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2023 Tito Puente Latin Music Series

The six-concert Tito Puente Latin Music Series returns to Boston parks on in July and August. Performers include Berklee College of Music faculty, students, alumni, and world-renowned artists.

Created in honor of Latin music icon Tito Puente, this series celebrates 16 years of bringing live Latin music with a strong salsa influence to Boston parks.  The series is sponsored in part by Berklee College of Music and Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción. Free salsa lessons will be led by MetaMovements at select concerts.

All concerts start at 7 p.m.  All locations are wheelchair accessible.  In the event of inclement weather, all concerts will be canceled with no rain dates.  The series schedule is as follows:

Date Location Act
Thursday, July 6, 2023 O’Day Playground, South End La Seleccion
Thursday, July 13, 2023  O’Day Playground, South End Pura Vida
Thursday, July 20, 2023 LoPresti Park, East Boston The Timba Messengers
Thursday, July 27, 2023 Mission Hill  Playground, Mission Hill Claves and Blues
Thursday, August 3, 2023 Mozart Street Playground, Jamaica Plain Jonathan Suazo
Thursday, August 10, 2023 Boston Common (Tremont Street) Tito Puente Jr with Edwin Pabon


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