Candlelight Pavilion 2013 Summer Concert Series starts this week

CLAREMONT – The Candlelight Pavilion will start its summer concert series Tuesday and Wednesday with The Long Run: Experience the Eagles, a tribute band created to honor the Los Angeles rock act.

Tickets are $20. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. with a 7:30 p.m. curtain time. For noted matinee performances, 1:45 p.m. is opening and 2:30 p.m. is the curtain. Desserts and beverages will be available for purchase.

Jumping Jack Flash: Celebrating The Rolling Stones will take place May 22 while Ticket to Ride: Tribute to the Beatles will headline May 28 and 29.

James Garner’s Tribute to Johnny Cash takes place June 4 and 5 and Rocky Mountain High: Tribute to John Denver with Jim Curry is scheduled for June 11 and 12.

The evening performance for AZ Diamond: Neil Diamond Tribute on June 26 is sold out but a matinee performance is available.

There is also a waiting list for the matinee performance that people can call to be added on. A Company B: The Andrews Sisters musical tribute act will take place with matinee and evening performances on July 9.

Revisiting the Orbison Years with Mark Barnett scheduled for July 17 is sold out but call to be added to the waiting list.

Kenny Cetera’s Chicago Experience will perform on July 24. Cetera is the younger brother of Chicago’s Peter Cetera.

Surfin Safari, The Ultimate Tribute To The Beach Boys, will hit the stage on July 30 and 31 and following them will be The Piano Man: The Music of Billy Joel & Elton John on Aug. 13 and 14.

DSB: America’s Favorite Tribute to Journey is slated for Aug. 21.

Not a tribute band, Michael Ryan and Friends will perform a show titled “Gypsy Passion” on Aug. 27 and the next night, Aug. 28, the group will tackle “A Night in Rio.”

The final show is The Four Preps: Present Their Christmas Show for both matinee and evening performances on Dec. 4.

Candlelight Pavilion is at 455 W Foothill Blvd., Claremont.

For more information, contact 909-626-1254, Ext. 1.

A Christmas To Remember and New Year’s Eve Showcase at Candlelight Pavilion

A Christmas to Remember will take place through Dec. 26 at the Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theater.

The show, which is new and described as featuring holiday songs with Christmas cheer, has a two and a half hour duration.

Ticket prices range from $48 to $68 depending on the night or seat.

Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings will have dinner seating at 6 p.m. and the curtain time is 8:15 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday matinees will have luncheon seating at 11 a.m. and curtain time is 12:45 p.m.

Sunday evenings will have dinner seating at 5 p.m. and curtain time is 7:15 p.m

– Big Band New Year’s Eve Showcase 2012

The Big Band New Year’s Eve Showcase will feature music from the American big band era in the late 1930’s.

The Dec. 31 performance will feature current and past members of the Blue Note Swing Orchestra, who are now known as No Vacancy.

Audience members are asked to the theater between 7 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Tickets remain available for the show, which is $99 for the main floor/section A and $125 for the Terrace.

The theater is at 455 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont.

For more information, contact 909-626-3296, ext. 1 or 909-626-1254 or