Tickets on sale for Summer Beach Music Party featuring The Band of Oz

If you love great beach music, then don’t miss the “Summer Beach Music Party” featuring The Band of Oz on Saturday, June 1, at 7:30 p.m. at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St.

One of the southeast’s most popular beach music bands and a 1997 Beach Music Hall of Fame inductee, The Band of Oz was formed in 1967 as a part-time band playing fraternity parties and high school proms all over the South. In 1977 the band went on the road full time. Since then, the band has made an exceptional name for itself throughout the Southeast by playing the top clubs and corporate parties and getting excellent reviews along the way. For several years the group has been a guest on most of the major beach concerts in the Carolinas, Virginia and Georgia.

Performing well over 200 shows each year, The Band of Oz now features a full horn section to total a dynamic eight-member group.

The occasion will include a cash bar serving beer and wine. Dress for this event is summer casual.

Advance tickets are on sale for $15 (plus tax) per person and going fast. Tickets may be purchased online at with a Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express credit card. Tickets may also be purchased at the Renaissance Centre box office with cash, check or credit card. A $2 per ticket processing fee will be added to the cost of any ticket purchased with a credit card. Box office hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m.

The Summer Beach Music Party featuring The Band of Oz is expected to sell out, so anyone interested in attending is encouraged to purchase their tickets early.

For more information, visit or call the Renaissance Centre Box Office at 919-435-9458.