Summer Concerts at Georges Island

E.g., 2016-07-25
E.g., 2016-07-25

Georges Island, one of the beautiful Boston Harbor Islands, is home to the Civil War-era Fort Warren (and the rumored resident ghost, the Lady in Black). On Saturdays in July and August, take a ferry ride out to the island to hear multiple Berklee artists. (View Map)

Fabiola Méndez / Orlando Retana

Saturday / July 30, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Puerto Rican cuatro player Fabiola Méndez and Costa Rican percussionist Orlando Retana perform.

Admission: Free

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective / Viayra

Saturday / August 6, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Maddie Jay and the pH Collective, a unique blend of acid jazz, old-school beats, and psychedelic girl rap, and R&B and pop singer Viayra perform.

Admission: Free

a l e a / Laura Salgado

Saturday / August 13, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Colombian singer and composer  a l e a '16 and vocalist, pianist, and teacher Laura Salgado '15 perform.

Admission: Free

Aliya Cycon Project / Naty Hernandez

Saturday / August 20, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Arabic-inspired band the Aliya Cycon Project and singer-songwriter, guitarist, and bassist Naty Hernandez perform.

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.

Stephanie James / Lisa Noah

Saturday / July 23, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Boston-based singer-songwriter Stephanie James and Kenyan R&B artist Lisa Noah perform.

Admission: Free

Seven to Five / Joaquina Mertz

Saturday / July 16, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Vocal- and piano-based band Seven to Five and Mexican vocalist Joaquina Mertz perform.

Admission: Free

Daniel Patiño / Idelle

Saturday / July 9, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Costa Rican musician Daniel Patiño and Puerto Rican singer Idelle perform.

Admission: Free

Mafalda / Viayra

Saturday / July 2, 2016 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Singer-songwriter Mafalda and R&B and pop artist Viayra perform.

Admission: Free

Jive McFly / Sara Kendall

Saturday / August 29, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Jive McFly, a Boston-based band specializing in a blend of funk, rock, and pop, performs. Sara Kendall, an electronic and indie singer-songwriter, also performs.

Admission: Free

Nicolás Castañeda Group / Marina Maiztegui

Saturday / August 22, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

The Nicolás Castañeda Group, a musical project based on contemporary Colombian music, performs. Marina Maiztegui also performs.

Admission: Free

Andrea Charls / V Blackburn

Saturday / August 15, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Berklee alumna and singer Andrea Charls performs. V Blackburn, a singer-songwriter and current Berklee student, also performs.

Admission: Free

Oh, Malô / Jive McFly

Saturday / August 8, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Oh, Malô pulls influence from such bands as Bombay Bicycle Club, Radiohead, Local Natives, Daughter, and Jeff Buckley to create a consistently unpredictable blend of timbres and arrangements. Jive McFly, a Boston-based band specializing in a blend of funk, rock, and pop, also performs.

Admission: Free

3 Sudacas / El Feeling

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

Georges Island

3 Sudacas, who met as Berklee students two years ago and have been playing together ever since, perform. El Feeling, the craziest Latin band you’ve probably ever seen, performs their rhythms of Colombia.

Admission: Free

Sara Kendall/Cordelia & the Buffalo

Saturday / July 25, 2015 / 1:00 p.m.

Georges Island

Sara Kendall and Cordelia & the Buffalo bridge electric and acoustic sounds combined with indie pop, electro, world, and alternative music. 

Admission: Free