The answer is the announcement of the Red Butte Garden Outdoor Summer Concert Series and a garden with 450,000 blooming daffodils, bulbs and tree blossoms.
Summer 2016 at Red Butte Garden includes concerts, films, camps outs and Monday Family Nights.
The lineup of 30 concerts is packed with rock from the 80s and 90s with Tears For Fears, Barenaked Ladies with OMD and Howard Jones, Culture Club, Blondie and Goo Goo Dolls with Collective Soul and Tribe Society. Reach even further back and revive memories with Willie Nelson and Family, Jackson Browne, Pat Benatar with Neil Giraldo and Melissa Etheridge and The Monkees. Rock it, kick it or groove it all summer long.
Check out the complete list.
|Wednesday, May 25||TheLumineers|
|Wednesday, June 1||Buddy Guy & JonnyLang|
|Thursday, June 16||TheMonkees|
|Monday, June 20||Edward Sharpe and the The MagneticZeros|
|Wednesday, June 29||Ben Harper & The InnocentCriminals|
|Wednesday, July 6||Tears ForFears|
|Friday, July 8||case / lang /veirs|
|Wednesday, July 13||Barenaked Ladies with OMD & HowardJones|
|Thursday, July 14||JJ Grey & Mofro/JoshRitter|
|Tuesday, July 19||BozScaggs|
|Tuesday, July 26||The AvettBrothers|
|Thursday, July 28||Willie Nelson &Family|
|Sunday, July 31||Gary ClarkJr.|
|Friday, August 5||“Weird Al”Yankovic|
|Sunday, August 7||Tedeschi Trucks Band with Los Lobos & NMAllstars|
|Monday, August 8||CultureClub|
|Tuesday, August 9||Michael Franti &Spearhead|
|Thursday, August 11||UtahSymphony|
|Sunday, August 14||Lake Street Dive with Gregory AlanIsakov|
|Monday, August 15||RyanAdams|
|Wednesday, August 17||Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo/MelissaEtheridge|
|Thursday, August 18||GracePotter|
|Wednesday, August 24||JacksonBrowne|
|Tuesday, August 30||Wilco|
|Wednesday, September 7||Blondie|
|Thursday, September 8||Kacey Musgraves|
|Sunday, September 11||BonnieRaitt|
|Tuesday, September 13||NEEDTOBREATHE|
|Wednesday, September 14||Goo Goo Dolls with Collective Soul & TribeSociety|
|Thursday, September 15||Jason Isbell|
Tickets go on sale to Red Butte Garden members online, April 25 at 7 p.m. Tickets go on sale to the general public on May 2 at 9 a.m. Members receive a $5 discount on the price of a general public ticket. There are limits on the number of tickets purchased per show based on membership level. Red Butte Garden is always watching for mass purchases to mitigate scalper abuse.
Red Butte Garden uses TicketFly, which has intense traffic capacity. All ticket purchasers need to pre-register at TicketFly.com and all sales are final. No refunds, replacements or exchanges. All shows rain or shine.