The Cult to Headline Saturday’s Concert!

Legendary rock band The Cult will headline the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach’s Rock-N-Roar Concert on Saturday night, April 14.

Free to race ticket holders, the show will begin at 6 p.m. after the close of daytime racing activities.

The Cult have recorded 10 albums comprising many hit songs including “She Sells Sanctuary,” “Wild Flower” and “Fire Woman,” and their latest album, “Hidden City,” was released in 2016. The band’s current lineup includes Ian Astbury (vocals) and Billy Duffy (lead guitar), as well as Grant Fitzpatrick (bass guitar), Damon Fox (keyboards) and John Tempesta (drums).

“We are looking forward to playing for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach fans,” said Duffy, “performing at this historic street race is a real honor for The Cult.”

The show will take place on the plaza in front of the Long Beach Performing Arts Center adjacent to the Long Beach Convention Center and is free to Saturday race ticket holders. Space at the plaza is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Taking place April 13-15 and featuring a wide variety of on- and off-track activities for the entire family, the Grand Prix weekend’s on-track action will be headlined by the Verizon IndyCar Series and also include the BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix, featuring the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Motegi Racing Super Drift Challenge, SPEED Energy Stadium Super Trucks, Pirelli World Challenge and the inaugural Historic Trans Am race.

Ticket prices for Saturday’s racing events and concert start at $65 for a General Admission ticket.  Three-day tickets, pre-paid parking packages, handicapped seating, Verizon IndyCar Series Paddock access passes, Super Photo tickets and an array of VIP Club packages are also available.