Coney Island opens new amphitheater this summer

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Coney Island will open a new amphitheater on the boardwalk this July, with a slate of exciting performances for the summer. Executive Vice President of Istar Financial, the developers of the amphitheater Julia Butler gives us the scoop on the project.

1-Jul The Impractical Jokers
3-Jul Sting & Peter Gabriel
4-Jul The Beach Boys
10-Jul Hollywood Vampires - Alice Cooper, Joe Perry, Johnny Depp
13-Jul Culture Club featuring Boy George
15-Jul Jane's Addiction with Dinosaur Jr.
16-Jul 311 with Matisyahu*
17-Jul Kidz Bop Kids
23-Jul Slightly Stoopid with SOJA*
31-Jul Dark Star Orchestra - Tribute to the Grateful Dead
3-Aug Erykah Badu
5-Aug Deftones with Refused*
6-Aug OAR
7-Aug The Carnival of Madness Tour featuring Shinedown, Black Stone Cherry & Whiskey Myers
10-Aug Boston - 40th Anniversary Tour
12-Aug Funk Fest featuring Kool & The Gang, Bootsy Collins, Morris Day and The Time, Doug E. Fresh
14-Aug Jill Scott
18-Aug Rick Springfield with Night Ranger & The Romantics
19-Aug Flogging Molly and Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls
20-Aug The Disco Biscuits
27-Aug Dresden Dolls
3-Sep Freestyle Funhouse featuring TKA, George Lamond, Judy Torres & more
21-Sep Don Henley

More shows will be announced in coming weeks. Tickets will be available at ConeyIslandLive.com starting Friday, April 15 at 10 a.m.