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
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.
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
Saturday, Aug. 24, 8 p.m.
Old Crow Medicine Show
Thursday, Aug. 29, 8 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 31, 8 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 14, 8 p.m.
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.