Live Music Comes To Aviator Sports And Events Center For Inaugural Summer Music Series

Aviator collaborates with several popular local bands for its first series of outdoor summer concerts

BROOKLYN, NY – APRIL 26, 2016 ­– Aviator Sports and Events Center is pleased to announce the first ever Summer Music Series to begin in May 2016.  It will consist of nine concerts, taking place on select Friday evenings.  Featured will be popular local bands of many different music genres – including the famous Irish-American group Shilelagh Law, and the U2 tribute band Unforgettable Fire.  Each concert of the Summer Music Series will take place at Aces Patio – the newly renovated outdoor event space at Aviator.

Admission charge for each concert varies by band, and ranges from $10-$25.  VIP passes are also available, which will give guests access to all shows of the series, along with exclusive access to a VIP viewing area for $100.  Food and beverage specials will be available for purchase at Aces Patio during each performance.  Guests must be 21 years old or over to attend, and can either purchase tickets in advance online or at the door.

Aviator Summer Music Series Schedule:
May 20th: Breezy Grass – Americana/Bluegrass
July 8th: B Street Band – Bruce Springsteen Cover Band
July 15th: Unforgettable Fire – U2 Cover Band
July 29th: Wine with Sue – Party Rock Covers
August 12th: Die Spitzbuam – German American Dance Orchestra
August 19th: Jetstream Band – Funk/Disco/Rock
August 26th: Breezy Grass – Americana/Bluegrass
September 9th: Unforgettable Fire – U2 Cover Band
September 16th: Shilelagh Law – Irish/American

“Aces Patio is the perfect venue for the Aviator Summer Music Series” said Harvey Greenidge, General Manager at Aviator Sports and Events Center.  “The patio beautiful and newly renovated, and is fully equipped to provide food, beverage, and comfortable accommodations for our guests.  We are excited to be able to bring such popular bands to the community, and expect a great turnout.”

Greenidge and his team made it a priority to cater to the diverse musical tastes of the surrounding communities.  After communication with local customers and extensive research, the management team at Aviator was able to pinpoint six local bands that would be best received. The Aviator Summer Music Series incorporates multiple styles of music that will cater to adults of all ages.

“Our goal is to continue to add new and exciting options for our community to enjoy” said Dean Rivera, Chief Operating Officer at Aviator Sports and Events Center.  “This year, as we celebrate our 10 year anniversary, we have added some great programs and events for our customers.  We hope that the Aviator Summer Music Series will become an annual tradition here at Aviator, and that the community will come to look forward to it every summer.”

VIP passes and advance tickets for each concert of the Aviator Summer Music Series are available now at  For more information, contact General Manager Harvey Greenidge at (718) 758-7552.

ABOUT AVIATOR SPORTS AND EVENTS CENTER Aviator Sports and Events Center, located at Floyd Bennett Field (FBF) in Brooklyn, is a premier multi-sport and recreational complex. FBF was NYC’s first municipal airport and is part of Gateway National Recreation Area. Aviator has refurbished four historic aircraft hangars and surrounding grounds, in partnership with the National Park Service. The area includes the 175,000 square foot indoor sports, entertainment and recreation complex, adjoining outdoor turf fields and 35 acres of land space for outdoor events. Aviator provides a wide variety of sports leagues and activities, including Aviator Athletic Academy, CrossFit Floyd Bennett Field, summer and school break camps, Tier 1 youth hockey, ice skating, gymnastics, basketball, volleyball, soccer, football and much more. For more information, visit or call 718-758-7500

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