Sounds of Summer

Live Music on the Albemarle Sound

2024 Concert Schedule

Vendor sales begin one hour before scheduled performances

April 26, 2024 — Boogie on Broad, featuring the The Adrian Duke Project, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

June 1, 2024 — Live reggae music by Natti Love Joys starting at 2:00 p.m.

July 6, 2024 — Live music by Alexandra Grey, New Bern’s folksy rock band The Bonafides, and 38-piece orchestra Tidewater Concert Band starting at 2:00 p.m.

August 3, 2024 — Featuring Asheville-based bluegrass supergroup, Songs from the Road Band, at 2:00 p.m

Summer Concert Series

Sounds of Summer is back and better than ever, offering a brand new concert series with four unforgettable events set against the stunning backdrop of Edenton’s picturesque waterfront.

Presented by Visit Edenton and Destination Downtown Edenton, the Sounds of Summer Concert Series is a celebration of live music and the Edenton community, bringing together visitors and locals alike for four sensational evenings of entertainment and family-friendly fun. Each concert promises a diverse lineup of talented musicians spanning various genres, from reggae to folk, ensuring a vibrant and dynamic experience for attendees.

This event is free and open to the public! Listen to the music from the harbor by boat, kayak, or set up a lawn chair or blanket on the waterfront. Enjoy our food trucks, kid’s area, retail vendors, and beer garden at the Trolley on the Waterfront by The Herringbone!

Align your business with an Edenton tradition in the making: A range of sponsorship opportunities are available through Destination Downtown Edenton. Contact DDE Executive Director Ches Chesson at for more information.