FREE Summer Concerts

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Free Admission to all Concerts

Free Summer Concert Series

The Free Summer Concert Series provides a family-friendly gateway to discover and experience opera!


Pack a picnic, or visit on-site food trucks, bring a chair or a blanket. Show up early to claim your spot and "opera tailgating" with friends and family.  


Enjoy FREE concerts featuring operatic favorites, previews of upcoming seasons, highlights from past seasons, light opera and golden-age musical theater.

Make summer memories with your family and friends

Bring a chair or blanket
Picnic with family and friends
Free to the Public
Arrive early for "Opera Tailgating"
Discover & Experience Opera
Family Friendly

2019 FREE Summer Concerts

Uptown Park Medina     Saturday, June 15, 2019

Uptown Park, Medina, Oh.
In front of the Gazebo 


Family Friendly Performance with FREE Admission

Cleveland Opera Theater brings opera and light opera favorites to ORMACO's wildly popular "Under the Stars" Series.  

Pack a picnic, blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy this FREE concert.


In the event of rain the concert will be held at The First Congregational Church, 217 E. Liberty Street, Medina 

BAYarts     Sunday, August 11, 2019 

BAYarts Cleveland Metroparks Huntington Reservation
7:00 - 9:00pm 
BAYarts 28795 Lake Road, Bay Village


Family Friendly Performance with FREE Admission

Cleveland Opera Theater brings opera to BAYarts Summer Concert Series.  FREE Parking, some picnic seating available, but chairs and blankets are encouraged. Full concessions with local food; picnics are welcome too.  Beer and wine available for purchase.  Family and dance friendly!


More information: 440-871-6543 or

Arts Van Aken Shaker Stages   Friday, August 16, 2019 

Arts Van Aken SHAKER STAGES Summer Concert Series
6:30pm - 7:30pm 
3401 Tuttle Road, Shaker Heights, Ohio 44122


Family Friendly Performance with FREE Admission

Get ready for Shaker Stages at The Van Aken District Beer Garden on August 2nd and August 16th! Join Arts Van Aken in a celebration of our community featuring live music and dance each night from 5-9pm! Free, open to the public, fun for all ages. 


More information:

Little Italy Feast of the Assumption   Saturday, August 17, 2019

On the steps of Holy Rosary Church in Little Italy, 7:00 pm


Family Friendly Performance

Cleveland Opera Theater presents a concert performance of operatic favorites in our annual appearance at the Feast of The Assumption celebration in Little Italy.  Listen to favorite opera arias while you enjoy the festivities! 

Opera at the Dunham Tavern Museum     Sunday, August 25, 2019

MidTown Cleveland 
Concert begins at 6:30pm


Family Friendly Performance with FREE Admission, food trucks, wine & beer!

Cleveland Opera Theater's wildly popular Opera for All Concert featuring highlights

from the upcoming season and operatic favorites!


Discover the Historic Dunham Tavern Museum 


Annual Meeting
Tickets  $100
Cleveland Opera Theater's Annual Meeting is held prior to the FREE to the public outdoor concert performance at the beautiful Dunham Tavern.
$100 Annual Meeting Tickets include:

  • VIP parking - Close to the Dunham Tavern Museum Entrance

  • Pre-concert reception on-site in the Dunham Tavern Museum Barn with wine and heavy appetizers.  Reception / Meeting 5:00pm

  • VIP seating for public concert - No need to bring a chair, you'll have one waiting for you up front in the VIP section

All proceeds from Annual Meeting ticket sales help support the Opera For All FREE Summer Concert Series

100% of Your Tax-Deductible donation will support Cleveland Opera Theater!

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