For the past 35 years, Music in the Mountains has been the center of musical culture here in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

And for this celebratory summer, the festival moves to Western Gateway Park in Penn Valley.  You’ll find the Gateway Park Pavilion has clear sightlines, excellent sound and a spacious lawn to picnic and spread out under the stars.  And best of all, your SummerFest Gateway Getaways have expanded to nine magnificent concerts.

Outdoor Value Pack – 5 tickets only $99
5 general admission tickets good for any SummerFest concert at Gateway Park Pavilion. Buy multiple packs. Use tickets for different concerts or the same concert. You choose! Invite your friends and family. Save $100 off gate ticket prices. Limited availability – order today! For lawn seating – bring your own chairs and blankets. Concerts begin at 8:15pm


What a festival it’s going to be, introducing enhancements that will deliver ever-greater experiences for you this summer and in summer to come, now featuring…

New! Donor VIP Lounge
Bravo and Maestro Circle donors and Corporate Sponsors can now enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvres before and during the concert at the new SummerFest Donor VIP lounge – open at every concert!

New! Catering by Chef Antonio – Order in Advance!
This year you can savor an elegant buffet of California gourmet delights prepared by Chef Antonio Ayestarian. See the tantalizing menus available online, and be sure to order Meals by Chef Antonio in advance by calling (530) 265-6124.


New! Pizza & Ice Cream!
Delicious, hot pizza straight from the wood-fired oven by Bella Familia Pizza. Cool off and satiate your sweet tooth with Lazy Dog Ice Cream. Savor down-home hickory pit-roasted Buffalo Boys BBQ and more! And now, for added convenience, you can purchase Food Packs ahead of time for only $5 per ticket.


New! Featured Cocktails Each Concert
Specialty themed cocktails will be served at every concert, crafted by MIM Alliance Mixologists Dr. Joe and Ashley Lloyd. MIMA will have several bars throughout the park with terrific wines that you can purchase by the glass or by the bottle, mixed drinks, beer and non-alcoholic drinks. Get Drink tickets in advance and SAVE!


New! Corporate Tables
SummerFest is a wonderful way to entertain staff, clients and vendors. This year you can purchase a Premium Table and tickets for 6 people with 2 bottles of wine for only $500. For more information please call (530) 265-6124.