Best summer concerts and outdoor festivals in Tampa Bay 2017
Live Nation

The best part of summer? The abundance of music festivals and being able to enjoy live music outside in the warm, sunny weather. The season is known for its big-name tours and festivals, and this year's already been a good one--and as we head into July, plenty of summer concerts are still to come in Tampa Bay. From rock bands to country stars, the city has something for everyone, so find your must-see, get your tickets, and enjoy the show!

Styx, REO Speedwagon, and Don Felder
July 18 @ 7 p.m.
MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater - 4802 US Hwy 301 North, Tampa, FL 33610

Summer always brings classic tour packed with a stellar lineup, and one of this year's must-sees is Styx, taking their energetic live show back on the road with REO Speedwagon and former Eagles member Don Felder along for the ride on the United We Rock Tour, in support of Styx's new album, The Mission. Styx also recently teamed up with Oticon to stream the world's first live rock concert to hearing-aid wearers, make live music accessible for all. Tickets for the Tampa stop of the tour are on sale now, with prices ranging from $19 to $166.

Shawn Mendes
July 25 @ 7:30 p.m.
Amalie Arena - 401 Channelside Dr. Tampa, FL 33602

Shawn Mendes brings his Illuminate World Tour to Tampa on July 25, with support from Charlie Puth. Tickets are on sale now right here on AXS, ranging from $16 to $54.

Lady Antebellum
July 28 @ 7:30 p.m.
MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater - 4802 US Hwy 301 North, Tampa, FL 33610

Country stars Lady Antebellum will head into town with rising star Kelsea Ballerini and Brett Young with their You Look Good tour. Tickets are on sale now with prices ranging from $17 to $117. VIP packages are also available.

Nickelback
Aug. 1 @ 6 p.m.
MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater - 4802 US Hwy 301 North, Tampa, FL 33610

Rock band Nickelback is just one of many bands on the road this summer, and they'll be stopping in Tampa to kick off the month of August. Tickets range from $14 to $185 and are on sale now.

Foreigner, Cheap Trick, and Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience
July 15 @ 7:30 p.m.
MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater - 4802 US Hwy 301 North, Tampa, FL 33610

The classic tours rock on with a bill featuring Foreigner, Cheap Trick, and Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience, which heads into town in August. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $21 to $117. VIP packages are also available, which include commemorative souvenirs.