ALTON – Mayor Brant Walker announced he is sharing a special discount code that will snag a few lucky attendees 50 percent off tickets for the July 3 Fireworks Viewing Party at Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater.
“We’ve had fantastic response to our summer concert series,” Walker said. “To celebrate, I’m inviting those who have supported us and are excited about the amphitheater to join me at half price for an amazing night of music, food and a beautiful fireworks display.”
Doors open at 5 p.m. Attendees can grab food and beverages by Pit Stop Concessions before enjoying live musical performances by Tyler Filmore Band, Leslie Craig and the Hellbenders and Nashvegas.
Finally, fireworks will light up the night sky at 9 p.m.
“The amphitheater offers the best seat in town with the Clark Bridge as a backdrop and the Mississippi River reflecting them back,” Walker said. “I’m thrilled to gather the people of Alton and nearby communities for this stirring experience.”
Discounted tickets for $5 (general admission) and $10 (VIP) can be purchased using the code ALTNJLY3. They are available through http://www.libertybankamphitheater.com/, Metrotix, The Alton Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau, The Fox Theatre in St. Louis, or charge by phone at (314) 534-1111. The Fireworks Viewing Party is rain or shine. No refunds or exchanges.
Summer Concert Series
Prior to the viewing party, the amphitheater will welcome the Under the Sun Tour featuring Smash Mouth, Uncle Kracker, Sugar Ray and Sister Hazel on July 2.
Country music legend Kenny Rogers will be the final performer of the series, taking the stage Sept. 6. Rogers has had 120 hit singles across several music genres, has sold 130 million records worldwide, and is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.
About the Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater
The Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater is a 4,100-capacity venue on the banks of the Mississippi River in Alton’s Riverfront Park. It is owned by the city of Alton and maintained by the Parks and Recreation Department. It is administered by the Alton Amphitheater Commission and operated by the Alton Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The amphitheater’s 2014 Concert Series is sponsored by the city of Alton, Coors-Fitz Distributing, Argosy Casinos, Dr. Pepper, Bank of Edwardsville, Simmons Law Firm, Alton Marina, Allied Waste, Illinois American Water, Roberts Ford, Nautilus Fitness Center, Traube Awning, Dr. John Lindsay, Alton Memorial Hospital, First Mid-America Credit Union, CNB Bank, Atlantis Pools and Coleman’s Country Campers.
Visit http://www.libertybankamphitheater.com/ for information.