Lineup for the Gulf Shores Entertainment Series
The City of Gulf Shores presents the 30th edition of the Entertainment Series! The 2017 series will feature 12 shows from 5 different acts consisting of Grammy Award winners to orchestras, acoustic harmonies and spectacular performances.
January 23 & 24 – Atlantic City Boys – 7 p.m.
Comprised of four dynamic singers, this group lends their world class vocals to the rock-n-roll harmonies made famous by groups like The Drifters, The Four Seasons, The Beach Boys and so many more. Enjoy hits of the 50’s, 60’s rock-n-roll era with songs like “I’m a believer,” “Let’s Hang On,” and “My Eyes Adored You.”
January 30 & 31 – The New Christy Minstrels – 7 p.m.
Their influence on pop and folk music is undeniable, with chart-topping hits such as “Green, Green,” “This Land Is Your Land,” “Denver,” and the Oscar-winning song “Chim Chim Cher-ee.” Hailed for its rich and robust vocal blend, the ensemble garnered a “Best Performance by a Chorus” Grammy for its album “Presenting The New Christy Minstrels.”
February 6 & 7 – Kingston Trio – 7 p.m.
Emerging from San Francisco’s North Beach scene in 1957, The Kington Trio brought the rich tradition of American folk music to the mainstream. Influencing musical tastes of a generation, they enjoyed unprecedented record sales and worldwide fame in the 50s and 60s. Today the trio is comprised of Bill Zorn, George Grove and Rick Dougherty. Using only acoustic guitars and banjos they’ve remained true to their trademark sound.
February 13 & 14 – The Young Irelanders – 7 p.m.
Comprised of eight young performers, this sensational show features traditional Irish song and dance. This talented group has performed for U.S. Presidents, the Queen of England, and Price Albert of Monaco. They have also toured as lead performers with Riverdance, shared the stage with Bono, and have recorded with Ronnie Wood.