Summer Concerts

sunset concerts

Event Info

Grab a blanket or lawn chair, bring the family, have a picnic and enjoy the sounds of summer! For information, call 410-313-4700, TTY 410-313-4665. *Schedules subject to change. For a recorded announcement about cancellation due to inclement or extreme heat related weather, call 410-313-4451 after 5 PM on the day of the performance. Refreshments available for sale. Boat Rentals available at Centennial Park, and the Adventure Shack is open for food sales and refreshments.

Join us for the annual Canned Food Drive! The Community Action Council of Howard County will be collecting non-perishable food items for the Howard County Food Bank at all Sunset Serenades concerts. For more information about CAC, visit www.cac-hc.org.

2017 Schedule Concert Dates



Sunset Serenades

FREE / Various days / Centennial Park South
10000 Rt 108, Ellicott City



Adventure Shack logoweb               
Tuesday, June 27 / 7:45 PM
Movie Night: Finding Dory
Wednesday, July 5 Holiday - No Concert
Wednesday, July 12 / 7 PM
The Scotch Bonnets / Punky Reggae - http://thescotchbonnets.com
Wednesday, July 19 / 7 PM
Jenee & Black Butterfly / R&B - https://www.facebook.com/jmbevett
Wednesday, August 2 / 7 PM
Groove Quest / 60’s Band - http://www.groovequestproject.com
Wednesday, August 9 / 7 PM
Gaelic Mishap/ Celtic Rock - http://www.gaelicmishap.com
Wednesday, August 23 / 7:45 PM
Movie Night: Jaws


Traveling Bands

FREE / Various days / locations


Tuesday, June 27 / 7 PM- The Chrysalis, Symphony Woods at Merriweather Park
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD
Columbia Big Band / Traditional Big Band
http://www.columbiabigband.org
Friday, July 21 / Noon- The Chrysalis, Symphony Woods at Merriweather Park
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD
Rainbow Rock / Children’s music 
http://www.rainbowrockband.com
Friday, July 28 / 7 PM- Schooley Mill Park, 12975 Hall Shop Road, Highland, MD 20777 PANAMA REX / Buffet Tribute
http://panamarex.com
Tuesday, August 1 / 7 PM- North Laurel Community Center* 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road
Rhythm Method / Classic R&B, Soul, Funk
https://www.rhythmmethodmusic.com
Friday, Aug. 25 / Noon- The Chrysalis, Symphony Woods at Merriweather Park
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD
The Grandsons Jr. / Children’s Swing Music
http://grandsonsjr.com
*In partnership with the Howard County Police Department for “National Night Out.”

call for sponsors flier 2017

Like to be a part of the summer concert series? We are currently accepting sponsors for 2017! Contact Karen Ehler at KEhler@howardcountymd.gov for more information.
Sponsors