Workshops & Free Events

BlackRock strives to be a community resource for diverse gatherings and happenings. Check the calendar for some of our free events!

So Much to See, So Much to Do, So Close to Home

    U.S. Navy Band: The Commodores

    Free, Jazz, Summer Concerts | Saturday, Jul 1, 2017 | 7:00 PM | $Free

    The Navy’s premier jazz ensemble, the “Commodores,” presents the finest in America’s truly original music. Their performances are high-energy affairs that not only pay tribute to the legendary big bands of yesterday, but also feature original compositions by members of the group. Read more…
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    The Nighthawks

    Free, Rock, Summer Concerts | Saturday, Jul 8, 2017 | 7:00 PM | $Free

    The Nighthawks are an American blues and roots music band based in Washington, DC with a history that spans more than 40 years. Read more…
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    Mariachi Flor de la Toloache

    Free, Latin, Summer Concerts | Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 | 7:00 PM | $Free

    Mariachi Flor de Toloache make New York City history as its’ First and Only All­-Women Mariachi Group. Their 2014 self-titled debut album earned a Latin Grammy nomination in the Best Ranchera category — a category that celebrates an incredibly long tradition of Mexican music. Read more…
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    Get Off My Lawn

    Free, Pop/Rock, Summer Concerts | Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 | 7:00 PM | $Free

    An eclectic mix of classic to modern rock, from Aerosmith to ZZ Top, Pat Benatar to Elle King, Maroon 5 to Black Keys. The band is known for its guitar-heavy sound and driving rhythm section, and for playing dynamic sets that get crowds on their feet. Read more…
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    U.S. Navy Band: The Cruisers

    Free, Summer Concerts | Saturday, Jul 29, 2017 | 7:00 PM | $Free

    As the US Navy’s premier contemporary entertainment ensemble, the Cruisers feature eight of the Navy’s most dynamic performers. This elite group has engaged and excited audiences of all ages throughout the US and abroad with world-class musicianship and high-energy, fun-filled performances. Read more…
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