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Summer concerts: Ready for some live music? Here's the artists and bands coming to Nebraska

Summer concerts: Ready for some live music? Here's the artists and bands coming to Nebraska

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Concert lineups are moving targets for venues as shows from 2020 are rescheduled and new acts are added nationwide. The most-anticipated dates — so far — are noted here. The listing extends beyond Labor Day because we know you’re eager to see your favorite band in a live setting again. Good luck getting those tickets.

Arena Shows

Baxter Arena

Featured artists: Lindsey Stirling, July; Ginuwine, SisQo, Dru Hill and Jagged Edge 4, February 2022; No Limit, March 2022

Address: 2425 S. 67th St.

Info: baxterarena.com

CHI Health Center

Featured artists: Blake Shelton, August; Florida Georgia Line, October; Jeff Dunham, October; Lauren Daigle, October; Jim Gaffigan, November; Dan + Shay, November; Eric Church, Feb. 2022; Billie Eilish, February 2022; The Weeknd, April 2022

Address: 455 N. 10th St.

Info: chihealthcenteromaha.com

Holland Performing Arts Center

Featured artists: Three Dog Night, July; Melissa Etheridge, August; Red Wanting Blue, August; Dashboard Confessional, October; Leslie Odom Jr., December

Address: 1200 Douglas St.

Info: omahaperformingarts.org

Orpheum Theater

Featured artists: Norm Lewis, June; Straight No Chaser, October; Midland, October; Mannheim Steamroller, December; Celtic Woman, May 2022

Address: 409 S. 16th St.

Info: omahaperformingarts.org

Pinnacle Bank Arena

Featured artists: Brantley Gilbert, September; Kane Brown, September; Chris Stapleton, October; Joe Rogan, October; Eric Church, January 2022; Elton John, March 2022

Address: 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive, Lincoln

Info: pinnaclebankarena.com

Ralston Arena

Featured artists: Hairball, June; Travis Tritt, July; Jo Koy, July; Styx, November

Address: 7300 Q St.

Info: ralstonarena.com

Concert Venues

Barnato

Featured artists: Craig Campbell, Rev. Horton Heat & Dale Watson, Danielle Bradbery, Andy Frasco & The U.N., Tenille Townes, Jerrod Niemann, Black Stone Cherry, Chris Bandi, Tim Montana, Red Clay Strays, Puddle of Mud, Josh Gracin, Lit, Drew Baldridge, Hinder.

Address: 225 N. 170th St.

Info: barnatolounge.com/events

Bourbon Theatre

Featured artists: Myles Kennedy, Ashley McBryde, Dirty Honey, Corey Taylor, Dave Atell, In This Moment

Address: 1415 O St. in Lincoln

Info: bourbontheatre.com

Buck’s Bar & Grill

Featured artists: Sunny Sweeney, Tennessee Jet, Jeremy McComb, Creed Fisher

Address: 27849 West Center Road

Info: bucksbarandgrill.com

Falconwood Park

Featured artists: The Infamous Stringdusters, Punch Brothers, The Floozies

Address: 905 Allied Road, Bellevue

Info: falconwoodpark.com

The Jewell

Featured artists: Juke Butter, Kelley Hunt, Big Wade and Black Swan Theory

Address: 1030 Capitol Ave.

Info: jewellomaha.com

O’Leaver’s Pub

Featured artists: Concerts will be announced soon.

Address: 1322 S. Saddle Creek Road

Info: oleavers.com

Pinewood Bowl

Featured artists: Jamey Johnson, Chicago, Styx, Collective Soul, Cole Swindell, The Avett Brothers, Willie Nelson, 311, Shinedown

Address: 3201 S. Coddington Ave., Lincoln

Info: pinewoodbowltheater.com

Reverb Lounge

Featured artists: Cody Canada and the Departed, Smile Empty Soul, Scott H. Biram, Jackopierce

Address: 6121 Military Ave.

Info: onepercentproductions.com

Royal Grove

Featured artists: Colt Ford, Ned LeDoux, Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmasters, David Allan Coe, Buckcherry, David Nail

Address: 340 W. Cornhusker Highway, Lincoln

Info: theroyalgrove.com

Slowdown

Featured artists: Mike Love, Tab Benoit, Koe Wetzel, Jocelyn, Shakey Graves, Minnesota

Address: 729 N. 14th St.

Info: theslowdown.com

Stir Cove

Featured artists: Little Big Town, Darius Rucker, Jon Pardi, Skid Row, Brothers Osborne and more

Address: 1 Harrah’s Blvd. in Council Bluffs

Info: stircove.com

SumTur Amphitheater

Featured performances: The Buddy Holly Story, Billy McGuigan’s Pop Rock Orchestra, She Rocks: The Women of Rock

Address: 11691 S. 108th St., Papillion

Info: sumtur.org

The Waiting Room Lounge

Featured artists: The Samples, Samantha Fish, Steve Earle & The Dukes, Eddie Griffin, Sk8, Black Pumas, Built to Spill, American Aquarium, 38 Special

Address: 6212 Maple St.

Info: onepercentproductions.com

Festivals and

Concert Series

Music at Soaring Wings

What: Live music featuring bands on Friday nights and acoustic afternoon concerts on Sundays

When: Fridays and Sundays through September

Where: Soaring Wings Vineyard, Springfield

Info: soaringwingswine.com

Saturdays at Stinson

What: Free outdoor concerts

When: Most Saturdays, through Aug. 28

Where: Stinson Park, 67th and Center Streets

Info: aksarbenvillage.com/calendar

Slattery Vintage Estates

What: Live music performances

When: Through Sept. 5

Where: Slattery Vintage Estates, Nehawka, Nebraska

Info: svevineyards.com

Music and Memories

What: Free outdoor concerts

When: Fridays through Aug. 6

Where: Shadow Lake Towne Center amphitheater, 72nd Street and Highway 370, Papillion

Info: shadowlakeshopping.com

Friday Night Music Series

What: Free outdoor concerts

When: Fridays through Aug. 27

Where: Rockbrook Village, 108th Street and West Center Road

Info: rockbrookvillage.com

Concerts in the Park

What: Free outdoor concerts

When: Sundays through Aug. 1

Where: Downtown Central Avenue in Kearney

Info: visitkearney.org

Omaha Chamber

Music Society

What: Classical concerts featuring string quintets, wind quintets, piano duos

When: June 3, June 17, June 27

Where: Omaha Conservatory of Music, 7023 Cass St.

Info: omahachambermusic.org

Music at Miller Park

What: Free outdoor concerts

When: 7 p.m. June 5, Aug. 7 and Sept. 4

Where: Miller Park Pavilion, 2707 Redick Ave.

Info: o-pa.org/on-stage/music-at-miller-park

La Vista Concerts

What: Outdoor concerts followed by family-friendly movies

When: June 11, June 25

Where: 84th and Park View Boulevard

Info: cityoflavista.org

Christian Cross Festival

What: Free Christian music festival

When: June 12

Where: Skyview Lake, Norfolk

Info: christiancrossfestival.org

Nebraska Wind Symphony

What: Free outdoor concerts

When and Where: June 14 at SumTur in Papillion, July 4 at Capitol District

Info: nebraskawindsymphony.com

Vibes at Village Pointe

What: Free outdoor concerts

When: Thursdays, June 17 through Aug. 19

Where: Village Pointe amphitheater, 168th Street and West Dodge Road

Info: villagepointeshopping.com

Omaha Freedom Festival

What: Free concert featuring Juvenile with Michel’le, Enjoli & Timeless, Keesha Pratt & Special Guest

When: June 19 starting at noon

Where: Malcolm X Memorial Foundation outdoor amphitheater, 3448 Evans St.

Info: omahafreedomfestival.com

Bring Back the Music

What: Free outdoor concerts

When: Some Fridays through Sept. 17

Where: Turner Park at Midtown Crossing

Info: villagepointeshopping.com

Zydeco Festival

What: Free outdoor concert, Cajun and Creole food

When: June 26

Where: Turner Park at Midtown Crossing

Info: midtowncrossing.com

Music for the City

What: Free outdoor blues concerts featuring Indigenous, Annika Chamber, Patrick Sweany Band

When: June 26, July 24, Aug. 21

Where: Dam Bar stage at Omaha’s Miller’s Landing

Info: musicforthecity.net

Jazz on the Green

What: Free outdoor concert series

When: Thursdays, July 8 to 29

Where: Turner Park at Midtown Crossing

Info: midtowncrossing.com

Live on the Lake

What: Free outdoor concerts (replacing Bridge Beats while the Riverfront is under construction)

When: Fridays, July 9 to July 30

Where: Zorinsky Lake

Info: bridgebeats.com

Playing With Fire

What: Free outdoor blues concerts featuring Ghost Town Blues Band, My Baby, Mike Zito

When: July 17, Aug. 13 and Aug. 14

Where: Turner Park at Midtown Crossing

Info: playingwithfireomaha.net

Maha Festival

What: Outdoor music festival with Khruangbin, Thundercat, Japanese Breakfast, Drive-By Truckers, Shovels & Rope and more

When: July 31

Where: Stinson Park, 67th and Center Streets

Info: mahafestival.com

River Riot 2021

What: Outdoor music festival featuring Halestorm, 10 Years, Through Fire and more

When: Aug. 14

Where: Westfair Amphitheater, 22984 US-6 in Council Bluffs

Info: 897theriver.com

City of Omaha Celebrates America

What: Free outdoor concert and fireworks with an artist to be named tonight.

When: Aug. 28

Where: Memorial Park, 6005 Underwood Ave.

Info: facebook.com/memorialparkconcert

Hippie Fest

What: Outdoor family-friendly art and music festival; lineup TBA.

When: Aug. 28 and 29

Where: Falconwood Park, 905 Allied Road, Bellevue

Info: hippiefest.org

Love of Art and Music Festival

What: Free outdoor concert

When: Sept. 4

Where: Turner Park at Midtown Crossing

Info: midtowncrossing.com

Shadow Ridge Music Festival

What: Outdoor music festival featuring Blue October, Gin Blossoms, Marcy Playground and more.

When: Sept. 10

Where: Shadow Ridge Driving Range, 189th and Pacific Streets

Info: shadowridgecountryclub.com

River Riot 2021

What: Outdoor music festival featuring Machine Gun Kelley, jxdn, KennyHoopla, carolesdaughter, girlfriends

When: Sept. 10

Where: Westfair Amphitheater, 22984 US-6 in Council Bluffs

Info: 897theriver.com

— Kevin Coffey, World-Herald Correspondent

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