2018 Concerts in the Park Line-up
The return of spring means the return of Tampa's longest running and most beloved concert series; Friday Concerts in the Park. Celebrating 31 years of high-quality entertainment, Friday Concerts in the Park are held every Friday evening, April 6 – May 25. The eight-week series highlights music of different genres to satisfy all tastes -- from rock to blues to country to jazz.
Friday Concerts in the Park is a fun, family-friendly way showcasing the area’s variety of musical talent. Concertgoers should bring low-back lawn chairs or blankets for seating. Picnics are welcome at the Concerts, but local food trucks and vendors will also be onsite. Leashed dogs allowed. Thanks to our sponsors, the concerts are FREE.
All concerts start at 7 p.m. Concerts in April take place in Water Works Park, located at 1710 N. Highland Avenue, and this year the concerts in May take place in historic River Tower Park, located at 401 E. Bird Street.
2018 Friday Extra Concert Series Line-up
April 6 Chad Montana (Country) Water Works Park
April 13 Dick Rumore’s Jazz Cellar Orchestra (Jazz) Water Works Park
presented by Ulele Restaurant
April 20 Jimmy Griswold Band (Blues/Rock) Water Works Park
April 27 Orquesta Infinidad (Salsa) Water Works Park
May 5 TC Carr & The Bolts of Blue (Blues) River Tower Park
May 11 Chello Hollyday (Motown) River Tower Park
May 18 Displace (Funk Fusion) River Tower Park
May 25 The Cadillac Cowboys (Country) River Tower Park
Friday Concerts in the Park is produced the Friends of Tampa Recreation, Inc. and the City Tampa Parks & Recreation Department. Event sponsors include Tampa Bay Times\tbt, Q105, b98.7, 99.5 QYK, WFLA News Channel 8 and Clear Channel Outdoor.
Kitty Lyons, 813-966 5505 or Linda Carlo, 813-260-9052
Friends of Tampa Recreation, Inc.