Summer is finally here and so is 97.5 WONE’s summer concert series “Rock the Lock” (RtL) at Lock 3 park in Akron, Ohio. The concert series features tribute bands of some of the most prolific rock ‘n’ roll bands of all time such as Van Halen, Pink Floyd, KISS, Guns ‘n’ Roses, and more.
RtL starts at 7:00PM every Friday night at Lock 3 park located next to the Akron Civic Theatre on Main street in downtown Akron. All concerts are FREE admission so if you’re looking to enjoy some cheap summer fun, this is the place to be!
RtL started in May but goes all the way until September, which gives you plenty of chances to see some of your favorite rock ‘n’ roll bands in action. Check out the rest of the summer lineup below:
6/18: CSN Songs A Tribute to Crosby Stills and Nash with The Angie Haze Project
6/26: Clapton Tribute, Evolution with Rooster Jones
7/1-7/4 RIB WHITE AND BLUE FESTIVAL (gates open at 11am)
7/1: ZOSO: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience
7/2: Hollywood Nights The Ultimate Tribute to Bob Seger with the Juke Hounds
7/3: Fleetwood Mix A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac with the JiMiller Band
7/4: Akron Symphony Orchestra with Freedom Brass Band and Alex Bevan (starts at 6:30PM)
7/9-7/11: ITALIAN FESTIVAL
7/9: Crush as a Tribute to Bon Jovi with La Flavour (starts at 6:30PM)
7/10: Separate Ways the Band, The Ultimate Tribute to the music of Journey with Kerosene
7/11: Eurorhythms with Aaron Caruso (starts at 6:00PM)
7/17: Bruce in the USA, The Tribute to Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band with Instant Replay
7/18: 1964 The Tribute with Roger Hoover and the Hurt.
7/24: Time Traveler, A Tribute to The Moody Blues with Chagrin Falls Studio Orchestra and Shivering Timbers
7/31: Dirty Deeds, Extreme AC/DC with Metal Inc.
8/1: Natural Wonder, The Ultimate Stevie Wonder Experience with Colin Dussault’s Blues Project
8/7: Atomic Punks, A Tribute to Early Van Halen with Elipsus.
8/21: Almost Queen with Long Tall Deb & The Werewolves of Alabama featuring Colin John.
8/28: Bad to the Bond As George Thorogood with the Whisky Kings
8/29: Hotel California Tribute to The Eagles with the Twistoffs.
9/4: The Machine Performs Pink Floyd with the Moxies
For more information on Rock the Lock check out www.lock3live.com