ARVADA, CO – The Arvada Center for the Arts and
Humanities is proud to present Asleep at
the Wheel, performing at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 18 in the outdoor amphitheater. This will be the
final performance of the Center's Summer Concert Series.
the post-modern "Kings of Western Swing," this nine-time Grammy Award®-winning
group returns to the Arvada Center for a night of amazin' swing and
classic country blues. An enticing medley of fiddles, horns, steel guitars and
piano create a sensational musical energy that is sure to have you on your
feet! Asleep at the Wheel gets this party rolling
with featured songs from their new CD Reinventing
Asleep at the Wheel has become a genuine musical
legend, winning the enduring praise of musicians and audiences alike throughout
its 36-year history. Their spontaneous and energized brand of Western Swing never grows old; it's just good,
down-home fun. Ray Benson's rich and commanding vocals have steered the group to
success on more than 25 albums.
Tickets are $34 for reserved covered
seats and $18 for general admission on the lawn. For tickets, call the Arvada Center box office at (720) 898-7200 or visit
arvadacenter.org. All summer
concerts are held rain or shine.
barbecue dinner is available from the Arvada Center's catering
service for a cost of $9.50 in advance or $10.50 at the concert. Meals can be
ordered when purchasing tickets. In compliance with city regulations, no
alcoholic beverages or glass containers can be brought into the amphitheater.
The Arvada Center offers
beer and wine service. Concessions open at 6:00 p.m. Patrons
are welcome to bring their own meals to the performances.
The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities is one of the metro area's largest
cultural attractions, devoted to all aspects of the arts. It is generously
supported by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) and
located two and a half miles north of Interstate 70 on Wadsworth Blvd.
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AT A GLANCE…
WHAT: Arvada Center Summer
Asleep at the Wheel
WHEN: Saturday, August 18 at 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Arvada Center Outdoor Amphitheater
6901 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003
FOR TIX: Call (720) 898-7200 or visit arvadacenter.org
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