New Jersey's parks and beaches host many outdoor concert series that run throughout the whole summer! The best part? They're FREE! Here is our list of the hottest places to rock out on a summer night without dipping into your wallet.


Bergen County


Tuesdays and Thursdays (except July 4), 8:30 pm
At the Band Shell Veteran's Field, behind the public library on North Maple Ave.

Old Tappan

Wednesdays, 7–9 pm
Oakes Park, 184 Central Ave.

Burlington County


Wednesdays, 7 pm
June 30; July 1, 7,8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29; August 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
Burlington County Amphitheater, 5 Pioneer Blvd.

Camden County


Mondays, 8 pm
Camden Waterfront (Wiggins Park Marina)

Essex County


Mondays and Tuesdays in July and August, 7 pm
Town Green and Brookside Park


Essex County Free Summer Music Concert Series
Fridays, 7:30 pm
Brookdale Park


June 25; July 16, 23, 30, 7–8:30pm
Taylor Park, 100 Main St.

Hudson County


Thursdays, 7 pm
Amphitheatre at Sinatra Park, Sinatra Ave.

Hunterdon County


Thursdays, June 29th–August 17th, 7 pm
Deer Path Park, 120 West Woodschurch Rd.

Mercer County


June 28; July 9, 18, 26
Richardson Auditorium, Alexander Hall


Thursdays from June 22–August 24, 6–8 pm
Courtyard at Princeton Shopping Center

Monmouth County


Tuesdays July 5-August 16, 6:30–8pm
Freehold Raceway Mall, outside of the Cheesecake Factory


Thursdays in June, July and August, 7:30–9:30 pm
Hall of Records

Long Branch

Thursdays, June 15-August 31, 7–9 pm|
Festival Plaza in Pier Village

Sandy Hook

Wednesdays, 6 pm
Beach E

Morris County


Wednesdays, 7-8:30 pm
Grace Lord Park, W. Main St. & Essex Ave.

Morris Township

Tuesdays, 7 pm
Gazebo at Ginty Field, 50 Woodland Ave.


Fridays, 7–9 pm
​DiLorenzo Park, Dell Ave.


Sundays in July and August, 3–5 pm
Park Lake Gazebo on Mt. Hope Rd.

Passaic County

Little Falls

Thursdays, 5-8:30 pm
Memorial Park Gazebo, Wilmore Rd.


Every other Friday and Saturday, 6:30 pm
Sullivan Square, Parker Ave.

Somerset County

Bernards Township

Tuesdays in July, 7 pm
Pleasant Valley Park

Union County


Tuesdays, 7:30 pm
Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, 400 North Wood Ave.


Starts Friday, June 24; check website for entire summer schedule/concert listings
Echo Lake Park, Springfield Ave.


Downtown Rahway
1 City Hall Plaza

Are we missing any? Comment below and let us know!