JACKSON – Six Flags Great Adventure offers a diverse concert lineup in August. Most shows are free to patrons with theme park admission.
Austin Mahone With Opening Act Thomas Fiss In Concert August 4
When: August 4 at 5 p.m. in the Northern Star Arena at Six Flags Great Adventure
Info: Concert is free with theme park admission or season pass, presented by B98.5
Austin Mahone, a16-year-old pop singer who achieved fame through his videos on YouTube, has been referred to as the “second Justin Bieber.” In Sept. 2011, Mahone reached No. 38 on the Billboard Social 50 chart, the youngest person to appear on the list. He released his debut single, “11:11” in February 2012 and his second single, “Say Somethin,” in June 2012.
Thomas Fiss began his singing career in the role of Nathan Lukowski in Broadway’s Full Monty in 2000. Fiss then joined boy band Varsity Fanclub in 2006. Since starting his solo career in 2009, Fiss released three EP’s, “Waiting” “Thomas Fiss” and “RT/EP.”
Cast Of Broadway’s Smash-Hit Musical ‘Rock Of Ages’ Performs Live August 8
When: August 8 at 2 p.m. at the Festival Stage at Six Flags Great Adventure
Info: Free with theme park admission or season pass. The day will also include an ‘80s best-dressed contest, to be judged by the Broadway cast, for ROCK OF AGES tickets and other prizes.
The 5-time Tony Nominated ROCK OF AGES is a classic rock love story set to the best songs of the 1980s. It has toured major cities all over the world, and will now lend its iconic sound to Six Flags Great Adventure for ROCK OF AGES DAY.
“Rock of Ages is a fun, lighthearted Broadway show that our guests will love. We are excited to partner together to celebrate rock music and bring the experience of Broadway to Six Flags Great Adventure where they can reach so many new fans,” added Carley St. Lucia, Director of Corporate Alliances for Six Flags Great Adventure.
Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo Concert August 11
When: August 11 at 7 p.m. in the Northern Star Arena at Six Flags Great Adventure
Info: Concert is free with theme park admission or season pass, presented by parx casino®
Pat Benatar, popular rock singer and four-time Grammy winner, is best known for her hit singles “Love is a Battlefield” and “Hit Me with Your Best Shot.” Benatar has two multi-platinum albums, five platinum albums, three gold albums and 19 Top 40 singles.
Giraldo is Benatar’s lead guitarist and has composed and produced much of her work. Before touring with Benatar, he also performed in Rick Derringer’s touring band. Giraldo was one of the first guitarists to appear on MTV.
Six Flags Caribbean Concert Series Two Day Event August 11 & 12
August 11 – Fusion Saturday at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor
Features soca and urban fusion performers, including Fabolous, a popular rapper, known for his hit singles “Can’t Deny It” and “Young’n (Hollaback)”
August 12 – Reggae Festival at Six Flags Great Adventure
Features a lineup of Caribbean and reggae singers, including dancehall favorites Mavado and I-Octane, and legendary reggae singer Barrington Levy
Each concert day requires a separate admission ticket. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.CaribbeanConcerts.com or call 1-718-926-5975.
B.o.B Concert August 26
When: August 26 at 7 p.m. in the Northern Star Arena at Six Flags Great Adventure
Info: Concert is free with theme park admission or season pass and is presented by Coca-Cola
B.o.B is a popular rapper, singer-song writer and record producer. His first two singles “Nothing On You” and “Airplanes” reached number one in both the US and the UK. In 2010, his debut album “B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray” reached number one in US charts.
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