Music lovers looking for classic rock tribute music ~ the Eagles, Journey, America, CCR, Jimmy Buffet, British bands of the 70s and 80s and now reggae music ~ to revive their classic rock musical souls can find heaven at 7,000 ft. In search of some of the best tribute music performing on the West Coast this is one intimate , magical and outdoor concert venue located in the heart of Southern California’s favorite mountain playground, the Big Bear Discovery Center Amphitheater and features a backdrop of cool mountain breezes, heavenly mountain aromas and starlit nights
Tickets are selling briskly and can be purchased online at MountainsFoundation.org
Here is the 2013 season line up:
June 29 - "Classic Rock Harmony Tour” - The Long Run,
Experience the Eagles with special guests, Fortunate Son Tribute to John Fogerty and Creedence Clearwater Revival & Band with No Name
Now a signature act of Music in the Mountains, The Long Run, Experience the Eagles, has earned its place among the top - drawing tribute acts in North America and is regarded as one of the finest Eagles tributes in the world. Marked by lush vocal harmonies and exceptional musical accuracy, every Long Run performance delivers a reverence for the Eagles’ beloved studio recordings with The Long Run’s own live concert energy. Special guests include A Band with No Name up on the horse and riding' into the California classic rock sunset featuring members of The Long Run with Kenny Cetera, brother of Chicago’s Peter Cetera, offering the classics such as “Ventura Highway”,” A Horse with No Name”, “Sister Golden Hair” and more This tribute has the seal of approval from America’s Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell. And, Fortunate Son , performing the monster hits of John Fogerty and Creedence Clearwater Revival including “Suzy Q”, “Proud Mary”, “ Heard it Through the Grapevine ” and many more that defined the late 60’s and into the 70’s . Each band will pack their greatest hits into a 1 hour show each with a break in between for guests to catch their breath. Don’t miss another anticipated sold out show.
July 20 “Journey to Harmony Tour” - DSB ~ Don’t Stop Believin’ - World’s Favorite Tribute to Journey with special guest, The British Beat Journey Decades of British Invasion.
DSB returns for a third command performance as the World’s Favorite Tribute to Journey. In an international search for the best 12 tribute bands, DSB was voted by their fans as #1 tribute to the legendary Journey. Highly revered by fans as “the next best thing”, DSB has captured the lush signature sound of renowned vocalist Steve Perry, brilliantly delivered by Juan D el Castillo, and Journey in their prime. Complete with a band of worldclass Los Angeles a musician including the incomparable drummer Scotty Kormos, DSB remains true to Journey’s musical legacy and delivers the nostalgic concert experience that will keep you Believin’. Special guest, The British Beat , will open the show with a hit the dance floor music from the British bands who defined the 70s and 80s to rock the mountaintop into a fever pitch; a destined sell - out event.
August 31 - “Endless Summer Tour” Gary Seiler and the CoastRiders, A Tribute to Jimmy Buffet with special guest, Upstream, the BEST Reggae, Calypso and & Soca music
The finale event to the 2013 will be an “Endless Summer” beach party featuring the incomparable tribute show for all parrot head lovers of Jimmy Buffet. The Gary Seiler and the CoastRiders bring a fresh face and high energy show delivering the classic harmonies of Jimmy buffet’s Margaritaville plus great beach music to close out an amazing season. Gary Seiler in lead vocals has delivered the longest - running SOCAL tribute show to the master himself , has opened for Jimmy Buffet and also performed on the same stage. Special guest to open and get the party moving is Upstream, returns to rock the Discovery Center Amphitheater with their energetic eclectic style of Reggae and Soca earning them a formidable position in the music industry world. Their members include two sons of the venerable inventor of Soca music, the late Ras Shorty I.
Lodging Specials in Big Bear
You will be able to get specials on lodging during the concerts so make your Big Bear reservations with City Concierge to take advantage of the current availability.