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September 2020

POSTPONED: .38 Special – Rescheduled for April 24, 2021

A sure sell out and a Southern Rock spectacular! “Hold On Loosely”, “Caught Up In You”, “Rockin’ Into The Night”! So many hits! Not a whole lotta of sittin' during this Arcada Theatre tradition! ...
Friday, Sep 25
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: Back to 1975 with FOGHAT – Rescheduled Date TBA

With some of the most iconic Rock Anthems in history, a FOGHAT show is one of the hardest-rockin' shows of the year! "Drivin' Wheel", "Fool For The City"' I Just Want To Make Love To You" and an all-time favorite..."SLOW RIDE"!!! ...
Saturday, Sep 26
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
October 2020

POSTPONED: The Little River Band – Rescheduled Date TBA

Through the ‘70’s and ‘80’s, LRB enjoyed huge chart success with multi-platinum albums and chart topping hits including, “Reminiscing,” “Cool Change,” “Lonesome Loser,” "Lady", “Take It Easy On Me” and more. Each time the band comes to The Arcada, the sold-out audiences has an evening they talk about long after the show is over! ...
Friday, Oct 02
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: British Invasion with The Yardbirds – Rescheduled Date TBA

This iconic English group is known for starting the careers of three of Rock's most famous guitarists, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and Jeff Beck. The band had a string of hits throughout the mid-1960s, including one of the most defining songs of that generation, "For Your Love". The current band features a lineup of legendary musicians- notably, of course the Yardbirds’ co-founder, drummer Jim McCarty, guitarist GodfreyTownsend (John Entwistle, Alan Parsons, Todd Rundgren,) bassist Kenny Aaronson (Bob Dylan, Hall & Oates, Billy Idol, Derringer, Joan Jett), singer/harpist/percussionist Myke Scavone (Ram Jam, The Doughboys), lead singer/guitarist John Idan (who is on their 2003 CD “Birdland” album which features guest appearances from both Steve Vai and Slash). So much talent and a fabulous show if you love that 60s sound! ...
Saturday, Oct 03
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: Jay and the Americans and Paul Revere’s Raiders – Rescheduled Date TBA

These two bands separately provide some of the greatest American pop music on The Arcada stage! But together...it is an All-American event in a time when we need it most! Both bands do so many classics from the era and, of course, their hits! Among so many other classics, Jay and the Americans perform "Cara Mia" and "This Magic Moment"; Paul Revere's Raiders will do "Indian Reservation" (Cherokee People) and "Kicks"! A Red, White & Blue night of good ol' Rock 'N Roll! ...
Sunday, Oct 04
05:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: Michael Sweet and Tony Harnell “1987 Tour” – Rescheduled Date TBA

In 1987, Metal Rock Bands STRYPER and TNT toured together, and The Arcada is excited to welcome the two frontmen from that tour back with an all-electric show! Michael Sweet will perform classics from his 10-album solo career plus a bit of STRYPER, and former TNT singer Tony Harnell will join forces with TNT hits! Two of the best voices in Metal together, AGAIN, on tour! ...
Wednesday, Oct 07
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: Martin Barre celebrates 50 Years of Jethro Tull – Rescheduled for May 6, 2021

At the center of Jethro Tull’s unique sound was guitarist Martin Barre, renowned for his formidable mastery of historic riffs, power chords and soaring melodic solos. Martin, along with a fabulous band including Jonathan Noyce and Clive Bunker; both of whom performed with Tull for many years, do all the biggest Tull hits! The show will also feature a special multi-media presentation highlighting the 50 years of Jethro Tull! This is a much-awaited return to The Arcada! The ONLY legitimate Jethro Tull show out there! "Thick As A Brick", "Aqualung", "Songs From The Wood", "Locomotive Breath" and so any more! ...
Thursday, Oct 08
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: Iron Butterfly // Head East – Rescheduled Date TBA

Iron Butterfly's iconic and generation-defining song, “In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida”, stayed on the charts for 140 weeks, with 81 weeks in the Top Ten. To date, the album has sold in excess of 30 million copies, the industry's FIRST Platinum Album! Head East celebrates its 50th Anniversary with full-vocal, good-time rock harmonies that few bands can equal. Their signature song, “THERE’S NEVER BEEN ANY REASON (Save My Life)” has long-been considered by many radio stations across the country as “The Rock & Roll National Anthem.” Their high-energy shows are filled with superb vocals, flashy guitar work and memorable keyboard melodies that continue to rock audiences of all ages! Both bands return to The Arcada after standing ovations before! ...
Saturday, Oct 10
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: Elton John, Stevie Nicks & Billy Joel Night – Rescheduled Date TBA

Elton Dan and Gypsies, Doves and Dreams have performed their INCREDIBLE tribute to Elton John and Stevie Nicks at The Arcada before, and the crowd went nuts! Opening for the bands will be a local, rising star...Chicago's Own Pianoman Band salute to Billy Joel starring Nick Psyhogios. You won't believe these spot-on performances with FORTY top ten hits! This high energy, over-the-top Elton, Stevie & Billy tribute show has something for EVERYBODY! ...
Thursday, Oct 15
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: EVERCLEAR with Special Guest McCrae – Rescheduled for April 22, 2021

One of the biggest bands to arise from the 90s Alt-Rock era! This band's show is one of the most requested we have had from this genre of music-with the band that has headlined The annual Summerland Alt Rock Band Tour since 2012! The band's first three albums went certified platinum, with their single "Santa Monica" a part of defining the music of a generation. Support for Everclear will be the winner of the 2019 Onesti Entertainment/Daily Herald Suburban Chicago's Got Talent competition, The McCrae Band. ...
Friday, Oct 16
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: The Original Voice of Blood Sweat & Tears: David Clayton Thomas – Rescheduled Date TBA

As the original voice of the iconic band, Blood Sweat and Tears, David Clayton-Thomas gave the Rock generation of the 70s incredible classic tunes including, “You Made Me So Very Happy” “And When I Die”,” and “Spinning Wheel”. This is a very rare appearance to experience one of the most familiar and fabulous voices in Rock history, perfect for The Arcada Theatre! ...
Saturday, Oct 17
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: PAUL ANKA in “Anka Sings Sinatra” – Rescheduled for June 1, 2021

Realy, one of the most INCREDIBLE shows ever to occur on The Arcada stage, year after year! It is more than captivating...he is a legend, an icon, and one of the original "Classy" guys in show business. All his hits are too numerous to mention, but when he does, "Diana" and "Put Your Head On My Shoulder", talks about his family with "Having My Baby" and "Times Of Your Life", and salutes both Sammy Davis, Jr. AND Prince, it is just one of the best musical experiences you will ever have! And that does not include all the Sinatra songs he does! He credits Frank as being the single most important influence in his life, especially since he wrote Frank's version of "My Way". To see Paul do that song live, well, it is something you will never forget! Be a part of this very special, 60th Anniversary presentation, it will guaranteed be one of the best "Times Of Your Life"! ...
Tuesday, Oct 20
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: The Rush Tribute Project Special Salute to Neil Peart – Rescheduled for April 30, 2021

This band has performed all over the world re-creating a RUSH concert experience like none other! Using vintage instruments and clothing, The RUSH Tribute Project truly captures the look and the unique sound both vocally and instrumentally that takes fans through a forty-year career journey. There will also be a special salute to RUSH icon and drummer, the lat Neil Peart. ...
Thursday, Oct 22
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: THE ORCHESTRA starring Former Members of ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA and ELO II – Rescheduled Date TBA

One of our favorite shows at The Arcada! ALL six members of this band were formerly ELO Part II, with two of the six members – Mik Kaminski (With the famous “Blue Violin”) and keyboardist Louis Clark – dating back to the Electric Light Orchestra in the 1970s! Original ELO classics covered at the show include: Strange Magic, Do Ya, Don’t Bring Me Down, Evil Woman, Livin’ Thing, Turn to Stone, Sweet Talkin’ Woman, Telephone Line, Ma-Ma-Ma Belle and Mr. Blue Sky! It is a Symphonic Rock Spectacular! ...
Friday, Oct 23
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: A Halloween Tribute to AC/DC and Black Sabbath with “THUNDERSTRUCK” and “SABBATH” – Rescheduled Date TBA

This is a replay of a show at The Arcada from 2019. It was so amazing, we brought back BOTH bands because the crowd left the theatre just shaking their heads! "THUNDERSTRUCK", returns for another incredible night of all AC/DC hits including “Highway To Hell”, “Hells Bells”, “You Shook Me All Night Long” and “Back In Black”. Joining them will be SABBATH, the premier Black Sabbath tribute group that brings OZZY and the boys to life on The Arcada stage!! ...
Saturday, Oct 31
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
November 2020

Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone

He was a part of the original "British Invasion" as lead singer of the legendary Sixties pop band Herman’s Hermits. He returns to The Arcada stage with his annual fun, comedic show and classic hits including: “I’m Into Something Good” “Mrs. Brown, you’ve Got A Lovely Daughter”, “I’m Henry VIII, I Am”, “There’s A Kind of Hush” and so many others. This show always sells out, with the seats FILLED with "NOONATICS!"! ...
Sunday, Nov 08
03:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

“The Musical Box” Genesis Extravaganza, Part 2

A spectacular re-creation of the Peter Gabriel era of the iconic band, "GENESIS". Direct from Montreal, the band is fully authorized by Peter Gabriel and the band GENESIS. The show uses original charts, vintage instruments, stage theatrics and original costumes to perform the best from seven of past Musical Box productions including "Foxtrot", "Nursery Cryme" and "Selling England By The Pound". A two-night Prog-Rock extravaganza and an annual event at The Arcada! ...
Monday, Nov 09
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

“The Musical Box” Genesis Extravaganza, Part 2

A spectacular re-creation of the Peter Gabriel era of the iconic band, “GENESIS“. Direct from Montreal, the band is fully authorized by Peter Gabriel and the band GENESIS. The show uses original charts, vintage instruments, stage theatrics and original costumes to perform the best from seven of past Musical Box productions including “Foxtrot”, “Nursery Cryme” and “Selling England By The Pound”. A two-night Prog-Rock extravaganza and an annual event at The Arcada! ...
Tuesday, Nov 10
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

The Uncle Louie Variety Show

"Uncle Louie" and "Pasqualino" have taken the internet community by storm with their characterizations about growing up Italian! Millions of views and many live shows all over the country, including The Arcada Theatre, have been met with loving audiences and standing ovations! It is a GREAT show for the entire family, especially if you understand what it was like, growing up Italian! ...
Sunday, Nov 15
05:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

POSTPONED: Loverboy – Rescheduled for April 15, 2021

Mike Reno and the other "Loverboys" return to The Arcada bringing back one the the most fun shows of the year! “Working for the Weekend”, "Lovin' Every Minute Of It" and "Lucky Ones" are just a few of the hits LOVERBOY will rock that night! ...
Tuesday, Nov 17
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

Leonid & Friends Tribute to Chicago – Holiday Show!

One of the ONLY shows we do twice a year! An incredible band...all the way FROM RUSSIA!!! If the hits of CHICAGO, one of the most popular bands in history, aren't enough, add to it a bunch of additional songs you wouldn't normally hear at a tribute show...PLUS an energy very few bands have! And add to it some holiday faves! These guys are incredible! A sell out every time! ...
Sunday, Nov 22
05:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
December 2020

Winger

Kip Winger and the boys are "Rockin' Regulars" at The Arcada! The show is just so good! The band's top singles including "Seventeen", "Headed For A Heartbreak" and "Miles Away" are just three of the Metal rock tunes that make it a night when everybody stands the entire show! ...
Friday, Dec 04
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
January 2021

BEE GEES Gold

The songs of the BEE GEES are some of the most popular in pop music history...hear them all at this FABULOUS show! "To Love Somebody", "How Can You Mend A Broken Heart", "Stayin' Alive", "Night Fever", "You Should Be Dancing", "Too Much Heaven"...It just goes on and on! ...
Friday, Jan 08
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
February 2021

Johnny Rivers

This American treasure has had so many hits, his show is a virtual Rock 'N Roll Jukebox! "Secret Agent Man", "Rockin' Pneumonia and The Boogie Woogie Flu", "Slow Dancin', Swaying To The Music" and "Midnight Special" are just a few of the iconic hits to be performed. He is returning to The Arcada for a long awaited command performance! This is a definite must-see of a legend! ...
Sunday, Feb 28
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
April 2021

Loverboy

Mike Reno and the other "Loverboys" return to The Arcada bringing back one the the most fun shows of the year! “Working for the Weekend”, "Lovin' Every Minute Of It" and "Lucky Ones" are just a few of the hits LOVERBOY will rock that night! ...
Thursday, Apr 15
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

.38 Special

A sure sell out! A southern rock spectacular! “Hold On Loosely”, “Caught Up In You”, “Rockin’ Into The Night”! ...
Saturday, Apr 24
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

The Rush Tribute Project Special Salute to Neil Peart

This band has performed all over the world re-creating a RUSH concert experience like none other! Using vintage instruments and clothing, The RUSH Tribute Project truly captures the look and the unique sound both vocally and instrumentally that takes fans through a forty-year career journey. There will also be a special salute to RUSH icon and drummer, the lat Neil Peart. ...
Friday, Apr 30
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
May 2021

Tommy James & The Shondells

ALWAYS a sure sell-out, Tommy James and his Shondells are still rockin’, performing their many timeless hits including the 1966 smash “Hanky Panky” plus "Crystal Blue Persuasion", "Mony Mony", "Crimson and Clover" and more! Tommy also takes the audience down the memory road with stories of career-defining moments. A very special night at The Arcada! ...
Sunday, May 02
05:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

Martin Barre celebrates 50 Years of Jethro Tull

At the center of Jethro Tull’s unique sound was guitarist Martin Barre, renowned for his formidable mastery of historic riffs, power chords and soaring melodic solos. Martin, along with a fabulous band including Jonathan Noyce and Clive Bunker; both of whom performed with Tull for many years, do all the biggest Tull hits! The show will also feature a special multi-media presentation highlighting the 50 years of Jethro Tull! This is a much-awaited return to The Arcada! The ONLY legitimate Jethro Tull show out there! "Thick As A Brick", "Aqualung", "Songs From The Wood", "Locomotive Breath" and so any more! ...
Thursday, May 06
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

Hotel California – A Salute to the Eagles

An Arcada favorite, this band tours the country in tribute to one of the most iconic bands in history...THE EAGLES. The band's commitment to authenticity behind every note of all the hits is just amazing! This band has been the number one tribute to The Eagles for over twenty years! ...
Friday, May 07
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

April Wine with Jack Russel’s Great White

April Wine is a Canadian rock band formed in 1969 and based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The band enjoyed international success in the 1970s and 1980s, releasing more than 20 albums since 1971, with mega hit "Just Between You and I". Great White is an American hard rock band, formed in Los Angeles in 1977. They gained popularity during the 1980s and early 1990s. The band released several albums in the late 1980s and gained airplay on MTV with music videos for songs like "Once Bitten, Twice Shy" ...
Friday, May 14
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

BJ Thomas

"Hooked On A Feeling", The Oscar Award-winning tune "Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head" and the million-seller "(Hey Won’t You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song" are just a few of the fabulous classics the great B.J. Thomas will perform as he returns to the Arcada. As one of the most recognized and respected voices in American music, he has 15 Top 40 pop hits, 10 Top 40 country hits, 5 Grammys, 2 Dove awards and 15 Gold and Platinum Records! A MUST SEE! ...
Sunday, May 23
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

Three Faces of the King – #1 Elvis Tribute

This is the longest consecutive running show at The Arcada...A Salute to "The King" like none other! Shawn Klush is an international superstar selling out arenas all over the world as Elvis Presley lives on through his performance! Klush was chosen by Graceland as the Winner of Elvis Presley Enterprises' first ever Ultimate Tribute Artist Contest in Memphis, Tennessee, and is the only Elvis tribute artist officially endorsed and approved by Elvis Presley Enterprises. Cody Ray Slaughter is hailed as one of the most talented, young Elvis Tribute Artists in the country. He has played The Arcada before, and it has been jaw-dropping! The two are backed by the #1 Elvis backing band in the world...The Fabulous Ambassadors! Another Arcada Theatre "Real Deal" experience! ...
Saturday, May 29
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
June 2021

PAUL ANKA in “Anka Sings Sinatra”

Realy, one of the most INCREDIBLE shows ever to occur on The Arcada stage, year after year! It is more than captivating...he is a legend, an icon, and one of the original "Classy" guys in show business. All his hits are too numerous to mention, but when he does, "Diana" and "Put Your Head On My Shoulder", talks about his family with "Having My Baby" and "Times Of Your Life", and salutes both Sammy Davis, Jr. AND Prince, it is just one of the best musical experiences you will ever have! And that does not include all the Sinatra songs he does! He credits Frank as being the single most important influence in his life, especially since he wrote Frank's version of "My Way". To see Paul do that song live, well, it is something you will never forget! Be a part of this very special, 60th Anniversary presentation, it will guaranteed be one of the best "Times Of Your Life"! ...
Tuesday, Jun 01
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

Michael Bolton

With accolades too numerous to mention, Michael Bolton returns to The Arcada with one of the most moving performances of the year. He combines his big hits including “When A Man Loves A Woman”, “I Said I Love You But I Lied”, “How Am I Supposed To Live Without You”, “Love Is A Beautiful Thing”, “To Love Somebody” and many others with other familiar favorites. He has sold over 65 million albums world-wide with multiple Grammy Awards and has one of the most recognizable voices of all time! Every show finishes with multiple standing ovations! ...
Thursday, Jun 17
07:30 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
July 2021

A Bowie Celebration: Bowie Alumni Play Diamond Dogs & Ziggy Stardust

Join key alumni musicians of David Bowie’s bands from across the decades, anchored by his longest standing member Mike Garson, along with a revolving selection of additional amazing Bowie Band Alumni! As stated on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon", "It's not a cover band. It's the actual band. It's as close as you're going to get to Bowie." ...
Wednesday, Jul 21
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

Ted Nugent

The Motor City Madman, Ted Nugent, returns to the Arcada Theatre this July after two SOLD OUT shows last year! Rock out to songs such as, "Stranglehold," "Cat Scratch Fever," "Motor City Madhouse," and many more! ...
Saturday, Jul 24
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174

Ted Nugent

The Motor City Madman, Ted Nugent, returns to the Arcada Theatre this July after two SOLD OUT shows last year! Rock out to songs such as, "Stranglehold," "Cat Scratch Fever," "Motor City Madhouse," and many more! ...
Sunday, Jul 25
05:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
August 2021

Dire Straits Legacy featuring 5 Former Members

"Sultan Of Swing", "Money For Nothing'", "Walk Of Life"...So many hits by the British rock band that took the MTV world by storm! With alleged reports that Straits' founder Mark Knopfler may never tour again, THIS is the closest to Dire Straits reforming you are ever going to get, with 5 Members of this band who played on the iconic albums and appeared on the major tours! ...
Saturday, Aug 28
08:00 PM
Arcada Theatre
105 E. Main St., St. Charles IL 60174
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