No matter where you live or what kind of music you like, there’s a place nearby where you can listen to music outdoors — for free. Check out some of these summer concert series. (Some venues, such as Carter Barron Amphitheatre and Fort Dupont, have yet to announce their schedules.)
Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series
Saturdays from 5 to 7 p.m. through June 25. Corner of Columbia Road and 18th Street NW. facebook.com/adamsmorgansummerconcert
American Roots Music Concert Series
The first and third Thursday of the month from 5 to 7 p.m. through Aug. 18. United States Botanic Garden, 100 Maryland Ave. SW. usbg.gov/american-roots-music-concert-series.
Mondays and Thursdays from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in July. Schedule TBD. Chesapeake Street and Nebraska Avenue NW. fortreno.com.
Friday Night Concert Series
Fridays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. through Sept. 2. Yards Park, 355 Water St. SE. capitolriverfront.org.
Jazz in the Garden
Fridays from 5 to 8:30 p.m. through Sept. 2. National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden, Seventh Street and Constitution Avenue NW. nga.gov/programs/jazz.
Music at the Monument
The first and third Fridays of the month at 5 p.m. through June. Rest of schedule TBD. National Sylvan Theater, Washington Monument grounds. musicatthemonument.com.
Petworth Jazz Project
The last Saturday of the month at 6:30, 7 or 8 p.m. through September. Petworth Recreation Center, Eighth and Taylor streets NW. petworthjazzproject.com.
Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m. through July 28. Veterans Park, Norfolk and Woodmont avenues, Bethesda. bethesda.org.
Saturday afternoon concerts are held from 4 to 6 p.m. June 18 through July 30 at Town Green Park, 13090 Ninth St. Sunday evening concerts are held from 7 to 8 p.m. through Sept. 4 at Allen Pond Park, 3330 Northview Dr. cityofbowie.org/concerts.
Fridays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. through Aug. 26. Fountain Plaza Stage, 916 Ellsworth Dr., Silver Spring. downtownsilverspring.com.
Evenings in Olde Towne
Thursdays at 6 p.m. in June, July and September. City Hall Concert Pavilion, 31 S. Summit Ave., Gaithersburg. gaithersburgmd.gov.
Friday Night Live
Fridays from 6:30 to 9 p.m. through Sept. 30. Rockville Town Square, Dawson’s Market Stage, 200 E. Middle Lane, Rockville. rockvilletownsquare.com.
Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. through Aug. 25. Family Jazz Day is July 17 from 3 to 7 p.m. Glen Echo Park Bumper Car Pavilion, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. glenechopark.org/summerconcerts.
Salute the Sunset
Saturdays from 7 to 8 p.m. through Sept. 24. Waterfront Plaza at National Harbor, 137 National Plz., National Harbor. nationalharbor.com.
Wednesdays at 7 p.m. July 6 through Aug. 24. Uke Fest is Aug. 17. 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. strathmore.org.
Summer Jam Series
The third Friday of the month from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. through Sept. 16. 4310 Gallatin St., Hyattsville. hyattsville.org.
Sunset Concert Festival
Thursdays at 7 p.m. through Sept. 1. 10400 O’Donnell Pl., St. Charles. stcharlesmd.com.
Acoustic on the Green
Saturdays from 7 to 9 p.m. June 11 through Aug. 27. Town Hall Green, 25 West Market St., Leesburg. acousticonthegreen.com.
Fairfax County Park Authority
Evening concerts are held at the following parks at 7:30 p.m.: Arrowbrook Centre (Saturdays), Frying Pan Farm (Thursdays), Grist Mill (Fridays), Lake Accotink (Fridays), Lee District (Wednesdays), Mason District (Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays) Nottoway (Thursdays) and Rutherford (Fridays).
Morning concerts for children are held at the following parks at 10 a.m.: Burke Lake (Saturdays), E.C. Lawrence (Saturdays), Frying Pan Farm (Wednesdays), Lake Fairfax (Saturdays) and Mason District (Saturdays).
Evening concerts are also held at the Fairfax County Government Center (Thursdays, 5:30 p.m.) and Workhouse Arts Center (Saturdays, 7 p.m.).
Full the full schedule, visit fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances.
Friday Night Live!
Fridays at 6:30 p.m. through Aug. 26. 777 Lynn St., Herndon. herndonrocks.com.
Lubber Run Amphitheater
Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 6 p.m. June 17 through Aug. 14. N. Columbus and Second streets, Arlington. arlingtonarts.org.
Reston Concerts on the Town
Saturdays from 7:30 to 10 p.m. through Aug. 27. Reston Town Center Pavilion, 11900 Market St., Reston. facebook.com/restonconcerts.
Rock at the Row
Thursdays from 7 to 9 p.m. July 14 through Aug. 25. Pentagon Row, 1201 S. Joyce St., Arlington. pentagonrow.com.
Shirlala Music Festival
Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. through Aug. 25. Library/Signature Theatre Plaza, 4280 Campbell Ave., Arlington. villageatshirlington.com.
Summerfest Concert Series on the Plaza
Weekly (dates and times vary) through July. Tysons Corner Center Plaza, 1961 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean. tysonscornercenter.com/events.