Here are some of the concerts and music events happening this weekend and next week in the Sacramento area. For more detailed information on these events and many more go to www.eMusiConnect.com .
Concerts, Music Events, and The Sacramento Music Scene This Week:
Friday, June 18th: Friday Night Concerts in The Park at Cesar Chavez Plaza on 10th & J Streets in Sacramento. This week: The Secretions – The Schruggs – The Four Eyes – The Enlows. Concerts are Free and run from 5-9PM. All Ages/Beer Garden for 21+
Saturday, June 19th: Pops in The Park Summer Concert Series will take place this week at Bertha Henschel Park on 160 45th ST in Sacramento. The concert will feature SwingMasters, begins at 6PM, and is free.
Saturday, June 19th: Pet-a-Palooza will feature plenty of activities for you and your dog to enjoy including live music from Barenaked Ladies – Alex Band from The Calling – Contagious – Dave Zaragoza. The event will take place at Rusch Park at Antelope & Auburn Road in Citrus Heights and also includes a kids zone, a beer garden, and a variety of animal non-profit organizations. 10AM-4PM/Free.
Saturday, June 19th – Sunday, June 20th: Ninth Annual Sacramento Juneteenth Celebration of Freedom with theatre and live music performances, a parade, childrens activities, and a Gospel Extravaganza & Golf Tournament on Sunday. Events will take place at William Land Park on Freeport BLVD and Sutterville Road from 11AM-6PM SAT and 7:30AM-5PM on SUN.
Thursday, June 24th: Hot Lunch Summer Concert Series at Fremont Park on 16th & Q Street in Sacramento. Dog Party and Simpl3Jack will perform from 11:30 – 1PM, and concerts are Free.
Thursday, June 24th: Hapa at Harlows in Sacramento. Concert begins at 7:30PM. Tickets are $25.
Concert Tickets On Sale This Week:
Neil Young at Mondavi Center UC Davis on Thursday, July 15th. Tickets are $89.50 – $199.50. On Sale SAT 6/19
Primus with El Mariachi at Sacramento Memorial Auditorium on Tuesday, September 14th. On Sale SAT 6/19.
Wisin y Yandel at Arco Arena on Friday, August 13th. Tickets are $33.50 – $73.50. On Sale FRI 6/18.
The Local Music Scene:
Friday, June 18th:
Jerry Perry presents The Blue Diamonds – Phantom Jets – Death Ledger Old Ironsides 9PM/$7
The Go Getters – Hypnotic IV – Vintage Vandals at Blue Lamp 9PM
Pop Fiction at Marilyns 9PM/$7
Mery Me at Torch Club 9PM/$12
Racel Lomax – Light The Beacon Fires – Ian McGlone at Fox & Goose 9PM/$3
F*ck Fridays with Shaun Slaughter – Jon Droll – Roger Carpio at Townhouse 9PM/$3-$5
The Hits at Harlows 10PM/$10
Brandon Tyler – Kyle Williams – Autumn Sky at Naked Lounge Downtown 8:30PM/$5
CrookOne TGIF at Golden Bear 10PM/No Cover
DJ Billy Lane at Park Ultra Lounge 10PM
Get Down To The Champion Sound with DJ Esef with The Capitol City Rockers at Capitol Garage 10PM/$5
Reggae at The Red at JB’s Lounge-Red Lion 8PM/$10
Live Reggae hosted by Urban Hive at Swabbies On The River 6PM/No Cover
Tom & Sophie – Mandolin Avenue at Lunas 9PM/$6
Essex at Crawdads on the River 9PM
Saturday, June 19th:
Andy McKee with Johnny Dickinson at 7:30/$15 at Harlows
Sea of Bees CD Release with John Vanderslice – Doombird at Townhouse 8:30PM/$7
Knock Knock – San Kazakgascar – Hot PV – Modlins at Old Ironsides 9:30PM/$7
Mae McCoy & The Neon Stars – Miss Lonely Hearts at Fox & Goose 9PM/$3
Suck My Peppers (Red Hot Chili Peppers Tribute) – Caveat – Ralphnee at Capitol Garage 10PM/$5
Contagious Friendship – Don’t Tell Nick at Blue Lamp 9PM
Midlife Confidential at Marilyns 9PM/$7
Pat Wilder at The Torch Club 9PM/$7
DJ Whores at The Golden Bear 10PM/No Cover
Mix Saturdays with DJ Michael Moss at Mix Downtown 9PM
DJ Jus James at Park Ultra Lounge 10PM
Molly Mawks – Karen Valdez at Naked Coffee Lounge 8PM/$5
Ricky Berger – Adrian Bourgeois at Luigis Fungarden 8PM/$6
Square 1 at Swabbies on the River 5PM
Jazz After Dark at JB’s Lounge-Red Lion 7PM/$12
Sunday, June 20th:
DJ Wokstar 10PM/$5 at Blue Lamp
Brunch Beats with DJ Katz at Aura 11AM
Zach Zeller – Dick Larson – Clark Reese at Naked Coffee Lounge 8PM/$5
Reggae By The Pool at The Radisson Hotel 4-8PM $10 Adutls $5(12-16YRS)
Blues Jam at 4PM & Mind X at Torch Club 8PM/$6
Indigenous at Marilyns 7:30PM/$15
Salsa Sunday at MoMo Lounge 7PM
Diva Show at Faces 9PM/$5
Jenkins Trio at The Shady Lady Saloon 9PM
The Corner Pocket Band at Swabbies on the River 3PM/No Cover