Atlantic Grill Music by the Sea Summer Concerts
Thursday evenings in July, 6-8:30pm
Under the festive tent, on the lawn of the Seacoast Science Center, rain or shine.
Date: Thursday, July 7, 2016 – Thursday, July 28, 2016
The Atlantic Grill Music by the Sea concert series, held Thursday evenings in July at the Seacoast Science Center, brings some of New England’s hottest bands to the Seacoast. Enjoy great tunes and the fabulous seaside setting while supporting the Center’s ocean education mission and Marine Mammal Rescue Program.
- July 7 Joshua Tree
- July 14 Entrain
- July 21 Jumbo Circus Peanuts
- July 28 Beatles for Sale
$12 for adults and $2 for children ages 3-12; under 3 are free.
Member families can purchase their tickets at half-price; join today and save!
Tickets are required and may be purchased at the Center, online, or at the gate.
A ticket admits one person to any one of the concerts in the series.
Please note that holders of a Library Pass do not qualify for half-price concert tickets.
About the Atlantic Grill Music by the Sea Concert Series 2016
Our Atlantic Grill Music by the Sea concert series is heralded as a family-favorite summer event, complete with great music, unparalleled seaside dancing, and delicious picnic-style dining, all for a great cause.
The season kicks off on Thursday evening, July 7 with the premier U2 tribute band, Joshua Tree. Joshua Tree awes the crowd with their remarkable reproduction of the world’s most popular rock band.
Be sure to arrive early on July 14 when Entrain rocks the shore. Entrain has proven to be a favorite of our concert fans and has brought sell-out crowds. The band is praised for its ability to shift effortlessly between musical styles—from rock, blues, calypso and ska, to zydeco, jazz and funk—all based around drums and an infectious rhythm.
One of the most fun-loving, local party bands is back on July 21; Jumbo Circus Peanuts. The big bands’ swinging-pop-jazz, crazy costumes and tossed-into-the-crowd beaded necklaces keep the crowd on their feet all evening.
Beatles for Sale joins the series for the first time on July 28 and is sure to be crowd-pleaser! The 2015 Limelight Music Award’s Tribute Band of the Year will have the whole family singing along and dancing the night away to your favorite Beatles tunes.
Concerts are held under our festive tent on the lawn of the Center, rain or shine. Bring a beach blanket or chair, pack a picnic, or purchase freshly grilled dinner and beverages on site. Concert-goers can enjoy the Center and its exhibits, free with concert admission. Alcohol and dogs may not be brought into the park; adult beverages available for purchase.
The music begins at 6:00 p.m.; gates open at 5:00 p.m. for dining. Tickets are required and are $12 for adults and $2 for children ages 3-12; under 3 are free. Tickets are available at the Center, at the gate or online. Tickets are good for any one of the five concerts in the series.
Members can purchase their tickets at half-price. You can join online or at the gate and enjoy all the benefits membership offers, including on-the-spot discounted concert tickets! Please note that holders of a Library Membership Pass do not qualify for half-price concert tickets. For more information, call 603-436-8043.
The Atlantic Grill Music by the Sea concert series is also sponsored by Allegra of Portsmouth, Baker Newman Noyes, Exeter Events & Tents, Liberty Mutual, People’s United Bank, Piscataqua Savings Bank, ReVision Energy, Seacoast Media Group, Union of Concerned Scientists, WMUR TV9, z107 radio and 95.3 The Bull.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Contact Nichole at n.rutherford or 603-436-8043, ext. 26 to learn more.
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