Summer Concerts 2018



Every Thursday at 7:30 PM

June 14 - August 30

All concerts are FREE!


Order your special picnic from Praline at Glen Echo Park

while you enjoy an evening of great music. 


Dancers Welcome!


June 14:         The Mike Scoglio Band

June 21:         U.S. Marine Band - Dixieland Band

June 28:         Mystic Warriors

July 5:            Oasis Island Sounds

July 12:          U.S. Marine Band - Jazz Fusion Ensemble

July 19:          Alif Laila (Sitar)* & Suryaksha Deshpande (Tabla)

July 26:          Real Live Jazz Quartet

August 2:       Fast Eddie & The Slowpokes

August 9:       U.S. Marine Band - Free Country

August 16:     Justin Trawick and The Common Good

August 23:     James Bazen Big Band

August 30:     Texas Chainsaw Horns



Learn more about all our FREE summer concerts on our calendar >>


The Partnership thanks The Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rotary Foundation and the Maryland State Arts Council for their generous support of the Summer Concert Series. 


* This concert was made possible with a Maryland State Arts Council Touring Artist Grant.




FREE Parking!


The Bumper Car Pavilion is a covered, open-air pavilion. Concerts are held rain or shine. Bench seating is provided, or bring your own chair.


Make an evening of it!  Bring a picnic or visit Praline at Glen Echo Park for a pre-concert dinner in the picnic grove or at a table in Praline.


The historic Dentzel Carousel will be open from 7 - 9pm, $1.25/ride