Savannah Center is flashback central for classic rockers

Turn the lights down low, turn the lava lamp on, and tune in to your 1960s and ’70s adolescence at the hippest place in The Villages…Savannah Center?

In the coming months, the venerable recreation center will become hippie heaven for classic rock and pop lovers. Brace yourself for these musical flashbacks:

  • The 5th Dimension, Aug. 21.
  • Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels, Sept. 25.
  • Spencer Davis Group, Oct. 4.
  • The Orchestra, featuring members of Electric Light Orchestra, Jan. 11.
  • Badfinger, Jan. 26.
  • Blood, Sweat & Tears, featuring Bo Bice, Feb. 23.
  • Gary Puckett & the Union Gap, Feb. 26.
  • The Guess Who, March 12.

All acts will perform two shows, at 5 and 8pm. For ticket information, call 352.750.5411, visit or go to the box office from 8:30am-3pm Monday-Friday at Savannah Center, 1545 Buena Vista Blvd.