Lakefront Festival Banner ImageAbout the Columbia Lakefront Summer Festival

Live music, family movies and dancing — our schedule has something for everyone and is sure to please! 

The Columbia Lakefront Summer Festival is sponsored by Columbia Association and held on the lawn at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront, located off of Little Patuxent Parkway in Columbia. Admission is free. No glass containers or alcoholic beverages are permitted on the premises.

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Printed schedules will be available early June in CA facilities.

June 26-Sept. 24 • Free entertainment daily!

Live music
Wednesday Lunchtime concerts, Teen Tuesdays, evening concerts, September Sundays

Wed • noon-2pm • June 21-Aug. 16

Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat • 7:30pm    Sundays • 6:30pm through Aug. 20

Sundays in September • 3pm

Family Movies

Mon and Fri, June 26-Aug. 28,

Fri and Sat, September 1-9

Movies begin at dusk (about 8:30pm)

Dancin’ Under the People Tree

Friday, 6:30-8pm • June 30-Sept. 8

Free dance instruction for all levels of experience!

Severe Weather Hotline: 410-715-3127

For more information or to inquire about performing artists, email:

Schedule is subject to change without notice. Events may be cancelled due to severe weather.