Live concerts return to Moondance at Midnight Pass Amphitheater

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Live music of a wide variety returns to Moondance at Midnight Pass Amphitheatre for summer.

Big Band & Jazz returns Tuesday’s at Moondance Amphitheatre through July 2. Concerts begin at 7 P.M. The line-up is as follows:

May 25 – Dixieland South Jazz Band
June 1 – DiMartino, Osland Little Big Band
June 8 – Marlin McKay Quintet
June 15 – Tim Lake and the Jazz Blues Persuaders
June 22 – Ross Whitaker Jazz Trio
June 29 – Lexington Summer Concert Band *patriotic concert
July 2 – The Metrognomes *patriotic concert, special Friday show

Summer Nights in Suburbia returns to Moondance Amphitheatre on most Friday’s. The free concert includes jazz, bluegrass, indie rock, blues and folk genres. Food trucks will be on-site and announced soon, according to organizers. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket. Registration will be required in 2021 for each of the concerts and will open the week before each concert. Registration is available HERE.

Gates open at 5:30 P.M. with shows running from 7-9 P.M. The line-up is as follows:

May 28 – Brother Smith
June 25 – Second Hand News
July 23 – The Other Brothers
Aug. 27 – Honeychild
Sept. 24 – C the Beat

The Southland Jamboree, a free Bluegrass Music Concert Thursday evenings at 7, returns to Moondance Amphitheatre starting June 17. According to organizers, food for purchase will be available from food trucks. The event is also cooler and picnic friendly. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or a blanket.

June 17 – Kenny and Amanda Smith
June 24 -Ida Clare
July 8 – Alan Bibey and Grasstowne
July 15 – Blind Ricky
July 22 – Hammertowne
August 19 – Custom Made Bluegrass
August 26 – Blue Eagle Band
September 16 – Fenced In
September 23 – Kentucky Wild Horse

View the full schedule HERE.

Thursday Night Live also returns July 1 at Tandy Park in downtown Lexington. Read more HERE. Outdoor concert series are coming to Castlewood and Douglass parks, read more HERE.

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