Cruisin’ At The Capitol Street Party on Sunday, Feb. 9, 4 to 7:30 p.m., celebrates the grand re-opening of the Capitol Theatre.
CLEARWATER - Celebrating the grand re-opening of the Capitol Theatre, the public is invited to the Cruisin’ At The Capitol Street Party on Sunday, Feb. 9, 4 to 7:30 p.m., on the 300 block of Cleveland Street in the downtown district of Clearwater. All ages are welcome.
Vintage cars and motorcycles will be on display, blues band The Nighthawks will perform a free concert and specialty food vendors will have food and beverages available for sale. There will also be prizes and a raffle drawing.
For more than three decades, The Nighthawks have earned a reputation as one of the best and hardest-working bands around. Hailing from Washington, D.C., they’ve opened for B.B. King, Muddy Watters and James Cotton to name a few. They’ve released more than 20 recordings including 2009s award-winning American Landscape. Their acoustic blues album Last Train to Bluesville was nominated in 2011 for a Blues Music Award.
Honoring Jay Leno’s passion for vintage vehicles a wide-array of antique cars and motorcycles will be on display on Cleveland Street prior to Leno’s sold-out show at the Capitol Theatre that evening. Jay Leno will not make an appearance at the street party.
This event is free and no registration is required.
For more information, call the Ruth Eckerd Hall Special Events at 727-712-2760.