Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Summer Concerts in the Joseph M. Bryan, Jr. Theater in the Museum Park at the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh.

Set amid gardens, meadows, woodlands, and sculpture, the outdoor theater allows patrons to bring in picnics to summer events, with some restrictions. Also, the museum’s restaurant, Iris, provides food and beverage options, including beer and wine, for purchase.

Parking is free.

Summer concert dates

Friday, May 17, 8 p.m.

An Evening with Dawes

An Evening with Dawes

An Evening with Dawes

Friday, June 14, 8 p.m.

Steep Canyon Rangers with Chatham Rabbits

Saturday, June 22, 7:30 p.m.

Trampled by Turtles with Deer Tick

Tuesday, July 2, 8 p.m.

Courtney Barnett

Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m.

Andrew Bird with special guest Tift Merritt

Tuesday, July 23, 7:30 p.m.

Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers/Amos Lee

Saturday, July 27, 8 p.m.

John Butler Trio+ with Trevor Hall

Wednesday, Aug. 7, 8 p.m.

An Evening with Lyle Lovett and His Large Band

An Evening with Lyle Lovett

An Evening with Lyle Lovett

Saturday, Aug. 24, 8 p.m.

Old Crow Medicine Show

Thursday, Aug. 29, 8 p.m.

Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan

Chaka Khan

Saturday, Aug. 31, 8 p.m.

Mipso

Saturday, Sept. 14, 8 p.m.

Snarky Puppy

Wednesday, Sept. 25, 7:30 p.m.

Rhiannon Giddens with Franceso Turrisi

For more information, and tickets, visits ncartmuseum.org, or call 919-839-6262.

The North Carolina Museum of Art is at 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh.