Summer is coming. That means a few things for New York City: Warmer weather, weirder smells and a ton of free concerts. In addition to the citywide SummerStage concert series, Brooklynites will be treated to the Celebrate Brooklyn! concert series at Prospect Park.
Celebrate Brooklyn! Announces Free Concerts
Organizers recently released information on a handful of free shows that will feature St. Vincent, Dum Dum Girls, Warpaint and more. In addition to the free concerts, the National, Neutral Milk Hotel, Jack Johnson and many more will be performing at Celebrate Brooklyn! as well. Tickets for those show are on sale now.
Notable Free Shows:
June 21 – Dum Dum Girls, Hospitality and TEEN
June 26 – Warpaint and Yellowbirds
June 27 – Shovels & Rope, Valerie June and Shakey Graves
July 5 – Robert Glasper Experiment featuring Talib Kweli, Glenn Kotche and Aja Monet
July 19 – Deltron 3030 and Nomadic Massive
July 24 – Nickel Creek
August 9 – St. Vincent and San Fermin
Click here for a full schedule of this year’s events.
Animal Collective performs at Celebrate Brooklyn! 2011
Article by Jason Schellhardt