NC State’s very popular free, family-friendly, outdoor concert series, LIVE @ Lake Raleigh, is returning in April and May of 2022.
It takes place at Lake Raleigh, Main Campus Drive & Campus Shores Drive.
Love outdoor music? Check out our huge day by day list of outdoor music around the Triangle! Most of the shows are free.
Gates will open at 5 p.m., and food trucks will be on site at that time. The concerts start at 6 p.m.
LIVE @ Lake Raleigh Schedule
Thursday, April 7th, 2022
Multi-instrumental Indie Pop group from Saxapahaw.
Thursday, April 21st, 2022
The Barefoot Movement
Acclaimed Americana group with an invigorating sound.
Thursday, May 5th, 2022
7-piece Latin band that plays psychedelic vibe Salsa, Rumba, and many other flavors of Latin American music.
Thursday, May 19th, 2022
Durham-based hip hop artist and poet who has created a bridge-building soulful sound.
Map and Parking for LIVE @ Lake Raleigh
All of Centennial Campus offers free parking after 5 p.m. There’s street and lot parking throughout Centennial. Consult the map, below, on parking lots and decks near the concert.
Food and Drink
Food trucks will be on site. They’ll be announced on the Live @ Lake Raleigh website.
In addition, you’re welcome to bring your own food, but no grills or open flames. You can also bring your own beer and wine but no glass, and no liquor or spirits.
Local breweries will be selling beer on site as well.
There is a place to drop off patrons near the front gate. The event is an open field with a slight slope. There are no sidewalks, but the grass is not thick and wheelchairs are able to roll through the grass.
More Outdoor Music in the Triangle
Learn all about outdoor music in the Triangle, including a description of the concert series, and a 90-day calendar, or take a quick look at some of the upcoming outdoor concerts here: