Real Music Series


Busch Gardens’ longest running concert series returns with incredible live music spanning from the 1950s to today, including swing, blues, pop, jazz and rock ‘n roll.

The Real Music Series kicks off on January 4 and runs through March 5.
NEW! This year, Busch Gardens is extending concerts into Saturdays! This means more moving and grooving to incredible live music spanning from the 1950s to today. Concerts are held at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. (subject to change)

The Real Music Series is FREE with park admission. Show tickets are required and can be picked up from the following locations:

  • For the 11:30 a.m. performance, tickets are available in the Moroccan Village Plaza (front gate)
  • For ALL performances, tickets are available at the tent outside of the Stanleyville Theater

Real Music 2016 Lineup

Ricky Nelson Remembered featuring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson  
January 4-9
 Jay_The_Americans_170x100 Jay and The Americans  
January 11-16
 Real Music Concert Series at Busch Gardens presents Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone  
January 18-23
 The_Drifters_170x100 The Drifters 
January 25-30
 Fliex_Cavaliere_170x100 Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals 
February 1-6
 The_Diamonds_170x100 The Diamonds 
February 8-13
 Strawberry_Fields_170x100 Strawberry Fields 
February 15-20
  The Glenn Miller Orchestra 
February 22-27
 Chubby_Checker_170x100 Chubby Checker 
February 29-March 5