The show must go on! During a time of social distancing, Racine County still offers a wide variety of outdoor music series for everyone to start singing in the streets while still being conscious of crowd levels and public safety, and are free and open to the public! Here are the outdoor gigs that you won't want to miss: 

Franksville Craft Beer Garden Music Series
Sponsored by Real Racine


FCBG Live Music

The Real Racine Live Music Series at the Franksville Craft Beer Garden brings great live music of all varieties to every Friday and Saturday evening, all season long! The Franksville Craft Beer Garden is the first and only permanent beer garden in Racine County. Open every weekend through the end of September. Every performance is FREE to attend from 6 - 9 PM. Click here for the 2021 Saturday Music Lineup
Click here for the 2021 Friday Music Lineup

Beer Garden Hours:
Thursdays 5-9 PM
Fridays 1-9 PM
Saturdays 11 AM - 9 PM
Sunday 11 AM - 7 PM

Downtown Racine Summer Music Series

Music on the Monument

Free Live Music Friday and Saturday nights return to Downtown Racine's Monument Square this summer! With Music on the Monument celebrating its 19th season and Saturday Sounds on the Square Celebrating its 4th, the Downtown Racine Corporation is proud to host free live music from a variety of genres every Friday and Saturday beginning June 19 thru August 28 from 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Click here for Saturday Sounds on the Square Lineup
Click here for Music on the Monument Lineup

Waterford River Rhythms

Waterford River Rhythms

Rocking along the rivers rolls again! Join the Village of Waterford for their fourteenth live music season of Waterford River Rhythms at Village Hall Park, located at 123 N. River Street. This concert series occurs almost every other Thursday from 6:30 to 9:30 PM through August 26th.

Click here for the Waterford River Rhythms Lineup.

Live Music Series at the Racine Zoo

Animal Crackers Jazz Series

At the Racine Zoo, it's more than just a delicious childhood treat! Enjoy upbeat music, a beautiful lake view, and delicious food from the numerous dining options on-site during their annual Animal Crackers Concert Series. The Animal Crackers Concert Series take place on select Wednesdays throughout the summer.

Click here for the Animal Crackers Lineup.

Based on our popular Animal Crackers Concert Series, Animal Crackers Jr. Concert Series will deliver all the same fun, now for kids! Bring the little ones for two nights of singing, dancing, and musical delight. Enjoy the beautiful lake view, get a bite to eat from numerous dining options on-site, and explore other kid-friendly activities. With an inviting family atmosphere, these exciting concerts are the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors this summer.

Click here for the Animal Crackers Jr. Lineup.

During the Summer of 2021, an all-new concert series is launching at Racine Zoo, too! Join them on the lawn on Labor Day weekend for three upbeat, outdoor concerts along the scenic lakefront during their Music at the Zoo Live Music Series. 

Click here for the Music at the Zoo Lineup.

Music Saturdays at The Waterford Beer Garden at Ten Club Park

Live Music Waterford Beer Garden

The Waterford Beer Garden in Ten Club Park runs Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 4 pm to 9 pm/Saturdays from noon to 9 pm, and Sundays from noon to 6 pm. The beer garden is open starting May 29th and ending October 2nd. Hosted by Racine Brewing Company offering their craft brews and homemade sodas. Enjoy live music on Saturdays throughout the summer.

Click here to learn more.


Looking for more fun? Visit our Things to Do page for everything going on in Racine County!