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Summer Forest Concerts

Guests sitting in the woods amongst lights at night for a concert

The 2024 season of Summer Forest Concerts has been canceled due to impacts from recent severe weather in Northwest Arkansas.

Current concert ticket holders will automatically receive a full refund.

If you have any questions, please contact Guest Services at (479) 657-2335.

The series we all know and love will return to the forest in 2025—keep an eye on this page for updates as we finalize the 2025 lineup!

Unwind under the trees with live music in the North Forest! 

Spend select Saturday evenings enjoying live music at Crystal Bridges with the return of our Summer Forest Concerts!

Set outdoors in the museum’s beautiful North Forest, this family-friendly concert series features national and local artists surrounded by art and nature. Grab your lawn chair or blanket, kick back with friends, and enjoy live music under the trees. A food truck and cash bar will be available throughout the night, as well as kid-friendly artmaking activities.

*Please Note: Though tickets for youth ages 18 and under are free, a ticket is required for entry. Reserve these tickets online or with Guest Services.

Call the Inclement Weather line for cancellation information: (479) 657-2488.


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Summer Forest Concerts are presented on the Coca-Cola Stage.

2024 Concert Lineup 

What to Expect 

  • Parking: Parking is free for all guests at our new Campus Parking Garage. Note: There is limited clearance in the garage of 8 feet, 4 inches.
  • Shuttles: Shuttle service is available to those with mobility issues, beginning at 6 p.m.
  • Accessibility: Strollers and personal mobility devices are welcome.
  • B.Y.O.C.: Bring your own chair! Blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged.
  • Dog-friendly Venue: Dogs on a leash are allowed. Dog owners are asked to clean up after their dogs and keep them under control at all times.
  • No Outside Food: Please leave outside food and coolers at home. Food trucks and a cash bar will be available throughout the night at each concert.
  • Weather Plans: Worried about the weather? If weather-related issues arise, a decision to cancel a concert will be made by 3 p.m. the day of the event and will be emailed to ticketholders, posted on our website and social media, and will be available on the museum’s Inclement Weather Line at (479) 657-2488. Ticketholders will be issued an automatic refund for any canceled concerts.