Irvine’s 2016 Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts begin July 10

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

IRVINE, Calif. (June 28, 2016): The City of Irvine is pleased to once again host a summer tradition when the Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts series returns to Mike Ward Community Park – Woodbridge on July 10.

Bring the family out for six concerts that cover the musical spectrum. A children’s play area and gourmet food trucks are part of the festivities. A portion of the proceeds from food sales will benefit Irvine nonprofit organizations.

Guests should bring chairs and blankets; layered clothing is recommended. Concerts begin at 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

2016 Sizzlin’ Summer Concert Series

  • Sunday, July 10: Gold Rush Country – Country
  • Sunday, July 17: Identity Theft – ’80s variety
  • Sunday, July 24: Blue Breeze Band – Motown, R&B, Soul and Funk
  • Sunday, July 31: Symphony in the Cities
    • 5:30 p.m. – Musical Playground for Children
    • 7 p.m. – Pacific Symphony Concert led by Music Director Carl St.Clair
  • Sunday, Aug. 7: L.A.vation – U2 tribute band
  • Sunday, Aug. 14: Dog N’ Butterfly – Heart tribute band

For more information, call 949-724-6606.


Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has become a nationally recognized city, with a population of 258,386 that spans 66 square miles and is recognized as one of America’s safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine’s enviable quality of life. This family-friendly city features more than 16,000 acres of parks, sports fields and dedicated open space and is the home of the Orange County Great Park.  For more information, please visit

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