Doylestown Sounds of Summer Concert Series Celebrates 20 Years
Doylestown Township and Borough is proud to present the 2015 Sounds of Summer Concert Series, celebrating 20 years of excellence. This year’s line-up features eight different entertainers as follows:
1910 Fruitgum Company
June 24 · Central Park · 7:00 pm
The same group that exploded onto the National charts in 1968 with “Simon Says” is back together to perform your favorite hits from the ‘60s. Their set will include cover tunes from The Beach Boys, The Turtles, The Monkees, the British invasion and more! The 1910 Fruitgum Company will also perform some of their own hits from the past and present. Nostalgia and good times are at every show!
Philly Party Band
June 28 · Central Park · 7:30 pm (rain date – July 19)
You'll want to get out of those seats and on your feet when Philly Party Band brings their unique style of entertainment to Central Park for the Doylestown Township concert and fireworks. Experience the sounds of Standards, Motown, Rock, and Top 40, when the stage comes alive with the band's entertainment extravaganza to the delight of an audience of all ages. You'll sing, clap, and dance to your favorite sounds before a dazzling fireworks show to end the evening. Parking: $5.00 per car.
July 8 · Chapman Park · 7:00 pm
Hotsy Totsy combines sounds of the ‘40s, ‘50s and ‘60s with their own originality and unique style. See the group who started as an Andrews Sisters tribute trio who went on to create their very own “Hotsy” sound and style. Hotsy Totsy will perform hits of days gone by as well as their own “reinvented” current chart toppers that sound evocative of the golden age of music.
July 15 · Central Park · 7:00 pm
Fresh from the hit Off-Broadway Show Altar Boyz, The Boy Band Project is an NYC based boy band tribute group specializing in the sounds, movement, and energy of the world’s most fascinating musical convention, the boy band. With the music of NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, Hanson, O-Town, One Direction, Boyz II Men, The Four Seasons, and more, these boys will make you wanna get up and dance!
Big Band from the Valley
July 22 · Chapman Park · 7:00 pm
The Big Band from the Valley originated close to fifty years ago in Rose Valley, Delaware County as a dance band. They have since developed into a finely tuned unit attracting top musicians. Rooted in the sounds of the all-time big band greats, they have combined that excitement with today’s music. The band is comprised of the full complement of three trumpets, four trombones, five saxophones, piano, bass and drums.
July 29 · Central Park · 7:00 pm
The Quakertown Band is Bucks County’s oldest musical organization, celebrating more than 135 years of performing! They are comprised of 45 musicians of all ages, both amateur and semi-professional. Their program includes overtures, Broadway and movie show tunes, big band, swing, and Dixieland music.
August 5 · Chapman Park · 7:00 pm
Winners of Kenny Chesney’s “Next Big Star” competition in Philadelphia, The Mango Men are a local favorite! Inspired by greats such as Kenny Chesney, Jimmy Buffet and Bruce Springsteen, they perform everything from rock, to pop, to country. They will take you from the Boardwalk to Key West all in one night!
Interactive Sing-A-Long Movie “Grease”
August 12 · Central Park · 8:00 pm
Get ready for a fun-filled evening as we gather under the stars for “Grease” on the big screen! Get out your poodle skirt and blue jeans and take part in an interactive sing-a-long as the movie comes to life and the “characters” get us up and dancing. See “Grease” like you never have before! Rating: PG-13. Prizes given for best dressed and dancing.
In the event of inclement weather, performance will be held at Lenape Middle School (auditorium). Fireworks Concert rain date will be July 19th. Please note that all food and beverage is prohibited in the auditorium.