Music in the Park – Olympia’s Own Summer Concert Series

by Ned Hayes and Christian Carvajal for OLY ARTS

Summer in Olympia means it is time to dust off your lawn chairs and pull out your coolers for the annual Music in the Park Summer Concert Series.

The Olympia Downtown Association presents a series of summer concerts beginning on July 6 and running through August 24. (Full schedule in PDF here) Click on any band name for a closer look.


JULY 6 – Randy Linder Band (classic rock) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

JULY 13 – The Olson Brothers Band (country) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

JULY 20 – Pumphouse (classic rock) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

JULY 27 – Swing 49 (gypsy jazz) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

AUGUST 3 – Blind Facsimile (classic rock) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

AUGUST 5 – Blues County Sheriff (old-school blues) 7:00 – 8:30 PM (Port Plaza)

AUGUST 10 – DBST (funk) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

AUGUST 17 – The Tickled Pinks (swing) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

AUGUST 24 – The 56th Army Band (jazz) 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Sylvester Park)

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