One of the best Huntington Beach entertainment deals of the summer is the Huntington Beach Central Park Concert series.
The Huntington Beach Concert Band Summer Series event presents Huntington Beach Concerts in the Park every Sunday at 5 pm, from June 28 to September 6. Concerts are held at the Huntington Beach Central Park behind the Huntington Beach Library at 7111 Talbert Avenue (Corner of Goldenwest and Talbert).
The Huntington Beach Concerts in the Park are free.
The Huntington Beach Concerts in the Park are played on the band shell in the grass area behind the Central Park Library. Park your car in the Huntington Beach Library parking lot and walk along the cement path down the hill on the back side of the library.
On July 19, August 2, August 9, August 23, and September 6, the concerts will be preceded by 30 minutes of free swing dance lessons starting at 4:15 pm. Wear your dancing shoes.
A concert schedule is below. For more information, call (714) 891-6456 or see the HB Concerts Facebook page.
Huntington Beach Concerts in the Park Schedule
June 28 Huntington Beach Concert Band Blue Americana! Featuring Ann Patrick Green performing Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.
July 5 Night Blooming Jazzmen Traditional Dixieland Band
July 12 Shoreline Symphonic Winds Classical favorites, show tunes, and marches
July 19 Yari Moré Latin Band Playing the best of sizzling Latin music styles: Salsa, Cumbia, Merengue, Boleros, Cha-Cha, and more. Free Latin and Swing dance lesson with Oleg at 4:15 pm preceding the concert.
July 26 Huntington Beach Concert Band Side-by-Side Concert with outstanding local high school musicians joining a program of popular marches and melodies.
August 2 Jamie Wood & Daddy-O! Local artists performing blues, vintage jazz, jump, swing, and boogie-woogie. Free Latin and Swing dance lesson with Oleg at 4:15 pm preceding the concert.
August 9 The Wiseguys Big Band Machine Blend of swing and jazz, Rat Pack style. Free Swing dance lesson with Michael and Olivia at 4:15 pm preceding the concert.
August 16 Covina Concert Band and Huntington Beach Concert Band Americana, Broadway show tunes, marches, and more. 100+ performers.
August 23 Bob DeSena Exciting Latin jazz and fiery rhythms in the legendary tradition of Tito Puente and Cal Tjader, winner of LA Music Awards “Jazz Artist of the Year 2014.” Free Latin and Swing dance lesson with Oleg at 4:15 pm preceding the concert.
August 30 Laguna Beach Community Band A traditional concert band, always an audience favorite.
September 6 Mike Henebry Orchestra Internationally acclaimed orchestra authentically recreating music of the famous Big Bands of the Swing Era. Free Latin and Swing dance lesson with Oleg at 4:15 pm preceding the concert.