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Summer Concerts on the Waterfront

Port of Los Angeles Presents the first ever FREE Summer Concert Series
June 23 - September 8, 2011, 7 to 9 p.m.
every Thursday except the first Thursday of the month
at the Gateway Plaza Fanfare Fountain

From rock to blues and swing to surf, the L.A. Waterfront will begin buzzing with live music as
the Port of Los Angeles kicks off its first summer outdoor concert series. 

Concerts and More

Summer Concerts are the perfect way to enjoy the summer right here at the Port!

Join us for an evening of free music and entertainment:

• Live music
• Dancing waters shows at California's largest fountain - the Port's Gateway Plaza Fanfare Fountain
• Ride the Red Car
• Free parking at Harbor Blvd. and Swinford Street
• Free Shuttle to Downtown San Pedro for even more fun (see restaurant specials below)
Click here for event flier

Concert Schedule and Details


The Thursday evening concerts will take place at the landmark Gateway Plaza Fanfare Fountain, located at Harbor Boulevard and Swinford Street just south of the Vincent Thomas Bridge and across from the Harbor Blvd. exit off the 110 Freeway in San Pedro.

Residents are encouraged to bring a chair and relax – or dance – around the Fanfare Fountain as a different band performs each Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. Concerts will not be held on San Pedro “First Thursdays” on July 7, August 4 and September 1.  Free parking is available at Harbor Boulevard and Swinford Street.

The 2011 Summer Concert series lineup includes:

  • June 23 – Rumble King (original swing, upbeat)
  • June 30 – Identity Crisis (classic rock)
  • July 14  – CUPPAJOE (acoustic quartet)
  • July 21 – 3rd Degree (blues)
  • July 28 – Daddyos (rock and blues)
  • August 11 – L-360 Band (two-man variety)
  • August 18 – Smokin’ Cobras (50s through 80s hits)
  • August 25 – One Ten South (blues, funk, rock)
  • September 8 ­– Jamnesia (dance)

The concert series is presented by The Port of Los Angeles and PBID San Pedro, the San Pedro Historic Waterfront Business Improvement District. Click here for map, parking and more information.

Restaurant Specials

Join us for these special offers from our local restaurants:

The Whale & Ale: Click here for special menu

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