This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' first appearance on American television, and Louisville is celebrating with its own music festival! At February '64, you'll be immersed in everything Beatles. From music to costumes to mop top wigs, this 3-day event is sure to have everything Beatles fans love. February '64 will take place this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, February 7th-9th at the Muhammad Ali Center and the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets start at only $19.64. For ticket information, visit Abbey Road on the River's website. Performing bands include Abbey Road on the River favorites BritBeat, The Jukebox, the Steve Sizemore Group, The Cryers, Nervous Melvin and the Mistakes, The Rigbys, the Johnny Doughnut Experience, the Traveling Beatleburys, Whiplash, Blue Jay Way, Mario Dasilva, Nick Peay, and many more. Check back with Louisville.com after the weekend for a review of what's sure to be a wonderful event!
More information about the event can be found at these Louisville.com articles:
Photo from Abbey Road on the River's website.
|February '64 Celebrates 50 Years of Beatlemania|
|An Interview with Paul: Chris Getsla of BritBeat on February '64|
|Abbey Road on the River presents February '64|
|Yeah yeah yeah! Abbey Road on the River comes early [Music]|
|All you need is Louisville: Beatles 50th anniversary of coming to America features Ed Sullivan Show recreation and mini- festival|
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|Beatles Tribute, Rain, at the Palace|