Harbor Yard

With the finish line in sight, the Harbor Yard Amphitheater, which is slated to open this coming summer, has announced its first shows.

Heavy metal group, Deftones, will be performing at the new venue in Bridgeport on Aug. 24. Supporting them will be Gojira and Poppy.

On Aug. 15, Steve Miller Band comes to new outdoor venue with special guests Marty Stuart & The Fabulous Superlatives and Gary Mule Deer

Bridgeport's new venue is the second music venue in Southwestern Connecticut opening this summer.

Last December, the Westville Music Bowl, the site of the Connecticut Tennis Center, announced they would be hosting concerts as well; with jam-blues band Tedeschi Trucks Band headlining the venue on July 18.

Additionally, the Westville Music Bowl announced Andrew Bird, Calexico and Iron & Wine, and Joseph on Saturday, June 13.

Tickets went on sale Friday, February 14 at 1 p.m. EST.