concerts



All Concerts are Free!

June 19 - August 28

Thursdays, 7:30 - 8:30 pm, Bumper Car Pavilion

Bring a picnic or visit the Glen Echo Café while you enjoy a free summer concert.

Dancers Welcome!


June 19:      QuinTango

June 26:      Clarence "The Blues Man" Turner

July 3:         Flutes on the Brink

July 10:       Orrin Star Duo

July 17:       Rockville Swing Band

July 24:       Trio Caliente

July 31:       David Schulman & Quiet Life Motel

August 7:    Redwine Jazz Band

August 14:  U.S. Navy Band "Country Current"

August 21:  Memphis Gold & Band

August 28:  U.S. Navy Band "Cruisers"


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Family Jazz Day

Sunday, July 20, 3:00 - 7:00 pm, Bumper Car Pavilion

Blues Alley and the Glen Echo Park Partnership are proud to host an afternoon Family Jazz Day concert.


3:00 - 3:45 pm "Maryland Summer Jazz"

4:00 - 4:45 pm Blues Alley Youth Orchestra


5:00 - 7:00 pm US Army Blues




FREE parking!

Concerts are held "rain or shine" -- the Bumper Car Pavilion is completely covered from rain -- the sides are "open-air." Bench seating is provided or bring your own chair if preferred. We recommend that you enjoy a picnic or visit the Ballroom Cafe while you attend the summer concerts.


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Special Hours: 7 pm - 9 pm


The Summer Concert Series is presented by the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture

with generous support from the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Foundation.