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Toledo’s Outdoor Music Scene

We’ve rounded up the Toledo area's live music outdoors this summer so you can sit outside and soak in the sun and the tunes as much as possible!

Toledo is also hosting several nationally touring acts for you to enjoy this summer!

Promenade Pavilion Concert Series
A mix of local and national musicians playing a variety of genres will perform on an outdoor stage this summer at Promenade Park. Guests are able to watch performances on an outdoor screen, and food trucks and refreshments will be available during each concert.

Toledo Zoo Amphitheater Live Nation Summer Concerts
Head to the Toledo Zoo Amphitheater for nationally touring acts gracing the iconic outdoor setting on warm summer nights.

Hensville Live! Summer Concerts
For select dates this summer, Hensville Live! will take place across the street from Fifth Third Field on the Owens Corning stage. This year, a Toledo Mud Hens ticket will double as entrance to the concert that night.

Live Music at Centennial Terrace
Centennial Terrace has become Northwest Ohio’s premier outdoor concert and event venue. While holding crowds of up to 3,500, the facility plays host to national acts, regional bands, and other major local events.


There’s also plenty of talent in the Toledo area to keep you jammin’ all season long with free and affordable local music series.

Jazz In The Garden
Toledo Botanical Garden, Thursdays July 11 - September 5
Warm summer nights and cool jazz in the garden. This season, once again, features some of the best regional artists.

Lunch at Levis
Levis Square park, Thursdays, June - September
One of the longest running outdoor music series in downtown Toledo, and now one of the best spots to experience the food truck scene.

Levis Commons Summer Music Series
Dates Announced Soon
The other Levis has it going on, too! Head over to the Town Center at Levis Commons in Perrysburg for some great local music and eats. Free.

Music at Main Library
Select Wednesdays, June 5 - July 31
Bring a packed lunch and a chair or blanket to the Main Branch library and enjoy live music from various local artists. Check the event calendar for more special performances too!

Music at Maumee Branch Library
Select Tuesdays, June 18, July 16 and August 6
Hear the Maumee Community Band on the Maumee Branch library's front lawn on select evenings this summer.

Music at the Museum
Wood County Museum | June 13, July 11, August 8 and September 19
The Wood County Museum will hosting its 2nd annual concert series “Music at the Museum Presented by Visit BG Ohio”, a free concert featuring Live Music on the east wing porch of the historic County Home building on four dates in 2024.

Music Vine Concert Series
Fridays, April 26 through May 31
As the weather gets warmer, pack your picnic and join Bittersweet Farms for lunch, music, and dancing on the farm.

Music in the Gardens
577 Foundation | Second Saturday of each month May through October
Enjoy listening to the sweet sounds drifting as you stroll through the gardens at 577 Foundation. Concerts take place on the outdoor stage on select weekend dates. We recommend bringing a blanket or chair. Pack and bring a snack or lunch for the perfect afternoon at 577 Foundation.

Music Under the Stars
Toledo Zoo Amphitheater, Sundays 
Enjoy summer evenings, sitting in the historic Amphitheatre, listening to live music while surrounded by family, friends and…the entire animal kingdom!

Noon Tunes
Wildwood Preserve Metropark, Select Dates this summer
Bring a lawn chair and your lunch to Wildwood Preserve and relax for an hour on the Manor House grounds and enjoy local musical artists. Program cancelled if raining.

Opera Outdoors Summer Concert Series
Dates Announced Soon
Enjoy the operatic voices of the Toledo Opera as they perform on the porch of the Manor House. 

Paddle & Groove | Music on the Maumee
Select Wednesdays, July - September
There's a great new way for you to enjoy a summer evening in Toledo – Black Swamp Conservancy is launching a new concert series on the Maumee River! One Wednesday per month from July through September, they'll board a band onto a pontoon boat and take off down the river, playing all the way.

TAPA in the Parks | Family Fun Days
Sundays, July 14, 21, 28, and August 4, 2024 | 2 - 5 p.m. 
Family Fun Days will include live performances by musicians from the Toledo Symphony, instrument demonstrations, music enrichment classes, dance classes, and other interactive activities. Family Fun Days will take place on