Concerts in the Park

Join us for #CIPSAC’s 2017 Lineup Announcement!

Take a break from your workday on Thursday, March 30 and head out to Downtown Sac’s greatest outdoor music venue, Cesar Chavez Park, for Lunch + Launch. Nosh on tasty bites from local food trucks while DJ Joseph ONE spins some of today’s biggest hits. 

Best of all, you will be the first to peek at the impressive 2017 lineup of nationally touring artists and the region’s greatest musical talents taking the CIP Stage delivered by Waitr. Trust us, this will be one epic reveal you won’t want to miss!



About Concerts in the Park

Downtown Sacramento is a place where community, culture, and creativity collide. As the city’s longest-running outdoor music festival, Concerts in the Park (CIP) returns for its 26th season on May 5, 2017. The FREE summer music festival launches at Cesar Chavez Plaza every Friday night from 5 to 9 p.m. May 5 through July 21.

With close to 6,000 fans gathering in the heart of the city, Concerts in the Park is Sacramento’s largest happy hour featuring a Bud Light beer garden and a mix of hot food vendors and independent retailers. Roughly 500 bands have rocked the CIP stage over the past 26 years, showcasing local talent and nationally touring artists like Cake, Tesla, Deftones, The Brodys, and Blackalicous. Stay tuned for the 2017 lineup announcement!

2016 Highlights:

·         Overall attendance: 64,200

·         Average weekly attendance: 5,350


·         60% of the attendees were women and 40% of the attendees were men

·         32% between the ages of 21 and 34

·         25% between the ages of 34 and 44

·         21% between the ages of 45 and 54

·         60% of attendees attended multiple shows

·         31% of concertgoers work on the grid

Thank you to our 2017 Concerts in the Park sponsors: