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The Mooncats to return to Cottage Event Center

Posted: Friday, September 27, 2019

One of the most popular musical acts to ever play Roanoke’s Cottage Event Center returns on Friday, October 18, as The Mooncats bring their high energy brand of Oldies Rock ’n Roll to the venue’s stage. The event, which begins at 7:30 p.m., will raise funds for the Roanoke Police Department.

The Mooncats is made up of Mark Most, lead vocalist; Michael Miller, lead guitar and vocals; Matt Butler, bass and vocals and Scott Herzog, drums. Most and Butler previously were in the band Surrender Dorothy which opened for such prominent entertainers as Mitch Ryder, Lou Christie, Gary Lewis & The Playboys and Paul Revere & The Raiders, front man Mark Lindsey. The band plays hits made famous by acts such as Elvis, Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, The Beatles, Johnny Cash, Bill Haley & the Comets, The Beach Boys and many more.

Tickets are $12 and may be purchased at John’s Meat Market in Roanoke, online at cottageeventcenter.com, or by calling (260) 483-3508. Food will be available for purchase provided by Walnut Hill Catering; a cash bar will also be available.

The next scheduled shows at the event center are a Holiday Concert by Vegas style trio The Brat Pack on December 6 to benefit Toys for Tots. A New Year’s Eve “Beach Party,” featuring tropical duo Island Vibe, will benefit Oak Hill Farm.

Shown in the photo from left to right are Matt Butler, bass; Michael Miller, lead guitar; Mark Most, lead vocals and Scott Herzog, drums.