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View of a concert at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh (Photo: Jones Beach Facebook, @JonesBeachNewYork)

The coming return of beach season also means outdoor concerts are coming back to Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater for another glorious summer, starting the week after Memorial Day.

The concert calendar is booking up with big names from rock to hip hop and everything in between. So get your tickets and tailgate party gear ready for your next trip down to Long Island’s favorite amphitheater.

Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater is located at 895 Bay Pkwy. in Jones Beach State Park, Wantagh. jonesbeach.com

Kendrick Lamar
Top Dog Entertainment Presents The Championship Tour, featuring SZA & Schoolboy Q, Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, SiR and Lance Skiiwalker. $29.50-$149.50. 7:30 p.m. May 30.

106.1 WBLI Summer Jam
This year’s lineup includes Shawn Mendes, Backstreet Boys, Meghan Trainor, 5 Seconds of Summer, ZEDD, Alessia Cara, Marshmello, Bebe Rexha, Dua Lipa and Why Don’t We. $49-$260. 5 p.m. June 15.

103.5 KTUs KTUphoria
Get your dance on with Dua Lipa, Ne-Yo, Charlie Puth, Sting, Shaggy, Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias. $25-$249. 6:30 p.m. June 16.

ZZ Top / John Fogerty
The Blues and Bayous Tour is coming to town. $20-$159. 7 p.m. June 20.

Poison / Cheap Trick
Pop Evil is opening the show on this leg of the Nothin’ But A Good Time tour. $18-$150. 7 p.m. June 21.

Foreigner / Whitesnake  
Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience opens when WBAB VetsRock presents the Jukebox Heros Tour. Up to $351. 7 p.m. June 22.

Lynyrd Skynrd
Peter Wolf and Atlanta Rhythm Section will be opening on the Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour. $22-$199. 6 p.m. June 23.

Styx, Tesla
Also performing will be hometown hero Joan Jett & the Blackhearts. $18-$350. 7 p.m. June 29.

Rascal Flatts
Warming up the crowd will be Dan+Shay and Carly Pearce on the Back to Us tour. $34-$99. 7:30 p.m. July 6.        

Gov’t Mule
The Avett Brothers and The Magpie Salute are supporting acts on the Dark Side of the Mule tour. $25-$89. 7 p.m. July 12.

Foo Fighters
Concrete & Gold tour. $99-$527. 7:30 p.m. July 14.

Ms. Lauryn Hill
Mark the 20th anniversary of one of the great one-album wonders, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. $39-$199. 6 p.m. July 15.

Dave Matthews Band
It wouldn’t be summer at Jones Beach without a visit from DMB. $85-$115. 8 p.m. July 17.

Weezer & Pixies
Opening the show will be Sleigh Bells and The Wombats. $25-$150. 7:30 p.m. July 18.

Miranda Lambert & Little Big Town
Also passing through on The Bandwagon Tour will be the Turnpike Troubadours and Tenille Townes. $34-$94. 7 p.m. July 19.

Avenged Sevenfold
The End of the World Tour includes Prophets of Rage and Three Days Grace. $230-$125. 5:30 p.m. July 25.

The Cult, Stone Temple Pilots & Bush
Tri-Headlining, Revolving Headline Run Format features opening act Julien-K. 6:30 p.m. July 27

VANs Warped Tour
The nation’s longest-running traveling music festival is back with a lengthy lineup and multiple stages. $30-$45. 11 a.m. July 28.

Slayer
The iconic metal band’s Final World Tour features Anthrax, Lamb of God, Testament and Napalm Death. $22-$150. 5 p.m. July 29.

Kesha & Macklemore
Adventures of the Good Old Days tour. 8 p.m. July 30.

Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reefer Band
Join the parrotheads in celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Son of a Son of a Sailor. $56-$156. 8 p.m. Aug. 2.

Chicago & REO Speedwagon
Opening the show will be Michael Tolcher. $22-$149. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 3.

Lady Antebellum / Darius Rucker
Warming up the crowd will be Russell Dickerson. $35-$100. 7 p.m. Aug. 4.

Rob Zombie & Marilyn Manson
Get ready for the Twins of Evil: The Second Coming Tour. $25-$125. 7 p.m. Aug. 7.      

Brad Paisley
Also performing will be Dan Tyminski & Kane Brown. $33-$93. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 10.

Lindsey Stirling & Evanescence
This will be a sensory experience like no other full orchestral accompaniment. $25-$125. 7 p.m. Aug. 11.

Kidz Bop Live
Sung by kids for kids. $35-$75. 4 p.m.  Aug. 12.

Jeff Beck
Also performing will be Paul Rodgers and Ann Wilson of Heart on the Stars Align Tour. $29-$350. 7 p.m. Aug. 14.         

Pentatonix
This A Capella group will perform Top Pop. $29-$129. 7 p.m. Aug. 15.

Billboard HOT 100 Festival
Sabrina Carpenter, DJ Snake, Machine Gun Kelly and many more are on the lineup for this two-day festival. $80-$275. 12 p.m. Aug. 18, 19.

Counting Crows & LIVE
These ‘90s alt-rockers are back for their 25 Years & Counting World Tour. $30-$120. 6:30 p.m. Aug. 22.

311
Also performing will be The Offspring and Gym Class Heroes on the Never-ending Summer Tour. $18-$140. 7 p.m. Aug. 25.

G-EAZY
Rounding out the Endless Summer Tour are Logic, Yo Gotti, Ty Dolla $ign, Lil Uzi Vert, YBN Nahmir, P-Lo & Murda Beatz and Young Gerald. $29-$130. 6:30 p.m. July 28.  

Judas Priest / Deep Purple
These two rock legends are Co-Headlining inFinite Firepower. 7 p.m. Sept. 1

Shinedown & Godsmack
Also performing will be Red Sun Rising on Threat to Survival When Legends Rise. 6:30 p.m. Sept. 2.

Five Finger Death Punch & Breaking Benjamin
Bad Wolves is opening for A Decade of Destruction Tour. 7 p.m. Sept. 6.

Ozzy Osbourne
Celebrating 5 Decades of The Prince of Darkness with opening act Stone Sour. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8.          

Niall Horan from One Direction & Maren Morris
Flicker World Tour. 7 p.m. Sept. 12.            

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