Regattabar Kids’ Summer Music Series
The Regattabar’s Kids’ Summer Music Series returns to The Charles Hotel in Harvard Square starting on Sunday, July 13! Musicians that specialize in delighting kids with different styles of music perform everything from bilingual songs to magical folk tunes, and even dino-soaring!
Kids and parents alike can enjoy this popular series with Elizabeth Mitchell, Alastair Moock, Tim Kubart (of Tim and the Space Cadets), The Okee Dokee Brothers, Matt Heaton: Toddlerbilly Troubador, and Gustafer Yellowgold.
All shows begin at 4:30 p.m. in The Regattabar. Doors open 30 minutes prior to show time. Tickets are $12 (children one year and under enter for free) and can be purchased online at RegattabarJazz.com, or by calling 617-395-7757.
After the show, families can top off the night by enjoying a home-style dinner at Henrietta’s Table, which offers kid-friendly meals. Kids receive a free chocolate-themed dessert with ticket stub.
7/13: Elizabeth Mitchell and You Are My Flower
Elizabeth Mitchell is a two-time Grammy-nominated Smithsonian Folkways Recordings’ artist. She has been recording and performing folk music for children and their loved ones since 1998. Elizabeth performs with her husband, Daniel and her daughter, Storey. | Website: YouAreMyFlower.org
7/20: Alastair Moock
Alastair Moock is an award winning, Grammy-nominated American folk and family music performer from Boston. Long one of Boston’s premier folk artists, Alastair Moock’s shows are rowdy, rootsy, singin’ and dancin’ fun for the whole family! | Website: MoockMusic.com
7/27: Tim Kubart (of Tim and the Space Cadets)
Brooklyn-based Tim and the Space Cadets play songs about the important things in life: pizza parties, snow days, and summer vacations. Songwriters Tim Kubart and Matt Puckett weave their own childhood memories through textured pop tunes, rockers, and lullabies. | Website: TimAndTheSpaceCadets.com
8/3: The Okee Dokee Brothers
The Okee Dokee Brothers are an award-winning duo who perform family music with a goal to inspire children and their parents to get outside and experience nature. | Website: OkeeDokee.org
8/17: Matt Heaton: Toddlerbilly Troubador
Matt Heaton performs as half of the well-known Irish music duo Matt & Shannon Heaton. But before noon, he is a skilled entertainer for kids, with a repertoire of kid-friendly folk & surf-inspired originals and reworked kid classics. | Website: MattHeatonMusic.com
8/24: Gustafer Yellowgold
Gustafer Yellowgold’s show is a multi-media performance of live music, animated illustrations and storytelling. With its unique crossover appeal, the show has been the wild-card opening act for Wilco and The Polyphonic Spree. | Website: GustaferYellowgold.com