Freeman Arts Pavilion

Top Summer Concerts in Delaware

When summer arrives in Delaware, one of the top things to do is spend an evening at a concert enjoying some of the nation’s top music acts. A variety of stages are set in Delaware from country favorites, to rock and roll in lively bars.

Delaware State Fair Stage
Rehoboth Beach
Bottle & Cork


  • Lively Bars :

    Jam out year-round at one of Dewey Beach’s live music spots like the “Greatest Rock and Roll Bar in the World,” the Bottle & Cork. Enjoy the famous acts in their socially distant bar-table seating.

  • Open-air Concerts :

    Dance the night away in a wide open space at Hudson Fields –where you can tap your feet top-billed acts, like Jake Owen and Old Dominion.

    Feel your toes in the grass, and the unique melodies among you in a socially distant pod at the Freeman Arts Pavilion

    In July, the Delaware State Fair excites with a lineup featuring some of the biggest names in country music. Before the show starts indulge in the fair food delights! 

    Find your muse through the sunset glistening over the water, or from the tunes coming from the stage at The Rusty Rudder in Dewey Beach.  

  • Family-friendly :

    During an evening stroll on the boardwalk you will likely hear music coming from the bandstands in Rehoboth and Bethany Beaches. Be sure to grab some Dolles or Fishers popcorn and enjoy the free show.

  • Concerts by Car :

    Take in the thrills of a live concert, the vibe of a drive-in movie, and the relaxation of a summer evening outdoors at The Grand’s Concerts by Car. Simply drive in and enjoy the music from the comfort of your car.

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