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IllumiNights A Busch Gardens Encore - Concerts Start in July
Saturday, 29 May 2010 00:00

BuschGardens_220IllumiNights A Busch Gardens Encore

 

This year marks the return of Busch Gardens’ Williamsburg popular free concert lineup. Here is a partial concert lineup:

July 10-11, The B-52’s The B-52s are a New Wave rock band, formed in Athens, Georgia, United States, in 1976. . Presenting as a positive, enthusiastic, slightly wacky party band, the B-52s have focused on songs telling tall tales ("Rock Lobster", "Girl from Ipanema Goes to Greenland"), glorifying wild youth ("Love Shack", "Deadbeat Club"), or celebrating wild romance ("Strobe Light", "Hot Pants Explosion"), all set to a danceable New Wave beat.

July 17-18, Creedence Clearwater Revisited featuring Stu Cook and Doug "Cosmo" Clifford, rhythm section from the original Creedence Clearwater Revival

July 24-25, The Bangles The Bangles are an American all-female band that originated in the early 1980s, scoring several hit singles through much of the decade.

July 31, August 1 The Fixx_ England’s the Fixx has always been heralded as one of the most innovative and unique bands to come out of the MTV era.With three No. 1 hits, five Top-5 hits, a dozen Top-10 hits, millions of albums sold worldwide, and countless sold-out tours. The Fixx’s sound is instantly recognizable. Songs like "One Thing Leads to Another" and "Red Skies (at Night)" remain staples, not just with classic rock radio stations, but on modern-rock formats that have helped break new wave-inspired acts a quarter of a century later

August 7, 8  TBD

August 14, 15 Grand Funk Railroad is an American rock band that was highly popular during the 1970s. Grand Funk Railroad sold more than 25 million records, toured constantly, packed arenas worldwide, and received four RIAA gold albums during 1970—the most for any American group that year.

August 21.22  Emily Osment is an American teen actress and singer-songwriter. She has now expanded her repertoire into pop music and more recently alternative/indie rock where she has recorded teen pop hits like "I Don’t Think About It," "If I Didn’t Have You" alongside herHannah Montana co-star Mitchel Musso, and most recently "Once Upon a Dream." She is recording her debut album, which features several songs written by her, due for release in March 2010

Sept 4-5  Labor Day weekend,  Peter Noone from Herman’s Hermits. Thanks to hits like “I’m Into Something Good,” Noone and Herman’s Hermits sold more than 50 million recordings..

All of these special events are included with park admission.

 

Details: 

 

  • Concerts will be held in Festhaus Park . Behind Das Festhaus in Germany
  • No Lawn Chairs Permitted
  • Lawn Seating only
  • Gates open two hours prior to shows

 

Bonus: you can get a ride on the Rhine River Cruise to watch the fireworks from the river.

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