SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — The popular Concerts in the Park series in downtown Sacramento officially returned May 6.

Around 1,000 people packed Cesar Chavez Plaza for the first Friday of Concerts in the Park.

The free annual music series went quiet during the pandemic, but starting on May 6 and continuing every Friday through May, June and July, Sacramento will have its groove back.  

This year’s performers

May 13 @ 5 p.m.

Nate Curry, Camilla Covington, Destiny Molina, Harlequin Rose, NUNU

May 20 @ 5 p.m.

Arden Park Roots, The Gold Souls, Mateo Briscoe, DJ Rainjah

May 27 @ 5 p.m.

Slenderbodies, Life in 24 Frames, Helladusty, Winsome, DJ Lady Char

June 3 @ 5 p.m.

Bob Moses, Moxy, Brolly, Cassie Vega

June 10 @ 5 p.m.

Jessica Malone, Gleeson, Dear Darling, Emilee Durbin, DJ Epik

June 17 @ 5 p.m.

Wilderado, me&you, The Ghost Town Rebellion, Nat Lefkoff, DJ Nesss

June 24 @ 5 p.m.

The Expendables, Ryder Thieves, Skunk Funk, Zephyr

July 8 @ 5 p.m.

Picturesque, A Foreign Affair, Yunger, Internet Friends, Thxt Topic with Hellagoodcompany

July 15 @ 5 p.m.

Nappy Roots, S3LF and the Sleeprockers, Erica Ambrin & The Eclectic Soul Project

July 22 @ 5 p.m.

Cannons, Madi Sipes & The Painted Blue, Keadii, Holy Water

July 29 @ 5 p.m.

Mod Sun, JMSEY, A Summer Alive, Bloodhoney, Robbie & DJ Eddy (HOF)