Gowanda Hollywood Theater is proud to announce the 16th annual Gowanda Hollywood Happening, May 30 through June 1, 2014.
“This year’s show is expected to be the best yet,” said Dr. Dana Anderson, M.D., chairman of the Hollywood Happening committee. “We are featuring an incredible lineup of live music, entertainment, vendors, giveaways and more.”
One staple of the Hollywood Happening, year after year, is the motorcycle giveaway of a 2014 Harley-Davidson Super Glide Custom from Gowanda Harley-Davidson. The motorcycle is given away Sunday with a guaranteed winner. Tickets can be purchased at the event.
The event kicks off Friday at 4 p.m. with a hometown showcase music series, followed by Western New York’s Largest Bike Parade leaving Gowanda Harley-Davidson at 6:30 p.m.
New family-friendly events this year is the Eastern Action Sports team, entertaining everyone with a BMX stunt bike show, and The Magical John Show, great entertainment for everyone.
This event features dozens of vendors, food options and giveaways, including free motorcycle tires daily from Dunlop. A newly expanded Certo Brothers Beer Garden will be open for this year’s music series.
New this year, Kix Country (96.5 FM and 100.3FM) and Willow Creek Winery will be giving away more than 50 bottles of wine all weekend long, as well as motorcycle tires, event prizes and more. Tickets for a chance to win are $5 each.
The 2014 Wolf’s Run main act is Wanted, The Bon Jovi Tribute Band, in addition to a variety of performers.
All bands are free to watch, all weekend long. Family seating is available. Must be 21 or over to be inside the beer garden. Security will be on hand and ID is required to enter the beer garden.
The Hollywood Happening will once again feature the AMVET’s Hollywood Theater Charity Run, the Ms. Hollywood Happening Contest (on Facebook), a Ride-In Bike Show, the Wicked Glen tattoo contest and more.
“We literally shut down Main Street so you can check out thousands of bikes, visit our shops, many whom are featuring extended store hours and sales, enjoy the shows, take as tour of the theater, and see all that Gowanda and the Happening has to offer,” said Mark Burr, president of the Historic Gowanda Hollywood Theater board.
Camping is available, and a complete lineup of the 16th annual Hollywood Happening is online at www.GowandaHollywoodHappening.com