Find fun things to doin the West Palm Beach, FL area
Posted: 12:00 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer
Meet The Acts:
2 p.m. Gretchen Bonaduce and Ankh is an ’80s party cover band, led by Gretchen Bonaduce, former wife of “The Patridge Family”’s Danny Bonaduce.
3:10 p.m. Animotion, also originally from L.A., are best known for their hit “Obsession,” sung by original (and current) lead singers Astrid Plane and Bill Wadhams. They had a second hit, “Room To Move” with completely different leads, including “Dirty Dancing” co-star Cynthia Rhodes.
4:15 p.m. Bow Wow Wow, originally created by pop culture mastermind Malcolm McLaren, is led by singer Annabella Lwin, and had a big hit with a remake of “I Want Candy.”
5:15 p.m. Naked Eyes is a British group known best for hits like “Always Something There To Remind Me” and “Promises, Promises.” Originally a duo featuring Pete Byrne and Rob Fisher, it’s now just Byrne as a solo act.
6:15 p.m. When In Rome UK is best known for the hit “The Promise.”
7:15 p.m. Martha Davis and The Motels are an American New Wave band from L.A. best known for their hits “Only The Lonely” and “Suddenly, Last Summer,” as well as lead singer Davis’ sultry delivery.
8:30 p.m. Flock of Seagulls are a British band known for their hits like “I Ran,” “Space Age Love Song,” lead singer Michael Score’s spiky choppy hair cut, and some fun DIY-looking videos.
The 25th annual Safe Harbor Celebrity Dog Wash
When: noon to 10 p.m. Saturday
Where: Carlin Park, 400 S. A1A, Jupiter
Tickets: $25 today, $30 at the gate. VIP tickets are $100 and include VIP seating, an open bar and buffet and a meet-and-greet with the celebrities. Kids 12 and younger are free. $10 donation to have a dog washed.
Info: 561-747-5311; www.safeharborcelebritydogwash.com