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Outdoor Concert Calendar / June 2018

Jack White performs at Artpark on June 8


Artpark Concert Series

5 p.m. at Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater (450 S 4th St., Lewiston; artpark.net)

June 2: Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, The Head And The Heart

June 8: Jack White

June 12: Steven Tyler and The Loving Mary Band

June 19: Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers with The Wood Brothers

June 26: Blue Rodeo with Colin James


Alternative Buffalo’s Kerfuffle Summer Show

1 p.m. at Canalside (44 Prime St; alternativebuffalo.com/events/kerfuffle-2018)

June 16: AWOLnation


Annual Flag Day Concert

June 10: 7:30 p.m. at Cheektowaga Community Symphony Orchestra

(Cheektowaga Town Park Amphitheater, 2600 Harlem Road, Cheektowaga; cheektowagasymphony.com or 895-1047)

The Cheektowaga Community Symphony Orchestra performs at Cheektowaga Town Park Amphitheater.


BBQ & Blues Bash

June 15: 5 p.m. on Illinois Street in Buffalo’s Historic Cobblestone District.

Enjoy live blues, barbecue food, and beer while supporting the children and families served by Gateway Longview.


Botanical Gardens

6 to 9 p.m. at Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (2655 S. Park Ave.; buffalogardens.com or 827-1584)

June 27: Starry Night in the Garden


Buffalo River Fest Concert Series

Every Wednesday from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at 249 Ohio St. (valleycommunityassociation.xyz)

June 6: Hit List

June 13: Crash Cadillac

June 20: Reset to Vinyl

June 27: Wide Right


CMAC Summer Concert Series

Finger Lakes Community College (3355 Marvin Sands Dr., Canandaigua, cmacevents.com)

June 16: Sturgill Simpson

June 23: John Fogerty/ZZ Top

June 30: Roger Daltrey


Darien Lake Concert Series

Darien Lake Amphitheater (9993 Alleghany Road Darien Center; darienboxoffice.com)

June 3: Top Dawg Entertainment: The Championship Tour

June 19: Dead and Company

June 24: Zac Brown Band: Down the Rabbit Hole Live!

June 27: Dave Matthews Band

June 28: Chris Stapleton


Jackson-Triggs Amphitheatre

8 p.m. (2145 Stone Rd./Regional Rd. 55, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario; 866-559-4637 or greatestatesniagara.com)

June 7–9: Sam Roberts Band

June 15: Whitehorse

June 16: Broken Social Scene

June 22–23: Serena Ryder


Live at Larkin Summer Concert Series

5 p.m. (745 Seneca St.; larkinsquare.com or 362-2665)

June 6: Big Mean Sound Machine w/ Miller & The Other Sinners

June 13: Buffalo Blues Benefit for Veterans

June 20: Sun Records Tribute Night w/Kickstart Rumble

June 27: Wild Adriatic with The Tins


M&T Plaza Tunes at Noon

12 p.m, Monday–Friday June 12 through August 25 at One M&T Plaza; more info here.

Monday, June 11 - Hit ‘N Run

Tuesday, June 12 - The Tommy Z Band

Wednesday, June 13 - Westminster Community Charter School

Thursday, June 14 - West of the Mark

Friday, June 15 - Tom Stahl and The Dangerfields


Monday, June 18 - Old School B-Boys

Tuesday, June 19 - Winelight

Wednesday, June 20 - Mark Mazur and “The Little Big Band”

Thursday, June 21 - LeeRon Zydeco and The Hot Tamales

Friday, June 22 - Pointless Brothers Band


Monday, June 25 - Total Eclipse & The Buffalo Horns

Tuesday, June 26 - Beatlemagic

Wednesday, June 27 - Disco Duck

Thursday, June 28 - Will Holton

Friday, June 29 - The Chicago Authority


Make Music Day WNY

June 21: All day at select locations around Buffalo and Niagara (makemusicday.org/western-ny)

Make Music Western NY is a live, free musical celebration on June 21, the longest day of the year, with concerts on streets, sidewalks, and parks across the city.


Music On Main Concert Series

6–9 p.m. along Main Street in the Village, Williamsville

Every Thursday evening, listen to live bands perform. Stroll the village, dine in the village, and be entertained.

June 14: 

Sorrentino's: Crash Pad
Glenn Park Tavern: 14 Willful Misconduct
The Irishman: Invisible Touch
​Elderwood: Bruce Shaffstall
Moor Pat: Growlers
Eagle House: MJ & The Way
Milo's: Cresendo
D'Avolio: The Enderle Experience
Cabernet's Wine Café: Dana Manzella

Rock St.: House Band
MTK Prime: Camryn

June 21:​

Sorrentino's: Busted Stuff
Glenn Park Tavern: MJ & The Way
The Irishman: The Trend
​Elderwood: Kari Ann Huck
Moor Pat: Redwood
Eagle House: Max Muscato
Milo's: Dale Tolliver
D'Avolio: Mindy Davey
Cabernet's Wine Café: Buffalo Barn Katz

Rock St.: The Traveling Nobodies
MTK Prime: Essence Unplugged

June 28:​

Sorrentino's: Time Pirates
Glenn Park Tavern: The Trend
The Irishman: Unleash The Lion
​Elderwood: Mindy Davey
Moor Pat: Big Sauce Trio
Eagle House: Maria Angelova
Milo's: The Good Guys
D'Avolio: Kari Ann Huck
Cabernet's Wine Café: Vincent Bonelli

Rock St.: Someday Maybe
MTK Prime: Dale Toliver


Party On The Portico

(One Museum Court; buffalohistory.org or 873 9644)

At each Party on the Portico, guests enjoy upbeat live music, free appetizers, cash bar, free 15-minute mini-tours of the History Museum, door prize drawings, and great views of Mirror Lake, Delaware Park and the Japanese Garden.

June 15: Starts 5:30 p.m. at The Buffalo History Museum


Tonawandas Gateway Harbor Park

Bands play at 6 p.m./8 p.m. (15 Webster St., North Tonawanda, tonwandagatewayharbor.com)

June 3: 12–7 p.m., Taste of the Tonawandas

June 13: 6 p.m., Rock Show/8 p.m., Nerds Gone Wild

June 20: 6 p.m., The Informers/8 p.m. ASP (All Star Project)

June 27: 6 p.m., Toast/8 p.m., Stoneflower


Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino Outdoor Concert Series

8 p.m. at Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino (777 Seneca Allegany Blvd., Salamanca; senecaalleganycasino.com)

June 15: The Machine Performs Pink Floyd

June 16: Martina McBride and Special Guest


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