2017 Concert Schedule

 

Saturday June 24 - 8:00 PM Showtime

THE BBC BAND - The Buffalo Beatle Connection

The Beatles sound comes alive on The Floating Stage!
The BBC Band is a group of talented Western New York area
musicians dedicated to capturing the original sound of The
Beatles/British Invasion and other sixties music.

Sunday June 25 - 9:00 AM

PRAISE ON THE LAKE

Brought to you by Bemus Point United Methodist Church.

Sunday June 25 - 2:30 PM

DREAM CONCERT OF THE 60'S

Anyone who grew up as a teenager in the 1960s will tell you that the music was like no other! Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The Beach Boys and The Monkees were certainly three of the most iconic of that time. The Dream Concert of the 60s creates a “what if” scenario where a concert that never took place can actually happen now with the same 5 performers donning the aura of those groups. The Dream Concert of the 60s has been selling out theaters since its inception and the response has been overwhelming!

Saturday July 1 - 8:00 PM

NIGHT FEVER - Bee Gees Tribute

"Night Fever"-The Bee Gees Tribute is the largest production
of the Bee Gees in the world. This all Canadian cast has
been touring for the past ten years, from Disneyland to
Russia, recreating the look and sound of the Bee Gees
with those undeniable strong vocals and harmonies .
Catch Night Fever!

 

Sunday July 2 - 2:30 PM

PARROTS OF THE CARIBBEAN - Jimmy Buffett Tribute

Together this group of 5 musicians exemplifies a wide variety of talent second to none! Parrots of the Caribbean will  bring excitement, energy and first class entertainment to the Floating Stage for an afternoon of fun you won't soon forget! Parrots of the Caribbean is the #1 Jummy Buffet Show in the Country! It's always Margaritta time with these guys!

Monday July 3 - 8:00 PM

TIME TRAVELLER - Moody Blues Tribute

Tuesday July 4  - 8:00 PM

ABSOLUTE JOURNEY - Journey Tribute

SPECIAL 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION WITH FIREWORKS!

Performing Journey to the highest level of musicianship
with outstanding vocals as sung by Riccardo Curzi. His
vocal talents are undeniably the closest thing you will
ever hear compared to Steve Perry. The band’s
musicianship along with amazing backing vocals and
wows the audience with an exciting and energetic live
performance.

Saturday July 8  - 8:00 PM

HOTEL CALIFORNIA - Eagles Tribute

Hotel California is a tribute to the Eagles that draws
crowds of all ages with their diverse musical styles.
The great musicianship and fantastic harmonies
you’ve come to expect in Eagles songs are all here.

Check in and check out Hotel California!

Sunday July 9  - 2:30 PM

RUBY SHOOZ

Thrilling audiences for over 20 years, this group of
maniac musicians brings back the great sounds from
the 50's & 60's, and some newer classics. This is
good old rock and roll with a high energy delivery!

Tuesday July 11  - Dusk

LAKE NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

Saturday July 15  - 8:00 PM

ROD STEWART TRIBUTE - Featuring Rick Larrimore

This is the ultimate Rod Stewart tribute by Rick Larrimore, covering the rock legend's entire career from his early years, through the disco 80's, to Rod Stewart's latest venture into great American classics.

Sunday July 16 - 9:00 AM

PRAISE ON THE LAKE

Brought to you by Bemus Point United Methodist Church.

Sunday July 16 - 2:30 PM

EVOLUTION - Eric Clapton Tribute

Evolution’s tribute to rock music’s most legendary performer,
Mr. Eric Clapton is second to none! Covering Clapton’s musical career and performing hit songs from The Yard Birds,Blues Breakers, Cream, Blind Faith, Derek & the Dominos and Clapton’s solo career set the stage for an “incredible journey through time” and the “Full Eric Clapton Experience.” EVOLUTION will guide you through a musical journey of one of the greatest guitar heros of our time!

Tuesday July 18 - Dusk

LAKE NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

Saturday July 22 - 8:00 PM

ELTON ROHN - Elton John Tribute

"Elton Rohn is absolutely the best Elton John tribute in North America. With the audience standing and cheering after almost every song, he has the look, the voice and the piano chops to make you believe you are seeing the real Elton John!

Sunday July 23 - 2:30 PM

Chautauqua Lake Water Ski Show
Featuring The Chippewa Lake Water Ski Team

The award winning Chippewa Lake Water Ski Team, from Medina, Ohio, brings strength, speed, and beauty unmatched, and all on water skis!

See slalom, barefoot, doubles, swivel, ballet, wake board, jumps, hydrofoil, tricks and show skis, and more!

Tuesday July 25 - Dusk

Lake Night At The Movies

Saturday July 29 - 8:00 PM

BRASS TRANSIT - Chicago Tribute

Brass Transit offers all the hits from Chicago's golden age. With a world-class horn section, a rocking rhythm section and vocals stacked sky-high, Brass Transit transports its audience back to the freewheeling days of the seventies.

Sunday July 30 - 2:30 PM

COUNTRY LEGENDS TRIBUTE

The Country Legends Tribute Tour is now firmly established as North Americas #1 Country Music Tribute show featuring the music of the biggest names on the American scene including Keith Urban, Garth Brooks and The Zac Brown Band.

Tuesday August 1 - Dusk

LAKE NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

Saturday August 5 - 8:00 PM

LOUIS PRIMA JR. & THE WITNESSES

The great horn sounds and all of the exciting entertainment are here in Louis Prima Jr.'s show! You'll hear great vocals and diverse musical influences, including swing, R&B, Rock n' Roll, and even Blues. All of the wild fun and enjoyment you would expect from a guy named Prima!

 

Sunday August 6 - 2:30 PM

FLEETWOOD MAC MANIA -Fleetwood Mac Tribute

Each veteran player in this 5 piece tribute band brings their spirit to re-create, with incredible authenticity, the look and feel of Fleetwood Mac.  With the solo hits of Stevie Nicks as part of the show, the harmonies, instrumentation and on-stage chemistry has surprised and captivated audiences from coast-to-coast.

 

Tuesday August 8 - Dusk

LAKE NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

Saturday August 12 - 8:00 PM

THE VIOLIN FEMMES - Rock Goddesses of The Violin

Performing Hits from Queen, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Prince, the Beatles and more with new arrangements, original material, a live rock band, video, lights, choreography, comedy, and some more surprises can be expected in this high-energy show that leaves audiences awed. The only one of its kind, there are no other similar string acts operating at this level of production. Be prepared for something that you have not yet seen the likes of.

SPECIAL EVENT!

Sunday August 13 - 9:00 AM

PRAISE ON THE LAKE

Brought to you by Bemus Point United Methodist Church.

Sunday August 13 - 2:30 PM
THE BIRD DOGS - Everly Brothers Tribute

The Bird Dogs bring a genuine and youthful EVERLY BROTHERS experience to the Floating  Stage. The Zmed Brothers, Dylan and Zachary celebrate the genetic intimacy so ever present in the harmonies created by Don and Phil. With countless hits and classics, The Everly Brothers inspired bands like the Beatles, Simon and Garfunkel, The Kinks, Buddy Holly, and many groups that utilize the blend of two part harmony. Their career spanned 3 decades and continues to influence artists around the world!

Tuesday August 15 - Dusk

LAKE NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

Saturday August 19 - 8:00 PM

SHADOWS OF THE SIXTIES - MOTOWN TRIBUTE

 

Sunday August 20 - 2:30 PM

HOLLYWOOD NIGHTS - Bob Seger Tribute

Back by popular demand! HOLLYWOOD NIGHTS is the ultimate tribute to Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet band! True Seger fans will recognize and share the personal experience that HOLLYWOOD NIGHTS provides & will be singing along with all the Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band’s Hits!

Saturday August 26 - 8:00 PM

BOOGIE WONDERBAND

Break out the bell bottoms, revive your afro, and come see the Boogie Wonder Band! All the energy, dance moves, wild costumes and fun of Disco lives! You won’t be sitting down for this one!

Sunday August 27 - 2:30 PM

Chautauqua Lake Water Ski Show
Featuring The Chippewa Lake Water Ski Team

The award winning Chippewa Lake Water Ski Team, from Medina, Ohio, brings strength, speed, and beauty unmatched, and all on water skis!

See slalom, barefoot, doubles, swivel, ballet, wake board, jumps, hydrofoil, tricks and show skis, and more!

Friday September 1 - 8:00 PM

THE DIAMOND PROJECT - Neil Diamond Project

This is a true replication of the musical performance of a Live Neil Diamond concert, recreating the excitement, energy, and musicianship that can only be found in a live show. See performances of classics like Sweet Caroline, Cherry Cherry, Solitary Man, Cracklin’ Rose, Holly Holy, Forever in Bluejeans, Comin’ to America, and many more. That voice, and the songs you love so much! See what all the hype is about – The Diamond

Project!

Saturday September 2 - 8:00 PM

BEMUS BAY POPS SYMPHONY LABOR DAY FINALE

With FIREWORKS!
Featuring The Bemus Bay Pops Symphonic Orchestra Directed by John Marcellus

The Bemus Bay Pops Labor Day Finale has become a musical tradition! Directed by John Marcellus, a world class conductor and professor
of trombone  this concert will be the highlight
of the 2017 summer season!

Also starring....
Janice Martin World Class Violinist & Entertainer!

Janice Martin is a multi-talent on violin, piano, voice, and most uniquely, the World's Only Acrobatic Aerial Violinist. She has toured the world over with her one-woman shows and as featured guest soloist /entertainer with orchestras and/or her 5-piece band. Currently nominated as Fiddler of the Year, Janice has won numerous competitions including top prizes at both the Washington International Competition, the Young Artist International Competition, and the Career Award Grant by National Endowment for the Arts.

Sunday September 3 - 8:00 PM

FRAN COSMO - FORMER LEAD SINGER FOR BOSTON

SPECIAL EVENT!

Fran Cosmo exploded onto the Rock scene when he took over for Brad Delp as the lead singer for the Legendary group BOSTON in 1992. Fran was featured as the lead vocalist on the "Walk On" Album which sold over a million copies worldwide. Certified Platinum in America and certified Platinum in Canada.

 

Fran's Lead vocals was also featured on four of the songs off the "Corporate America" Album and both of BOSTON'S Greatest Hits. The song "Livin For You" in which Fran also sang lead on was the only LIVE BOSTON song ever released on the Greatest Hits Albums.

The Band also features Anton Cosmo former member of BOSTON.  Anton wrote and performed four songs off the "Corporate America" Album and performed as the backing vocalist and guitarist on the 2003-2004 world tours.

 

Fran Cosmo a Classic Rock Legend, is a MUST SEE in live performance, and is known for his high energy and outstanding vocals that very few can still perform.

 

“All Sales Final. This is an Outdoor Event, No Refunds 
or Exchanges

for Cancellations Due to Weather or Other Circumstances”

A Contemporary worship service with a meaningful message - 
an inspiring outdoor worship experience for all.

Time Traveller highlights over three decades of material
from rock legends, The Moody Blues. Hear all the
unforgettable songs, such as Nights in White Satin,
Tuesday Afternoon, and many more. That powerful, 
mystical essence of a Moodies performance can be
found here. The tremendous songs, the ethereal music
and harmonies, and the feel of the live Moody Blues
performance is here with Time Traveller!

A Contemporary worship service with a meaningful message - 
an inspiring outdoor worship experience for all.

Join Us for this SPECTACULAR Show!
We're Celebrating The Pops 20th Anniversary
& Italian Fisherman 30th Anniversary!

A Contemporary worship service with a meaningful message - 
an inspiring outdoor worship experience for all.

SHADOWS OF THE 60'S  pays tribute to the tremendous legacy of The Four Tops, Temptations & Supremes. In this Tribute production show,  SHADOWS OF THE 60'S perform the hits that span several decades.Three Super Groups on one stage with a grand finale featuring the music of Motown's Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, Martha Reeves, Junior Walker, and more!

Beach Boys

FREE SHOW!

FREE SHOW!

Monkees

Frankie Valli

SPECIAL EVENT!


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