Central Park is the place to be on summer nights in Santa Clarita
It’s time to get out the picnic baskets and the beach chairs for another rockin’ summertime series of Saturday night concerts sponsored by the City of Santa Clarita. Launched on July 5 by the Santa Clarita Symphony, this year’s concerts feature a range of cover bands and music sure to entertain and maybe get you on your feet dancing!
All Concerts In the Park are free and begin at 7 p.m. Be sure to get their early to get a good parking space and spot to enjoy the music.
Saturday night’s entertainers include:
July 12 – No Duh
No Duh captures the complete essence of a Gwen Stefani & No Doubt concert, mixing their music with nostalgic visuals, stylings and props from their videos, complete with costumes and a rockin' sense of humor.
July 19 – Bonne Musique Zydeco
Infectious dance music, rhythms and an uninhibited beat is the best way to describe zydeco-music that will keep your feet and body moving, and raise your heart rate!
July 26 – Hollywood U2
Having toured many countries, Hollywood U2 has the experience and all the elements to emulate one of the greatest rock bands in the world like no other. They deliver the true sentiment and energy of U2's material with extremely accurate interpretations of U2's countless hits.
August 2 – Durell Coleman Soul Review
“Star Search" winner Durell Coleman and his band have opened for Earth Wind & Fire, The Temptations, and Anita Baker. With multiple lead vocalists, choreographed dance steps, and a powerful horn section, the Durell Coleman Soul Review performs classic R&B, Motown and dance hits.
August 9 – The Craze
An irresistibly great show where girls scream, hipsters dance, cowboys smile and everyone has fun. The Craze's influences range from 60's rock to 80's new wave: imagine the Beatles putting together a Duran Duran tribute band.
August 16 – Ken O'Malley & the Twilight Lords
Journey to the heart and soul of Ireland with Ken O'Malley and the Twilight Lords, a band that will fill Central Park with classic American and British roots rock as well as Irish favorites.
August 23 – Queen Nation
Queen Nation is an amazing recreation of vintage Queen, with vocalist Joe Retta capturing Freddy Mercury's voice, style, and mannerisms and guitarist Mike McMannus replicating Brian May riffs. Queen Nation has been hailed by many critics as one of the best Queen re-creations in the world.