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January 6, 2016

A very warm and Happy New Year!  First, we want to say thank you...2015 was one of the coolest years ever. We traveled over 185,000 miles, made countless new friends, performed everywhere, and loved every minute of it.  We are truly blessed.

Tonight, was our first gig of 2016 at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City, Utah and the best part? We're here for 4 more nights! Our 2016 dates will be updated soon, but a few highlights include another trip to the Disney World Garden Rocks Festival, the Lytham Festival in the U.K., and headlining a 6 week tour through France in Sep-Oct.

Backstage at the Egyptian Theatre - Park City, Utah:
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Village People backstage at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City, Utah. January 6, 2016.

October 3, 2015

...from Finland to New Jersey.  Hurricane Joaquin is busy churning up rain and winds along the East Coast of the United States, but the weather in Hackensack cooperated, and the party went on as scheduled!  After traveling 170,000 miles, so far, this year, it's so awesome to play in our own backyard--Hackensack, NJ is right across the river from New York.  Thank you, Hackensack...see you again, soon.

Jim's selfie from stage - Hackensack, NJ. 10/3/2015:
Jim's selfie - on stage at the Hackensack Street Festival - October 3, 2015.

Jim's selfie - on stage at the Hackensack Street Festival - October 3, 2015.

September 23, 2015

Fun being in two places at once! Tonight we performed "live" in Finland, but we are also almost live on the E! Channel, performing Y.M.C.A. for the finale of Macy's Presents Fashion's Front Row at 8:00pm tonight (rebroadcast at 11:00am tomorrow, 9/24). What a great night it was taping the Macy's/E! show last week at Madison Square Garden and sharing the stage with Brad Goreski, Giuliana Rancic, Jason Derulo, and so many models that were waaay better dressed than we were!

VILLAGE PEOPLE with Brad Goreski and Giuliana Rancic- New York, NY. 9/17/2015:
On stage at the Theater at Madison Square Garden with Brad Goreski and Giuliana Rancic, as part of the E! Channel's Macy's Presents Fashion's Front Row - Sept. 17, 2015.

On stage at the Theater at Madison Square Garden with Brad Goreski and Giuliana Rancic, as part of the E! Channel's Macy's Presents Fashion's Front Row - Sept. 17, 2015.

September 12, 2015

Last week we had an awesome time catching up and performing with good friends at a private estate on the beach in Long Branch, NJ, tonight we are in Vinton, LA at Delta Downs Casino and in 10 days we will be making our 6th trip to Europe this year for a show in Finland...from the Jersey Shore to Southwest Louisiana to Europe and beyond, as our friend Nile says, "...these are the good times!"

VILLAGE PEOPLE with Thelma Houston and Bonnie Pointer - Long Branch, NJ. 9/6/2015:
With our good friends Thelma Houston and Bonnie Pointer at a private event on the Jersey Shore - Sept. 6, 2015.

With our good friends Thelma Houston and Bonnie Pointer at a private event on the Jersey Shore - Sept. 6, 2015.

September 5, 2015

The first stop after our "official" vacation was Rye Playland (Rye, NY).  Playland is where Mariah Carey shot the music video for Fantasy and was the setting for the end of the film Big, where Zoltar "speaks" to Tom Hanks. It is also where Westchester county executive, Robert Astorino, proclaimed Sept. 5, 2015 to be Village People Day!

VILLAGE PEOPLE backstage at Rye Playland - Rye, NY. 9/5/2015:
September 5, 2015 is proclaimed Village People Day in Westchester County, NY - Backstage at Rye Playland with county executive Robert Astorino.

September 5, 2015 is proclaimed Village People Day in Westchester County, NY - Backstage at Rye Playland with county executive Robert Astorino.

August 9, 2015

After spending the majority of July playing festivals across Europe, we are back in the States! Last night, we brought the party to Sea World in Orlando and next week we make a run through the heartland of the USA with shows in North Carolina, Oklahoma, Indiana, and Iowa. Check the TOUR page for more info.

VILLAGE PEOPLE at Festival Internacional de Música in Cambrils, Spain - August 2, 2015:
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VILLAGE PEOPLE take the stage at Festival Internacional de Música - Cambrils, Spain.

July 24, 2015

What a great night at Benátská! 2015 Festival in Liberec, Czech Republic...here's Eric's selfie of Jim's selfie from the stage. Headed home for a couple days and then back to Europe on Wednesday...see you in Spain next week!

Benátská! 2015 Festival - Liberec, Czech Republic

From the stage in Liberec, Czech Republic.

From the stage in Liberec, Czech Republic.

July 8, 2015

The new website is up just as the summer begins to heat up!!  Summer always means music festivals, and this year the guys will be appearing at festivals around the world, three this month in Europe alone, including: Lahden Yöt 2015 in Finland, Benátská! Festival 2015 in the Czech Republic, and Starlite Marbella 2015 and Festival de Música both in Spain.

Last week VILLAGE PEOPLE appeared with LeAnn Rimes at the ARGRA Canadian Rockies International Rodeo and Music Festival 2015:
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Village People with LeAnn Rimes - Strathmore, Alberta Canada.