Real Music Series


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

The Real Music Series kicks off on January 9 and runs through March 4. There will be eight weeks of moving and grooving to incredible live music featuring the best acts from several genres. Concerts are held at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 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 2017 Lineup

 Shirley Alston Reeves - Real Music Series 2017

  Shirley Alston Reeves       Original lead singer of The Shirelles   

January 9-14
 The Diamonds - Real Music Series 2017 The Diamonds  
January 16-21
 The Platters - Real Music Series 2017 The Platters  
January 23-28
 RealMusic2017_FernandoVarela_170x110 Fernando Varela 
January 30 - February 4
 Hermans Hermits - Real Music Series 2017

     Herman's Hermits      starring Peter Noone

February 6-11
 The Beginnings - Real Music Series 2017 Beginnings: The Ultimate Chicago Tribute Band 
February 13-18
 Micky Dolenz - Real Music Series 2017 Micky Dolenz 
February 20-25
 Lee Greenwood - Real Music Series 2017 Lee Greenwood 
February 27 - March 4