The Night The Music Lived: A Tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens & The Big Bopper

The Night The Music Lived: A Tribute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens & The Big Bopper

Feb 16, 2019 — Feb 17, 2019
Surflight Theatre
201 Engleside Ave., Beach Haven, NJ 08008
609-492-9477 Beach Haven

Event Description

60th Anniversary commemorative concert in honor of Buddy Holly's final concert on February 2, 1959 when Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper performed at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa. The plane crash that occurred hours later changed music history forever. Using information gathered from documentaries, books, and the memories of musicians at the show, Buddy's last concert is recreated with utmost attention to detail and accuracy. Featuring classic songs like That'll Be The Day, Peggy Sue, It's So Easy, La Bamba, Oh Donna, and Chantilly Lace.