Celebrate De Pere announces headliners

Felix Cavaliere, Sawyer Brown
L-R, Felix Cavaliere, Sawyer Brown (Photos courtesy of Celebrate De Pere)

DE PERE (WLUK) -- An annual Memorial Day weekend event has announced its headliners.

Organizers of Celebrate De Pere say singer Felix Cavaliere, and country band, Sawyer Brown, will perform during the three-day festival.

Cavaliere will take the main stage on Saturday, May 27 at 9:30 p.m. and Sawyer Brown will play Sunday, May 28 at 9:30 p.m. after the annual fireworks show.

Cavaliere is best known for his association with The Young Rascals during the 1960's. His hits with The Young Rascals include, "Groovin'," "Good Lovin'," and "Beautiful Morning."

Sawyer Brown landed its first number one hit in the mid-1980's with "Step by Step" and has been touring ever since. Their hits, "Some Girls Do," "Thank God For You," and "Boys and Me," can still be heard on country classic radio stations.

Tickets are available for $7.50 each at Festival Foods locations until May 22. After May 22, tickets are available at the gate for $10 before 7:00 p.m. and $20 after 7:00 p.m.

Family packages of six tickets are $40 and also available at Festival Foods until May 22.

Celebrate De Pere is May 27 through May 29 at Voyageur Park in De Pere.