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Posted on: July 10, 2018


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Date: July 10, 2018

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George Thorogood and the Destroyers Performing at the Calvert Marine Museum

Friday, August 10

SOLOMONS, MD – July 10, 2018 – See George Thorogood and the Destroyers live at the Calvert Marine Museum’s PNC Waterside Pavilion on Friday, August 10. This legendary group will perform an electrifying show packed with hits including: “Who Do You Love?,” “I Drink Alone,” “One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer,” “Move It On Over,” “Get A Haircut,” and the anthemic “Bad To The Bone.” Tickets are $31 - $69 (additional fees apply) and are available at 

Over the course of the last four decades, George Thorogood, with his longtime band, The Destroyers -- Jeff Simon (drums, percussion), Bill Blough (bass guitar), Jim Suhler (rhythm guitar) and Buddy Leach (saxophone) -- has sold more than 15 million albums, released 16 studio albums – including six gold and two platinum discs,- and performed more than 8,000 live shows.

Ticketholders are invited to come early and enjoy specialty drinks, corn hole, great food, prizes from Coors Light and of course live music in our new beer garden. We will kick off the night at 5 p.m. with local favorite No Green Jelly Beenz on our side stage and then move the music over to the main stage at 7:30 p.m. Grab your friends and enjoy a night full of live music, friends, and fun in Solomons.

Proceeds from the Waterside Music Series support the education and preservation efforts of the Calvert Marine Museum. This event would not be possible without the generous support of many local businesses. Sponsors include: Prince Frederick Ford/Jeep/Dodge, PNC Bank, O’Brien Realty, Bozick Distributors, Inc., Tidewater Dental, Sunshines Catering, Roy Rogers, Equity Resources, Inc., AARP,, Holiday Inn Solomons, Quality Built Homes, 97.7 The Rocket, Bay Weekly, Quick Connections, Southern Maryland Newspapers, Isaac’s Restaurant, Papa John’s Pizza, Comcast, Atlantic Broadband, Blue Crabs, Computer Aid Inc., TitleMax LLC., World Gym, and Asbury-Solomons.

Chairs and coolers are not permitted. For additional information, please visit the website at To reach a staff member, please call 410-326-2042, ext. 16, 17 or 18.

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Explore how the prehistoric past, natural environments, and maritime heritage come to life and tell a unique story of the Chesapeake Bay. The Calvert Marine Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $9.00 for adults, $7.00 for seniors, military with valid I.D, AAA and AARP members, and $4.00 for children ages 5 - 12; children under 5 and museum members are admitted free. For more information about the museum, upcoming events, or membership, visit the website at or call 410-326-2042. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Instagram and Twitter.

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