Date: June 19 through August 7
Time: Varies
Location: Madison Square Park
Perfect for: Madison Square Garden quality performances at no charge
Website: madisonsquarepark.org

Like many of the other free summer concert series on this list, the Mad. Sq. Music: Oval Lawn Series features several up and coming musicians that perform hour and a half long events. This year's series will include artists Suzanne Vega and Ben Sollee.