"Connecticut's most ambitious and entertaining free summer festival" - The New York Times
The Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts is a non-profit, open-air summer festival where a variety of music and entertainment is presented FREE virtually every night at our outdoor stage, located on the banks of the Saugatuck River in Downtown Westport. In addition to its signature "50 Free Shows under the Stars", the Levitt Pavilion produces ticketed events and benefits including the Stars-on-Tour Series.
Established in 1973, The Levitt Pavilion provides free and abundant access to the performing arts, featuring a diverse and dynamic spectrum of artists from around the globe. The Levitt Pavilion cultivates a community destination where people of all ages and backgrounds are always welcome and encouraged get to know the arts, nature, and each other.
"The Pavilion can always be counted on to serve up a smorgasbord of musical treats to please every age and taste." – Westport Magazine / Moffly Media
"Westport is indeed fortunate to be home to the Levitt Pavilion... a gem in our own backyard."– Brooks Community Newspapers
"Summer doesn’t officially begin until the Levitt Pavilion opens." –Westport Patch
"Pleasantly adventurous!"– The New York Times
Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts
40 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880