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All the Outdoor Concerts in Atlanta You Need to Hit This Summer

Updated On 05/30/2017 at 02:48PM EST Updated On 05/30/2017 at 02:48PM EST
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Jun 2-3

Candler Park Music & Food Festival Matisyahu, Joe Russo's Almost Dead, and more play the park next to Little 5 Points.

Candler Park

Candler Park Music & Food Festival Candler Park Matisyahu, Joe Russo's Almost Dead, and more play the park next to Little 5 Points.

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Jun 2 Fri

Paul Simon See Garfunkel’s old partner just past the 85N exit where we recently had a bridge over troubled fire.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Paul Simon Chastain Park Amphitheatre See Garfunkel’s old partner just past the 85N exit where we recently had a bridge over troubled fire.

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Jun 6 Tue

Muse English ‘90s rockers come to ATL, bringing along Jared Leto’s band 30 Seconds to Mars.

Lakewood Amphitheatre

Muse Lakewood Amphitheatre English ‘90s rockers come to ATL, bringing along Jared Leto’s band 30 Seconds to Mars.

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Jun 7 Wed

Prince Tribute Show Sing along to purple songs in the middle of Downtown ATL.

Centennial Olympic Park

Prince Tribute Show Centennial Olympic Park Sing along to purple songs in the middle of Downtown ATL.

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Jun 9 Thu

Maze feat. Frankie Beverly & The O’Jays Southern Girl! Love Train! Before I Let Go! For The Love of Money! Golden Time of Day!

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Maze feat. Frankie Beverly & The O’Jays Chastain Park Amphitheatre Southern Girl! Love Train! Before I Let Go! For The Love of Money! Golden Time of Day!

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Jun 10 Sat

Tunes from the Tombs Live music just outside from where bodies are buried. Deep!

Oakland Cemetery

Tunes from the Tombs Oakland Cemetery Live music just outside from where bodies are buried. Deep!

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Jun 11 Sun

Chance the Rapper The Chicago kid represents on the Southside with uncategorizable gospel-ish Acid Rap.

Lakewood Amphitheatre

Chance the Rapper Lakewood Amphitheatre The Chicago kid represents on the Southside with uncategorizable gospel-ish Acid Rap.

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Jun 15 Thu

Luke Bryan The country music superstar brings his “Huntin’, Fishin’, And Lovin’ Every Day Tour” to Alpharetta.

Verizon Amphitheatre

Luke Bryan Verizon Amphitheatre The country music superstar brings his “Huntin’, Fishin’, And Lovin’ Every Day Tour” to Alpharetta.

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Jun 17 Sat

Gipsy Kings Flamenco, salsa, and pop music sang in Spanish. By French dudes.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Gipsy Kings Chastain Park Amphitheatre Flamenco, salsa, and pop music sang in Spanish. By French dudes.

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Jun 23 Fri

Chicago & The Doobie Brothers Classic rock from two of the biggest bands ever.

Verizon Amphitheatre

Chicago & The Doobie Brothers Verizon Amphitheatre Classic rock from two of the biggest bands ever.

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Jun 25 Sun

Sheryl Crow: Be Myself Tour Be there to sing along, if it makes you happy.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Sheryl Crow: Be Myself Tour Chastain Park Amphitheatre Be there to sing along, if it makes you happy.

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Jun 27 Tue

John Mellencamp See the man and hear the reason your parents still live in a small town.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

John Mellencamp Chastain Park Amphitheatre See the man and hear the reason your parents still live in a small town.

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Jun 29 Thu

Vans Warped Tour See dozens and dozens of acts with names like The Ataris and Bowling for Soup.

Lakewood Amphitheatre

Vans Warped Tour Lakewood Amphitheatre See dozens and dozens of acts with names like The Ataris and Bowling for Soup.

Charlie Wilson | Flickr/Tore Sætre

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Jul 7-8

The String Cheese Incident Neo-psychedelica meets progressive bluegrass, calypso, and country in one band.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

The String Cheese Incident Chastain Park Amphitheatre Neo-psychedelica meets progressive bluegrass, calypso, and country in one band.

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Jul 8 Sat

Back to the ‘80s Slick Rick, Doug E. Fresh, and four more great rap and R&B acts from the Reagan Era.

Wolf Creek Amphitheater

Back to the ‘80s Wolf Creek Amphitheater Slick Rick, Doug E. Fresh, and four more great rap and R&B acts from the Reagan Era.

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Jul 8 Sat

Incubus & Jimmy Eat World It’s worth the Drive to see the alternative band and folksy opening act Judah & The Lion from Nashville.

Lakewood Amphitheatre

Incubus & Jimmy Eat World Lakewood Amphitheatre It’s worth the Drive to see the alternative band and folksy opening act Judah & The Lion from Nashville.

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Jul 16 Sun

Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton Hear “Joker” and all those other timeless joints at 97.1 The River’s Birthday Bash.

Verizon Amphitheatre

Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton Verizon Amphitheatre Hear “Joker” and all those other timeless joints at 97.1 The River’s Birthday Bash.

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Jul 18 Tue

Hans Zimmer The award-winning composer plays music from Gladiator, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception, and other movie scores.

Verizon Amphitheatre

Hans Zimmer Verizon Amphitheatre The award-winning composer plays music from Gladiator, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception, and other movie scores.

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Jul 21 Fri

Charlie Wilson The Gap Band’s leading man and everybody’s favorite singing uncle still has it.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Charlie Wilson Chastain Park Amphitheatre The Gap Band’s leading man and everybody’s favorite singing uncle still has it.

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Jul 21 Fri

Against All Odds Tour Memphis rapper Yo Gotti and Drake nemesis Meek Mill remind you that they’re still here and can still turn out the stage.

Lakewood Amphitheatre

Against All Odds Tour Lakewood Amphitheatre Memphis rapper Yo Gotti and Drake nemesis Meek Mill remind you that they’re still here and can still turn out the stage.

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Jul 23 Sun

The Moody Blues See the English rockers on their 50th anniversary tour.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

The Moody Blues Chastain Park Amphitheatre See the English rockers on their 50th anniversary tour.

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Jul 29 Sat

Legends of Southern Hip-Hop Scarface, 8ball & MJG, Juvenile, Mystikal, Pastor Troy, and Trick Daddy remind you how the South was won.

Wolf Creek Amphitheater

Legends of Southern Hip-Hop Wolf Creek Amphitheater Scarface, 8ball & MJG, Juvenile, Mystikal, Pastor Troy, and Trick Daddy remind you how the South was won.

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Jul 29 Sat

Foreigner and Cheap Trick Mick Jones and company get back to the '80s with outdoor arena rock.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Foreigner and Cheap Trick Chastain Park Amphitheatre Mick Jones and company get back to the '80s with outdoor arena rock.

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Aug 6 Sun

Blondie & Garbage Girls rock and rule the night as Debbie Harry's and Shirley Manson’s bands get together.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Blondie & Garbage Chastain Park Amphitheatre Girls rock and rule the night as Debbie Harry's and Shirley Manson’s bands get together.

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Aug 8 Tue

Mary J. Blige The Queen of R&B Soul brings her Strength of a Woman tour to the Southside.

Wolf Creek Amphitheater

Mary J. Blige Wolf Creek Amphitheater The Queen of R&B Soul brings her Strength of a Woman tour to the Southside.

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Aug 10 Thu

John Mayer Dave Chappelle’s favorite guitarist and Katy Perry’s least favorite ex plays songs from his new album "The Search for Everything".

Lakewood Amphitheatre

John Mayer Lakewood Amphitheatre Dave Chappelle’s favorite guitarist and Katy Perry’s least favorite ex plays songs from his new album "The Search for Everything".

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Aug 12 Sat

Flashback Festival The Isley Brothers, Keith Sweat, and Kid ‘N Play are among the throwback legends performing at Kiss 104.1’s annual old-school show.

Lakewood Amphitheatre

Flashback Festival Lakewood Amphitheatre The Isley Brothers, Keith Sweat, and Kid ‘N Play are among the throwback legends performing at Kiss 104.1’s annual old-school show.

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Aug 13 Sun

Matchbox Twenty & Counting Crows In their “A Brief History of Everything” tour, the two powerhouse bands come together. John Mayer could learn a thing or two by attending.

Lakewood Amphitheatre

Matchbox Twenty & Counting Crows Lakewood Amphitheatre In their “A Brief History of Everything” tour, the two powerhouse bands come together. John Mayer could learn a thing or two by attending.

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Aug 19 Sat

Earth, Wind & Fire with CHIC feat. Nile Rodgers FUNK!! Funk-funk-funk-funk-fuuuuuunk. There will be funk here.

Verizon Amphitheatre

Earth, Wind & Fire with CHIC feat. Nile Rodgers Verizon Amphitheatre FUNK!! Funk-funk-funk-funk-fuuuuuunk. There will be funk here.

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Aug 21 Mon

Deep Purple & Alice Cooper Pioneers of metal prove you can still rock hard with an AARP card.

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Deep Purple & Alice Cooper Chastain Park Amphitheatre Pioneers of metal prove you can still rock hard with an AARP card.

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Aug 26 Sat

Patti LaBelle The voice is still even sweeter than her potato pies.

Wolf Creek Amphitheater

Patti LaBelle Wolf Creek Amphitheater The voice is still even sweeter than her potato pies.