Spend a summer under the stars with the city’s annual summer Nights series, starting June 9th! The Community Services Department, in conjunction with the Mission Playhouse and Community Development Department, will host seven summer concerts and three summer movies every Thursday night through Aug. 11. All of the events are free to attend and open to everyone.
The series will kick off on June 9 with the second “Surf’s Up San Gabriel,” a summer beach party and concert in the Mission District from 6:00 p.m to 9:30 p.m. The event will be a great chance to bring the community together for a fun street festival complete live music from Woodie & the Longboards – Beach Boys cover band, food trucks, entertainment, kids’ activities and more.
A screening of the animated film, Surf’s Up (2007) will be shown at the Playhouse at 7:30pm
Below is the series lineup All concerts begin at 6:30 PM • Movies begin at dusk or 8:30 PM
June 9: Mission District- Surf’s Up San Gabriel
June 16: Vincent Lugo Park- Rock’n the Park Concert featuring Cold Duck
June 23: Vincent Lugo Park- Movie in the Park, Cinderella (2015)
June 30: Mission Playhouse Plaza-Noche de Baile with Louie Cruz Beltran
July 7: Vincent Lugo Park-Americana in the Park Concert featuring Bumptown
July 14: Vincent Lugo Park-Family Concert & Movie, screening of Minions (2015)
July 21: Mission Playhouse Plaza-Stage 626 Concert
July 28: Vincent Lugo Park-Movie in the Park, Zootopia (2016)
August 4: Vincent Lugo Park-Viva Mariachi Concert
August 11: Mission Playhouse- Jazz Concert & Movie at the Playhouse