“Hip Pocket” to kick off new season of “Rockin’ the Forest” on Oct. 11

“Hip Pocket,” one of our area’s most popular party bands, will kick off the 2019-20 “Rockin’ the Forest” music series on Friday, Oct. 11, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will take place inside the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St.

Advance tickets are $15 each plus tax and can be purchased online with a Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit card at www.wakeforestrencen.org/tickets-events. Advance tickets may also be purchased with cash, check or credit card at the Renaissance Centre Box Office, 405 S. Brooks St. On the day of the concert tickets can be purchased at the door.

Assembling some of the top musical acts in our area, the Rockin’ the Forest music series features a variety of popular beach music and cover bands that play beach music and rock and roll covers from classic to modern rock, with a little funk and original music thrown in.

In addition to Hip Pocket, this year’s concert lineup includes The Catalinas on Nov. 8; Steve Owens & Summertime on Dec. 28; Legacy Motown Revue on Jan. 17; Jim Quick & Coastline on Feb. 28; and The Magnificents on March 27.

Each Rockin’ the Forest concert will also include a cash bar serving beer and wine.

Designed to offer local audiences first rate performances that previously required area residents to travel to Raleigh, Chapel Hill or Durham, each Rockin’ the Forest concert will take place inside the intimate comfort of the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre. For more information, visit www.wakeforestrencen.org/ or call the Renaissance Centre Box Office at 919-435-9458.