History, Art & Culture

Summer Concerts

Folk, jazz, Afropop, blues, and more. Whatever your tune, you’ll find your perfect blend of live music, stunning scenery, and warm weather fun with The Trustees. 

Folk, jazz, Afropop, blues, and more. You’ll find your perfect blend of live music, stunning scenery, and warm weather concerts in Massachusetts.


Castle Hill on the Crane Estate (Ipswich)
Thursdays ~ 6/29 – 8/31

Summer is here and it’s time for Castle Hill Picnic Concerts! Each Thursday, June 29 – August 31, will feature different family-friendly band performing on Castle Hill’s Grand Allee overlooking Crane Beach. The season will kick off on June 29 with a celebration of Ipswich homegrown talent, featuring The Far Out and Guess Method.

Castle Hill Concerts


deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum (Lincoln)
6/14, 7/12, 7/22, 8/18, 9/20

The New England Performance Series celebrates the best of our diverse musicians, dancers, and other performers. Held over the course of a year, these outdoor concerts draw on the rich wealth of talent in performers who have a connection to the New England area.

deCordova Concerts


Fruitlands (Harvard)
Thursdays, May-October

Fruitlands has an exciting line-up of concerts  that is not to be missed. Throughout the summer, the Concord Band, The Love Dogs, Maddie Poppe, and many others will grace the Fruitlands stage.

Fruitlands Concerts


Long Hill (Beverly)
Fridays ~ July 14 & 28 // August 4, 11, 18, 25

Join us for evening concerts on the croquet lawn. Snacks, drinks, and Notch Brewing will be on site throughout the summer.

Long Hill Concerts
Naumkeag (Stockbridge)
Thursday in June/July/August

Naumkeag at Night is the perfect end to a Berkshires summer day, join us for a variety of live music and stunning views. BYO food or purchase light refreshments at our cafe!

Naumkeag at Night


Piers Park (East Boston)
Friday, September 9
Piers Park Concert


Stevens-Coolidge House & Gardens ( North Andover)
Fridays ~ 7/7-8/25

Join us for another summer concerts series in the gardens! We’ll have beer & food vendors at each concert (listed below) to enjoy while soaking in the act of the evening.

Stevens Coolidge


Weir River Farm (Hingham)
Thursdays ~ 6/22-9/28

Starting in June our Sunset Picnic Series is back! These musical evenings feature local breweries, food trucks, and great views.

Weir River Concerts