Concerts in Naples — March and April 2014

The weather in Naples is warming up, and so’s the performing arts scene. Whether you enjoy a night at the symphony or a concert on the lawn, you’ll find plenty to do in March and April 2014.

Concerts at the Cambier Park Bandshell

Naples Concert Band
The Naples Concert Band at the Cambier Park Bandshell (Photo: Naples Concert Band)

The beautiful bandshell with spacious lawn is in downtown Naples at 580 8th Street South. There’s a complete schedule of events through May at the Naplesgov.com site, with concerts including:

Jazz, Dixieland and Big Band concerts. Evening concerts 7-9 p.m.; Sunday concerts 2-4 p.m.

 April 13 – Mamajowali (Joe Crazen, Mamadou Sidibe, and Walter Strauss)

Free concerts – Rockin’ on the Bay at Bayfront Plaza

Take a trip down memory lane with tribute bands in a festive setting, 5:30 – 9 p.m. at Bayfront Naples.

March 1 – Rod Stewart Tribute

April 5 – Tina Turner Tribute

Concerts at The Norris Center

The Norris Community Center at 755 8th Avenue South is the the heart of Naples. It includes an auditorium with a stage for theater and concerts. Check their 2014 Program Guide.

March 21 – Uptown Express R&B

March 22 – Singer Songwriter X3 with bluegrass musicians Larry Cordle, Alan Rhody, and Jerry Salley

April 25 – The Roys (Nashville duo)

Concerts at Artis—Naples

Naples premier arts facility is Artis—Naples, home of the symphony, the art museum, and much more. Here’s just a taste of their March and April concert schedule. There’s much more on the Artis—Naples website.

March 1 – The Indigo Girls with the Naples Philharmonic

March 2 – Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli, The Music of Nat King Cole

March 9 – 105 Years of Broadway

March 9 – The Grascals (bluegrass)

March 11–16 – Jersey Boys (musical)

March 19 – Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra with Pete Bernstein, Guitar

March 21–23 – The Bronx Wanderers

March 23 – A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald

March 29 – Opera Naples, “The Barber of Seville”

March 30 – The Moody Blues

March 30 – Sunday Jazz — Dick Hyman doing Hoagy Carmichael’s Songs

April 1 – 6 – Evita (musical)

April 16 – Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra with Conrad Herwig, Trombone