Meyer Goes to the Sharks with a FREE Beach Band Bash

(August 12, 2008 – West Palm Beach, FL) – On Sunday, August 24, the Meyer Amphitheatre will go the sharks…The Landsharks that is…as they bring their fun and lively interactive beach bash to downtown West Palm Beach. Guests should grab their flip flops, shades and some friends to enjoy great music and summer fun this month at The Palm Beach Post Sunday at the Meyer concert.

PERFORMER: The Landsharks www.landsharksband.com
DATE: Sunday, August 24, 2008
TIME: 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
LOCATION: Meyer Amphitheatre in Downtown West Palm Beach

Are you ready for some summer fun? Come and see a fantastic show, listen to great music and have an incredible time with this fun, interactive beach band. Having played with Jimmy Buffett and the Beach Boys, and everywhere from Disney to Superbowl Victory parties, if there is fun to be had you can bet that the Landsharks will be there! This band defines a “Landshark” as anyone who is ready to have a good time – so bring your tropical shirts, your anything goes attitude and a smile as you get ready for the most fun you can have on land or water!

Patrons to The Palm Beach Post Sunday at the Meyer concerts can also enjoy a number of FREE features this season while enjoying great entertainment:

FREE Concert featuring great entertainment
FREE Parking at all City parking lots, meters and garages
FREE Kid’s Activities with lots of fun including hoola hoops, sidewalk chalk, etc.
FREE Treats from the Mayor as she passes out fresh baked cookies to the crowd
FREE Chance to Win a $250 CityPlace gift card & an NYC getaway with $1000 shopping spree!

Residents and visitors do not need to pinch their pennies any more! Guests can come and enjoy Sunday afternoons at the Meyer with Fab Tunes, A Cool Scene & Good Vibes along the picturesque Flagler Drive waterfront in downtown West Palm Beach – all for FREE! Guests are also welcome to bring their own blankets, lawn chairs and coolers, or they can also purchase food and beverages at the concert for reasonable prices.

UPCOMING SAM CONCERTS:
**PLEASE NOTE: THERE HAVE BEEN CHANGES TO THE 2008 ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE**
SEPTEMBER 28 STAYIN’ ALIVE – A Tribute to the Bee Gees & 70′s Disco Show
OCTOBER 26 PERCY SLEDGE – The Golden Voice of Soul

**ENTER TO WIN CITYPLACE SHOPPING & A NEW YORK CITY GETAWAY**
Guests to The Palm Beach Post Sunday at the Meyer can enter to win a $250 gift card at each concert good for shopping at CityPlace in downtown West Palm Beach. Guests can also enter for a grand prize New York City getaway that includes a $1000 shopping spree in the Big Apple courtesy of CityPlace. KOOL 105.5 listeners will also have an opportunity to win $50 CityPlace gift cards during the week of the concert.

TREATS FROM THE MAYOR
Mayor Lois Frankel will continue her tradition of passing out cookies to the crowd during the band breaks. This crowd pleaser allows guests to introduce themselves and become familiar with the Mayor in a casual and friendly atmosphere.

CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT
There will be lots of fun, interactive games and activities for children at each concert including hoola hoops, sidewalk chalk, limbo contests, coloring books, and bubbles – all for FREE.

SPONSORS
The Palm Beach Post , La Palma, The Palm Beach Daily News, Florida PennySaver, KOOL 105.5 FM, West Palm Beach Marriott, Newsradio 1290 WJNO, Coca-Cola, MIA 92.1 FM, WPBF TV 25, CityPlace , National City

The Palm Beach Post Sunday at the Meyer is bringing Fab Tunes, A Cool Scene & Good Vibes to downtown West Palm Beach. This FREE family-friendly concert series is held from May through October on the 4th Sunday of each month, and features a variety of national and regional recording artists. Located along the picturesque Flagler Drive waterfront in the Meyer Amphitheater, The Palm Beach Post Sunday at the Meyer provides an ideal setting for good times and great entertainment. Guests are welcome to bring their own blankets, lawn chairs, and coolers, or they can also purchase food and beverages at the concert. The Palm Beach Post Sunday at the Meyer is produced by the City of West Palm Beach, Mayor’s Office – Division of Community Events. For more information, please call 561-822-1515 or http://www.wpb.org/sam.