Starship featuring Mickey Thomas at Caloosa Sound Amphitheater April 2

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The Rockin’ on the River Concert Series presented by Luminary Hotel & Co. continues with Starship featuring Mickey Thomas rocking the stage at Caloosa Sound Amphitheater on Sunday, April 2 at 7 p.m.

Henry Gross

Henry Gross will open the show.

Public on sale began Friday, Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. A selection of VIP, reserved seating, and general admission tickets are available, ranging from $20 back lawn open seating to $150 VIP Stage Right packages. Buy tickets now at www.eventbrite.com/e/539265877757/

The concert will include 1970s and 1980s hits from Starship and Jefferson Starship, and a selection from Jefferson Airplane as a nod to the band’s beginnings.

Mickey Thomas and his soaring voice propelled Starship through the ‘80s, and his compelling vocals establishing him as one of rock music’s most recognizable stars. He first made his mark in 1976 as lead vocalist on the mega-hit “Fooled Around and Fell In Love” with The Elvin Bishop Band. In 1979, Mickey joined Jefferson Starship as the lead vocalist, recording a string of hits including “Jane,” “No Way Out,” “Find Your Way Back,” “Stranger,” “Layin’ It on the Line.” The group was renamed Starship in 1985 and went on to record three #1 hit songs, including “We Built This City,” “Sara,” and “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now” from the film Mannequin, which also was an Academy Award nominee.

Starship features Mickey Thomas (lead vocals), Jeff Adams (bass), John Roth (guitar), Phil Bennett (keyboards), Darrell Verdusco (drums) and Cian Coey (vocals).

  • The VIP Stage Right package ($150) includes a reserved ticket stage right of the main performance area; one drink (water, soda, beer or wine); a prix fixe dinner at The Silver King Ocean Brasserie, Luminary Hotel & Co.’s signature restaurant adjacent to the Amphitheater; access to private VIP restrooms; and a private 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.

Concert goers can enjoy food and drinks served inside Caloosa Sound Amphitheater; outside food, drinks, and coolers are prohibited. Small lawn chairs and blankets are permitted in the general admission back lawn area.

Caloosa Sound Amphitheater is located at 2101 Edwards Drive in downtown Fort Myers. (across from Luminary Hotel & Co. and Caloosa Sound Convention Center).

For additional information and to purchase tickets, visit CaloosaSoundAmp.com.

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