Tribute bands for The Doors, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, and Simon and Garfunkel will perform at the Daytona Beach Bandshell Aug. 16-17.
The Doors tribute band, The Dirty Doors, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday. General admission is free.
Celebrating the look, sight and sound of the Doors, The Dirty Doors formed in Atlanta in late 2012. With each performance, they bring the energy, excitement and passion of the timeless music of Jim Morrison and The Doors.
They faithfully recreate classic songs like “Light My Fire,” “Riders On The Storm,” “Hello, I Love You,” “Roadhouse Blues” and “L.A. Woman.”
The show is part of the Bandshell Summer Entertainment Series.
A Simon and Garfunkel tribute band, “The Boxers,” and a Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young tribute band “Southern Cross” will perform at 7:15 p.m. Saturday with fireworks at 9:45 p.m. General admission is free.
The Boxers, Todd and Greg Pitts, bring back the timeless music and harmony in a fantastic performances of songs, such as “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” “Mrs. Robinson” and “Sounds of Silence.”
Southern Cross prides itself on impeccable vocal harmonies to recreate some of the toughest vocal songs to perform, such as the epic “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes.”
The show is part of the Star Spangled Summer Concert Series made possible by the Boardwalk merchants and Friends of the Bandshell.
VIP tickets are $10 per person per show and include a chair and seating near the stage in a controlled access area. Buy them at ticketmaster.com, at the Peabody Auditorium Box Office at 600 Auditorium Blvd. and at the Bandshell’s box office on show nights. For Saturday night’s performance, tickets also can be bought on show nights through the Friends of the Bandshell staff.
Adult beverages will be available to buy both nights. The Bandshell signature drink, the “Bandshell Breeze” is available as well as Budweiser products. Backyard Boys catering offers barbecue onsite. Chairs are available for rent in the free general admission area, one for $3 or two for $5. For attendees’ safety and comfort, guests are not allowed to bring backpacks, blankets, coolers, glass containers or outside alcohol. Smoking or vaping are not allowed inside the Bandshell.
The Daytona Beach Bandshell is in Oceanfront Park on the north end of Daytona Beach’s boardwalk amusement area. Parking is available across the street in the parking garage and surface lots close by.