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    The Devon Lakeshore Amphitheater in Decatur, Illinois, has announced the headliner act Kool & The Gang will perform on Saturday, May 22. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 12 at 10:00 A.M. at, or by calling the Decatur Park District Administration office at (217) 422-5911.

     Due to COVID-19 restrictions, only three people at a time will be allowed in the lobby of the administration building for in-person sales at 620 East Riverside Ave. IDPH, CDC and Macon County COVID-19 guidelines may affect show details. If the event is postponed/rescheduled related to COVID-19, tickets purchased for the original show date will be honored for the new date. Refund options may be available.

     Ticket Pricing is: Reserved Pit Seating – $75.00 (plus taxes & fees) Handicapped/ADA Seating and ADA Companion Seating- $60 (plus taxes & fees) Reserved Seating – $60 (plus taxes & fees) General Admission Terrace – $45 (plus taxes & fees) General Admission Lawn – $30 (plus taxes & fees) Reserved Parking – $5 (plus fees) This show is included for all 2021 season ticket holders. Watch for an announcement soon on purchasing your 2021 season lawn tickets!

Kool & The Gang, officially launched in 1969, after performing for five years under various band titles, has influenced the music of three generations and, at the age of 49, the band has become true recording industry legends. Thanks to iconic songs like Celebration, Cherish, Jungle Boogie, Summer Madness and Open Sesame, they’ve earned two Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards, 25 Top Ten R&B hits, 9 Top Ten Pop hits and 31 gold and platinum albums. Kool & The Gang continues to delight fans around the globe with their timeless hits and amazing live performances.

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### The Devon G. Buffett Amphitheater is operated by the Decatur Park District and sits along the shores of Lake Decatur as part of Lakeshore Lading in Historic Nelson Park located in Decatur, Illinois. It is a destination for live, outdoor entertainment during the summer months. With a capacity of 3,200, the venue offers a wide range of entertainment including music of many genres, comedians and community movie nights.

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