Seminole Casino Hotel Immokalee presents Gin Blossoms live in concert on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 8 p.m. Tickets are just $5 with all proceeds benefiting the Guadalupe Center, which provides educational programs for more than 1,300 children in Immokalee from infancy through high school and has a 100 percent college acceptance rate. Advance tickets are available now on moreinparadise.com and at Seminole Casino Hotel on the day of the concert. Gates open at 6 p.m. for this outdoor concert which will feature open seating so attendees should bring their own chairs; no pets or coolers will be allowed.
In the late 1980s, Gin Blossoms started to grow a huge following as the number one local music draw in Phoenix, Ariz. The band’s fusion of Pop, Melodic Rock, Folk and Country elements took the airwaves by siege, making the band a 1990s mainstay. From their breakout album through today, Gin Blossoms have sold more than 10 million records and are one of the most in demand 1990s live artists who began at the end of the grunge era and in 2017, the band went back in the studio to record a new album.
Gin Blossoms’ hits include “Hey Jealousy,” “Allison Road,” “Until I Fall Away,” “Mrs. Rita,” and “Found Out About You,” “’Til I Hear It From You,” “Follow You Down,” “As Long As It Matters,” “Learning The Hard Way,” “Long Time Gone,” and “Miss Disarray.”
This benefit concert is sponsored by Florida Weekly and 95.3 OLZ.