A preview of 2018 concerts, events and shows! More shows to be announced, watch your PebbleCreek Post!


Those British Girls – January 7, 2018

The Best of British Pop Superstars including No. 1 hits from Petula Clark, Shirley Bassey, Dusty Springfield, The Spice Girls, Annie Lennox, Amy Winehouse and of course, Adele! On sale now online and at Activities; $25

Artrageous – January 14

A Celebration of The Arts – Artrageous is a one of a kind interactive performance that incorporates many different art forms on the same stage. The audience will get to experience live art, music, dance, life sized puppetry and get to be part of the show. The images created include well known pop icons. On sale now online and at Activities; $25

Ambrosia – January 21, 2018

Ambrosia is an American rock band formed in southern California in 1970. Ambrosia had five Top 40 hit singles on Warner Brothers Records released between 1975 and 1980, including the Top 5 hits How Much I Feel, You’re the Only Woman and Biggest Part of Me. Most of the original band members have been active with the group continuously for the past 25 years to the present day. On sale October 5, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $35

Valentine’s Day Dance – February 16 – featuring Rhythm Edition Band, 2018

Love is in the air—grab your favorite dance partner, neighbors and friends and be ready to celebrate all things love this Valentine’s Day. Our menu features—TBA. After dinner get ready to dance the night away to the sounds of the incredible Rhythm Edition Band. Since 1990 this ultimate dance and party band has been entertaining Arizonans. Band leader Dennis Fike and his team of professional musicians provide a wide range of musical styles and know how to make you boogie all night. On sale November 15, 2017; price/details TBA

Bob Seger – February 10, 2018

Turn The Page is an incredible re-creation of the Live Bob Seger Experience performed by The Sam Morrison Band. Every effort has been made to make sure that each song is performed exactly as you remember it and that it is delivered with all the passion and excitement you would expect in a Bob Seger show. On sale October 24, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25.

Kinky Boots Bus Trip to the Orpheum Theater – February 16, 2018

Join us for this special Friday evening when we board a deluxe Motorcoach bound for the beautiful Orpheum Theater in downtown Phoenix to see the Tony Award-winning smash hit musical, Kinky Boots for an 8:00 p.m. show. We have been able to secure seats in the lower orchestra, center seating. Don’t be fooled by the title – there’s no foul language in Kinky Boots, this inspirational show is about the importance of kindness, understanding and friendship. Running time is two hours 20 minutes; this includes a 15 minute break at intermission. Tickets go on sale October 25, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the Activities Office; cash or check only please; $85. Four ticket limit per person.

Vox Fortura – February 18, 2018

Vox Fortura is the newest Classical Crossover group from the United Kingdom. Recently seen as semi-finalists in Britain’s Got Talent, they stormed the competition with a powerhouse display of vocal panache and sheer class. With plans already in motion for an extensive tour of the USA in 2018, now is the time to see these amazing artists! Described by fans as “the next Il Divo,” Vox Fortura is bringing classical vocals back into the mainstream. Filling every wow factor performance with personality and style and able to perform almost any era or genre of music in their iconic crossover style, they perform everything from the music of Elgar and Bizet’s Pearl Fishers to David Bowie, John Legend and Ed Sheeran. Their celebrity status never fails to attract excited fans and with a huge following already, Vox Fortura has been invited to share their heart-warming music with VIP audiences all over the world. On sale October 31, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

December ‘63 – February 23, 2018

The music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons comes to life in this one-of-a-kind concert experience. December ’63 showcases all your favorite songs from Frankie Valli including the classics that have been thrilling audiences for decades along with the most popular singles from the Broadway blockbuster musical, The Jersey Boys. This re-creation of a Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons concert will have you reaching for the high notes as our cast and band take you on musical journey with stops at every phase of the careers of Frankie and the boys! Come out and enjoy a night of timeless classics! On sale November 3, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Donna Summer – March 11, 2018

Last Dance is a salute to the music of Donna Summer. Spend the evening with powerhouse performer Crystal Stark, as she and her 10-piece band capture the generation-defining sound and energy of the legendary Donna Summer. Last Dance features such classics as Dim All the Lights, MacArthur Park, Bad Girls, Enough is Enough and more. Not only will you relive the music that inspired the masses, but you will have a rare glimpse into Donna’s earlier Gospel background. So break out your bell-bottoms and get ready for an evening of Hot Stuff! On sale November 7, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Garth Brooks – March 18, 2018

The Garth Guy: A third-generation country musician/singer/songwriter, Dean Simmons began his career as a tribute artist in 1994. Star of AXS TV’s World’s Greatest Tribute Bands and the world famous Legends in Concert, Dean presents a respectful and incredibly accurate tribute to country music icon Garth Brooks. On sale November 9, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Arizona Coyotes vs. Calgary Flames Bus Trip – March 19, 2018

Calling all hockey fans! Join us for a Monday evening on the ice when we board a deluxe Motorcoach and head over to Gila River Arena in Glendale to watch the Arizona Coyotes take on the Calgary Flames. Seating will be in the lower level and our group is going to have the opportunity for four lucky participants to sit in the penalty box during warm-up and one other person will be able to take a Zamboni ride during one of the period breaks. Winners will be selected at random. If our group exceeds 50 participants, the Coyotes will invite us all to sit on the player’s bench after the game and take a group photo! Tickets go on sale January 11, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. in the Activities office; $65.

Glenn Miller Orchestra featuring the Flyboys – March 25, 2018

The first Glenn Miller Orchestra did not make it at all. It was a total and absolute economic failure. But Glenn knew what he wanted, held to that dedication and relentlessly worked to succeed. He launched his second band – the one that lives on today – in March of 1938. Just as it was in Glenn’s day, the Glenn Miller Orchestra today is still the most sought after big band in the world. The Flyboys are a unique four-piece vocal group featuring effortless vocals and sublime harmonies, reminiscent of the Four Freshmen and TAKE 6. Their sound and class will whisk you back to the golden age of big bands and jazz groups of the 30s and 40s, but this is where vintage meets modern. If you are looking for something utterly special and incredibly unique then look no further. On sale November 21, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $35

Jimmy Buffet – April 15, 2018

Jimmy Buffett is the world’s most famous beach bum. He has marketed his love of beaches, bars, boats and ballads into a billion-dollar business. He has sold more albums and filled more concert venues than most musical superstars. He has written best-selling books and has a string of successful Margaritaville store/cafes. Buffett’s fans are affectionately known as Parrot Heads. They are found in every demographic and walk of life and are among the most loyal fans in the world. The tropical appeal and “state of mind” known as Margaritaville exists in all of us. This is the only Jimmy Buffett tribute show to play an indefinite engagement in a main showroom at a major Las Vegas hotel/casino. It is also the first choice for major corporate events at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Las Vegas. Not a Parrot Head? You will be when this show is over. Fins up! On sale December 7, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Peter, Paul and Mary – May 11, 2018

MacDougal Street West, a Peter, Paul and Mary tribute band, consists of Ron Skelton, Mary Alberts, Rick Shore and Bill Rice. The flowering of a new, vibrant musical tradition was rooted in Greenwich Village in the early 1960s; folk music is how it is referred to today. Legendary folk singers and songwriters of that era were first heard nightly in the cafes stretching along fabled MacDougal Street. Today great folk music still lives on in the band, MacDougal Street West. The urban vibe of Greenwich Village now emanates from Arizona and will be a delight for music lovers when this incredible band brings Peter, Paul and Mary alive at the Renaissance Theater. On sale January 9, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Nashville Gold – May 18, 2018

Nashville Gold featuring the music of the greatest country artists of all time. From everyone’s favorite kings and queens of country to musical outlaws, urban cowboys and honky-tonk heroes. Ironically, what is now considered a pop music phenomenon, referring to acts by a single name, has been part of the country music culture for decades. Think about it. Tammy, Conway, Loretta, Willie, Patsy, Brooks, Dunn, Reba, Buck, Garth and so many other highly identifiable and influential country artists of our time. You’ll hear all the hits and feel like you’ve got a front row seat at the Opry House or in the Country Music Hall of Fame. Nashville Gold will bring back all those great memories. Whether you’re a fan of The Man in Black or want to hear about the guy with Friends in Low Places, don’t miss Nashville Gold. On sale March 27, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Not Fade Away – The Ultimate Buddy Holly Tribute – June 8, 2018

Not Fade Away was created out of the survival of this incredible, legendary and important music created well over 50 years ago. Having also been a part of many standard tribute shows, Not Fade Away wants to create a new show that will keep this music relevant, give it edge, bring it into today’s music scene, while not forgetting the importance of the music’s place in history and the impact it had on the world. They’re not just looking to dwell on The Day the Music Died. These greats were more than their last night on earth, they were the pioneers of rock ‘n roll. Not Fade Away hopes to revamp and re-gift those songs to a new generation so that they may last another 50 years. On sale April 3, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Teen Idols – July 27, 2018

Nothing stirs-up old memories like revisiting the music of our teen years. Teen Idols take you on a memorable stroll down lover’s lane in a romantic concert tribute where girls in poodle skirts swooned and dreamboats with pompadours had hearts throbbing across America. Relive Teen Idol Fandemonium as the sights and sounds of Bobby Vee, Frankie Avalon, Connie Francis, Paul Anka, Pat Boone, Ricky Nelson, Dion and many more make your heart go pitter-patter just as they did when their voices first rang out of AM radio speakers and a piece of America became engrained in our minds forever! On sale April 24, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

The Glen Campbell Story (Tribute Concert) September 21, 2018

From The Beach Boy’s Pet Sounds album to the movie True Grit or with the unforgettable Rhinestone Cowboy, Glen Campbell has influenced pop culture and the music scene more than most. He is a true legend of music and known as one of the best guitarists in the world, with a soaring voice that could keep you entranced for hours. During his 50 years in the music business, Campbell released more than 70 studio albums. He sold 45 million records worldwide and accumulated 12 gold albums, four platinum albums and one double-platinum album. Among Campbell’s hits are Universal Soldier, his first hit from 1965, along with Gentle on My Mind, By the Time I Get to Phoenix, Wichita Lineman, Dreams of the Everyday Housewife, Galveston, Rhinestone Cowboy and Southern Nights. The Glen Campbell Story is a spectacular concert celebrating the life and the music of this legend. On sale May 15, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25

Kenny Cetera’s Chicago Experience – October 26, 2018

Details TBA

On sale May 22, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. online and at Activities; $25