Pink Floyd Nite with Echoes of Pompeii

Echoes of Pompeii is comprised of a 11-piece band (orchestra) to give fans the true sound of a Pink Floyd concert. From synthesizers, delayed vocals, slide guitars and female backup singers, they leave no stone unturned, when it comes to sound. The show experience includes state of the art visuals such as lasers, lights, video, and iconic images that Pink Floyd was well known to produce.  This particular show will feature music from 10 Pink Floyd albums as well as a special salute to the 50th Anniversary of Dark Side Of The Moon. You don’t want to miss this show! 

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POSTPONED: Al Di Meola – The Electric Years

A bona fide guitar hero and perennial poll-winner, Al Di Meola has been recognized internationally over the past four decades as virtuoso of the highest order. A prolific composer and prodigious six-string talent, Di Meola has amassed over 20 albums as a leader while collaborating on a dozen or so others with the likes of the fusion supergroup Return To Forever (with Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke and Lenny White), the celebrated acoustic guitar trio featuring fellow virtuosos John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucia, and the Rite of Strings trio with bassist Clarke and violinist Jean-Luc Ponty.

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Bret Michaels…Parti-Gras Holiday Party

A holiday tradition returns to the Arcada!  Bret Michaels is bringing his Parti-Gras Holiday Party to St. Charles! 

Bret Michaels first rose to fame as the frontman of Poison. As one of rock’s most iconic and enduring bands, Poison defined the fast, gritty, and glamorous rock ‘n’ roll scene. Since the band’s beginning, Poison has achieved massive success- releasing eight studio albums, four live albums, and selling over 30 million records worldwide and 16.5 million records in the U.S. alone. This show includes all of your Poison favorites, and some holiday favorites too!

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$10 Silent Film Comedy Night – The Reckless Age (1924)

Lord Harrowby, an English nobleman about to marry American heiress Cynthia Meyrick, takes out a $100,000 insurance policy against the loss of his wealthy bride. Sent to usher at the proceedings, the company’s confidential agent, Dick Minot, falls for Cynthia, and through a series of comic situations he wins her and fulfills his obligation.

Live accompaniment provided by Chicagoland’s premiere organist Jay Warren!

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Hotel California – A Salute to the Eagles

Hotel California 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! The most successful and longest running show of it’s kind, Hotel California “A Salute to the Eagles”, is the ONLY show to have ever received “Official Authorization” to perform the Eagles catalog of music. So join us on a trip down a dark desert highway…Feel the cool wind in your hair …It’s time to check into …The Hotel California!

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LEGENDS STAGE: Carmine Appice Diaries – Pizza, Soda & Stories

Carmine Appice, legendary drummer and founder of Vanilla Fudge, will be on our Legends Stage, located inside the Arcada Theatre Complex, for an up-close-and-personal Q&A session.  Hear is diaries about the band, his life growing up in rock and roll, and the people he has come to know in his illustrious career.

A $25 ticket includes pizza, soda and a seat for the show!


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Vanilla Fudge with Special Guest Kashmir

Heavy starts with Vanilla Fudge. There was nothing, even in 1967, like the 10-ton shock of this Long Island quartet’s cover of the Supreme’s You Keep Me Hanging On, with the lava-flow sustain of Mark Stein’s Hammond organ and Carmine Appice’s rapid-cannon-fire drum fills. Beginning in 1967, Vanilla Fudge rocked the world with a new sound, influencing a generation of musicians and creating a legion of loyal fans.  

One of our favorites, KASHMIR incredibly re-creates a true 1970s Led Zeppelin experience with special effects, vintage equipment and costumes, and musically, one of the most fabulous performances you will witness!

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