Country music superstars Sawyer Brown will be performing in Alton July 19.  The band and the city confirmed the date at the Alton Amphitheater on Wednesday.  Sawyer Brown is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, having first come to prominence in 1983 on the talent show Star Search, hosted by Ed McMahon.

This will be one a number of dates on the Amphitheater schedule featuring artists that have a bounty of name recognition, according to Alton Regional Convention and Visitor's Bureau President Brett Stawar.

Stawar comments

Local band Borderline will open the show.  Gates open at 7pm with music starting at 8:00. It will be an all ages show.  We have a link posted below to order your tickets.

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