National Concert Day

National Concert Day is observed next on Tuesday, May 7th, 2024 (15 days from today).

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National Concert Day, which celebrates the beginning of the summer concert season, was organized by Live Nation in 2015 and was held for the first time that year. In addition to summer concerts, it also celebrates music artists, record labels, live music industry leaders, tour managers, and their teams working to create live music experiences for fans. In its first year, National Concert Day held a concert at Irving Plaza in New York City and they did the same in following years. They also host a "Summer Kickoff Ticket Sale" each year, where over 1,000,000 concert tickets are available for $20 the day and for the next week.

History of National Concert Day

The first National Concert Day celebration took place at Irving Plaza in New York City in 2015. The concert was performed by Live Nation. They ran their Summer Kickoff Sale, during which over a million concert tickets were sold for just $20 during that time. They have carried out this tradition every year since it was first conducted in 2015.

In its first year, Live Nation held a concert at Irving Plaza in New York City that day, and they did the same in subsequent years. They also hold a “Summer Kickoff Ticket Sale” each year, where over 1,000,000 concert tickets are available for $20 the day and for the next week.

Why National Concert Day

Here are the main reasons why you should celebrate National Concert Day:

  • To see your favorite music artists

National Concert Day is considered as the most perfect opportunity to watch your favorite musical artists live. You will certainly be able to enjoy the lineup of artists that will perform their best songs in a live concert. You can bring your friends and family to get the best experience all night long. Therefore, here is a good reason for you to enjoy this special anniversary.

  • To enjoy live music

Another reason why you should celebrate National Concert Day is that you will be able to enjoy live music. Have chance to see live music is just a completely great experience than only listen through television. It will definitely give you a refreshing feeling as you sing and dance to the music sung by the musicians in front of you.

How to celebrate National Concert Day

  • Go to a concert

One good thing to do to celebrate this day is to go see a live concert. This is the best reason you can buy tickets to your favorite musician's concert no matter how expensive it is. You have a day for yourself and it only happens once a year. Therefore, why you do not enjoy it?

  • Watch live concerts online

If you don't have time to go to a concert or if you don't have enough cash to buy concert tickets, what you can do is watch live concerts online. You can find many interesting things via YouTube. You can watch live performances of your favorite musicians in your mobile phone or laptop.

  • Read more about the concert

You can also celebrate this day by reading more about the concerts. They also have a rich history worth reading.

  • Celebrate on social media

You can also share your great celebration via social media with a lot of photos as well as your opinions. For example, you can use the hashtag #NationalConcertDay to let your friends and followers know that you are also joining in the celebration of National Concert Day.


National Concert Day has been observed the first Tuesday in May.


Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2023

Tuesday, May 7th, 2024

Tuesday, May 6th, 2025

Tuesday, May 5th, 2026

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Live Nation in 2015

Also on Tuesday, May 7th, 2024

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