Music in Mason

Music in Mason is back in 2024 with great music and fun for the community to enjoy! The City will host seven concerts at Mason’s Downtown Plaza on Friday evenings throughout the months of June and July. In addition to live music, the events will feature food, beverages, kids’ activities, local business displays and more!

The 2024 summer concerts will kick off on Friday, June 7 beginning at 6:00 p.m. with an opening performance by “Denim Deluxe” followed by “Danny Frazier Band” at 8:00 p.m. with the event concluding at 10:00 p.m. Friday nights in Mason are a great way to end the work week with a night of live music and entertainment surrounded by neighbors, family and friends! Proceeds from adult beverage sales will benefit the Mason Parks and Recreation Foundation, American Legion Post 194 and VFW Post 9622.

View and print the complete 2024 Music in Mason schedule here!

New in 2024! Market on the Mile

The City of Mason is partnering with the Mason-Deerfield Community Development Corporation to feature a farmers market as part of the June 14 and July 19 Music in Mason concerts. The Market will be located along North West Street adjacent to the Downtown Plaza from 4:00-7:00 p.m. The market will also take place on August 9 and September 13 and will feature a variety of offerings from local farmers, cottage vendors and artisans. For more information on how to participate as a vendor at the Market on the Mile, please contact the Mason-Deerfield Community Development Corporation at 513.336.0125 or by email at [email protected].

Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area

While enjoying Music in Mason, be sure to take advantage of the Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA) in Mason! Visit your favorite local participating DORA establishment, then step outside and enjoy your beverage while listening to the music and participating in all the fun activities!

Supporting Mason’s Small Business Community

The Mason small business community is an essential component to bringing the community together and building a sense of connection and community pride. While attending Music in Mason, community members are encouraged to explore all of the unique businesses that call Mason home. Mason’s small business community features many unique specialty shops, retail and dining experiences. There is something for all ages to enjoy!

Music in Mason is a FREE opportunity for local businesses to promote their establishment by being a vendor or exhibitor at one or all of the summer concerts. For more information on how you can participate as a vendor or to discuss creative ways to partner at this year’s Music in Mason events, please contact Dan Chambers, Program Supervisor at 513.229.8555 or by email at [email protected].

Traffic and Road Closures

Due to the extent of activities taking place during the events, road closures will occur to ensure the safety of event participants. West Main Street from US Route 42 to North Forest Avenue will be closed along with North West Street from US Route 42 to Church Street beginning at 3:00 p.m. during each event. Detours for local traffic will be provided. 

The best kept secret in Mason! Enjoy live music and scenic views this summer on the patio of the Great 18 Bar and Grill at The Grizzly. The Grizzly has an exciting lineup of live music scheduled from May through September for guests to enjoy. Visit The Great 18 Bar and Grill and learn more about entertainment taking place this summer at The Grizzly!