Thursdays Downtown (the summer event previously known as Thursdays on First and 3rd) returns the first week of June. The Rochester Downtown Alliance released the list of bands as well, and it’s quite a departure from last year. Tuvan Throat Singers are out in 2019, and classic rock is in.
Check out the lineup below, and start planning your evenings out!
Peace Plaza: Uptown Jazz at 5 p.m., Miss Myra & The Moonshiners at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: LP and the 45s at 5 p.m., Incognito at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Jake O’ at 5 p.m., Lamont Cranston at 7 p.m
First Avenue: Chemistry Set at 5 p.m., Sawyer’s Dream at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: The Fattenin Frogs at 5 p.m., Lost Faculties at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: SFO A Tribute to Journey at 5 p.m., County Line Drive at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Aaron Simmons at 5 p.m., Jenn Bostic at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Josh Whalen at 5 p.m., Six Mile Grove at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Fred the Bear at 5 p.m., Jack Knife & The Sharps at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Annie Mack at 5 p.m., Charles Walker Band at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Root River Jam at 5 p.m., The Federales at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: The Vintage Tones at 5 p.m., Martin Zellar and the Hardways at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Reunion Band at 5 p.m., Good Morning Bedlam at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Push N Turn at 5 p.m., Chase and Ovation (Prince tribute band) at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: The D’Sievers at 5 p.m., Jeff Arundel at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Twin Lakes Band at 5 p.m., Hair of the Dog at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Sterling and the Silver Lining at 5 p.m., Flamin’ Oh’s at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Sidewalk Cafe Trio at 5 p.m., Galactic Cowboy Orchestra at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Betsy and the Mongrels at 5 p.m., Gopher Tones at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Hard Days Night (Beatles tribute band) at 5 p.m., Yam Haus at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Calico Tango at 5 p.m., Junk FM at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Mae Simpson Band at 5 p.m., Morning Kings at 7 p.m.
Peace Plaza: Ventura Highway at 5 p.m., The Chubs at 7 p.m.
First Avenue: Mark Stary Duo at 5 p.m., with the 7 p.m. band to be announced