The good times and live music return to Atlantic City's historic Gardner's Basin this summer with the 2012 Atlantic City Summer Concert Series - Free, live jazz, R&B, soul and disco concerts at scenic Gardner's Basin. Saturdays at 1 p.m. until dusk. (Raindate will be Sunday of the same weekend)

June 2 - Third World, Evelyn "Champagne" King and Harold Melvin's Blue Notes... headline; Sensa Motion Band, Bob Sterling and Jackie Greggs open the show.

June 23 - Tavares, Con Funk Shun and Kool Moe Dee headline; Eddie Morgan Rek'd 4 Jazz, The Emperors and Essence Pitman open the show.

July 21 - War and the Chi-Lites headline; Rick Cason Express, Mark Big & Tasty Baxter, Jack and Judah Dorrington open the show.

August 4 - TBA

August 18 - Cameo and Enchantment headline; Coolist & Maceo Mobley, Special Occasion and Angela Burton and Passion open the show.


The five-show series is co-sponsored by Atlantic City and the city's Free Public Library.