The Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas is their third location is one of the largest performance venues of its class in America with over 80,000 square feet located on The LINQ Promenade. This open-air district is in the center of the Las Vegas Strip with 32 bowling lanes, six bars and comfort food by the world-renowned Bromberg Brothers’ Blue Ribbon Restaurants, including their Fried Chicken celebrated on Food Network’s “The Best Thing I Ever Ate.” More than 2,000 guests enjoy concerts from general admission area, the luxurious bowlers’ lounge, or the private lounge boxes that overlook it all.
This month is almost over but the lineup of entertainment lined up for the rest of the month is guaranteed to die for. This weekend Phil Lesh & Friends will perform Friday, Feb. 26 and Saturday, Feb. 27. Tickets are $64.50 and doors open at 6:30pm. Phil Lesh & Friends is a popular chameleon act that started in 1999 with Lesh as the figurehead and namesake. “Friends” include the likes of fellow Grateful Dead members Bob Weir and Bill Kreutzmann; fellow jam band musicians Trey Anastasio, Mike Gordon and Page McConnell from Phish; Ryan Adams; Joan Osborne; Merle Sanders and Government Mule’s Warren Haynes. Lesh will also bring friends John Kadlecik, founding member of Grateful Dead tribute band Dark Star Orchestra; Stanley Jordan, jazz fusion guitar virtuoso; Jason Crosby of Robert Randolph & The Family Band; percussionist John Molo; an Boyd Tinsel, violin virtuoso of Dave Matthews Band fame.
Saturday, Feb. 27 the Infamous Stringdusters: Ladies & Gentlemen Tour featuring Nicki Bluhm will be performing at The Brooklyn Bowl with admission $15. Doors open at 11:30pm. The Infamous Stringdusters is composed of Andy Hall (dobro), Andy Falco (guitar), Chris Pandolfi (fiddle), and Travis Book (upright bass) classified as one of bluegrass’ most exciting bands. The acoustic quintet boasts several International Bluegrass Music Association awards and Grammy nomination. Watch Stringdusters perform their last album “Let it Go” this weekend.
Phil Lesh returns Sunday, Feb. 28 at 12pm along with The Terrapin Family Band. They began playing as the house band at Lesh’s Terrapin Crossroads restaurant in San Rafael, California when it opened in 2012. Lesh’s son Grahame will join his father for the Brooklyn Bowl show, alongside Crossroads regulars Ross James and Alex Koford. Jason Crosby of Robert Rudolph & The Family Band will also sit in on the set. Admission is $30.
Canadian indie rock band Metric and the “I Can See The End Tour” with Joywave and Goldboot will be at the Brooklyn Bowl Monday, Feb. 29 at 7pm. Metric consists of Emily Haines, James Shaw, Joshua Winstead and Joules Scott-Key. The band has earned itself multiple radio hits around the world with songs like “Gimmie Sympathy,” “Gold Guns Girls,” and “Help I’m Alive.” Their latest album “Pagans in Vegas” was released Sept. 15, 2015 with tracks “The Shade,” “Cascades” and “Too Bad, So Sad.” Tickets for this event are $26.
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