Tahoe Donner to Host Four Tribute Bands for Summer Concert on the Green
Now a two-day event
Truckee, Calif. (June 2, 2016) – Tahoe Donner’s annual Summer Concert on the Green returns this year bigger and better than ever. This year the concert is a two-day series featuring a selection of ‘70s tribute bands as the iconic rock and roll era is recreated on July 2 and July 3 with inspiration from the Eagles, Elton John, Journey and U2.
Four all-star tribute bands will take the stage and transport guests back in time. On July 2, concert-goers will experience The Eagles tribute band, Desperado, and an Elton John tribute band, Kenny Metcalf as Elton & The Early Years Band. On July 3, attendees will experience the Journey tribute band, Evolution, and the U2 tribute band, Hollywood U2.
Summer Concert on the Green is an all-ages event and will take place under the stars at the Tahoe Donner Driving Range, located adjacent to Trout Creek Recreation Center at 12790 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, CA, 96161. It is a tree-lined driving range with a gentle slope, surrounded by forest and greenery. Food and beverages will be available for purchase on site, but attendees may also bring their own picnics, including low back chairs. Doors open at 5 p.m. each day.
Tickets are on sale now but are expected to sell out early. If the event does not sell out, tickets will be available on the same day as the concert for $5 more per person. Guests may purchase a single-day ticket or both days online or by phone at 530-587-9400, ext. 0. Adult tickets are $35; children ages 7 – 12 are $15; and children 6 and under are free.
When purchasing online, consider a donation to the Tahoe Donner Giving Fund. Even a $1 donation can help fund a scholarship for a local graduate in need.
For more information about Summer Concert on the Green, visit tahoedonner.com/summer-concert-on-the-green-2016.
Desperado has evolved over the years into a powerful and entertaining musical group. Outside of an actual Eagles performance, they are the next best thing with their exciting stage and visual presence that includes “‘world class’ guitar work, rock solid rhythm section, and dynamic vocal work.” To learn more about the band and to see performance videos, visit: http://desperado1.com/Desperado1.com/Desperado_The_Premiere_Eagles_Tribute.html.
About Kenny Metcalf as Elton & The Early Years Band
Deemed the ultimate Elton John tribute show, Kenny Metcalf as Elton & The Early Years Band was recently featured on Mark Cuban and Ryan Seacrest’s network show, The World’s Greatest Tribute bands. They are known for performing a Vegas-style production that features music, costumes and even antics of Elton John. To learn more about the band and to see performance videos, visit: http://www.kennymetcalfaselton.com/.
“Evolution has been breaking attendance records throughout California, Nevada and Washington.” Made up of talented San Francisco Bay Area musicians, they have a goal of bringing all of Journey’s music to thousands of fans across the country. The real Journey has given the band their blessing to perform their songs and has even performed with them on stage. To learn more about the band and to see performance videos, visit: http://evolutionjourneytribute.com/.
About Hollywood U2
Recently featured on Mark Cuban and Ryan Seacrest’s network television show, The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands, Hollywood U2 in Los Angeles is considered one of the world’s greatest U2 tribute bands. “Hollywood U2 are not simply U2 impersonators who have an uncanny resemblance, but consummate musicians who bring the true heart of U2 to every performance.” To learn more about the band and to see performance videos, visit: http://www.hollywoodu2.com/.
About Tahoe Donner
Tahoe Donner is one of America’s largest homeowner’s associations, with nearly 6,500 properties and 25,000 members enjoying over 7,500 acres in the Sierra Nevada. Tahoe Donner is a vibrant community with a passion for outdoor recreation and a celebration of the Tahoe lifestyle.
Located 25 minutes from Lake Tahoe in Truckee, California, Tahoe Donner operates a wide variety of recreational facilities – some which are for members only and others which are also open to the general public. These amenities can be explored in detail at Tahoedonner.com.
For more information on Tahoe Donner, as well as its recreational facilities and events, please visit tahoedonner.com or call 530-587-9400. ‘Like’ Tahoe Donner on Facebook at facebook.com/tahoedonner and follow Tahoe Donner on Twitter @tahoedonner and Instagram @TahoeDonnerAssociation.
Summer time is fun time! From golf and biking adventures to horseback rides, archery and camping, there are endless opportunities to have fun at Tahoe Donner this season. And don’t forget, Summer Concert on the Green is July 2-3. Relive the best of the ‘70s and ‘80s with four tribute bands. Tickets are on sale—buy today!
11509 Northwoods Blvd.
Truckee, CA 96161