2019 Sounds of Summer Concert Series

The Fredericksburg Area Museum is pleased to announce the return of its highly anticipated Sounds of Summer concert series in historic Market Square beginning on Friday, June 7, 2019 and continuing through Friday, September 27, 2019. The 17-week series will feature a FREE public concert every Friday night from 7 – 9 PM in historic Market Square located at 907 Princess Anne Street.

Bring a lawn chair and your dancing shoes and enjoy family-friendly music by local bands and arts & crafts for the kids (free) every Friday.

Returning for another year, Adventure Brewing Co. will be on-site every Friday with beer available for purchase and wine from City Vino (must be 21 years of age or older). Non-alcoholic beverages will be available for sale. Members of the FAM will receive a complimentary beverage at each concert and discounts on drink tokens. Not a member yet? Join now!


This year, FAM is happy to announce that Pifer Bros BBQ Co. will have their food truck on site at a selection of concerts!  Bring a good appetite to the show on July 12, July 19, August 9, August 16, August 23, and September 13.


June 7

Elby Brass

Heavy Horn Funk

June 14

The Kingbolts


June 21

Bruce Middle Trio


June 28

Harry Wilson Quartet with Knoel Scott

Live Jazz


July 5

Fredericksburg Concert Band

Patriotic Symphonic

July 12

44 Diesel


July 19

The English Channel

Brit Rock/Pop

July 26


Latin Indie Rock


August 2

Karen Jonas

Virginia Americana/Country

August 9

Zachary Smith and the Dixie Power Trio

N’awlins Funk/Jazz

August 16

The Whiskey Rebellion


August 23

The Wavos

80s New Wave

August 30

Whiskey Django Foxtrot

Gypsy Acoustic


September 20


Classic Rock

This year’s concert series is generously presented by: