Must See Upcoming Concerts for Summer 2018

Summer is here and with it comes a new line of great concerts to enjoy and experience. If you are wondering what concerts to attend this season, our music festival promotion team has you covered. To keep you informed about the latest and greatest music concerts in the U.S., we’ve organized a list of the most exciting events you can enjoy this season. In this article, you’ll find a list of summer concerts along with the most relevant information for each one, like venue and ticket prices. Remember to think about extra details like lodging, travel packages, transportation methods, and security rules for specific events, too. Keep reading to find out about some of the best summer concerts for 2018.

Best Summer Concerts 2018

Below, our radio promotion team samples just a few of the best concerts to look out for this summer. If you missed any, don’t worry – check back in for our list of fall 2018 music events to see even more concerts and festivals. Note that prices and ticket availability are subject to change, so be sure to check the official events’ websites for updates.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z OTR II

From this summer to almost the end of the year, Beyoncé and Jay-Z will offer a series of hot concerts. If you enjoy fearless choreography and a mesmerizing voice, then these R&B and urban soul concerts are just right for you.

Date & Place:

Monday, July 30, 2018, at the Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA

Starting Hour:

7:30 P.M.

Ticket Sale:

Prices for tickets will vary depending on the location of your seats. You can buy your tickets from the following retailers:

Ticket Master: $49.00 – $320.00

Stub Hub: From $1,250.00

Seat Geek: From $57.00

For more details about upcoming dates, please refer to the OTR II official web page.


The K-pop sensation is hitting the U.S. this summer and promises to be an experience of a lifetime. Their upbeat music, fun choreography, and stage presence will take over North America soon. If you love what this exciting new group brings to music’s mainstream, then you cannot miss this concert.

Date & Place:

September 5, 2018, at the Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA

Starting Hour:

8:00 P.M.

Ticket Sale:

Ticket Master: $323.00 – $ 1, 139.00+

Seat Geek: From $259.00+

Stub Hub: From $215.00

Electric Zoo

New York City transforms into an electronic music event like no other. Combining hot avant-garde house, EDM and more, Electric Zoo is an electronic music enthusiast’s paradise. Do not miss the chance to experience eye-catching lighting, ear-popping music and a night of dancing to remember.

Date & place:

August 31- September 2, 2018, New York City, NY


Electric Zoo will showcase some of Electronic Music’s heavyweights like DJ Tiësto, Alesso, Martin Garrix, Kaskade, and more.

Ticket Sale:

Tickets are selling rapidly – make sure to grab one before they are sold out.

3-Day General Admission: $279.99 + fees

Friday Pass: $89.99 + fees (Tier IV)

Saturday Pass: $119.99 + fees (Tier IV)

Friday –Saturday Pass: $189.00 + fees (Tier III)

Sunday Pass: $119.99 + fees (Tier IV)


Visitors can choose to stay in one of New York’s many hotels. Pricing will depend on location. Prices can range from $179.00 + to $750.00 and up. Additionally, visitors can utilize shuttle transportation or public transportation to attend the event.

Imagine Festival (EDM, Dubstep, House, and Techno)

If you want to have a great experience surrounded by music lovers and dancers, then Imagine Festival is right for you. The musical event combines some of today’s hottest music styles and blends them to create a unique experience for everyone to enjoy. Here’s what you need to know about this venue:

Date & place:

September 21-23, 2018 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, GA


The show offers a wide range of artists including DJ Tiësto, Above & Beyond and Deadmau5.

Ticket Sale:

3-Day General Pass: $259.00

3-Day General Pas w/ GA Camping: $ 319.00

3-Day VIP Pass: $ 380.00

3-Day VIP Pass w/ VIP Camping $499.00

Parking Options:

Day Parking: $39.00

VIP Parking: $99.00


Visitors and participants can opt to stay at the event’s arena, rent a tent for the event, rent a VIP tent area, or book an all-in-one hotel. Additional options for shuttle transportation are also available for visitors.

LA Music Promotion for Indie Bands and Artists

Whether you are a local artist looking for a promotion team to help you generate hype for your next concert, or an international artist looking for a breakthrough, we can help. At Planetary Group, we have years of experience helping both local and international artists take their music projects to the next level. To learn more about our music promotion services and how we can help you tackle your next project like a pro, call Planetary Group today at (323) 952-5050.