Somers Point celebrates summer with its 27th season of AtlantiCare Concerts on the Beach starting 7 p.m. Friday, June 21. All concerts take place on William Morrow Beach on Bay Avenue and are free to attend.
To celebrate the Fourth of July, there will be a special concert on Thursday, July 4. with Billy Walton’s Jersey Shore Rock and Soul Revue, starring Michael “Tunes” Antunes from Eddie & The Cruisers. Also perfoming is Rock and Roll Hall of Famer — and former E street Band drummer Vini “Mad Dog” Lopez — and the Billy Walton Band.
On Sunday, September 1 a special Labor Day Weekend Holiday Show will take place. Performers have not yet been announced for that performance.
The line-up of Friday night summer concerts is as follows:
June 21: Jethro Tull’s Martin Barre
June 28: Grammy Nominated Victor Wainwright and The Train
July 5: ‘Eagles Country’ (Tribute to The Eagles) with Hawkins Road
July 12: Bobby Campanell’s “Summer of Love”
July 19: Pittsburg’s Queen of Blues
July 26: Will Power (Tribute to Tower of Power)
August 2: Phantom Blues Band
August 9: The Jeremiah Hunter Band
August 16: Bonerama (Performing a Led Zeppelin Tribute)
August 23: The Dane Anthony Band
August 30: “BEGINNINGS” (A tribute to Chicago)
Sept 6: Living Legacy of Louisiana Zydeco with CJ Chenier and The Red Hot Lousiana Band. For more information, visit www.officialcjchenier.com.
There will be limited snacks and non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase at each concert. In the event of inclement weather, concert venue changes or cancellations will be posted to the Somers Point Facebook page.
For more information go to SomersPointBeachConcerts.com.