Mayor Chris Beutler today announced that The Wheezetones, a popular local classic rock and roll band, will perform at Uncle Sam Jam 2014, the City's official Independence Day celebration. The event will be held Thursday, July 3 at Oak Lake Park, 1st and Charleston streets. The Zambelli Fireworks display is set to go off at 10 p.m., and will be choreographed to a recorded musical soundtrack.
The Wheezetones will take the stage at 6:15 p.m. on the night of July 3. More information on the band is available at wheezetones.com.
Sponsors for the event are Pepsi-Cola of Lincoln, NRG Media/Broadcast House and the Lincoln Journal Star. More information on the celebration will be announced in June.