Kupferberg Center for the Arts (KCA) at Queens College has been presenting high-quality, free concerts to our residents in the surrounding areas while providing entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. We are once again prepared to delight audiences with the exciting programming of SummerSounds, which will be held at a variety of other Queens Parks.

SummerSounds is co-presented with the Queens Parks Department; Proudly sponsored by Plaxall, Queens College, CUNY, and Department of Culture Affairs. These concerts provide free outdoor summer entertainment featuring Queens-based musicians of diverse backgrounds, reflecting the rich cultural heritages of our borough.


Saturday, July 15 at 6:00PM
Roy Wilkins Park
Merrick Blvd. bet. 115 Ave., 116 Ave., and Baisley Blvd.
The TeeTones– Motown

Saturday, July 29 at 6:00PM
C.C. Moore Park
Broadway & 45th Ave & 82 St, Queens, NY 11373
Orquesta Afinke– Latin Jazz

Friday, August 4 at 7:00PM
O’Donohue Park
18-48 Cornaga Ave, Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Steph Lamont– Hip Hop

Saturday, August 12 at 6:00PM
Hunter’s Point South Park
4-10 Center Blvd Long Island City, NY 11109
British Dependency– Reggae

*Due to inclement weather, this performance has been cancelled. Please follow up on our website for updated information.
Friday, August 18 at 6:00PM
MacNeil Park
19-01 Poppenhusen Ave College Point, NY 11356
Lady and the Vamps– Jazz, Broadway, Pop

Saturday, August 26 at 6:00PM
Newtown Park
92-2 56th Ave, Queens, NY 11373
Conjunto Guantanamo– Afro-Cuban Jazz