Friday, June 7th 8:00 pm at Point Park, Downtown Parkersburg
Beginnings – a Tribute to CHICAGO!
In 1967, a politically charged and musically experimental band was formed in the windy city – a band that over the past four decades has become one of the longest running and most successful rock and roll bands in American music history. That band is CHICAGO – and Beginnings is the premiere tribute to their music – music that has come to define generations.
Beginnings has entertained audiences all over the country with their accurate homage to the music of Chicago. Over the years, Beginnings has brought their honest, inspiring, and entertaining tribute to the timeless music of one of the greatest American bands of all times.
Friday, July 5th
SWAY – a Tribute to Michael Buble
‘Sway’ is the leading and only professional quality Michael Buble tribute show in the USA.
Much more than just a tribute, ‘Sway’ is a full show production featuring the biggest hits from international sensation Michael Buble and stars seasoned vocalist, entertainer Adam Lucas It is a fun, up-beat, sophisticated and entertaining show which promises to keep you dancing and singing along to old time favorites, as well as Buble’s most current pop hits! It’s a show that transcends age and culture and is a great fit for any event or party!
Friday, August 2nd
MotorCity Revue — a Tribute to Motown
A little more than half a century ago, a new sound took shape in and around Detroit that revolutionized the music industry. Today, the Motor City Revue faithfully recreates that signature Motown sound and, in the process, takes audiences on a journey back in time to where it all began.
The Motor City Revue is an 11-piece band covering popular and rare Motown and Stax hits, plus rock and soul classics – real sounds from a very danceable band. Come and enjoy Peach, Love and Soul!
Friday, September 6th
Who’s Bad — A Tribute to Michael Jackson
Who’s Bad’s live performance is an unrivaled celebration of pop music’s one true King. Their power-packed performance of Michael Jackson’s expansive catalog has ignited crowds on every continent and can only be described as a jaw-dropping, musical must-see. As the longest-running Michael Jackson tribute band, and the only one to predate his untimely passing, Who’s Bad has awed even the skeptics, selling out nearly 50 venues in the United Kingdom including London’s O2 in December of 2010, the venue where the King of Pop was slated to end his career with a 50-show “This Is It” concert series.
We have the following vendors participating in the June 7th event:
The Grill Shack – serving hamburgers, sausages, hot dogs, corndogs, fries, slushies, smoothies and sodas
Phillipines Best – serving
Many thanks to our 2013 sponsors:
The Ross Foundation
The Bernard McDonough Foundation
The Sisters of St. Joseph Charitable Fund
Wood County Commissioners
The Blennerhassett Hotel
If interested in being a sponsor of this incredible event, please send us an email or call Carrie Nesselrode – 304-865-0522.
The cost of “admission” is a donation. The funds donated will help to offset the cost of the event and will be used for future projects in Downtown Parkersburg.
If interested in volunteering, simply fill out our volunteer signup form.