Summer Concerts at Carson Beach

Boston's folk music radio station, WUMB-FM; the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR); and Berklee partner to present folk artists on Saturday afternoons in August 2015. The newly renovated Carson Beach is a part of the Boston Harborwalk in South Boston. (View Map)

Selina Elsie

Saturday / August 1, 2015 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Singer-songwriter Selina Elsie performs.

Admission: Free

Covey

Saturday / August 8, 2015 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Covey is an indie folk band fronted by guitarist and vocalist Tom Freeman.

Admission: Free

TASH

Saturday / August 15, 2015 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Boston-based singer-songwriter TASH performs her unique folk/pop music.

Admission: Free

Evelyn Horan

Saturday / August 22, 2015 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Evelyn Horan, a classically trained flutist as well as a classical and jazz pianist, guitarist, and vocalist, performs. 

Admission: Free

Past Events

Check out some of the great shows that have been part of the Summer in the City series in prior years.

The Western Den

Saturday / August 23, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Driven by a passion to create music with purpose, Deni Hlavinka and Chris West formed the Western Den in 2013 to blend compelling folk harmonies with ambient textures, producing a sound all their own. 

Admission: Free

Fate & the Family Band

Saturday / August 16, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Fate & the Family Band is a Boston based blues/rock band with fresh tunes, dance moves, and an inviting vibe. 

Admission: FREE

Grey Season

Saturday / August 9, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

Grey Season electrifies living room music, fixing harmonies atop folk-influenced rock 'n' roll. 

Admission: FREE

Laney Jones

Saturday / August 2, 2014 / 2:00 p.m.

Carson Beach

This concert is canceled due to weather. Raised on an exotic animal farm surrounded by an alligator-infested lake, Laney Jones artfully spins tall tales of love and adventure in the swamplands.

Admission: FREE