The Grateful Dead tribute band, Splintered Sunlight, an authentic tribute to the most important band of the psychedelic era, will perform at Mayfair on Sunday, May 24. Splintered Sunlight and its members have performed with former members of the Grateful Dead, including Bob Weir, Donna Godchaux, Tom Constanten and Vince Welnick, and will bring you back in time to experience the band that is among the most groundbreaking acts in rock and roll history. The classic rock band The Large Flowerheads will also be performing, with spirited songs filled with the energy and love of the ‘60s, as well as the band Social Call, with a set list that includes classic hits ranging from the ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s. This is just three of the performances included in the $5 weekend pass at Mayfair Festival of the Arts over this Memorial Day weekend.
The Classic Rock Festival at Mayfair Festival of the Arts will run 12:00 to 9:30pm on Sunday, May 24, on the Liberty Stage. These bands will keep you dancing through the evening, expressing stories of life and great music that harness the essence of the Classic Rock era.
Here is the full lineup for the Classic Rock Festival at Mayfair Festival:
Great Djembe Jam
Sunday 12:30 to 1:30
Nearly two-dozen members of the drum circle will lead rhythms that range from soothing and healing to wild and energizing, and all are welcome to join in for this memorable musical experience. Bring your drums, shakers, and your dancing shoes for this interactive Drum Circle for anyone who wants to feel the music.
Jake Kaligis and the New Constitution
Sunday 2:00 to 3:00
An Indigenous staple of the Lehigh Valley, Jake Kaligis and the New Constitution will offer bright, popular classic rock favorites. Known for turning any night into a genuine rock and roll event, Jake and the Band are always exploring new ways to challenge themselves and their audience with their vast library of musical influences.
The Large Flowerheads
Sunday 3:30 to 5:30
Take a groovy trip back to the ‘60s with The Large Flowerheads for songs that speak of happiness, sunshine and love. The band consists of exceptional musicians, sporting ‘60s attire. Everyone is invited to dress up in their own trippy clothing and dance the afternoon away!
Grateful Dead Tribute Band
Sunday 6:00 to 7:45
Captivating audiences with their authentic tribute to The Grateful Dead, Splintered Sunlight and its members have performed with former members of the Grateful Dead, including Bob Weir, Donna Godchaux, Tom Constanten and Vince Welnick.
Sunday 8:15 to 9:30
Social Call’s set list is as diverse as the band members themselves. From classic hits from the 60’s and 70’s to today’s rock, there is rarely a fan in attendance that is not on their feet, drink held high, chanting 1…2…3… SOCIAL!
Mayfair is featuring 7 music festivals within Mayfair Festival of the Arts this year, all of which can be attended for the low multi-day ticket price of $5, military and children 10/under no charge.