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Beyond the Capitol...

are talented musicians!


Performing on the streets or center stage.


MU Healthcare Capital Region Amphitheater

With 500 reservable seats, 300 terrace and more than 1,700 lawn spots available, the CRMU Amp offers a small-town feel with close access to a mix of tribute bands and nationally touring artists like Get The Led Out (May 10), Chris Janson (May 26), and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (July 12). Be on the lookout for announcements of their exciting 2024 line-up!


Thursday Night LiveDope A Sneakers

Thursday Night Live

Make summer plans to dance in the streets during this exciting outdoor concert series on historic High Street. Thursday Night Live is a street party showcasing great local bands. Enjoy a variety of delicious cuisine and drink specials at many of the nearby bars and restaurants. Forget Friday…we celebrate Thursday instead!




Showcasing talented local artists and creatives, Porchfest is held in the capital city’s historic and treasured neighborhoods. Wander the streets and admire charming homes as music drifts out from the porches and art and family-fun activities fill the streets.


Backyard Concert SeriesJefferson Landing State Historic Site

Backyard Concert Series at Jefferson Landing State Historic Site

Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and picnic suppers for an evening of music that captures Missouri’s past and present music traditions on the lawn of a historic site. This family-friendly series is hosted by Missouri State Parks. Stay tuned for the 2024 line-up!


Redemption Inside The Walls

Redemption Inside The Walls

Redemption Inside the Walls

Benefitting local charities, Redemption Inside the Walls annually hosts Christian and gospel artists at the Jefferson City Jaycees Fairgrounds. Past featured artists include Natalie Grant, NEWSBOYS, and Michael W. Smith!


Capital City Band AidCapital City Band Aid

Capital City Band Aid

Kicking off their inaugural year in 2023, the Capital City Band Aid is a one-of-a-kind, family friendly, street festival/music experience on the beautiful streets of downtown with the majestic Missouri State Capitol as the backdrop. Also a fundraiser, proceeds from the event go to a good cause!

Events happening around town!