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Sandy Arts Council summer concert series

The outdoor Sandy Amphitheatre will host artists ranging from Pat Benatar to an ABBA tribute band. The amphitheatre is a perfect summer ticket to enjoy fresh Utah breezes and some outdoor entertainment. For more information, go to sandyarts.com.

Rockapella “Motown and More”

June 21

Rockapella’s latest show “Motown & More” includes many audience favorites and pays tribute to the music of Motown with unique versions of hit songs from The Jackson 5.

American West Symphony and Chorus

June 26

Sandy’s own community orchestra, American West Symphony and Chorus comes to the amphitheater for its annual summer pops concert.

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo

July 3

Benatar has always been a rule-breaker and a trailblazer, and she remains a bold and distinctive artist both on stage and on record, and now, after more than three decades in rock ‘n’ roll, she’s a bonafide living legend.

Arrival: The Music of ABBA

July 6

Back in 2013 for an encore performance, Arrival recreates the ABBA experience like none other. Hear the hits like “Mama Mia,” “Dancing Queen,” “Does Your Mother Know” and much more.

Happy Together

July 9

Five legends in one night. The Turtles’ Flo & Eddie, Chuck Negron (Formerly of Three Dog Night), Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, Mark Lindsay (Former Lead Singer of Paul Revere & The Raiders) and Gary Lewis & The Playboys.

Exile with special guest Juice Newton

July 12

Exile embraces 11 No. 1 country and pop hits and two gold albums. Hits include, “Kiss You all Over,” “I Don’t Want To Be a Memory,” “Give Me One More Chance,” “Crazy For Your Love,” “She’s A Miracle” and “Hang On To Your Heart.”

The New Electric Sound and The North Valley

July 13

The New Electric Sound has a sound that falls between today’s music and an older era. The North Valley is a young but ambitious quintet from Salt Lake City.

Under the Sun 2013

July 16

Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms, Vertical Horizon and Fastball take the stage. Some of the best bands of the 1990s and 2000s come together for this tour.

Stayin’ Alive

July 20

Stayin’ Alive is the quintessential tribute band to the Bee Gees, capturing the excitement of live performance and bringing the sights and sounds of the Bee Gees to the amphitheater.

Huey Lewis and the News

July 23

Pop rockers Huey Lewis and the News celebrate the 30th anniversary of their No. 1 album Sports. This iconic band delivers “The Power of Love.”

Thoroughly Modern Millie

Aug. 9-17

Thoroughly Modern Millie is a high-spirited musical romp that has everyone dancing the Charleston. It’s the zany new 1920’s musical that has taken Broadway by storm.

International Folk Festival

Aug. 28

Local folk groups from across Utah come together to perform dances and music from countries around the world.

Chris Isaak

Aug. 29

Actor, singer, songwriter Chris Isaak’s music is unmistakable and is inspired by the greats like Roy Orbison, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis.

Charley Jenkins

Sept. 9

Out of 45,000 contestants Charley was a top 12 finalist on NBC’s hit show, Nashville Star.

Creedence Clearwater Revisited

Sept. 13

Creedence Clearwater Revisited has taken on a life of its own. The rhythm section from the legendary group Creedence Clearwater Revival launched Creedence Clearwater Revisited to again perform live Creedence Clearwater Revival hits.

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