The fun doesn't have to end at the beach when the day ends. Bring your beach chair or blanket and the whole family to enjoy free outdoor music concerts scheduled throughout the summer in North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands.  Dance like no one is watching or just sit back and enjoy music of all genres from talented local bands to well-known regional favorites. You can catch a free concert practically every night of the week. And you're certain find music you'll want to tap your feet to from beach tunes, blues, rock, and soul to reggae, bluegrass, and country. Visit  to get a complete schedule of concerts and bands.

Calabash Concert Series Tuesdays, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. (June 22 through August 31) Calabash Town Park, Calabash

Sunset Beach Summer Concerts Wednesdays, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (through August 18) Gazebo in the Village Park, 1791 Queen Anne St, Sunset Beach

Southport Summer Concerts – Thursdays in the Park Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (through September 2) Franklin Square Park, Southport

Shallotte SummerFest Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. (July 8 through September 2) Mulberry Park, Shallotte

Ocean Isle Beach Summer Concerts Fridays, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (through September 17) Town Center Park, Ocean Isle Beach

Oak Island Summer Concerts Fridays, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. (through September 27) Also, concerts are scheduled for July 1 and September 2 & 4. Middleton Park, Oak Island

Holden Beach Summer Concerts Sundays, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (through September 5) Holden Beach Pavilion, Holden Beach

No matter your musical taste, these summer concerts are sure to add to your summertime fun and relaxation. For a full list of the events taking place this summer and beyond in the Brunswick Islands, visit