2022 Charlotte Summer Concert Guide

By CLTure

June 15, 2022 (updated)

Summer concert season is officially here. Although it’s felt like an eternity since we’ve been able to fully enjoy the many music venues Charlotte has to offer, live shows are back. While Charlotte was known as an undesirable stop for many national touring acts during the 2000s and 2010s, our city has had no problems attracting some of the biggest acts in music in recent years. With venues like Snug Harbor, Petra’s, The Milestone and The Evening Muse cranking out impressive local and regional bills, the city is brimming with musical entertainment this summer. 



There are plenty of shows to consider, all of which cover a multitude of genres, and we’ll be updating this article weekly. For those on a budget, we’ll also be giving away tickets to several shows throughout the summer, so be sure to check back frequently. 

Remaining 2022 Charlotte summer concerts (updated weekly): 

June 28 – Def Leppard, Mötley Crüe, Poison, and Joan Jett at Bank of America Stadium

June 30 – Train, Jewel and Blues Traveler at PNC Music Pavilion

July 3 – 5 Seconds of Summer and Pale Waves at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

July 1 – Chicago and Brian Wilson at PNC Music Pavilion

July 2 – Purity Ring at The Fillmore

July 7 – Neighbor Lady at Snug Harbor

July 8 – Whiskey Myers and 49 Winchester at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

July 8 – DJ Fannie Mae presents Sainted at The Underground

July 8 – XOXOK and Saint Floyd at The Evening Muse

July 8 – OneRepublic and NEEDTOBREATHE at PNC Music Pavilion

July 9 – Jay Critch at The Underground

July 9 – Ultima Nota at USNWC



July 10 – Billy Howerdel of A Perfect Circle at The Underground

July 11 – Matchbox Twenty at PNC Music Pavilion

July 12 – Alfred Sergel IVtet at Petra’s

July 12 – New Kids on the Block, Salt-N-Pepa, Rick Astley and En Vogue at Spectrum Center

July 14 – The Chicks and Patty Griffin at PNC Music Pavilion

July 14 – Fernway and The Second After at The Milestone

July 15 – Jude Moses and SOLIS at Petra’s

July 15-16 – Garth Brooks at Bank of America Stadium

July 15 – Big Daddy Kane, KRS-One, Slick Rick, Brand Nubian and Chubb Rock at Bojangles’ Coliseum

July 16 – Haunted Summer, Roman Candles and Kadey Ballard at Petra’s

July 16 – Steely Dan at Bojangles’ Coliseum

July 20 – Dikembe, Zeta and Petrov at Snug Harbor

July 22 – Shawn Mendes and Dermot Kennedy at Spectrum Center

July 23 – Tedeschi Trucks Band and Los Lobos at PNC Music Pavilion

July 23 – Bodega at Snug Harbor

July 23 – Buried In Roses and Ugli at Petra’s

July 24 – Coheed and Cambria and Dance Gavin Dance at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

July 24 – Rob Zombie and Mudvayne at PNC Music Pavilion

July 27 – The Black Keys and Band of Horses at PNC Music Pavilion

July 28 – Boy Pablo at The Underground

July 28 – Vince Gill at Bojangles’ Coliseum

July 29 – Thelma & The Sleaze and Tongues of Fire at Snug Harbor

July 29 – Jason Aldean at PNC Music Pavilion

July 29 – Iration and Atmosphere at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

July 29 – Forrest Isn’t Dead and Oceanic at The Evening Muse

July 30 – Halestorm and The Pretty Reckless at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

July 30 – American Aquarium at Neighborhood Theatre

July 30 – Julian Calendar and Fun Isn’t Fair at Petra’s

July 30 – Jagged Edge, K. Michelle and Bobby V. at Ovens Auditorium

August 2 – Alicia Keys and Pink Sweat$ at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 2 – Kendrick Lamar and Baby Keem at Spectrum Center *Giveaway*

August 4 – Gladys Knight at Bojangles’ Coliseum

August 5 – Kehlani and Rico Nasty at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 5 – Sasha Alex Sloan at The Underground

August 6 – Styx and REO Speedwagon at PNC Music Pavilion

August 9 – Dance Gavin Dance at The Fillmore

August 9 – Acid Dad and Rugg at Snug Harbor



August 9 – Chris Brown and Lil Baby at PNC Music Pavilion

August 11 – Wiz Khalifa and Logic at PNC Music Pavilion

August 11 – Coi Leray at The Fillmore

August 12 – Into The Fog at USNWC

August 12 – BLXST at The Underground

August 12 – David Gray at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 12 – Drive-By Truckers and Wednesday at Neighborhood Theatre

August 12 – Keith Urban and Ingrid Andress at PNC Music Pavilion

August 13 – Weird Al Yankovic at Belk Theater

August 16 – Pinegrove at The Underground

August 18 – Empire Strikes Brass at USNWC

August 19 – Sleigh Bells at The Underground

August 19 – Magic City Hippies at Visulite Theatre

August 19-21 – Queen City Jam Session

August 20 – Jonathan Scales Fourchestra at USNWC

August 20 – The Criticals and Starbender at Snug Harbor

August 20 – Mary Chapin Carpenter at Knight Theater

August 20 – Andrew McMahon, Dashboard Confessional and Cartel at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 21 – Snail Mail at Neighborhood Theatre

August 23 – Jack Johnson and Ziggy Marley at PNC Music Pavilion

August 23 – Teyana Taylor at The Fillmore

August 25 – Big Pooh at Neighborhood Theatre

August 25 – Jack White and Cautious Clay at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 26 – Pluto Gang at Visulite Theatre

August 26 – Rod Stewart and Cheap Trick at PNC Music Pavilion



August 26 – Goo Goo Dolls at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 26 – Dreamboat, Petrov and Pie Face Girls at Snug Harbor

August 27 – Jamey Johnson and Blackberry Smoke at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 27 – Mark Farina and That Guy Smitty at Basement Charlotte

August 27 – The Lumineers and James Bay at Spectrum Center

August 30 – Lauv and Hayley Kiyoko at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 31 – Korn and Evanescence at PNC Music Pavilion

August 31 – O.A.R., Dispatch and G. Love at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

September 1 – Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Strokes and Thundercat at Bank of America Stadium

September 3 – PJ Morton at Knight Theater

September 6 – Five Finger Death Punch, Megadeth and The Hu at PNC Music Pavilion

September 7 – Sarah Jarosz at Neighborhood Theatre

September 8 – The Temptations & the Four Tops at Ovens Auditorium

September 9 – River Whyless and Alexa Rose at Camp North End

September 9 – Ruben Studdard sings Luther Vandross at Knight Theater

September 10 – Outlaw Music Festival with Willie Nelson, Billy Strings and Nathaniel Rateliff at PNC Music Pavilion

September 16 – Little Feat at Knight Theater

September 16 – Denzel Curry and AG Club at The Fillmore

September 17 – Shadowgraphs and Dipstick at Snug Harbor

September 17 – Lake Street Dive and The Dip at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

September 18 – Elton John at Bank of America Stadium

September 18 – Wu Tang and Nas at PNC Music Pavilion

September 18 – Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors at Neighborhood Theatre

September 20 – The Head and the Heart and Shakey Graves at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

September 21 – Mary J. Blige, Ella Mai and Queen Naija at Spectrum Center




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