Journey with Pretenders

Journey on stage at concert
Pretenders performing in Glastonbury in 2017
  • September 12th 2020 7:00pm
  • Parking Lots: 3:00 PM | Gates: 5:30 PM | Show Time: 7:00 PM

  • Pavilion

About the Show

Fans can expect to hear iconic Journey classics performed by Neal Schon (founding member and lead guitarist), Ross Valory (co-founding member and bassist), longtime members Jonathan Cain (keyboardist) & Steve Smith (drummer), and Arnel Pineda (lead singer)  such as “Lights,” “Faithfully,” “Any Way You Want It,” “Open Arms,” “Wheel In The Sky,” “Separate Ways (Worlds Apart),” and the seminal “Don’t Stop Believin’,” which is the top-selling digital catalog track in history.  The Pretenders will feature all-new production and hits from start to finish such as “I’ll Stand By You,” “Back On The Chain Gang,” “Brass In Pocket,” “Don’t Get Me Wrong,” “2000 Miles,” “My City Was Gone,” “Middle of the Road,” and many more.

About the Artists

Journey

Journey is one of the most popular American rock bands of all time, creating some of the best-known songs in modern music. Since the group’s formation in 1973, the band has earned 19 top 40 singles and 25 Gold and Platinum albums and has sold nearly 100 million albums globally.  Their Greatest Hits album is certified 15 times platinum, bringing Journey into the elite club of Diamond-certified award holders. The band continues to tour and record into the 21st century, performing concerts for millions of fans worldwide, and received the prestigious Billboard "Legends of Live" touring award.  2018’s massive co-headlining tour with Def Leppard was the band’s most successful tour to date, landing them in the Top 10 year-end touring chart with more than 1 million tickets sold. In 2017, Journey was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

In March 2019, Journey released a live DVD/CD set from their concert at the Budokan in Tokyo, featuring the first-ever performances of the band’s “Escape” and “Frontiers” albums in their entireties. Journey received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, was inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame, and is the subject of the award-winning documentary, Don’t Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey.

Pretenders

Pretenders cross the bridge between punk, new wave and pop music like no other band, with genre-defining songs like “I'll Stand By You,” “Back On The Chain Gang” and “Don't Get Me Wrong.” The band has sold over 25 million albums and founder & leader Chrissie Hynde is one of contemporary music's greatest songwriters. Chrissie’s 2015 memoir Reckless: My Life As a Pretender, was hailed by the New York Times upon its release as "honest and distinctive… a love letter to rock and roll." After delivering 2016’s unflinchingly head-strong Alone album (produced by the Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach), the Pretenders continue to tour worldwide.

Disclaimer: All dates, acts, times, and ticket prices are subject to change at any time without notice. Tickets subject to applicable fees.

 

Enhance Your Concert Experience

Premium Parking

While there is no charge for general admission parking, Premium Parking allows you access to parking in Lot D, close to the Hurd Road crosswalk & the main gates. 

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Green Room Lounge

Skip the line & get your night started in The Green Room. Located in the Market Shed just inside the main gates, Bethel Woods’ private lounge opens 90 minutes before general admission. Your Green Room ticket includes two free drinks, a private full-service bar & restrooms, plus pub-style games & activities.

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Big V Park & Ride

Select roundtrip transportation from convenient locations including Monticello Casino & Raceway, Resorts World Catskills, or Roscoe Beer Company. When the show ends, you'll be picked up INSIDE the venue near the original festival field.

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Special Offers

Lawn Chair Rental

Lawn chairs are not permitted in the venue. For your safety & convenience, Bethel Woods offers specially-designed chairs appropriate for the slope of the lawn, which are available for rental & can be purchased in advance.

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