Silver Spring Swings!
Put on your “dancing flip-flops!” Silver Spring’s Thursday night Summer Concerts are a perfect, free night out for the whole family. You can groove to the tunes on long summer nights while your kids enjoy games. Silver Spring’s long running and popular Thursday Night Concerts kickoff on June 23 with a mix of crowd favorites and new offerings in the Silver Spring Season.
Silver Spring Thursday Night Concert performances are free and take place on Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. The outdoor performances are presented at the Silver Spring Civic Building on Veterans Plaza, One Veterans Place. Performances are canceled due to weather only if it is raining at 7:00pm.
June 23- La Unica, Latin Celtic Rhythms
Latin rhythms, Spanish vocals, and Celtic instruments combine for an upbeat danceable fusion.
June 30 - Moxie Blues Band, Blues
The six piece Moxie Blues Band plays blues and blues rock with a touch of Southern rock to rev up the crowd for summer.
July 7- Josh Christina, Rockabilly
Baltimore-based rockabilly artist, Josh Christina, is just a good ol' American country boy who inherited his musical chops from his biological father (a drummer), his mother (Baltimore-area singer Patti Christina), and his grandmother, who was a big band singer in the '40's and '50's. Josh spent the past 15 years honing his sound - a combination of the country, classic rock, big band and the rockabilly he was raised on.
July 14 - Ocho de Bastos, Latin Pop
Latin Pop band Ocho de Bastos (Eight of Clubs) blends powerful drums, Latin percussion and catchy brass riffs with a unique guitar sound.
July 21 - Guys In Thin Ties, ‘80s Alternative
Guys In Thin Ties is an alternative ‘80s band that plays your favorite hard driving tunes from the era of MTV and rad music videos.
July 28 - Route 66, Classic Rock and Country
Route 66, also known as Club 66, plays jams that will get the audience pumped! They play everything from rock & roll, classic rock, blues, Motown, boogie woogie, and old school country. Their music will have you up and moving, and breaking a sweat.
August 4 - Elliot Levine, R&B and Funk
This popular R&B and Funk pianist has toured with Wilson Pickett, Heatwave, and Brian McKnight.
August 11 - Gary and the Groove, Rock and Roll
Gary and the Groove will have you moving your feet to their rock and roll music from all decades including the 50s to the 90s and even some hits from today. They will have you clapping your hands and swinging your hips to their upbeat music.