Some Early News of This Summer’s Free Concerts


It may not be until April until we begin to know what the Summer free concerts will be. Until then here are some of the first to be announced.

Celebrate Brooklyn! has announced ten-time Grammy winner Chaka Khan will be headlining the Opening Night Gala on June 13. More information and tickets are available online.

The citywide music celebration Make Music New York marks its ninth year on Sunday, June 21. Registration for performers and spaces has opened so that musicians and venues can make their match!

It was originally 24 hours, then it was 12 hours and now it’s 8 hours. But it’s still a marathon and awesome! Bang On a Can Marathon, part of the River to River Festival, returns on Sunday, June 21 at the Brookfield Place Winter Garden.