Live music is returning to downtown Dartmouth! The Summer Sunshine Series is bringing local artists for fantastic musical performances and showcase their talents at Ferry Terminal Park (94 Alderney Drive).


The FREE 40-concert series will run from July 22 to September 19 on Thursday, Friday, Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.


Check out the line-up for the final weekend below.


Please note that concerts are outdoors.  In the event of weather-related cancellations, please check back on this website or visit our downtown Dartmouth social media channels.  That decision will be made close to showtime.


Bring your own chair and dress for the weather.  Masks are encouraged.  There will be hand sanitizer and PPE available.


September 9 - 12 , 2021

Thursday, September 9

6:00 pm - Kim Dunn Quarte

Friday, September 10

6:00 pm - The Town Heroes

Saturday, September 11
6:00 pm - Natural Talent

Sunday, September 12
2:00 pm - Rankin MacInnes


September 2 - 6 , 2021

Thursday, September 2

6:00 pm - Doris Mason Quartet

Friday, September 3

6:00 pm - bSharp ft. Harvi Millar

Saturday, September 4
6:00 pm - The Roving Stationary Steins

Sunday, September 5
2:00 pm - Anna & The Austronauts

LABOUR DAY SHOWCASE

Monday, September 6
1:00 pm - Eric Stephen Martin
2:30 pm - Morgan Toney
4:30 pm - Jah'mila


August 26 - 29, 2021

Thursday, August 26

6:00 pm - The Mike Cowie Trio

Friday, August 27

6:00 pm - Christine Campbell

Saturday, August 28
African Nova Scotian Music Association (ANSMA) Showcase
6:10 pm - Natural Talent
7:05 pm - Keonte Beals

Sunday, August 29
2:00 pm - Morgan Davis


August 19 - 22, 2021

Thursday, August 19

6:00 pm - Swell Guys

Friday, August 20

6:00 pm - Duo Gatto Dolce

Saturday, August 21
5:30 pm - Carson Downy Band

Sunday, August 22
2:00 pm - Thomas Stajcer


August 12 - 15, 2021

Thursday, August 12

6:30 pm - Chris Mitchell Quartet

Friday, August 13

6:30 pm - Global Centric

Saturday, August 14
African Nova Scotian Music Association (ANSMA) Showcase

6:10 pm - Jody Upshaw
6:50 pm - Advocates of Truth
7:40 pm - Zamani

Sunday, August 15
2:00 pm - The Urban Surf Kings


August 5 - 8, 2021

Thursday, August 5

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Duo Gatto Dolce

Friday, August 6

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - quiet hill

Saturday, August 7
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Bombadils feat. Ellen Gibling

Sunday, August 8
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Shirley Jackson & The Good Rockin' Daddies


August 1-2, 2021


ANSMA Freedom Festival Showcase

Sunday, August 1


2:30 pm to 3:00 pm - ANSMA Praise Team

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm -  Sanctified Brothers

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm  - Reeny Smith

ANSMA Freedom Festival Natal Day Showcase

Monday, August 2


1:00 pm to 2:00 pm - Joyce Saunders of the Wilderbeats

2:30 pm to 3:10 pm - CFB Halifax Stad-Band

4:10 pm to 4:40 pm - Aquakultre

5:30 pm to 6:00 pm - Jah'mila
6:10 pm to 6:55 pm - Natural Talent
7:05 pm to 7:50 pm - Cyndi Cain

July 29 - 31, 2021

Thursday, July 29

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm -Bill Stevenson Trio

Friday, July 30

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Willie Stratton

Saturday, July 31
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm - The Brian Hiltz Band

4:30 pm to 5:00 pm - Krisanne Crowell with Solarocity

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm -The Georges Herbert Jazz Trio


July 22 - 25, 2021

Thursday, July 22
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Gordon Tucker

Friday, July 23
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - David Goyetche

Saturday, July 24
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Ced & Marty

Sunday, July 25
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Stick & Slide


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