It's concert time at Chastain Park Amphitheater! Pack your picnic basket, gather your friends and immerse yourself in the Delta Classic Chastain experience. The distinguished setting is more tradition than venue, and the eclectic line-up of top performers guarantees musical memories! This is one of my favorite places to go during the summer, and if you've never been, it's an experience you well, need to experience. Scroll down to see the complete Delta Classic Chastain
schedule below, or simply CLICK HERE
. (Read my LEAD ARTICLE
about my experience a few weeks ago...always bring a poncho and a dry towel just in case of unpredictable storms!!!)Coming up Saturday, July 14th! It's Kenny Rogers and Glen Campbell....the gambler and the midnight cowboy! Need I say more?
This is Glen Campbell's "Goodbye Tour" - read more about his struggle with Alzheimer’s disease on his website HERE.
If you're a fan, you'll want to be at this show.
Known for his instantly identifiable sweetly raspy vocals and an extraordinary ability to vividly inhabit each song he performs, Kenny Rogers has sold more than 120 million records worldwide and recorded more than 65 albums during his storied career of more than 50 years. His long list of timeless classics includes an impressive 24 #1 hits – “The Gambler,” “Lady,” “Lucille,” “She Believes in Me,” and “Islands in the Stream” among them. His Greatest Hits album has sold over 24 million copies worldwide to date. He is the RIAA’s 8th best selling male artist of all time with 1 Diamond album, 19 Platinum albums and 31 Gold albums. Rogers has received hundreds of awards for his music and charity work, including three Grammys, 11 People’s Choice Awards, 18 American Music Awards, eight Academy of Country Music Awards and five Country Music Association Awards.
Glen Campbell is an American country music singer, guitarist, television host and occasional actor. He is best known for a series of hits that includes “Rhinestone Cowboy,” Galveston,” “By The Time I Get To Phoenix,” and “Southern Nights,” as well as for hosting a variety show called “The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour” on CBS television. During his 50 years in show business, Campbell has released more than 70 albums. He has sold 45 million records and racked up 12 RIAA Gold albums, 4 Platinum albums and 1 Double-Platinum album. He owns trophies for Male Vocalist of the Year from both the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music and took the CMA’s top honor as 1968 Entertainer of the Year. In 2005, Campbell was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.Here's the entire Delta Classic Chastain Schedule for 2012!
July 11 - Diana Krall with Denzal Sinclaire
July 13 - Summerland: Everclear, Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms, Lit & Marcy Playground
July 14 - Kenny Rogers & Glen Campbell
July 21 - The Temptations & The Four Tops
July 25 - Joe Cocker, Huey Lewis And The News
July 27 - Brandi Carlile, Josh Ritter
July 28 - Seal, Macy Gray
August 4 - The Music of Abba: Arrival from Sweden with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
August 18 - Will Downing, Lalah Hathaway, David Sanborn, Gerald Albright, Norman Brown
August 31 - Foreigner, Night Ranger
September 7 - Train, Mat Kearney & Andy Grammer
September 8 - Charlie WilsonFood & Beverage Information
Pack a picnic, purchase food at the show, or order ahead from on-site caterers! CLICK HERE
for more information on your options and menus too! Whatever you do, don't forget your candles, tablecloths (or blankets) and perhaps even flowers...
SVM Macaroni Kid has 2 Tickets for One Subscriber to the Kenny Rogers/Glen Campbell Show
June 22nd (Terrace Seats)
Want To Win? Here's How To Enter:
- Email me at [email protected] with subject "LUCILLE" by Thursday, July 5 at 12pm. Please include your name and phone number. (Mandatory - esp if you are traveling next week!).
- 2 BONUS ENTRIES: Like my post on Facebook about this giveaway by CLICKING HERE and commenting with your favorite song by either artist.
Must be a subscriber to Smyrna Vinings Marietta Macaroni Kid to enter and a resident of the Metro Atlanta area. Must be 18 or older. Winner will be chosen at random on Thursday, July, 5, 2012. Once chosen, winner will have 24 hours
to respond, or I will have to choose another winner. By entering this contest, you are automatically agreeing to be subscribed to receive SVM Macaroni Kid via email each week, if you are not already a subscriber.