CASTLE HILL SUMMER PICNIC CONCERT SERIES: ROOMFUL OF BLUES. Thursday, Aug. 1, 7 to 9 p.m., Castle Hill, 290 Argilla Road, Ipswich. Blues music. Gates open 5 p.m. for picnicking and close once capacity is reached. Admission is at the gate only; $30 per car, $20 per car for members of The Trustees of Reservations, $10 for walk-ins. www.thetrustees.org or 978-356-4351.
MAHI SUMMER MUSIC SERIES. Thursday, Aug. 1, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., aboard the Hannah Glover, accessible at 23 Congress St., Salem. Blues guitar duo by Eric Reardon and Noe Socha. Event features live music, beer, tropical cocktails and grilled food. $19/person, or $15 per person in groups of five or more with advance purchase. Event for ages 21 and up. Tickets and details at 978-825-0001 or www.mahicruises.com.
SHARE THE MUSIC CONCERT. Saturday, Aug. 3, 7:30 p.m., Asbury Grove Tabernacle, Lee Park, Asbury Street, Hamilton. Rockport choral group Share the Music will perform a Favorite Songs Review. $5 donation at the door. Brad Tilley, 978-468-2319.
SUNDAYS IN PATTON PARK CONCERT SERIES. Sunday, Aug. 4, 5 to 7 p.m., Patton Park, Route 1A, Hamilton. Features songs from the American Songbook performed by The Community Band of Wenham, a local band of 50 members. In case of rain, concert will be cancelled. Free. www.communityhouse.org.
ANNUAL SUMMER CONCERT SERIES. Sunday, Aug. 4, 6 to 8 p.m., Leather City Common, Lowell Street, Peabody. City of Peabody’s 21st annual series features Britannica. Free. 978-538-5704.
2013 SUMMERSING. Monday, Aug. 5, 8 p.m., Old Town Hall, 32 Derby Square, Salem. Come and sing the classics with guest soloists, guest conductor William Sano and a volunteer orchestra as part of Paul Madore Chorale’s 2013 SummerSing. No rehearsals necessary; all parts welcome. Choral scores will be available. Admission is a suggested donation of $10/adults, and $8/seniors ages 60 and up and students. www.paulmadorechorale.org.
NORTH SHORE CONCERT BAND PERFORMANCE. Tuesday, Aug. 6, 7 p.m., Robert F. Hayes Band Stand, Salem Willows. North Shore Concert Band’s free summer concert series. In case of rain, concert will move to the following Tuesday. For details, contact band manager Gordon Bowman at 978-531-9339 or firstname.lastname@example.org.