Mon. Feb 6th, 2023

QUINCY (WGEM) – The Heroes and Starmen Winter Music Competition continued Saturday on the State Avenue Theater with an 80′s and 90′s rock evening.

Bands from as far-off as St. Louis got here to rock out the theater.

Among the Saturday bands included: Trifecta, Rain Metropolis Dependancy, FUN DMC and Retro Nerds.

State Avenue Theater proprietor Douglas Peterson mentioned the pageant was an effective way for folks to come back collectively to make mates and have enjoyable.

“It’s been nice, we’ve had lots of nice neighborhood turnout. One of many issues we love about stay music is it actually brings folks collectively. And it’s an excellent place for everyone to form of come and revel in themselves and be themselves,” mentioned Peterson.

He mentioned it’s necessary to have occasions like this within the winter to assist get folks out of their houses and into the neighborhood.

“We don’t all the time have alternatives to get out of our homes, particularly in winter when it’s chilly and we don’t wish to really feel like we’re shut in. However we nonetheless want that human connection and have the ability to actually interact with our neighborhood,” mentioned Peterson.

The music continues on Sunday from Midday to round 9 p.m.

Sunday performers embody: Kyle Trudell, Craig Corzatt, the Second Stringers, the Matt Robert Blues Band and extra.

Tickets are $20 on the door and all ages are welcome to attend.

The pageant is placed on by Maverick Mesmer Administration LLC, which is planning their Tom Petty Celebration present for March 4.

Extra data on future occasions might be discovered on the Maverick Messmer Administration Fb web page and the State Avenue Theater Fb web page.

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