LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Epcot becomes a living jukebox featuring hit songs of the 1960s through the 1990s each Friday through Sunday of the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival at Walt Disney World Resort.
That’s when America Gardens Theatre presents Flower Power concerts – a series showcasing artists and groups involved in recordings that climbed the Billboard charts in years gone by. The 11 weekends of the 2010 Flower & Garden Festival will feature acts that produced 126 Top 40 hits – including 16 releases that topped the charts. Here’s the lineup (Entertainment is subject to change without notice):
March 5-7 – Jose Feliciano March 12-14 – Paul Revere & The Raiders March 19-21 – David Cassidy March 26-28 – Starship featuring Mickey Thomas April 2-4 – Tony Orlando April 9-11 – Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone April 16-18 – Ricky Nelson Remembered featuring the Nelsons April 23-25 – Atlanta Rhythm Section April 30-May 2 –Fran Cosmo (Former lead singer of Boston) May 7-9 –Davy Jones May 14 – 16 – Chubby Checker & The Wildcats
The groups’ shows at America Gardens Theatre are on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 5:15, 6:30 and 7:45 p.m. They are included with Epcot admission. Additional information about the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is available at www.DisneyWorld.com/flower.