CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT: See who will be Rockin’ the Downs this summer

Feb 7, 2019

BATAVIA — The popular Rockin’ the Downs summer concert series will once again bring some familiar names to Batavia Downs for its third straight year.

Eight shows are scheduled for Friday nights on the Downs’ racetrack from June 21 to Aug. 9. Tickets for each show are $10 for general admission and $25 for VIP and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at BataviaConcerts.com. A new option this year allows concertgoers to purchase limited Premium Section tickets for $50. Those tickets are for seats right in front of the stage. A season pass will be available for $60 (general admission) or $150 (VIP).

The schedule is:

• June 21 — Survivor

• June 28 — Queensryche

• July 5 — Kim Mitchell

• July 12 — Steve Augeri, former lead singer of Journey

• July 19 — Gin Blossoms

• July 26 — Kenny Wayne Shepherd

• Aug. 2 — Tanya Tucker

• Aug. 9 — Theory of a Deadman

By Matt Krueger, Batavia Daily News