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2021 Free & Cheap Summer Concerts in Huntsville and North Alabama

2021 Free & Cheap Summer Concerts in Huntsville and North Alabama

free summer concerts in huntsville and north alabama

Summer means long days and warm nights which makes it perfect for enjoying a little outdoor music. Lucky for us that Huntsville has lots of opportunities for your family to enjoy FREE music all summer long. We’ve rounded up free and cheap concerts in Huntsville and North Alabama to enjoy with your family this summer.

Free Summer Concerts in Huntsville & Beyond

City Lights & Stars Concert Series

Burritt on the Mountain City Lights and Stars
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Burritt on the Mountain, Huntsville
Select Fridays through September 10 | 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
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$10 – $25

This series will be held outdoors on select Fridays through September at Burritt’s Gazebo and Grounds. The City Lights and Stars Concert Series showcases a broad variety of family-friendly musical genres to include mambo, jazz, pop-funk, and more. The concerts will take place outdoors, rain or shine. For the safety of attendees, tickets must be purchased in advance and no tickets will be available at the gates.

Huntsville Concerts in the Park

Arts Huntsville Concerts in the Park
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Big Spring Park, Huntsville
Mondays June 7 – August 9 | 6:30PM-8PM
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Arts Huntsville and the City of Huntsville’s Department of Parks and Recreation will once again present the 2021 Concerts in the Park season. These concerts, held for ten weeks every Monday evening, begin June 7 and conclude August 9. The series will showcase a mix of musical genres from rock and roll, pop and top 40 to swing, country, bluegrass, Celtic and jazz. The series is free to the public; concertgoers should bring their own seating and leashed pets are welcome. Picnics are welcome, though concertgoers will have a variety of dinner choices available via local food trucks.

Let There Be Music in Madison!

photo of the back patio at Old Black Bear in Madison ALOld Black Bear patio, Madison (map)
Thursdays in July & September
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Here’s your chance to support The Arts & culture in the city of Madison! This new concert series will feature The Zooks, JED Eye, Jeff Tucker, and more! Donations accepted to benefit programming at the new Madison Rotary Performance Pavilion & outdoor amphitheater in Home Place Park.
July 8 – JED Eye
July 15 – Zion Bluegrass District
July 22 – Divided by Zero
July 29 – Calypso Visio
August 5 – Ben Luthy Band
August 12 – Jeff Tucker
August 19 – Winslow Davis
August 26 – Rob & the Red Beards
September 9 – The PMB
September 16 – Calypso Vision
September 23 – Boardertown
September 30 – The Zooks

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Concerts by the River

Concerts by the River Decatur
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Rhodes Ferry Park, Decatur
Mondays, June 7 – July 26 | 6-8PM
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Sponsored by the City of Decatur Parks and Recreation Department, this concert series on the banks of the Tennessee River runs every Monday in June and July (with the exception of the weeks of Memorial Day and Independence Day). These FREE concerts offer a wide variety of musical styles in a family-friendly setting. Guests are invited to bring blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets. Per Decatur City Ordinance, alcohol is not permitted in the park and pets must be leashed according to City laws.

Live Music at The Camp

The Camp at MidCity, Huntsville
Fridays & Saturdays at 7 p.m. | Sundays at 2 p.m.
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Enjoy live music at The Camp each weekend. Featuring various artists of all different genres, The Camp will host the free performances and be serving food and beverages throughout the summer. Enjoy these free concerts in Huntsville with the entire family.

MVAC Spring Concert Series

Errol Allan Park, Guntersville
Thursdays April 15 – May 20, 6:30PM-8:30PM
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Sponsored by the Mountain Valley Arts Council of Guntersville, Mountain Valley Arts Council continues its Spring Concert Series through May. You can expect great food trucks, kid’s games, face-painting, & amazing local music, all located within the Guntersville Arts & Entertainment District in Errol Allan Park. Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets! In the event of rain, the concert will be held at Bakers on Main.

May 6 – Mack Rice & The Riverbottom Band
May 13 – JED Eye
May 20 – Monkey Business

Singing on the Square Summer Concert Series

Limestone County Courthouse, Athens
Select Fridays May – August | 7-9PM
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This annual singing series hosted by the Athens-Limestone County Tourism Association features a variety of local talent on the select Fridays of the month from May to August on the Marion Street steps of the Limestone County Courthouse. No seating is provided, so camp and lawn chairs are suggested.  Come early and enjoy the stores and restaurants before the show. The rain location for this event is the Vietnam Veterans of Veterans Post 17915 West Elm Street in Athens.

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May 21 – Briana & Garrett Dean
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July – TBD
August – TBD

Stovehouse Live Music

Stovehouse is offering a slew of free live music all summer.

Dueling Pianos
Thursday through September 2 | 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
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Stovehouse Live
Fridays & Saturdays through September 11 | 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
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Sunday Serenades
Select Sundays through June | 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
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Throughout the summer months, Stovehouse will host several live music performance series. Grab some food and beverages and settle in on the Stovehouse lawn for the different performances. Be sure to enjoy these free concerts in Huntsville with the entire family.


Free concerts in Huntsville and North Alabama abound this year and are a great way to keep the family entertained.


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