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Banks and Shane coming to Newtown Park Sept. 8

August 29, 2018

Amphitheater ConcertMark your calendars for the Saturday, Sept. 8 concert at Newtown Park featuring an Atlanta favorite, Banks & Shane

Banks & Shane is a high-energy, hard-kicking, blow-the-roof off band that has had capacity crowds around the world dancing in the aisles to party favorites and reminiscing with memorable ballads. No matter what age, Banks and Shane transport fans back to Spring Break. This world-renowned band has played with and opened for some of the biggest acts in history.

Banks & Shane is an “Atlanta’s Entertainment Tradition,” comprised of Banks Burgess on banjo and guitar, Paul Shane on guitar and trombone, Chuck Shane on drums and bass, Jim Durand on Electric and acoustic guitars, and Dennis Law on drums.  The band is frequently joined by some of Atlanta’s best musicians to augment the classic Banks & Shane sound.

Concerts are FREE, gates open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m.

Bring a picnic from home or enjoy food from the food trucks Big C's Chicago Kitchen, Peace of Pita, and sweet frozen treats from King of Pops. Hurricane Grill will be on-site serving cold beer and wine. 

For those looking for a little more room, you can purchase round tables, for up to eight people, under the amphitheater by calling 678-512-3200 or visiting the city website. Reserve one soon.

No outside alcohol, pets, or tents are allowed at the event.

For more information on other events at Newtown Park, please visit the City website.