Music legends, Boyzone, are to play York Racecourse on Music Showcase Saturday, 28 July.
Celebrating twenty-five years together, Ronan, Keith, Mikey & Shane are the first of three music acts to be named for the 2018 season, with other events scheduled for Saturday 30 June and Friday evening 27 July, where the act is yet to be confirmed.
Six UK Number One singles, more than 13 million record sales and four Brit Awards serve only to tell part of the story of a band who burst onto the scene with their appearance on the Late Late Show back in 1993.
Expect to hear hits including, “No Matter What”, “Words” “Picture of You” and “Father and Son”.
Looking forward to a return to York, where he recently starred in Panto, Shane Lynch said; ‘I can’t wait to be back in York, being back together promises to be great fun. We’ve always loved outdoor shows and can’t wait to make some more memories with our fans!’
To book visit yorkracecourse.co.uk; admission to the main Grandstand and Paddock enclosure, starts at just £25 per person for a group of six.* Racegoers aged 5-17 enjoy a special rate of just £10 (subject to limited availability). As well as free car parking, there are no booking fees.
On the racecourse itself, The Sky Bet York Stakes will be the £120,000 centerpiece of a seven race card that will precede the concert.
It promises to be a fun filled summer for racing and music fans as both Saturday 30 June and Friday evening 28 July will also see the combination of great racing and live music, details of the music acts for these dates will be announced once they are confirmed. so keep checking the course’s website www.yorkracecourse.co.uk for further announcements.
James Brennan, Head of Marketing and Sponsorship said, “Everyone at the course is really excited that Boyzone have chosen York to help mark their anniversary. Add in the spectacle of the racing itself and we hope it will prove a summer day to savour.”
The tickets for Boyzone officially go on sale at 8.30am on Friday 19 January with music and racing fans alike being able to take advantage of some attractive deals by visiting www.yorkracecourse.co.uk or calling 01904 620911.
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