September 8-10, 2017

Friday: 5-10PM
Saturday/Sunday: 12Noon-10PM
Rainbow Lagoon Park, Long Beach

2017 Lineup By Day

Live Music • Dance Floor and Dance Instructions • FREE Souvenir E-Photo • Karaoke Lounge with Live Band (Sat.) • Children's Stage (Sat./Sun.) with Petting Zoo

ALL SHOWS, BANDS, TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
For a timeline schedule, scroll down to the bottom.

Friday Performers — Friday, September 8, 2017 • 5PM-10PM

FRIDAY: $5 General Admission and $5 Beers.
Live Music • DJ • Free Souvenir E-Photo • Specialty Drinks • and more...

Flash Pants

Flash Pants
6-9PM

Highest rated band in America on YELP! As seen on Good Day LA, KTLA 5... they are unlike any 80s Cover Band you’ve ever seen! No, really….you haven’t actually experienced anything like this.



A.J. Gibbs / Mr. 1 Man Show

A.J. Gibbs /
Mr. 1 Man Show
5PM and 9PM
DANCE INSTRUCTIONS

You are guaranteed to have fun. You will learn the basics and how to add freestyle moves to your dancing style.

Saturday Performers — Saturday, September 9, 2017 • 12NOON-10PM

Upstream

Upstream
12NOON-1:30PM

Plays an indescribably fascinating blend of reggae, calypso and soca.

Men In Crisis

Men In Crisis
2-3:30PM

A Classic Rock/Blues Rock band.

The TRIP

The TRIP
4:30-6:30PM

A high energy, genuine cover rock band that takes you on a fun-filled musical journey through the 60's, 70's, 80's, and 90's…as well as today’s Top 40 and rock hits.

DECADES 70s/80s DANCE BAND

DECADES 70s/80s DANCE BAND
7-10PM

Playing the hits of the 70s and 80s — a hits dance party! Let’s PARTY!

A.J. Gibbs / Mr. 1 Man Show

A.J. Gibbs /
Mr. 1 Man Show
throughout the day & night.

You are guaranteed to have fun. You will learn the basics and how to add freestyle moves to your dancing style.

Animal Variety Show

Animal Variety Show!
CHILDREN'S STAGE
12NOON-6PM

The animal variety show has an array of feathered, furry and scaly critters. Feel the prickly spines of a hedgehog, delight in a furry ferret scurrying across the stage. These are just some of the fascinating animals you might enjoy!
Petting Zoo

Petting Zoo
NEAR CHILDREN'S STAGE
12NOON-6PM

The Petting Zoo has an assortment of critters such as ducks, goats, chickens, pig, tortoise, guinea pigs and bunnies. There may be occasional variations to the list as we are always adding new animals to the Zoo family.
Karaoke Lounge with Live Band

Karaoke Lounge
with Live Band
SECOND STAGE
7-10PM

Join us center stage and become the lead singer of a rocking live band!

Sunday Performers — Sunday, September 10, 2017 • 12NOON-10PM

Eric Turner Band

Eric Turner Band
12NOON-1:30PM

The quintessential classic rockband with a twist of Motown Soul/ R&B.
REMJ <br>Michael Jackson Tribute Show

REMJ - Michael Jackson Tribute Tour Show
2:30-3:30PM

RemJ’s power-packed tribute to Michael Jackson has ignited crowds and can only be described as a jaw-dropping, musical must-see.

Liquid Blue

Liquid Blue
4:30-6:30PM

Liquid Blue's accolades include "America's Best Dance Band" at the National Music Awards, "Best Cover Band" at the San Diego Music Awards, "Pop Album of the Year" at the Los Angeles Music Awards and "America's Best Independent Artist". The band has performed sold-out shows all over the world.

Liquid Blue has performed in over 100 countries and hold the official world record for "The World’s Most Traveled Band". With numerous albums and a single, Earth Passport which hit the Billboard Dance Top-10 and Hot 100 Singles Sales Chart, Liquid Blue is the ultimate cover band.

Alec Benjamin

Alec Benjamin
7-8PM

Singer-songwriter who made noise with his debut single, "Paper Crown." His work is partly influenced by hip-hop, notably the works of artists such as Eminem and Paul Simon. In addition to his solo project, Benjamin has found success in song writing with artists such as Jon Bellion including a feature on the track "New York Soul Pt. IIi" from The Human Condition (Jon Bellion album)

A.J. Gibbs / Mr. 1 Man Show

A.J. Gibbs /
Mr. 1 Man Show
throughout the day & night.

You are guaranteed to have fun. You will learn the basics and how to add freestyle moves to your dancing style.

Animal Variety Show

Animal Variety Show!
CHILDREN'S STAGE
12NOON-6PM

The animal variety show has an array of feathered, furry and scaly critters. Feel the prickly spines of a hedgehog, delight in a furry ferret scurrying across the stage. These are just some of the fascinating animals you might enjoy!
Petting Zoo

Petting Zoo
NEAR CHILDREN'S STAGE
12NOON-6PM

The Petting Zoo has an assortment of critters such as ducks, goats, chickens, pig, tortoise, guinea pigs and bunnies. There may be occasional variations to the list as we are always adding new animals to the Zoo family.

Friday, September 8, 2017 • 5PM-10PM

A.J. Gibbs / Mr. 1 Man Show

You are guaranteed to have fun. You will learn the basics and how to add freestyle moves to your dancing style. Adding hip hop, break dance, salsa, or whatever to the feel of music.
5PM

Flash Pants

Highest rated band in America on YELP! As seen on Good Day LA, KTLA 5... they are unlike any 80s Cover Band you’ve ever seen! No, really….you haven’t actually experienced anything like this. This HIGH-ENERGY, Vegas-Style 80s entertainment act combines audience interaction with 80's dance music that will have you dancing, laughing and making new friends ALL NIGHT LONG!
6-9PM

Dance Instructions - A.J. Gibbs – Mr. 1 Man Show

9PM

Saturday, September 9, 2017 • 12NOON-10PM

Upstream

All of the musician’s are brilliant and unique and bring various seasonings to the group! The band plays an indescribably fascinating blend of reggae, calypso and soca.
12NOON-1:30PM

Petting Zoo - NEAR CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

The Petting Zoo has an assortment of critters such as ducks, goats, chickens, pig, tortoise, guinea pigs and bunnies. There may be occasional variations to the list as we are always adding new animals to the Zoo family.
12-6PM - PETTING ZOO

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

The animal variety show has an array of feathered, furry and scaly critters. Feel the prickly spines of a hedgehog, delight in a furry ferret scurrying across the stage. These are just some of the fascinating animals you might enjoy!
12:30PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

A.J. Gibbs / Mr. 1 Man Show

You are guaranteed to have fun. You will learn the basics and how to add freestyle moves to your dancing style. Adding hip hop, break dance, salsa, or whatever to the feel of music.
1:30PM

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

2PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

Men In Crisis

Men in Crisis is a Classic Rock/Blues Rock band from Southern California made up of eight individuals who have come to the realization that we've reached the age of mid-life crisis and are going to celebrate it together vicariously living out the rock-and-roll hits of our youth.
2-3:30PM

Dance Instructions - A.J. Gibbs - Mr. 1 Man Show

3:30PM

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

3:30PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

The TRIP

THE TRIP is a high energy, genuine cover rock band that takes you on a fun-filled musical journey through the 60's, 70's, 80's, and 90's … as well as today’s Top 40 and rock hits. .
4:30-6:30PM

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

5PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

Dance Instructions - A.J. Gibbs - Mr. 1 Man Show

6:30PM

DECADES 70s/80s DANCE BAND

Playing the hits of the 70s and 80s — a hits dance party! Outfits and choreography representing each of the time periods of the funky 70s and the quirky 80s. Let’s PARTY!
7-10PM

Karaoke Lounge with Live Band

Included in general admission. Join us center stage and become the lead singer of a rocking live band! Live band karaoke features a live band and custom scrolling karaoke tracks for you and your friends to sing along with the band. Stage props are included to dress up in. There is something for every musical taste and talent... Everybody should be a rockstar once in their life so come join us and experience a new twist on karaoke.
7-10PM - SECOND STAGE

Sunday, September 10, 2017 • 12NOON-10PM

Eric Turner Band

The quintessential classic rockband with a twist of Motown soul/ R&B. Led by Eric who has been living and professionally performing classic rock for over 50 years. Then there is bass man Leo "Thunder" Hopkins,straight out of Detroit complete with funk, fro, and fashion. And of course drummer Bernie Rubio holding down the back beat to create one tight and talented band.
12NOON-1:30PM

Petting Zoo - NEAR CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

The Petting Zoo has an assortment of critters such as ducks, goats, chickens, pig, tortoise, guinea pigs and bunnies. There may be occasional variations to the list as we are always adding new animals to the Zoo family.
12-6PM - PETTING ZOO

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

The animal variety show has an array of feathered, furry and scaly critters. Feel the prickly spines of a hedgehog, delight in a furry ferret scurrying across the stage. These are just some of the fascinating animals you might enjoy!
12:30PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

A.J. Gibbs / Mr. 1 Man Show

You are guaranteed to have fun. You'll learn the basics and how to add freestyle moves to your dancing style. Adding hip hop, break dance, salsa, or whatever to the feel of music.
1:30PM

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

2PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

REMJ - Michael Jackson Impersonator and Tribute Artist

RemJ’s power-packed tribute to Michael Jackson has ignited crowds and can only be described as a jaw-dropping, musical must-see. What sets RemJ apart from other tribute artists is that he pays studious attention to Jackson’s every original groove and gravity-defying dance move. RemJ has assembled a premiere group of backup dancers to execute this pinpoint choreography combined with synchronized dance routines, resulting in a performance delivered with soul that brings together people of all ages, genders, and ethnicities.
2:30-3:30PM

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

3:30PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

Dance Instructions - A.J. Gibbs - Mr. 1 Man Show

3:30PM

Liquid Blue

Liquid Blue's accolades include "America's Best Dance Band" at the National Music Awards, "Best Cover Band" at the San Diego Music Awards, "Pop Album of the Year" at the Los Angeles Music Awards and "America's Best Independent Artist". The band has performed sold-out shows all over the world.

Liquid Blue has performed in over 100 countries and hold the official world record for "The World’s Most Traveled Band". With numerous albums and a single, Earth Passport which hit the Billboard Dance Top-10 and Hot 100 Singles Sales Chart, Liquid Blue is the ultimate cover band.
4:30-6:30PM

Animal Variety Show! - CHILDREN'S STAGE (12-6PM)

5PM - ANIMAL VARIETY SHOW

Dance Instructions - A.J. Gibbs - Mr. 1 Man Show

6:30PM

Alec Benjamin

Singer-songwriter who made noise with his debut single, "Paper Crown." His work is partly influenced by hip-hop, notably the works of artists such as Eminem and Paul Simon. In addition to his solo project, Benjamin has found success in song writing with artists such as Jon Bellion including a feature on the track "New York Soul Pt. IIi" from The Human Condition (Jon Bellion album).
7-8PM

DJ w/Dance Instructions - A.J. Gibbs

8PM

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