'Woodystock' comes to Huntington
HUNTINGTON -- The Big Sandy Superstore Arena took a trip back to the days of peace signs and tie-dye on Wednesday for the Happy Together Tour presented by the arena and Oldies 97.1.
The concert, billed as "Woodystock," celebrated the biggest hits of the 1960s and 1970s for its 30th year.
The featured bands included The Turtles with Flo and Eddie, tour mainstays since 1984, as well as Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, and Chuck Negron formerly of Three Dog Night.
The crowd was entertained with performances of "We're An American Band," "Some Kind of Wonderful," "Devil With A Blue Dress," "Good Golly Miss Molly," "Mama Told Me Not To Come," "Joy To The World," "This Diamond Ring," and, of course, "Happy Together."
Up next at the arena is the Power UP Retro Video Game Convention starting at 12 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 for adults and kids 12 and younger are admitted free.
For more information, visit www.bigsandyarena.com.
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