Rockwall’s 2024 Concert by the Lake Series

Get ready for an unforgettable summer with Rockwall’s annual “Concert by the Lake” series, happening every Thursday night from May through July. Set against the beautiful backdrop of The Harbor, these free concerts offer a fantastic mix of musical genres and tribute bands. Whether you’re a local or planning a visit, here’s why you should add these nights to your summer calendar:

Detailed Band Lineup and What to Expect:

May Lineup:

  • May 2: Rockwall Philharmonic – Kick off the series with a symphonic blast as the Rockwall Philharmonic performs a special Star Wars themed evening. Perfect for families and fans of the iconic saga! More about Rockwall Philharmonic.
  • May 9: Memphis Soul – This talented group will soothe your soul with smooth Jazz and classic R&B hits. It’s a night to relax and unwind. Check out Memphis Soul.
  • May 16: Nevermind – Dive into the grunge era with a tribute to Nirvana. Expect a night of nostalgia with hits like “Smells Like Teen Spirit.”
  • May 23: RED – Taylor Swift fans will delight in RED, a tribute band that captures Taylor’s early hits and recent chart-toppers. Sing along to your favorite Swift songs!
  • May 30: Jukebox Heroes – This party band brings energy to the stage with covers of popular hits from various decades. They’re sure to get you dancing! Discover Jukebox Heroes.

June Lineup:

  • June 6: Bidi Bidi Banda – Celebrate the music of Selena with this fantastic tribute band, renowned for their authentic representation of Selena’s spirit and sound. Explore Bidi Bidi Banda.
  • June 13: Escape – Take a “journey” with Escape, the Journey tribute band that brings the best of 80s rock to life. Check out Escape.
  • June 20: Soulful Soundz – Immerse yourself in the deep, soulful rhythms of R&B with Soulful Soundz, a band that blends classic soul with contemporary beats. More about Soulful Sounds.
  • June 27: Lone Star Skynyrd – Experience the essence of Southern rock with this tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd, complete with epic guitar solos and rich vocals. Explore Lone Star Skynyrd.

July Lineup:

  • July 11: IDT Band – This diverse party band covers a wide range of music, ensuring there’s something for everyone. From pop hits to classic rock, IDT Band will keep the party alive.
  • July 18: Bad Moon Rising – Enjoy a night of nostalgia with the music of Creedence Clearwater Revival, performed by the talented Bad Moon Rising. Discover Bad Moon Rising.
  • July 25: David Whiteman Band – Close out the concert series with the high-energy sounds of the David Whiteman Band, known for their dynamic performances and wide-ranging musical repertoire. Learn about David Whiteman Band.

Photo Credit: Debbie Waffer

Making the Most of Your Visit:

Each concert is held from 7-9 PM at 2059 Summer Lee Drive in Rockwall, a perfect setting for an evening out. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets, pack some snacks or grab dinner at one of the nearby restaurants, and enjoy the music with friends and family. These events are free, making them a great addition to your summer entertainment options without breaking the bank.

Why It Matters:

The “Concert by the Lake” series not only brings high-quality music to the community but also supports local businesses around The Harbor. It’s a celebration of community, music, and local talent, enriching Rockwall’s cultural scene and offering a fantastic way for people to come together.

For more details and any last-minute updates, make sure to regularly check Play Rockwall.

Don’t miss this chance to experience the magic of live music in a picturesque setting. Whether you’re looking to enjoy some classic hits, discover new favorites, or simply enjoy a night out under the stars, Rockwall’s Concert by the Lake series promises something for everyone. Come out and make your summer nights memorable!