Every summer the city’s Office of Special Events hosts many outdoor concert events. Please explore the following links to learn more about these wonderful, free to the public concerts.

Bach, Beethoven and Brunch

This longtime favorite series entertains music lovers on the lawn at Mellon Park.

Satisfy your appetite for classical music by treating yourself to a special Sunday morning composed of Bach, Beethoven and Brunch. Join us for this delightful buffet of classical melodies.

"Stars at Riverview" Jazz Series

"Stars at Riverview" brings Pittsburgh's premier jazz to Riverview Park on Saturday evenings. Bring a lawn chair or spread a blanket on Observatory Hill for an entire summer of incredible musical entertainment.

After the concerts, stay for Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park - movies the entire family can enjoy - beginning at dusk.

Reservoir of Jazz

This summer you can relax on the lawn at Highland Park to the sounds of jazz performed by Pittsburgh's finest musicians. Residents look forward to this showcase of the area's extraordinary jazz talent at the ever-popular Reservoir of Jazz series.

Bach, Beethoven and Brunch Classical Music Series

When: Sunday mornings – June 18 – August 13, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Mellon Park, Fifth and Shady Avenues, Point Breeze/Squirrel Hill · Concert Map
Food: Bagel Factory vendor on site or bring your own picnic basket (alcohol prohibited)
Admission: Free
Parking: Street parking around perimeter of Mellon Park and meter lot behind Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

June 18           River City Brass

June 25           Quinta Voce Wind Quintet

July 2              Edgewood Symphony Orchestra

July 9              Pine Creek Community Band

July 16            West Hills Symphonic Band

July 23            Aeolian Winds

July 30            Mon Valley Community Band

Aug. 6             Allegheny Brass Band

Aug: 13           East Winds Symphonic Band

Stars at Riverview Jazz Series

When: Saturday evenings, June 10 – August 26, 2017
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Riverview Park · Concert Map 
Admission: Free

June 10           Tania Grubbs Quartet

June 17           Rachel B

June 24           Lee Robinson

July 1              Olga Watkins

July 8              Jay Vonada Trio

July 15            Big Fat Jazz

July 22            Bobby Short

July 29            Kea Michaels

August 5         Roger Humphries

August 12       Reggie Watkins

August 19       Rick Finkelstein w/ Marti Aggazio

August 26       Funky Fly Project

Reservoir of Jazz

When: Sundays evenings, August 6 – September 3, 2017
Time: 5 – 7 p.m.
Location: Highland Park – Highland Avenue & Reservoir Drive - Concert Map 
Admission: Free

Reservoir of Jazz

Aug. 6             Jeff Lashway

Aug. 13           Craig Davis

Aug. 20           Max Leake

Aug. 27           Cliff Barnes Trio

Sept. 3            Alton Merrell