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Happy Together Tour joins Paramount's Season Kick Off Party

Published: Thursday, July 24, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT
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Chuck Negron of Three Dogs Night will perform alongside The Turtles, featuring Flo & Eddie; Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad; Gary Lewis &The Playboys; and Mitch Ryder &The Detroit Wheels, as part of the Happy Together Tour, at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora.

AURORA – The Paramount Theatre in Aurora will present The Happy Together Tour, starring The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, as well as Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night, Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad, Gary Lewis & The Playboys and Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at the theater, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora. 

Flo & Eddie will sing Turtles classics, including the tour’s title song “Happy Together;” Chuck Negron will perform “Joy to the World” and other hits by Three Dog Night; Mark Farner will be “Your Captain” through the Grand Funk Railroad set; Gary Lewis & The Playboys will perform “Diamond Ring;” and Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels will perform “Devil With the Blue Dress On,” states a news release.

Other hits that will be performed include “We’re An American Band,” “Some Kind of Wonderful,” “Good Golly Miss Molly” and “Mama Told Me Not To Come.”

Tickets are $59.50. For tickets and information, visit paramountaurora.com, call the Paramount box office at 630-896-6666, or purchase in person at the box office from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

Coinciding with the Happy Together Tour is Paramount’s Season Kick Off Party dedicated to celebrating its 2014-15 season from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at the theater.

Tickets to the party cost $10 and include samples of cuisine from area restaurants. A cash bar will be available.

For information or to purchase tickets, visit ParamountAurora.com.

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