2017 Special Guests

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers

Stay tuned for the announcement of the 2018 Special Guest!

In 2017, the Beach Boys — America’s first pop band to reach the 50-year milestone — joined conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra for a night of music, dancing and fireworks at Jetties Beach.

The Beach Boys followed previous special musical guests for the annual concert including, Kenny Loggins, Matthew Morrison, Michael Cavanaugh, Carly Simon, Linda Eder, Joel Grey, and the late Natalie Cole.