Cheap Trick is among the Top-25 rock bands of all times according to the VH1 list of the 100 Greatest Rock Bands.
This December 14th you can catch Cheap Trick at the Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival, classic rock’s biggest event of the year from December 11-14.
Cheap Trick consists of Robin Zander (vocals, rhythm guitar), Rick Nielsen (lead guitar), Tom Petersson (bass guitar) and Daxx Nielsen (drums), who replaced founding member Bun E. Carlos on drums. Their biggest hits include “Surrender”, “I Want You to Want Me”, “Dream Police” and “The Flame”.
Cheap Trick will be joining the events on Sunday, December 14, with other classic rock stars such as; Jefferson Starship, Craig Fuller of Little Feat, Pure Prairie League, Micky Dolenz of The Monkees, Foghat, and Steve Augeri of Journey.
Supported by the Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit Tourism Boards, the four-day event will include 3 days of classic rock music performances, a showcase gallery of famous album cover art and concert photography, a charity golf outing to benefit DIF, and parties at some of the most popular night spots in Puerto Vallarta & Riviera Nayarit. On Saturday evening in Puerto Vallarta, there will be a party honoring several ‘Giants of Rock’ for their accomplishments in classic rock.
Vallarta Daily has partnered with Riviera Nayarit Tourism Board and festival organizers to offer contests to readers and a chance to attend the festival with two free tickets given away every week.