INGLEWOOD, Calif. (April 23, 2012) — Pepper will open the 2012 “Friday Night Live’’ concert series at Betfair Hollywood Park.
The San Diego-based band will perform in the North Park following the races Friday, April 27.
There will be 11 Friday night programs during the 50-day, 12-week Spring/Summer meet, which begins Thursday, April 26. First post time Fridays is at 7:05 p.m. The lone exception is a 1 p.m. post time May 4 — eve of the Kentucky Derby. Concerts will begin after the final race — approximately 10:30 p.m.
This is the fourth year the concerts will be held in the North Park. The move was made in 2009 to accommodate more fans.
The concerts are included for admission of $10 – or $20 after 8:30 p.m.
Located at the north end of the grandstand, the North Park offers an excellent view of the turn for home and the stretch.
Following is the concert lineup at Betfair Hollywood Park:
Pepper – April 27
Devo – May 11
G. Love & Special Sauce – May 18
SOJA – May 25
Rebelution – June 1
Wailers- June 8
The Jesus and Mary Chain – June 15
Jimmy Cliff – June 22
Michael Franti & Spearhead – June 29
Iration – July 6
To Be Announced – July 13
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