Concerts in the Park

About Concerts in the Park:

Grab a beer and join us for downtown Sac’s largest outdoor happy hour – Fridays from 5 – 9 p.m., May 5 – July 21 at Cesar Chavez Plaza!

With close to 6,000 fans gathering in the heart of the city to see local and nationally touring artists and downtown Sac’s hottest DJs spinning between sets, Concerts in the Park (CIP) is the ultimate destination for Friday night happy hour! The FREE outdoor music festival returns to Cesar Chavez Plaza for its 26th season: May 5 – July 21. 

Roughly 500 bands have rocked the CIP stage over the past 25 years, showcasing local talent and nationally touring artists like Cake, Tesla, Deftones, The Brodys, and Blackalicous. Grab a beer and toast with us to music-filled Fridays!

Check out how we revealed the 2017 #CIPSAC lineup!


Date: May 5 – July 21

Time: 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Address: 9th and J Streets

Cost: FREE for all ages


What you can and can't bring to #CIPSAC!


Transportation & Parking

Let us help with your transportation plan - we’ve got you covered.



Check out which food and retail vendors will be at each week of #CIPSAC!


After Party Locations

Don't let the party end - the night has just begun!


Thank you to our 2017 Concerts in the Park sponsors: