The 30th Annual Ostrich Festival in Chandler is scheduled for March 9-11. The American rock band Beach Boys will be headlining the three-day event at Tumbleweed Park, alongside country singer John Michael Montgomery.
The Beach Boys formed in California in 1961, and they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1988. Some of their greatest hits include: “I Get Around,” “Help Me, Rhonda,” “Good Vibrations,” “Kokomo” and “Barbara Ann.” They’ve sold over 100 million records worldwide and have released 29 studio albums.
John Michael Montgomery launched a successful solo in 1992, and he went on to release seven number one singles including: “I Love the Way You Love Me,” “I Swear,” “Be My Baby Tonight,” “If You’ve Got Love,” “I Can Love You Like That,” “Sold (The Grundy County Auction Incident),” and “The Little Girl”. He’s scheduled to perform Saturday, March 10 on the main stage. The Beach Boys will perform on Sunday, March 11.
Kickoff weekend is scheduled for March 3, 2018 with a variety of activities including the Mayor’s 5K Fun Run, Festival Parade, Public Safety Fair and Chandler Classic Car Show.
Entertainment for Friday, March 9 will be announced soon, and can be found on their website https://ostrichfestival.com/.
Ticket prices for this year’s festival are as follows:
Adults – $15
Seniors (55+) and Child (5-12 years of age) – $8
Children under the age of 5 are free
VIP Ticket*- Adult: $50
VIP Ticket* – Child (5-12): $30