Lake Havasu City, AZ: Stormy conditions couldn’t stop people from enjoying the 9th Annual Lake Havasu Rockabilly Reunion.
Stormy conditions over the weekend couldn’t stop people from enjoying classic vehicles, delicious food, and great live music during the 9th Annual Lake Havasu Rockabilly Reunion held from Friday, February 17th, 2017 to Sunday, February 19th, 2017 at Lake Havasu State Park in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.
People do to view hundreds of classic cars, trucks and motorcycles on displayed as well as the many food and retail vendors and 30 live bands during the largest 1950’s themed car show, music festival and rockabilly event in Arizona despite rain or winds from passing storms from California.
Bands from across California, Arizona, Texas, Colorado and Virginia as well as from as far away as Germany, Finland and Sweden came out to preform at the event, including The Deadbeat Daddies, Honey Drops, Twilight Drifters, The Rockabillys, Sandbox Bullies, Rockin Rebels, Hard Six, Hot Rod Trio, and Cash’d Out.
People also got to enjoy the many delicious food vendors, 1950’s hair salon and barber, and vendor booths selling clothing and pinup-themed accessories, collector pins, feather boas, jewelry and other trinkets as well as the many displayed items during the event, including guitars and art displays, a barber, and shops selling clothing collector pins, feather boas, jewelry and many other 1950’s themed merchandise.
** Video from Photojournalist Alex Vasquez and posted to ZachNews on YouTube: **
Photojournalist Alex Vasquez was at the 9th Annual Lake Havasu Rockabilly Reunion on Saturday, February 18th, 2017 and spoke to Tina Star about the event and what were the weather conditions during the event.
Tina Star says that “It’s all about Rockabilly; greaser, pompadour, victory curls, pin ups – all sorts of cool stuff – hot rods; there’s a huge hot rod show.”
Asked about the weather during the event, Tina Star said, “The weather was not cooperating very well. Last night, we had a dust storm go through so when we were on stage and playing drums, I couldn’t even see the crowd. And today, it’s a little bit stormy, but not too bad for me. So we’re all weathering the weather.”
** More information about Lake Havasu Rockabilly Reunion can be found at the following website address: **
** Pictures and Video from Photojournalist Alex Vasquez: **