BYRON (WIFR) -- The headlining at bands at this years ByronFest are fun groups that are guaranteed to get people off their feet and moving the whole weekend! Both stages will have fun and entertaining bands both nights of the festival.
On Friday July 8 the Festival Stage will feature Mike and Joe from 9:00 p.m. to Midnight. Mike and Joe are infamous for their great covers of alternative, contemporary and classic rock songs with a powerful sound that everyone will enjoy jamming to. The Carnival Stage will be featuring 7th Heaven from 9:00 p.m. to Midnight on Friday July 8. Dead on renditions of Def leppard, The Beatles, Bon Jovi, and Journey is what 7th Heaven specializes in. If you are looking to be literally dancing in the streets then you will want to watch 7th Heaven Friday night.
On Saturday July 9 the Festival Stage will be featuring the Penny Mae Dixon Band from 9:00 p.m. to Midnight. ByronFest has brought back this fun country band due to popular demand. High-energy country music will keep the whole crowd rocking along with the band all night. Saturday night on the Carnival Stage will be featuring Your Villain My Hero. This group’s mix of pop, club, and dance music creates a fun show that will get everyone in the crowd pumped up. The set list includes hits from Lady Gaga, Black Eyes Peas, and even some original songs from the band.
ByronFest is July 8, 9 and 10 in downtown Byron, IL and is a weekend of fun for the whole family. Advance Buttons are on sale starting June 8. Buttons are $6 in advance and $8 at the gate. For more information about ByronFest call the Byron Chamber of Commerce office at 815-234-5500 or visit ByronFest on the web at www.byronfest.org.