Concerts and shows to check out July 4th weekend in Orlando, Daytona Beach and Melbourne 2017
You’ve got a cookout planned, a great spot for fireworks, and you’re relaxing in the summer heat. What’s left? Live music. Few things are more fun than a concert, especially to celebrate a holiday in the middle of summer, when the concert season is at its peak. And Orlando, Daytona, and Melbourne have a lot of concerts for you to check out over July 4th weekend, from pop and country chart-toppers to rock bands, so find one you can’t miss and get your tickets before they sell out!
Vans Warped Tour
June 30 @ 12:30 p.m.
Tinker Field – 1 Citrus Bowl Place, Orlando, FL 32805
The traveling rock festival Warped Tour is at it again this summer, with a handful of stops falling close to Independence Day–including one in Orlando on Friday, June 30, just in time to get the weekend started. This year’s lineup includes The Acacia Strain, American Authors, Anti-Flag, The Ataris, Bowling for Soup, CKY, GWAR, Hatebreed, Hawthorne Heights, Save Ferris, Sick of It All, Silverstein, and more. Tickets are on sale now and cost $39.
1984 – The Ultimate Van Halen Tribute
June 30 @ 7 p.m.
Daytona Beach Bandshell – 70 Boardwalk, Daytona Beach, FL 32118
Sometimes, tribute acts can be a great way to get a live experience from a band you haven’t had the chance to see in person. and over the 4th of July weekend, you’ll have a couple opportunities to see some great tributes. Kick it off on Friday, June 30 with a Van Halen tribute. Tickets are $3 for general admission, $10 for VIP.
Blue Man Group
June 30 through July 4
Blue Man Group Theatre – 6000 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819
Iterations of the iconic Blue Man Group play all over the country, including in Orlando at the custom-built Blue Man Group Theatre–and with shows daily, you have multiple opportunities to catch them. With multiple ticket packages, prices vary.
July 1 @ 4 p.m.
Eleanor Tinsley Park – 500 Allen Parkway, Houston, TX 77002
Country musician Tyler Farr will perform as part of the pre-race ceremonies at the 59th annual Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on July 1. VIP packages that include both the race and concert are available.
Red, Hot & Boom
July 3 @ 4 p.m.
Cranes Roost Park – 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
Nearby Altamonte Spring’s annual 4th of July party presented by radio station XL106.7, Red, Hot & Boom, returns this year with live music from Austin Mahone, James Arthur, Hey Violet, AJR, Drey-C, and Why Don’t We. Of course, the night will end with a fireworks display. And best of all, it’s free!