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There’s no better time to enjoy local live music than summertime. Wondering where to find live music here in the Huntsville area? This list of festivals, series, and concerts has all you need to know about live music and where to hear it this summer.

Huntsville Summer Concerts

Concerts in the Park Series

Bring a chair or blanket to sit on, grab a bite to eat from one of the locally-owned food trucks , and enjoy great music from local artists!

When: Every Monday night June 3rd– August 5th from 6:30–8:30 pm

Where: Big Spring Park, behind the Huntsville Museum of Art in downtown Huntsville

Website: For a list of bands and concert dates, visit Arts Huntsville's page here.

Cost: FREE!


Living Room Vinyl at Stovehouse

Listen to surprise Dj's every Thursday while enjoy fine cocktails and food.

When: Every Thursday until October 31st at 6pm

Where: Stovehouse Hub

Website: For more Information, click here.

Cost: Free!


Rocket City Summer Fest

Rock the night away with the Black Jacket Symphony's "Party of the Year!"

When: July 20th, 2019; gates open at 6:00 pm; show starts at 7:00 pm

Where: U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Website: Click here to purchase tickets!

Cost: $20

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Backyard Jams

A Family-Friendly celebration of food, fun, and music located in downtown Huntsville.

When: Every Sunday at 7:00–10:00pm

Where: A.M. Booth's Lumberyard, 601 Meridian Street, Huntsville, AL 35801

Website: For a calendar of events, see here.

Cost: FREE!


Three Caves Concert Series

Looking for a cool outdoor venue to enjoy music at? Look no further! 

When: August 10, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Where: Land Trust of North Alabama 

Website: For tickets and more information, visit here.

Cost: $35- $55 


Friday night live

Come enjoy free music in Downtown Huntsville! 

When: Every Friday until October 25, 5:00- 8:00 pm

Where: North Side Square, Downtown Huntsville

Website: For updates on who's performing, click here.


Under the Lights

Enjoy a drink at The Poppy while listening to local musicians.

When: Every Thursday at 5:00 pm through the end of September

Where: Downtown Huntsville, in two locations: Northside Square and Clinton Avenue

Website: See more here.

Cost: FREE!



Twickenham Festival


A weekend to listen to classical music right in the heart of Downtown.

When: August 23- 25, 2019

Where: Downtown Huntsville at: Church of the Nativity, Huntsville Pubic Library and the Cooper House. 

Website: For more information, click here. 

Cost: FREE


Tangled String Music Festival

One day only...celebrating good music and craft beer.

When: June 22, 2019. Gates open at 3:00 pm.

Where: Big Spring Park East

Website: Get your tickets here.

Cost: $28 at the gate ($30 online after June 16th)

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City Lights and Stars

Bring a picnic and enjoy the sunset on select Friday nights this summer!

When: Friday nights; gates open at 6:30; music at 7:30

Where: Burritt on the Mountain

Website: For concert dates and more information, click here.

Cost: $10-$15, After noon the day of: $20


The Market at MidCity

Enjoy live music while grabbing fresh produce! 

When: Every Sunday until November  from 2:00– 6:00 pm

Where: The Camp

Website: For a calendar of events, click here.


The Camp Jam

Start your week off by listening to music at one of Huntsville's newest spots! 

When: Every Sunday 6:00– 9:00 pm

Where: The Camp at MidCity

Website: To see this and more events, click here.



Madison Summer Concerts 

Madison Art Council Summer Concert Series

Local food and live music in Madison.

When: Every Thursday at 6:00–7:30 pm from June–July

Where: Downtown Madison; Backyard of Madison Library

Website: For more information, see Madison Arts Council's page here.

Cost: FREE!


County Line Road Concerts

Bring a lawn chair and kick back with great music, food trucks and kid giveaways.

When: Every Sunday in June at 6:30 pm

Where: 29768 Huntsville Brownsferry Road, Madison, AL

Website: See a concert list here.

Cost: FREE!


Railyard Outdoor Beer Garden

Sip on great craft beer and dine on Southern specialties while catching live music in Old Black Bear Brewing's backyard.

When: Every Friday through October 4 at 6:00 pm

Where: Old Black Bear Brewing Company, 212 Main Street, Madison, AL

Website: For a list of concert dates and musicians, see here.

Cost: FREE!