A guide to this summer’s biggest music events in Birmingham

Photo via Iron City Bham

Here’s your guide to this summer’s biggest music events happening in Birmingham. From hard rock to Mozart, you’re sure to find something that you’ll love.

Iron City

  • Citizen Cope
    • When: June 19, 8PM
    • Where: Iron City Bham, 513 22nd Street S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    • Admission: Tickets starting at $26
  • Shoot to Thrill
    • When: July 5, 8PM
    • Where: Iron City Bham, 513 22nd Street S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    • Admission: Tickets starting at $10
  • Other shows include Jo Dee Messina, Billy Bob Thornton and the Boxmasters, Kenny Neal and more. Click here for more information.

Art on the Rocks

  • Con Brio
    • When: June 14
    • Where: Birmingham Museum of Art, 2000 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35203
    • Admission: $15 for members, $25 for non-members
  • Durand Jones & the Indicators
    • When: July 12
    • Where: Birmingham Museum of Art, 2000 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35203
    • Admission: $15 for members, $25 for non-members
  • Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears
    • When: August 9
    • Where: Birmingham Museum of Art, 2000 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35203
    • Admission: $15 for members, $25 for non-members
  • Click here for more information.
Art on the Rocks is the perfect event for anyone who loves music and art. Photo via Birmingham Museum of Art

Symphony in the Summer

  • Mozart Under the Stars
    • When: June 7, 8PM
    • Where: Railroad Park, 600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    • Admission: FREE
  • Symphonic Celebration
    • When: June 8, 8PM
    • Where: Railroad Park, 600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    • Admission: FREE
  • Family Fun Day
    • When: June 9, 6PM
    • Where: Railroad Park, 600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    • Admission: FREE
  • Click here for more information.
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Symphony in the Summer. Photo via Alabama Symphony Orchestra

Birmingham Freedom Fest

Moss Fest Summer Showcase

  • All artists free to perform
    • When: July 11, 9PM
    • Where: Eastside Lounge, 4116 Messer Airport Highway Birmingham, AL 35222
    • Admission: $12.33
  • Click here for more information.

Workplay

  • The M-80s
    • When: June 15, 8PM
    • Where: Workplay, 500 23rd Street S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    • Admission: $15
  • Preston Lovinggood
    • When: June 22, 8PM
    • Where: Workplay, 500 23rd Street S, Birmingham, AL 35233
    • Admission: $15
  • Other shows include Alvin Garrett, Donna the Buffalo and more. Click here for more information.
Preston Lovinggood. Photo via Preston Lovinggood

Secret Stages

  • Lineup TBA
    • When: August 2-3
    • Where: Avondale Entertainment District Corner of 2nd Ave and 41st Street S, Birmingham, AL 35222
    • Admission: Tickets starting at $35
  • Click here for more information.

Oak Mountain Amphitheatre

  • Brad Paisley
    • When: July 19, 7:30PM
    • Where: Oak Mountain Amphitheatre, 1000 Amphitheatre Drive Birmingham, Alabama 35124
    • Admission: Tickets starting at $35
  • Luke Bryan
    • When: July 25, 7PM
    • Where: Oak Mountain Amphitheatre, 1000 Amphitheatre Drive Birmingham, Alabama 35124
    • Admission: Tickets starting at $35
  • Thomas Rhett
    • When: August 17, 7PM
    • Where: Oak Mountain Amphitheatre, 1000 Amphitheatre Drive Birmingham, Alabama 35124
    • Admission: Tickets starting at $39
  • Other shows include KoRn & Alice in Chains, Why Don’t We, Beck and Cage the Elephant, and more. Click here for more information.
Thomas Rhett. Photo via Oak Mountain Amphitheatre

The Loft Show

The Nick Rocks

  • The Harmed Brothers, People Years, Wilder Adkins
    • When: June 6, 10PM
    • Where: The Nick Rocks, 2514 10th Ave S, Birmingham, Alabama 35205
    • Admission: $8
The Harmed Brothers. Photo via The Harmed Brothers
  • Daniel Donato, Taylor Hunnicutt
    • When: June 13, 9PM
    • Where: The Nick Rocks, 2514 10th Ave S, Birmingham, Alabama 35205
    • Admission: $8-$10
  • Other shows include Stoned Cobra, Greenbeard, Ladykiller Blackwater Brass, Pony Bradshaw and more. Click here for more information.

Saturn Birmingham

  • Gnash
    • When: June 7, 7PM
    • Where: Saturn Birmingham, 200 41st Street S, Birmingham, AL 35222
    • Admission: tickets start at $20
  • The Regrettes
    • When: July 26, 7PM
    • Where: Saturn Birmingham, 200 41st Street S, Birmingham, AL 35222
    • Admission: $12
  • Other shows include John Moreland, Parachute, Leela James and more. Click here for more information.

Avondale Brewing

  • A Day to Remember
    • When: June 15, 6:30PM
    • Where: Avondale Brewing, 201 41st Street S, Birmingham, AL 35222
    • Admission: $40
  • Manchester Orchestra
    • When: July 26, 7:30PM
    • Where: Avondale Brewing, 201 41st Street S, Birmingham, AL 35222
    • Admission: $25
  • Gavin DeGraw
    • When: August 22, 7PM
    • Where: Avondale Brewing, 201 41st Street S, Birmingham, AL 35222
    • Admission: $35
  • Other events include The Felice Brothers, The Dirty Guv’nahs and more. Click here for more information.
Gavin DeGraw. Photo via Gavin DeGraw

4th Ave Jazz Festival

  • Ragan Whiteside, Eric Essix, Selina Albright, Gary Motley, Domenions and LP-Like Paul
    • When: August 24, 4PM
    • Where: Historic 4th Ave Business District, 4th Ave N between 18th and 16th Street, Birmingham, AL
    • Admission: FREE
  • Click here for more information.

Which events are you going to? Did we miss something? Let us know or tag us on Instagram @bhamnow