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Number One Cover Band in America!

outdoor walking group photo of emerald city bandNew this year! The Rockin’ the Route 66 Kickoff Concert and street party will feature the number one cover band in America – the Emerald City Band – a high energy 13-piece band featuring a set list from 1960s Motown to 1970s disco/funk/ R&B to 1980s jams and all the way up to current hits! This 8 p.m. Thursday night concert will also provide a chance for community members and visitors alike to celebrate coming out of the pandemic and set the stage for future economic vitality and recovery efforts! Come dance and party with us at Springfield’s biggest party of the year! | Aaron Sachs Stage, Motorcycle Village

Opening for Emerald City Band at 6:30 p.m. will be local band, Static in the Attic, featuring former Springfield City Manager Greg Burris, Missouri State University Deputy Provost Dr. Chris Craig and Jeff Lowry, playing eclectic acoustic rock.

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