Summer is fast approaching, and luckily so is the Baylor Orthopedic & Spine Hospital 2017 Summer Concert Season at the Levitt Pavilion Arlington!The Levitt is stretching its concert season out a little more this year, running it May 19 through July 23. Visitors will be able to attend a free concert under the stars three nights a week, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday.Opening weekend will feature Ambrosia’s unforgettable pop/rock from the ’70s and ’80s as well as the earthy modern country music of Bleu Edmondson.Some Levitt favorites returning this summer include Sarah Jaffe, La Tropa F, Uncle Lucius, Los TexManiacs, Flaco Jimenez, Somebody’s Darling, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band, Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines.Several artists will make their Levitt debuts this summer, including Prophets and Outlaws, Jaime y Los Chamacos, The Unlikely Candidates, The Drifters, Junior Brown and Shinyribs.Be sure to add these Levitt Pavilion summer events to your calendar:
- Baylor Orthopedic & Spine Hospital presents Robert Earl Keen – June 23. Cory Morrow will kick off the concert at 7:30 p.m. and Keen will go on stage at 9 p.m. Reserved seats for this event are $65 and general admission seating is $35. Tickets can be purchased online. Proceeds from the Robert Earl Keen concert will help support the Levitt’s more than 50 free concerts.
- Downtown Arlington Center Stage Music Festival – June 9-11, featuring Reckless Kelly, Orleans and Black Violin. Venues from around the Levitt are also expected to participate with live music before and after the headliners for a full weekend of free music.
- Light Up Arlington! – July 3. This family fun event will begin at 6 p.m. and will have food and fireworks provided by Arlington Parks & Recreation. Musical artists performing that night will be Daphne Willis and Brad Thompson and the Undulating Band.
- The Levitt’s Family Movie Nights will include Sing-a-Long Grease July 6, perfect for a summer night. Other movies are Moana on June 8, Sing on June 15, The Secret Life of Pets on June 29 and Finding Dory on July 13. All movies are at 8 p.m. except for the two July movies, which will begin at 8:30 p.m.
Click here to view complete summer concert calendar.For more information, visit the Levitt website or the free mobile app, Levitt Arlington. The Levitt also has a 24-hour information line at 817-543-4301.