Summer concert series at Virginia Zoo kicks off June 30

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Posted on June 26, 2012 at 7:44 AM

Updated Sunday, Oct 20 at 5:15 PM

NORFOLK --Get into the Groove with your favorite 80s pop at the Zoo's Event Field at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 30.  

Monarch Bank and the Virginia Zoo, in partnership with Portsmouth Museums, the Virginia Aquarium and Troutman Sanders, launch the Zoo Grooves summer concert series with the Deloreans, an all 80s band featuring music from artists like Madonna, Prince, Pat Benatar, Duran Duran, Bon Jovi and more!

"Concerts at the Zoo are perfect for families," said Greg Bockheim, the Zoo's executive director. "It's a fun and kid-friendly environment, so you can all enjoy the music together, as well as some of your favorite summer foods and beverages."

Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and performances begin at 6:00 p.m. General Zoo admission applies for non-members - Adults: $11, Children: $9 and Seniors: $10 - but Zoo members get in FREE! Members of the Virginia Aquarium and Portsmouth Museums get half off admission. The Asia - Trail of the Tiger exhibit will be open and refreshments will be available for purchase until 8:00 p.m.

Join us for all three Zoo Grooves 2012 summer concerts: Saturday, June 30 - The Deloreans - 80s Pop Saturday, July 28 - School of Rock - Classic Rock Saturday, August 25 - Town Mountain - Bluegrass.

Zoo Grooves concert events will take place as scheduled, rain or shine. No other discounts, coupons or passes will be accepted for this event.

 

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