Denver’s only beachside venue is back with new live music shows all summer long

DENVER, CO, June 26, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ — Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek is pleased to announce a new summer concert series, Funkin’ On The Beach, along with the return of their 5th annual summer concert series, Live! At The Lake.

“We are thrilled to be back after the 2020 concert season was lost due to the COVID-19 pandemic,” says Erik Dyce, President & CEO of Vencore Marine Group.

The first Live! At The Lake show kicks off on Wednesday, June 30 on the waterfront with Colorado born and bred country rock artist, Buckstein. As a contestant on American Idol, Seasons 5 & 6, he’s described as John Wayne for the modern age with performances at top venues and major events throughout the state earning rave reviews for being high energy and full of wit. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., show begins at 7:00 p.m.

July 1 brings the inaugural Funkin’ On The Beach show featuring the Wash Park Band. One of Colorado’s most sought after groups, this dynamic band delights with powerful and faithful reproductions of horn band era dance music from the ’70s to the top 40 hits of today. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., show begins at 7:00 p.m.

All shows will be held on the waterfront at The Lake House, a newly renovated full-service event venue with indoor and outdoor seating. Along with being Denver’s only beachside venue, its generous mountain views ensure a truly memorable Colorado experience.

Tickets for all shows are on sale now at and include admittance to Cherry Creek State Park and parking. Full service cash bars and food available for purchase.

Other bands confirmed to perform at Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek as part of the Live! At The Lake series on Wednesdays include:

July 7- Born To Run: A Tribute To Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band
July 14- Evermore: Led Zeppelin Tribute Band
July 21- Soul Sacrifice: A Tribute to Santana
July 28- Knot Rock: A Nostalgic Experience
August 4- Citizen Dan: Steely Dan Tribute Band
August 11- My Blue Sky: Allman Brothers Tribute Band
August 18- Tom Petty Project: A Tribute To Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers With Stevie Nicks
August 25- The Long Run: The Eagles Tribute Band

Bands for the new Funkin’ On The Beach summer concert series presented by Jazz at Jack’s weekly on Thursdays include:

July 1 – Wash Park Band
July 8- Thumpin’ Band
July 15- Jacob Larson Band
July 22- Soul School Band
July 29- Hot Lunch Band
August 5- Dotsero
August 12- Funkiphino
August 19- Cast Iron Queens
August 26- Paizley Park Band: A Tribute To Prince

Tickets and more information is available at

Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek is located at 4800 S. Dayton St., Greenwood Village, CO 80111. For most direct access, use the west entrance behind Cherry Creek High.

Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek
Pelican Bay at Cherry Creek is nestled on Cherry Creek State Park’s 4,200 acres of open space and features Denver’s only beachside venue with stunning mountain views—a truly rare and captivating Colorado experience. Operated by the Vencore Marine Group, LLC, it offers visitors several opportunities for fun and entertainment. Between The Marina, The newly renovated Lake House, The Pub, The Wharf, and the Tiki Beach, there is something for everyone. 

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