Little River Band is the next concert in the Rockin’ on the River Concert Series presented by Luminary Hotel & Co.
The concert is scheduled for Wednesday, March 8 at 7 p.m. at the Caloosa Sound Amphitheater in downtown Fort Myers. Gates open at 6 p.m. The show begins with the Greg Billings Duo at 7 p.m.
Tickets are on sale now at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/little-river-band-presented-by-luminary-hotel-co-tickets-525781575847
The Eagles founding member, the late Glenn Frey, knew what he was saying when he dubbed Little River Band “the best singing band in the world.”
Through the ‘70s and ’80s, Little River Band enjoyed huge chart success with multi-platinum albums and chart-topping hits such as “Reminiscing,” “Cool Change,” “Lonesome Loser,” “The Night Owls,” “Take It Easy On Me,” “Help Is on Its Way,” “Happy Anniversary,” “We Two,” “Man On Your Mind,” “The Other Guy” and “It’s a Long Way There.” With “Reminiscing” receiving an estimated 5 million plays on American radio, the group was recognized as having Top 10 hits for six consecutive years.
Some band members have come and gone since LRB launched their careers, but current lead singer and bass player Wayne Nelson is celebrating 42 years with the band, making him the longest standing member of the group. Other band members include Chris Marion (keyboards/vocals); Ryan Ricks (drums/percussion/vocals); Colin Whinnery (lead guitar/lead vocals); and Bruce Wallace (guitar/vocals).
Bringing their vocal and musical energy along with great arrangements to their timeless classic hits, each show creates new memories for the audience. The band enjoys watching their fans fall in love with the songs all over again as they are swept up by the show’s powerful performance and the volume of hits from LRB’s history.
With 90 -100 dates being scheduled for their 2022-2023 tour, Little River Band is hotter than ever selling out shows and making music coast to coast continuing their legacy of being “the best singing band in the world.”
Tickets start at just $20 and are priced at $100, $75, $50, $35 and $20 with a limited number of VIP stage right packages available at $150.
The VIP Stage Right package is a unique experience that includes a ticket stage right of the main performance area, one drink (water, soda beer or wine), a pre-selected dinner at The Silver King Ocean Brasserie, Luminary Hotel & Co.’s signature restaurant, access to private VIP restrooms and a private meet & greet photo opportunity with the artist(s).
VIP Front Row ($100) and VIP Floor seats ($75) include a reserved seat directly in front of the stage, one drink (water, soda beer or wine) and access to private VIP restrooms.
Reserved front lawn seats ($50 and $35) include a reserved seat in the front lawn area.
General admission back lawn tickets are also available for just $20.
Attendees can enjoy food and drinks served inside Caloosa Sound Amphitheater. Outside food, drinks, coolers are prohibited. Small lawn chairs and blankets are permitted in the general admission back lawn area.
Organizers announced their partnership with Harry Chapin Food Bank of Southwest Florida to help contribute to their mission – To lead the community in the fight to end hunger. They ask concert goers to consider bringing non-perishable food items to donate to the Caloosa Sound Amphitheater Food Drive benefiting Harry Chapin Food Bank. Collection bins will be placed at both event entrances.
Caloosa Sound Amphitheater is located at 2101 Edwards Drive, Fort Myers (across from the Caloosa Sound Convention Center and Luminary Hotel in downtown Fort Myers).
For additional information and to purchase tickets, visit CaloosaSoundAmp.com