Dutchess 2017: Summer Concert Series in the Parks!
Summer nights are the perfect opportunity to grab a blanket, pack a picnic, and enjoy a concert in the park. Many of the towns and villages in Dutchess County offer free concerts in their local parks. These concerts are great for children and pets. Find one happening near you and start tapping your toes! Click on the blue links to see each town's full 2017 schedule.
TOWN OF HYDE PARK: Music In the Parks
Hyde Park’s "Music in the Parks" outdoor concerts are Wednesday nights at 7pm in July and at 6:30 pm in August. The shows alternate between Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site and Staatsburgh State Historic Site and go through August 16th
Vanderbilt Mansion: 119 Vanderbilt Park Rd, Hyde Park, 12538
Staatsburgh: 75 Mills Mansion 6 Rd, Staatsburg, 12580
In case of rain call 229-8086 after 4:00 pm to check rain location.
TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE: Summer Concert Series
The Town of Poughkeepsie’s free concerts are Tuesday evenings at Greenvale Park from June 27 – August 22. They begin at 7 pm in July and at 6:30 pm in August. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket, and maybe even a picnic supper!
Greenvale Park: 2260 New Hackensack Road (Route 376) Poughkeepsie, 12603
Rain Location, Town of Poughkeepsie Senior Center: 14 Abe's Way, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
TOWN OF PAWLING: Music By The Lake
2017 marks the 12th year of "Music By The Lake", a series of free concerts presented by the Pawling Recreation Department. They take place on Saturday nights from 6 to 8pm. There are four concerts by top notch bands: July 8 & 22, and August 12 & 26, at 6pm at Lakeside Park. Rain or shine; if the weather is bad, concerts are held indoors in the Lathrop building at Lakeside Park.
Lakeside Park: 2 Lakeside Drive, Pawling, NY 12564
VILLAGE OF MILLBROOK: Summer Concert Series
The Millbrook Arts Groups hosts its Summer Sunset Concert Series on Saturdays (June 24, July 1, July 15, July 29, Aug 12, Aug 26, and Sept 9.) All concerts will begin at 7pm at the Bandshell, except the September 9th concert, which will start at 5pm on the Millbrook Village green.
Bandshell: 3327 Franklin Ave., Millbrook, NY 12545
Village Green: Intersection of Front St. and Washington Ave.,Millbrook, 12545
TOWN OF FISHKILL: Summer Concerts in the Park
Fishkill’s free concerts are held every Wednesday, from July 5 - August 16. The opening concert is 6:30pm-8:30pm but the rest are from 7 - 9pm at Maurer-Geering Park. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Pack food and drink, but no alcohol. Dress for the weather. If weather is questionable, call 831-3371 after 5:30pm for status.
Maurer-Geering Park: Geering Way, Fishkill, 12524
TOWN OF WAPPINGER Recreation: Summer Concerts in the Park
Bring a blanket or lawn chair and groove the summer away - don’t forget your dancing shoes! Free concerts are held on on Thursdays, from July 6 – August 17, at 7pm.
Schlathaus Park: Corner of All Angels Hill Road & Myers Corners Road, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
Summer nights are the perfect opportunity to grab a blanket, make a picnic, and enjoy a concert in the park. Many of the towns and villages in Dutchess County offer free concerts in their local parks. These concerts are great for children and pets. Find one happening near you and start tapping your toes!