- When: Wednesday, July 3, 2013, 4:30 p.m.
- Where: West Mountain, Queensbury
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Festival, Community
QUEENSBURY — The annual music festival Summer Jam returns for its 27th year on Wednesday July 3 at its traditional venue, West Mountain ski center, off West Mountain Road.
Thousands of people are expected to attend the annual outdoor festival sponsored by radio stations WCKM and Hits 95.9. The family-oriented event is headlined this year by Tramps Like Us, Bruce Springsteen tribute act that recreates the sound and feel of an evening with The Boss, according to event organizer Pete Cloutier.
Tramps Like Us has received critical acclaim from various media as well as notable people in the music industry.
Opening for Tramps Like Us will be the hot regional party band, Rattail Jimmy. Summer Jam 2013 will also include a large food court and unlimited bounce rides. Fireworks will begin around 10 p.m
Tickets for Summer Jam 2013 are $3 each and are available in advance at the WCKM, 238 Bay Road in Queensbury or at West Mountain beginning at noon July 3. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. It’s suggested concert-goers bring a beach chair or blanket, as seating is on the face of the mountain. No bottles, cans, coolers, backpacks or pets are allowed. Children under age 13 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.