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Oakwood Homes Presents Free July 4th Concert, Fireworks at Green Valley Ranch
Oakwood Homes presents a free July 4th Concert and Fireworks Display on Thursday, July 4th at the Green Valley Ranch Amphitheater, 4890 Argonne Way, Denver. Chase ‘N The Dream kicks off the show at 8 p.m.
Chase ‘N The Dream kicks off the show at 8 p.m. with a non-stop high-energy celebration of American music ranging from Old School Funk to the latest in dance-oriented music popularized by the likes of Justin Timberlake and Bruno Mars.
Michael “Chase” Pittman recently opened for the Heatwave and sang lead vocals with Tower of Power. The band caters to every generation from toddlers to grandparents. They are known for their soulful arrangements and interaction with audiences across the US. More info and audio clips:
At the conclusion of the concert at 9:30, guests will enjoy a spectacular fireworks display shot over the lake behind the amphitheater. This year’s show features unusual pastel colored aerial shells that are not commonly combined with tall ground displays that reflect onto the lake. The show is choreographed to popular music inspired by Independence Day.
The Summer Concert Series continues on four consecutive Wednesday nights and is presented and sponsored by Oakwood Homes to add to the amenities of the surrounding community. Additional concert information is available online, including directions to the Amphitheater at: http://www.skylineusa.com/
Plenty of free parking is available next to the amphitheater and in the Oakwood Homes parking lot located at 4908 Tower Rd., Denver.
Guests may bring a picnic dinner and soft drinks in cans or plastic bottles. Pets and barbecue grills are not permitted at the amphitheater on concert days.
2013 OAKWOOD HOMES SUMMER CONCERTS
JULY 4th CONCERT, Thursday, 8-9:30 p.m.
CHASE ‘N THE DREAM Motown, R & B, Dance Music
WEDNESDAY NIGHT CONCERT SERIES. All shows 7-8:30 p.m.
July 10 STEVE THOMAS BAND Rock Hits of the 1980s
When Steve Thomas begins to sing, it’s not uncommon to hear someone say, “How does he hit those notes?” He has an amazingly high and powerful range, and it gives Steve a strong connection with his audience. Listeners have compared his voice to Steve Perry of Journey, Sting of The Police, Lou Gramm of Foreigner, Steve Walsh of Kansas, Mickey Thomas of Jefferson Starship, and other great high tenors of rock, yet, Steve's voice is uniquely his own. No one does the rock greats of the 1980s like Steve Thomas.
July 17 FACE—The all VOCAL Rock band
FACE is an all-vocal rock band with a full range of sounds including vocal percussion or “beat-box,”
July 24 TUNISIA Funk, R&B, Motown, Hip Hop
TUNISIA is possibly the best old-school Funk and R&B band in the Front Range. Tunisia is 10 members strong with three lead vocalists, a blazing horn section and a playlist of over 100 songs that includes dance favorites, hits from Earth Wind and Fire, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Motown greats, and a Hip Hop set. More info:
July 31 BRAD LEE SCHROEDER Country Rock and Country
BRAD LEE SCHROEDER developed a deep appreciation for country music after performing mostly rock for the first 10 years of his career. His concerts are an appealing fusion of the two genres and also include elements of soul and gospel. Brad brings fresh energy to country rock with a strong appeal to a range of audiences. More information:
All concerts are free and open to the public and subject to rescheduling due to weather.
Concert Hotline: 303-595-8747, Extension 3
Mobile site for concert updates: http://www.skylineusa.com/