July 1: PreParty in the overflow lot with live music, youth activities, beer and food tent from Hog Wild BBQ and so much all starting at 6pm! Performing live are J-Train- 6-8 p.m. – a band from Western Connecticut State University, will perform traditional rock and roll quartets with a huge sound, and funky riffs and popular Top 40 Coverband The Zoo from 8-10 p.m. The area’s best fireworks show starts at dusk!
Report by Paula Antolini
July 1, 2016 10:25AM EDT
UPDATE July 1, 2016 4:33PM EDT: FIREWORKS POSTPONED … SummerStage at Danbury Fair kick’s off the summer season with the area’s BEST free fireworks. The event has been rescheduled for July 2nd, due to stormy weather forecast.
Fireworks, Live Music and More, Schedule of Events, Summerstage Danbury Fair Mall, July 1 to Aug. 9
Now through August 9, 2016:
July 1st- (rain date July 2nd) Annual Fireworks Event
• PreParty in the overflow lot with live music, youth activities, beer and food tent from Hog Wild BBQ and so much all starting at 6pm!
• Performing live are J-Train- 6-8pm- a band from Western Connecticut State University, will perform traditional rock and roll quartets with a huge sound, and funky riffs and popular Top 40 Coverband The Zoo from 8-10pm
• The area’s best fireworks show starts at dusk!
Outdoor Concert Series- Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30pm in the parking lot by L.L.Bean
• 7/13 – Henry Haid – (Rain date: 7/14) – performed as the “Piano Man” himself on Broadway and is taking his talents to Danbury Fair this summer for a concert filled with Billy Joel’s greatest!
• 7/20 – The Amish Outlaws – (Rain Date: 7/26) – back by popular demand – The Amish Outlaws constantly surprise the audience and keep them guessing as to what they could possibly play next, from Johnny Cash to Jay Z, Bon Jovi to Elvis Presley, The Foo Fighters to Dropkick Murphys, to theme songs from the TV shows they have come to know!
• 7/27 – The Wild Ones – (Rain Date: 8/10) – popular Top 40 dance cover band!
• 8/3 – Bon Jersey – (Rain date: 8/10) – rated one of the top Bon Jovi cover bands in the world!
Kids Club- Tuesdays from 10-12noon in Center Court
• July 12- MEET & GREET THE ADORABLE PEPPA PIG LIVE! Sparkles The Clown making animal balloons and the popular make & take special souvenir craft.
• July 19- The Great Charlini and a Magical Pirate Adventure! Magic, Comedy, Interaction, Fun! Sparkles – Pirate Face Painting and Craft – Make & Take Pirate Sun Visors
• July 26 – Let’s Zumba with Special Guest Zumba Dancer -Lailina! Join us for lots of dancing and singing! Sparkles with “hot” Caribbean balloons and special make & take – Zumba Masks
• August 2 – “DO THE LOBSTER CONGA” A summer dance party featuring the Uncle Brothers! Sparkles – with Under The Sea face painting and special make & take craft- Sparkly Under The Sea Creature
• August 9 – Back By Demand… MEET & GREET CAILLOU LIVE! Sparkles with special balloon headbands and make & take souvenir camp bandannas