Mark your calendar to ring in 2012 in historic downtown Duluth! This family-friendly celebration will include live music on the Amphitheater Stage featuring Banks and Shane, Chick-fil-A Bowl Game on the BIG screen, GIGANTIC Snow Slide, Winter Carnival with inflatables/ rides/games, Crawl the historic downtown to visit our shops and dine in our delicious restaurants! Eddie Owen Presents will feature “The Mosier Brothers & Friends” in concert at the Red Clay Theatre. Tickets are now on sale for this concert at www.eddieowenpresents.com. At midnight, your spirit will soar as we unveil our one-of-a-kind Icon with spectacular fireworks display! NOTE: The City of Duluth has partnered with Entertainment Design Group, who is also the creator of the Peach Drop, to design a one-of-a-kind experience for the community to enjoy without having to go to downtown Atlanta.
Headlining this years’ event is the legendary Banks and Shane! This high-energy, hard-kicking, blow-the-roof off band has had capacity crowds around the world dancing in the aisles to party favorites and reminiscing with memorable ballads. No matter what age, Banks and Shane transports fans back to Spring Break. This world-renowned band has played with and opened for some of the biggest acts in history. So legendary is the band, that their fans from around the world are self-proclaimed “Banks & Shaners.” Whether it’s skiing the slopes of Colorado, sailing the tropical waters of the Caribbean or rocking Symphony Hall, “Banks & Shaners” follow the band with enduring enthusiasm and support! For more information, visit www.banksandshane.com.
.Also, featuring “Georgia-Country.com Band of the Year” Allatoona! Allatoona is an Atlanta based Country and Classic Rock band with a unique approach to their craft. “We make a conscious effort to make the song ours” says Karen Dedier, lead singer of Allatoona. “We don’t take away from the structure of the song, but add our own touches to it, to make it really reflect each of us”. Allatoona is known for their rockin renditions of today’s Country favorites like Gunpowder and Lead as well as old classics like Crazy. For more information, visit www.allatoonaband.com. Other acts include: MY Salsa, Tyler Talks to Doors and Gwinnett School of Rock. For more information and schedule, visit www.duluthga.net or call 770-476-3434.