The City of Newport Beach Arts Commission presents its annual Summer Concerts Series on the Green featuring an array of performers for your entertainment. Bring your low-slung beach chairs and blankets and enjoy an evening in a fun atmosphere. Pack a picnic dinner or purchase from on-site gourmet food trucks . No alcohol is permitted.
Unless otherwise noted, all concerts are held on the Newport Beach Civic Center Green (100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach). Admission and parking are free, on a first come, first served basis.
Presented by the Newport Beach City Arts Commission.
2023 Concerts on the Green
THE SULLY BAND (R&B, Blues)
July 23, 2023, 6 - 7:30 p.m., Newport Beach Civic Center
The Sully Band debuted on the Billboard R&B chart at #3 and was up for Grammy consideration last year for their album, Let’s Straighten It Out! They are a 10-piece beast of a band, playing covers and originals at clubs, festivals and venues like Southern California’s legendary Belly Up Tavern to Austin’s illustrious Antone’s Nightclub. The band earned the title “Best Live Band” at the San Diego Music Awards in 2020.
BOYS OF SUMMER (Eagles Tribute)
September 17, 2023, 6 - 7:30 p.m., Newport Beach Civic Center
The Boys of Summer Eagles Band hail from Southern California. They grew up locally and all have Eagles blood running through their veins. With well over 400 high profile shows throughout the U.S. since 2004, BOS are becoming known as the top touring Eagles Tribute band in America.Get on down to one of their shows, and you'll likely find yourself thinking the same as thousands before you: "Close your eyes, and you're there".
TIJUANA DOGS (Rock Cover Band)
*NEW DATE* September 24, 2023, 6 - 7:30 p.m., Newport Beach Civic Center
The Tijuana Dogs are a high-energy, multi-faceted rock/dance/party band. Their performances and unique style give them an edge over the competition – they’re born entertainers who leave lasting impressions on their audience. They are the go-to band for parties, weddings and concert venues across the country, and in Mexico. Based out of Orange County, California, the Tijuana Dogs have performed with Lynyrd Skynrd, Pat Benatar, Florida Georgia Line, Macklemore, Cheap Trick, KC and The Sunshine Band, Poison, Pitbull, 50 Cent, Flo Rida, and more.
2023 Concert at Marina Park
TIFFANY DENNIS AND CRUISE CONTROL (Singer/Songwriter)
October 15, 2023, 4 - 5:30 p.m., Marina Park
Tiffany is a singer, songwriter, and keyboardist who was raised in Middletown, Ohio. As a toddler, she would always spend her free time in the living room, dancing and singing along to her dad’s band’s albums. Just before the 8th grade, Tiffany and her family moved out to California in the hopes of finding more opportunities in the entertainment industry. Here, she soon added guitar and songwriting to her mix. Tiffany continued to exercise her skills throughout high school but began to take her music seriously as soon as she began college.
In addition to being an upcoming solo artist, she is also the lead vocalist and keyboardist for the new band “Tiffany Dennis and Cruise Control.” She is in the band with her dad, who is a drummer and sister, Jasmine as a Bass player.
The Newport Beach Civic Center is located at 100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660.
Marina Park is located at 1600 W. Balboa Boulevard, Newport Beach, CA 92663.
View video from the past Concerts on the Green on NBTV streaming video
NOTE: Concert submissions for 2023 are currently closed. If you would like to be considered for the 2024 concert season, please send a CD, DVD and/or press materials to the Cultural Arts Office, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach, CA 92660, or email your digital audio files and materials to email@example.com, before January 1, 2024. Please clearly mark the package (or email subject line) "Concerts on the Green."
FOOD TRUCK VENDORS: If you would like to be considered for summer 2023, or for other Cultural Arts events, please contact Camille Escareal-Garcia at firstname.lastname@example.org. Valid OC Health Permit, Newport Beach Business License**, and certificate of insurance required (**A temporary permit is also available).