Rock the Plaza Concert Series

We look forward to bringing live music to Lafayette’s Plaza Park in 2022!

FREE downtown concerts!

Rock the Plaza Concert Series: Friday evenings, June 3, 10, 17, 24, 2022, 6pm-8:30pm (see below for details)

Location: Lafayette’s Plaza Park is located in Lafayette, CA at the corner of Mt. Diablo Blvd. and Moraga Road. Map is located on our Dining & Shopping Guide HERE.

Special thank you our local Boys Team Charity for their help in setup and take-down Fridays June 3, 10 & 17!

The Rock the Plaza Concert Series is our pre-show for the Lafayette Art & Wine Festival that is typically held the 3rd weekend in September. 2022: Sept. 17 & 18. Learn more here.

Friday, June 24, 2022

Lamorinda Idol

Lamorinda Idol

Now in its 17th year, Lamorinda Idol, a program of the Lamorinda Arts Council, is an annual singing competition open to students in kindergarten through 12th grade who attend school or reside in Contra Costa County. Singers may enter as soloists or in groups.  Performing at the Lafayette Plaza on June 24 will be some of the finalists selected from approximately 150 who will audition.  The program of summer concerts and workshops culminates in the Finals at the Orinda Theatre on August 14, where singers receive immediate feedback from a panel of distinguished judges, and where the winners in each category receive cash prizes. Learn more here. 

 

 

June 3, 2022 - Rock the Plaza with the 925 Band and the Wise Girls

 

Friday, June 3, 2022925 Band

925 Band

The 925 Band is the East Bay’s hottest Dance & Party Band. The group has something for a variety of generations, playing musical genres to capture everyone’s interest. 925’s repertoire includes songs from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, and 00’s to current hits and everything in between. They offer a stunning audio and visual experience mixed with a whole lot of fun and entertainment. Facebook

Local Artists:

  1. Jeff Kent, Enumero Cribbage Boards
  2. Dina Asna, Dinart
  3. Hey There Henna

Non-Profits:

  1. Rotary Club of Lafayette  
  2. The Park Theater Trust
  3. Mindful Littles
  4. Sydney Paige Foundation
  5. Mt. Diablo Business Women

 

 

June 10, 2022 - Rock the Plaza with Juke Joint - Photography by Lily Dong

Friday, June 10, 2022

Juke JointJuke Joint

Juke Joint is an experienced 6-piece horn band playing Classic Soul, R&B and Blues music. Juke Joint has been entertaining Bay Area audiences to rave reviews since 2001!   Facebook

Photographer: Lily Dong Photography

Non-Profits:

  1. Rotary Club of Lafayette  
  2. The Park Theater Trust
  3. Mindful Littles
  4. CASA of Contra Costa County

Local Artists:

  1. Zaleh Boubehrezh, Jaleh Bakery
  2. Cindy Whitchurch, Whitchurch Glass Designs 
  3. Jaweed Metz, Metz Gallery

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June 17, 2022 - Rock the Plaza with Keep on Truckin' Band - Photos by Ken Mendoza Photography @kenmendoza duendephoto.com and Brady Thomas Photography bradythomasphotography.com

Friday, June 17, 2022

Keep on Truckin’

A tribute to the Woodstock Generation Keep On Truckin’ performs Rock, Blues, Funk and R&B, faithfully recreating the musical experience of one of the greatest events in music history.
Together for more than ten years in Sacramento, Keep On Truckin’s five seasoned musicians hail from New York to California and several stops in between. KOT band members have opened for national acts and have performed on stage internationally. Past projects include live TV appearances, movie soundtracks, and recording sessions plus performing to sold-out crowds at festivals, arenas and auditoriums.
Come with us and take a step back in time to enjoy the music that influenced a generation. Facebook

Photographer:  Brady Thomas Photography

Non-Profits:

  1. Rotary Club of Lafayette  
  2. The Park Theater Trust
  3. Mobility Matters
  4. Sydney Paige Foundation

Local Artists:

  1. Jen Selfridge, Lola’s Sweet Treats
  2. Hey There Henna
  3. Old Road Brand

VIEW MORE PHOTOS HERE >>

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For information on participating as a vendor or being a partner or sponsor, please call Sara Regan at the Lafayette Chamber at (925) 284-7404 x110 or send her an email at sara@lafayettechamber.org. For band booking information, please email your media kit to jay@lafayettechamber.org. Please note, all bands are secured for both Rock the Plaza and the Lafayette Art & Wine Festival for 2022.

 

Photo Archive

June 21, 2019 – Woodstock Lafayette Rock the Plaza Concert Series with Purple Haze

June 14, 2019 – Woodstock Lafayette Rock the Plaza Concert Series with ZEBOP!

June 7, 2019 Woodstock Lafayette Rock the Plaza Concert Series with Fog City Swampers

June 22, 2018 – Rock the Plaza with Trouble With Monkeys

June 2, 2017 – Summer of Love Lafayette with San Francisco Airship

June 17, 2016 – Rock the Plaza with The Big Jangle