The Pershing Square Summer Series 2015
The Pershing Square Downtown Stage, from July 8 to August 15, offers six weeks of free outdoor concerts, movies, and special events four days a week. The audience is welcome to bring lawn chairs or blankets to relax with family and friends, and enjoy free entertainment under the twinkling lights of downtown Los Angeles. The summer evening concert doors open at 7:00 pm to make sure everyone is comfortable when the music starts at 8:00 pm. Easy access and check-in will be located on the corner of 6th and Olive. It is suggested that all guests read the summer concert rules so that the venue entrance can be accessed quickly and safely.
DOWNTOWN STAGE SATURDAY CONCERT SERIES
This summer’s Saturday night headline bands include L.A.’s home-grown rock legends, classic rock heroes, pop stars, and everything in between. On Saturdays the concert lawn is open to the public at 7:00 pm and concerts begin at 8:00 pm. A Beer & Wine Garden and a Hard Bar will be open Saturdays for guests who can provide identification of legal drinking age. A variety of food trucks provide dining options. Food and drinks are not allowed into the venue.
THURSDAY SALSA SUNSETS
New this summer, Pershing Square is proud to present a variety of acclaimed Latin artists to the Downtown Stage. The lineup includes international artists performing music that will get you out of your seats and onto the dance floor. Thursday, the concert lawn is open to the public at 7:00 pm and concerts begin at 8:00 pm. A Beer & Wine Garden will be open on Thursdays for guests who can provide identification of legal drinking age. A variety of food trucks are available for dining options. Food and drinks are not allowed into the venue.
PERSHING SQUARE WEDNESDAY LUNCHTIME CONCERTS
Wednesday concerts are held at lunchtime during the Pershing Square Farmers’ Market. Join us for lunch which you may either bring to the venue, or purchase at the Farmers’ Market. Tables, chairs and umbrellas are available so our guests may enjoy lunch while listening to the Wednesday entertainment. Lunchtime bands will include Zydeco, Jazz, Rock and Country music. The lunch music menu has something for everyone.
FRIDAY NIGHT FLICKS
Friday Night Flicks run every Friday night during the 6 week summer series with a variety of fabulous fun family flicks. Films begin at dark. A fun trivia quiz about the movie is played before the show. Each movie will be shown on a 40 foot wide by 20 foot high screen with a full sound system. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and a picnic to the Friday Night Flicks.
The Downtown Stage attracts and entertains guess from Ventura to Orange County as well as the San Fernando Valley, and all the city neighborhoods close to downtown Los Angeles. The “Downtown Stage” regularly attracts a medley of families, friends, musicians, and band fans.
The Downtown Stage Summer Concert Series would not be possible without the help of our generous sponsors including 100.3 The Sound, CBS/KCAL, The Dew Foundation, The Los Angeles Downtown News, The Pershing Square Park Advisory Board, PacMutual, Kaiser Permanente and Acura. In addition we thank the downtown business community, our downtown neighbors and all others who have joined with the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks to present this summer series at Pershing Square. We look forward to seeing you this summer at The Pershing Square Downtown Stage.