More than 100 hot summer concerts near Dayton

Whether you’re into rock, country, blues, jazz, bluegrass, rap or pop, you should be able to find plenty to suit your musical tastes this summer. Here’s a rundown of some of the biggest and best upcoming concerts close to Dayton.

JULY

July 14

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo with John Waite, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $33-$52 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

July 15

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Systems Go from the USAF Band of Flight, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Satisfaction: The International Rolling Stones Show, Turner Pavilion, Veterans Park, 250 Cliff Park Road, Springfield. 937-324-1554 or www.springfieldartscouncil.org

July 16

Vans Warped Tour with Blessthefall, Riff Raff, the Wonder Years and others. Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati. www.ticketmaster.com.

Brian Culbertson and Mindi Abair, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Barry Campbell and his Big Band with vocalist Pam Noah, Riverscape MetroPark, Dayton. 937-275-PARK (7275) or www.metroparks.org.

Hotel California: Tribute to the Eagles, Turner Pavilion, Veterans Park, 250 Cliff Park Road, Springfield. 937-324-1554 or www.springfieldartscouncil.org

July 17

Music of ABBA with Arrival and Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra. Schuster Center, Dayton. www.ticketcenterstage.com

Sister Hazel, Turner Pavilion, Veterans Park, 250 Cliff Park Road, Springfield. 937-324-1554 or www.springfieldartscouncil.org

James Taylor, Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati. www.ticketmaster.com.

July 18

Miyelo Music Festival with Will Hoge, Neulore, Brandon Chase and the Donnie Reis Band. Main Street, Tipp City. www.miyelomusicfest.com.

Swamp Romp 2015 with Buckwheat Zydeco. Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Big Smo with Hayden Carpenter and DJ Orig. Oddbody’s Music Room, Dayton. 937-813-4272 or www.oddbodys.com.

Jefferson Starship, Turner Pavilion, Veterans Park, 250 Cliff Park Road, Springfield. 937-324-1554 or www.springfieldartscouncil.org

July 19

Dayton Blues Festival, Dave Hall Plaza Park, Dayton. www.downtowndayton.org.

July 21

Boz Scaggs with Tower of Power, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $33-$60 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

R5 with Jacob Whitesides and Ryland, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

July 23

Rock the Yacht 2015 with Little River Band, Ambrosia, Player and others. Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Chris Duarte, Gilly’s, 132 S. Jefferson St., Dayton. 937-228-8414 or www.gillysjazz.com, Dayton.

July 24

The Marshall Tucker Band, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. SOLD OUT. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

The King: Music of Elvis with Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra and special guests. Schuster Center, Dayton. www.ticketcenterstage.com

Gary Allan with Chris Stapleton, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 8 p.m. Reserved seating: $33-$57 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

July 24-26

United Irish of Dayton Celtic Festival with Gaelic Storm, Scythian, Socks in the Frying Pan and others. Riverscape MetroPark, Dayton. www.daytoncelticfestival.com.

July 26

Sunday Blues & BBQ series with Blue Lou & the Mafia. Riff Raff Tavern on the Canal, Dayton. www.riffraffonthecanaltavern.com

Bryan Adams, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

July 30

Dayton Jazz Orchestra, Riverscape MetroPark, Dayton. 937-275-PARK (7275) or www.metroparks.org.

Diana Krall, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Dancing with the Stars: LIVE!, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 8 p.m. $37-$62 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

July 31

Rewind: Celebrating the Music of the ’80s with Sheena Easton and Sam Harris. Schuster Center, Dayton. www.ticketcenterstage.com.

July 31-Aug 1

Miami Valley Music Fest with The Spikedrivers, Shrub, Paige & the Belairs, Magic Jackson, Subterranean House Band and more. Eagle’s Campgrounds, 2252 Troy-Urbana Road, Troy. www.miamivalleymusicfest.com.

Aug. 1

The 18th Annual Celebrity Concert for Charity with Ronnie Milsap and BJ. Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 2

Sunday Blues & BBQ series with Ira Stanley, Riff Raff Tavern on the Canal, Dayton. www.riffraffonthecanaltavern.com

Aug. 4

Primus with Dinosaur Jr., Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. General admission pit: $47 plus fees. Reserved seating: $42 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Under the Sun Tour with Sugar Ray, Better Than Ezra, Uncle Kracker and Eve 6. Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 5

Harry Connick Jr., Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 6

The Beach Boys and the Temptations, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 8 p.m. Reserved seating: $47-$67 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Resurrection: Journey tribute, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 7

Pickin’ in the Park series with Mad River Railroad and the Tillers. Riverscape MetroPark, Dayton. 937-275-PARK (7275) or www.metroparks.org.

Aug. 8

Festival of the Vine with Dave Koz & Friends, Rick Braun, Kenny Lattimore, David Wells and the ModernGroove Jazz Band. Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 9

Sunday Blues & BBQ series with Ellie Lee. Riff Raff Tavern on the Canal, Dayton. www.riffraffonthecanaltavern.com

Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $43-$63 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Aug. 10

Reba with Caroline Kole, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. SOLD OUT. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 11

Touch, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 13

Linda Dachtyl Quartet, Dayton Art Institute’s Shaw Gothic Cloister, Dayton. www.daytonartinstitute.org

Tom Daugherty Orchestra, Riverscape MetroPark, Dayton. 937-275-PARK (7275) or www.metroparks.org.

Boney James & Brian McKnight, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $40-$62 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Aug. 14

Yes and Toto, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $46-$78.50 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Aug. 15

Hispanic Heritage Festival, Riverscape MetroPark, Dayton. www.pacodayton.org.

Clint Black, JD Legends, Franklin. 937-746-4950 or www.jdlegends.com.

Joe Bonamassa, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 16

Dayton Rock Festival, Dave Hall Plaza Park, Dayton.

Bacon Fest 2015 with Southern Rock Superstars, Nick Mitchell & Skeptical Cats and Geeze Cats. Fraze Pavilion, Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 18

Willie Nelson with Old Crow Medicine Show, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Creedence Clearwater Revisited, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $33-$52 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Aug. 19

Happy Together Tour 2015 with The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, the Association, Mark Lindsay, the Grass Roots and others. Fraze Pavilion, Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 20

Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 21

Canned Heat with Charlie Musselwhite and the Pat Travers Band, Rose Music Center at the Heights, Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $32-$47 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

The Menus, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 22

3 Doors Down, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 23

Sunday Blues & BBQ series with Gregg Clark, Riff Raff Tavern on the Canal, Dayton. www.riffraffonthecanaltavern.com

GospelFest with Francesca Battistelli. Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Aug. 27

Brit Floyd: The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 8 p.m. Reserved seating: $31-$43 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Aug. 28

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 8 p.m. Reserved seating: $52-$79 plus fees. www.ticketmaster.com.

Aug. 29

Quiet Riot, BMI Speedway, 791 E. Main St., Versailles. 7 p.m. Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door. 937-526-9547 or www.bmikarts.com.

Kristin Chenoweth, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Sept. 1

McGuffey Lane, Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering. 937-296-3300 or www.fraze.com.

Sept. 6

Dayton Reggae Festival, Dave Hall Plaza Park, Dayton. www.downtowndayton.org.

Sept. 7-9

Canoegrass, Adventures on the Great Miami, 1995 Ross Road, Tipp City. www.canoegrass.com.

Sept. 8

Counting Crows with Citizen Cope and Hollis Brown, Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights. 7 p.m. Reserved seating: $48-$72. www.ticketmaster.com.

Sept. 10

Phil DeGreg and Brasilia, Dayton Art Institute’s Shaw Gothic Cloister, Dayton. www.daytonartinstitute.org

Oct. 8

Gordon Lightfoot, Victoria Theatre, 138 N. Main St., Dayton. 8 p.m. Cost: $30-$85/ticket. Info: 937-228-3630, TicketCenterStage.com.

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