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Check Out Our List of Must-See 2016 Summer Music Concerts and Festivals Near Thousand Oaks CA

2016 Summer Concerts and Music Festivals Thousand Oaks CA

There will no doubt be many 2016 summer concerts and music festivals in Thousand Oaks CA and the surrounding area of Conejo Valley. We certainly can’t share all of them here, but take a look below to see some of our picks for events you’ll need to check out this summer. If you know of any others you’d like to share with the rest of us, head down to the comments section.

enjoying a concert while the sun goes downOak Heart Country Music Festival in Thousand Oaks CA

Taking place June 4, this is a must-attend festival for country music fans. The event is happening between 1 p.m. and 10 p.m. and is packed full of great artists. You’ll be able to hear such artists as Rodney Atkins, Chase Bryant and The Other Words. The music will be playing at Conejo Creek South Park at 1300 E. Janss Rd.

Cajun and Blues Music Festival in Simi Valley CA

If you like Blues and good food, then this Cajun and Blues Music Festival is just for you. In addition to hearing artists like Guy Martin, Barbara Morrison, Booker T and the Rebirth Brass Brand, you’ll be able to enjoy delicious Cajun-Creole food. There is even a Mardi Gras parade each day of the event. The festival takes place on May 28 and 29, over Memorial Day weekend, at the Rancho Santa Susana Community Park in Simi Valley.

Music Under the Stars Series in Ventura CA

Just a little bit further away is the Music Under the Stars series in Ventura. From July 9 to Sept. 3, attendees will be able to hear a wide variety of great music at the Olivas Adobe, such as a Fleetwood Mac tribute, a Beatles tribute, a Queen tribute and New Orleans blues. Concerts are on Saturday nights and start at 7:30 p.m.

Live Oak Music Festival in Santa Barbara CA

Being in Santa Barbara, the Live Oak Music Festival is a bit of a drive, but well worth it. This year’s festival is June 17-19 and takes place at the Live Oak Camp, which is located off Highway 154. There will be plenty of food and beverages to enjoy, in addition to music from artists like Wynonna & The Big Noise, Sarah Jarosz, African Guitar Summit and James McMurtry.

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The whole area is full of opportunities to listen to great music, so our list of 2016 summer concerts and music festivals near Thousand Oaks CA hardly covers them all. Please share your favorites with the rest of us in the comments section.