2023 Summer Concert Series by the Lake

Make the most of your summer weekends! On select Sunday evenings from May through September, head to the lawn at Pleasant Hill City Hall with a picnic and your family and friends to hear your favorite local bands.

What Is the Summer Concert Series by the Lake?

One of Pleasant Hill's popular annual events, this summer concert series features some of the top bands and local musicians from the East Bay area. It is a free, family-friendly event featuring live music in a lovely natural outdoor setting by a small lake. You are welcome to bring your own food and beverages for a picnic, or you can purchase tasty snacks and refreshments from a rotating selection of food trucks that will be stationed near the event.


The Summer Concert Series is held on the lawn near City Hall's lake, at 100 Gregory Lane in Pleasant Hill.


The 2023 Summer Concert Series by the Lake takes place on Sunday evenings every two weeks from 6 to 9 pm, beginning on May 28 and recurring every other Sunday through September 3.

What to Bring?

  • Lawn chairs
  • Blankets
  • A picnic and beverages
  • Family and friends
  • Dancing shoes


The 2023 lineup of artists is:

May 28 - Crossman Connection
Jun 11 - Van Goat
Jun 25 - Hey Hey Mama
Jul 9 - Tom Rigney & Flambeau
Jul 23 - Jinx Jones & the Kingtones
Aug 6 - The Groove Doctors
Aug 20 - Native Elements
Sep 3 - The Big Jangle

For information on the summer schedule of bands, please click here.