Princeton Forrestal Village in Plainsboro presents its second summer music festival with four nights of oldies on Wednesday evenings from July 11 to August 22. The free concerts will be held on the piazza.
The Rip Chords, originators of the surf and hot rod sounds of the 1960s, are best known for “Hey Little Cobra” and “Three Window Coupe.” They continue to back up Al Jardeen, one of the original Beach Boys. Bring your beach chairs on Wednesday July 11, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Lights Out presents music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons including “Walk Like a Man,” “Ragdoll,” and “Oh What a Night.” The foursome presents the songs note-perfect on Wednesday, July 25, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Billy Walton Band presents a Bruce Springsteen tribute with the sound that put Asbury Park on the map on Wednesday, August 8.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Bristol Stop with the Dovells. Show the kids what dancing really is to the tunes of “You Can’t Sit Down” and “Hully Gully Baby” on Wednesday August 22, 6 to 8 p.m. The rain date is Wednesday August 29.
The concerts and parking are free. Although there is available seating, feel free to bring a chair or blanket. The food court, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Salt Creek Grille, Tre Piani Restaurant and Bar, Bon Appetit, and Health Choice cafes will be open.
Summer Music Festival, Forrestal Village, College Road West and Route 1 South, Plainsboro. Bring a chair. Free. 609-799-7400. www.princetonforrestalvillage.com.