I hope everyone enjoyed the Ryan Joseph, and Jayne Curry shows. Both were high energy shows with fabulous entertainers.
We had a very successful lottery season ticket sale on 2/16/22 for our 2023 season. There are still seats available, so if you are interested in purchasing tickets, please give us a call at 239-543-7129 2023
Season tickets shows are
January 14, 2023 - The VanDells
February 11, 2023 -MaryEllen Hooper and Sid Davis
February 25, 2023 -The Edwards’ Twins
March is bringing in the end to our season. We will have our St. Patrick’s Day dance on March 19th. The caterers we used in the past are no longer in business, so we will be having a dance only. Music will be provided by Tammy Truitt. The cost is $10 per person. Tickets may be purchased at Saturday coffee.
The Entertainment Committee decided not to hold their annual pool party this season. We felt with the addition of our Pine Lakes neighbors it would not be fair to use the deck space that would be needed to play the games.
The committee is already looking at entertainment for the 2024 season. We will keep you informed as we are able to book the acts.
Keep checking the www.lakefairwayshoa.com website for updates on our bookings.
We appreciate everyone’s support this year. We look forward to having a full season of events next year.
Our first event will be our Halloween dance on October 30th. There will be no dinner this year. Music will be provided by Tami Truitt, and beverages will be provided. Prizes will be given for the best costumes. The cost is $10 per person. Tickets will sold Wednesday, October 13th for Lake Fairways residents only in our clubhouse starting at 4 o’clock for one hour. Ticket sales will be opened up to outsiders at Saturday coffee starting on October 16th until October 30th.
Our November 13th show will be the DownHome Darlings. They are two young ladies that provide upbeat music. The price will be $20 per person including beverages. Ticket sales for Lake Fairways residents only will be on Wednesday, October 20th at 4 o’clock for one hour in our clubhouse. We will open the ticket sales up to outsiders at Saturday coffee on October 23, October 30 and November 6th.
For those who are new to the area, the Entertainment Committee sells all their events tickets three weeks prior to the event. We have a sale on Wednesday for Lake Fairways residents only, prior to opening up to the public. We ask that you place your money in an envelope with your name and phone number. If you would be purchasing a table, please list all people at your table and the phone number of the person purchasing the tickets.
For additional information regarding your Entertainment Committee and events, please check out the Entertainment Committee page on the lakefairwayshoa.com website.
John is one of the best with over 80 TV appearances and many years on the road opening for Crosby, Stills, and Nash. Here is a link to John at the Magic Castle in Hollywood.
December is the start of the busy season for the Entertainment Committee.
On Wednesday December 8th at 5:00pm the committee will hold a ticket lottery for the season tickets that were returned due to covid. The first ticket will be drawn from the drum at 5:30. We have 44 tickets available. The tickets are $50 per person. In a number10 envelope, please place your money along with the names of who are buying the tickets plus a phone We are limiting you to, 2 names per envelope. One of the purchaser must be present for the drawing. No duplicate names. It is a cash sale, no checks. All envelopes must be in drum prior to the first draw. No envelopes will be added to the drum once the draw has started.
Our December concert with the Entertainment Review is on Saturday, December 11th. They are a group of talented young ladies that will put on a great Christmas show. The tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at Saturday coffee. We have invited several of the Special Olympians has our guest for this concert. So please join us and show them your support.
We will end the month with the New Years Eve dance. Tickets are $15 per person. Music will be provided by Heart 2 Heart. We will provide the usual beverages , party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight. Tickets will go on sale to Lake Fairways residents 4:00 - 5:00pm on December 8th prior to the lottery sale. Tickets may also be purchased at Saturday coffee.
Ryan Joseph, a world-class fiddle player, multi-instrumentalist, and singer/songwriter has been performing since he was 2 1/2 years old. Born in a small town outside of Pittsburgh, PA, he began playing violin with his Grandfather (who was also a fiddler) and his family’s polka band.
Ryan was featured in this band and was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2004. Ryan appeared on Live with Regis and Kathie Lee when he was just 11 years old- singing and playing several instruments including fiddle, saxophone, guitar, bass, and piano. After losing his Dad unexpectedly in 2006, Ryan decided to take time to pursue his musical passion and moved to Nashville in 2007 to chase his dream.
Ryan currently tours with country music legend, Alan Jackson, playing fiddle, mandolin, and singing harmony vocals. He has also performed, toured, or recorded with artists such as Billy Ray Cyrus, Jimmy Buffett, Laura Bell Bundy, Jimmy Fortune, Craig Morgan, Jamie O’Neal, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Bonnie Raitt, Lee Ann Womack, Zac Brown, Dierks Bentley, Chris Cagle, Kacey Musgraves, Brad Paisley, Kellie Pickler, Marty Stuart, and Carrie Underwood.
Ryan has toured all over the world including the United States, Europe, Australia, South America, and on the Caribbean and Alaskan cruises. Performance credits include the CMA Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards, ACM Honors, Good Morning America, The Today Show, the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, the Late Show with David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The View, Live with Kelly and Michael, Fox and Friends, Army Wives, ABC’s Nashville, and many times on the Grand ‘Ole Opry.
Jayne is without doubt one of the UK’s most in demand female entertainers.
Her warm inimitable stage presence and humorous observations on life, combined with show stopping vocals and hits from some of the worlds greatest divas, ensure her show delivers the ‘feel good’ factor after every performance.
Currently Jayne is proud to be appearing regularly onboard the worlds finest cruise lines, combining her love of performing with her passion for travel. Working with a live orchestra in a theatre venue to an audience who want to be entertained is a dream come true for her, as is working alongside some of the best loved names in show business.
Several venues in the UAE including 7* Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi Golf Club and ‘The British Club’ in Abu Dhabi and ‘Arabian Ranches’ in Dubai.
Hotel chains including Hilton, Savoy, Ramada, De Vere, Thomson, First Choice amongst others.
She appears regularly for the Rotary Club, and at well known venues throughout the UK such as the Tower Ballroom, Blackpool Tower.
Jayne has also appeared in several pantomimes, as “Lorraine” in 70’s musical ‘Boogie Nights and on a national UK theatre tour with one of the country’s premier soul and Motown shows.
Jayne has produced session vocal work for many of the UK’s theatre producers, for ITV and BBC and for dance record labels “All Around the World” and “Ministry of Sound”
Jayne also enjoys consultancy work and has produced workshops and training seminars for several Clients including Bourne Leisure and Peel Entertainment
She also co-owns “One Night Only” (www.ukliveband.com) a 8-10 piece high end corporate and function band and is proud to work alongside extremely high calibre musicians performing for events and functions worldwide.
We hope everyone enjoyed January’s show. We all needed a good laugh.
February will be a busy month. Remember, the season tickets you have are from 2021. You will honor the BLUE ticket for Saturday the 12th. The entertainer for that evening will be the Ryan Joseph Band featuring singer Danika Portz. Ryan is currently touring with Alan Jackson. Should be an exciting evening here at Lake Fairways.
On Saturday February 28th will be the return engagement of Jayne Curry. She will be high energy with a backup band. We will honor the white ticket from 2021 season for this show on February 28th.
Don’t forget, Wednesday February 16th will be the sale of our lottery tickets for the 2023 season. Please see the separate article for complete details on the ticket sale.
We will continue to disinfect all tables and chairs with Microban.
We have discontinued the use of ice buckets on the individual tables but ice will be available at the beverage center.
Just a reminder that our 50-50 charity for the season is Lee County Special Olympics.
We do have some tickets available for these two upcoming shows. If you are interested in purchasing any feel free to give us a call 239-543-7129
I hope everyone enjoyed the Ryan Joseph Band with Daniki Portz. It certainly was a high energy show.
We have another great show on February 26th with a return performance of Jayne Curry. It will be another high energy show. We still a few tickets available, so give us a call.
Our season ticket sale went well. We still have seats available. If you are interested in purchase 2023 season tickets, you can call 239-543-7129. $50.00 person for the season package of 3 shows.
March is bringing in the end to our season. We will have our St. Patrick’s Day dance on March 19th. The caterers we used in the past are no longer in business, so we will be having a dance only. Music will be provided by Tammy Truitt. The cost is $10 per person. The ticket sale will be Wednesday, March 2nd. at 4:30 -5:30 in the clubhouse for Lake Fairways residents. After that date tickets may be purchased at Saturday coffee.
The Entertainment Committee decided not to hold their annual pool party this season. We felt with the Covid and the addition of our Pine Lakes neighbors it would not be fair to use the deck space that would be needed to play the games.
The committee is already looking at entertainment for the 2024 season. We have contacted Ryan Joseph Band for a return showing in 2024. We will keep you informed as we are able to book the acts. Keep checking the lakefairwayshoa.com website for updates on our bookings. We appreciate everyone support this year. We look forward to having a full season of events next year.
Your entertainment committee is excited to announce that we are able to present to Kara and Mickey Misso our donation of $3365.00
to this season charity, Special Olympics of Southwest Florida.
This was made possible by the generosity of those who supported our events this season.
It’s hard to believe that the entertainment season is coming to an end.
The contracts are complete for the 2022-2023 season. We have booked Jimmy Travis for our November show. Jimmy is a guitar playing singer/ comedian who changes the words to known songs to create a new meaning.
December, we have booked the Atlantic City Boys for our Christmas show. They will sing many of the Christmas favorites with a Jersey flair.
Check out the videos below of our booked entertainers for the 2022- 2023 season.
There are still some season tickets available for next year.
Call 239-543-7129 for details.
Thanks again for your support.
For those residents who will be traveling back up north, have a safe trip home and we will see you in the fall.
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