City of Beaumont to Host Summer Concert Series

The City of Beaumont is bringing back multiple summer concert series beginning with the Second Annual Jazz at the Lake, Thursday, May 14, at 5:30pm at the Downtown Event Centre, with Jimmy Simmons as the headliner.

Jazz at the Lake is a free family event with live entertainment, food samplings by various local vendors, and beer samplings by Del Papa Distributing. The event, which lasts from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, takes place May 14 with Jimmy Simmons, June 25 Jazz Innovators, and July 23 artist to be announced.

Also returning this summer is the Skate Plaza Concert Series; June 13, July 11, and August 1 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at the Beautiful Mountain Skate Plaza in Downtown Beaumont. Sponsored by the Southeast Texas Chevy Dealers Association, this free family event is the perfect opportunity to spend a Saturday evening outdoors with live local music. The lineup will be released soon!

Plans are well underway for the City of Beaumont Fourth of July Celebration in Downtown. There will be live music, food vendors, the Symphony of Southeast Texas performance at the Julie Rogers Theatre, and of course, a patriotic fireworks display.

The event of the season is the City of Beaumont’s 10th Annual Kinsel Lincoln Jazz+Blues Festival on July 18 at the Jefferson Theatre and outdoors on Fannin Street. This annual festival brings an unbeatable lineup of live music on multiple stages, food, and fun for the entire family. Save the date for the Second Annual ROCKtoberfest, October 30 at the Jefferson Theatre.

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