Peabody Opera's Musical Buddy

Peabody Opera House's Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story

Saturday, February 10th

You’re invited to the Peabody Opera House for the ‘World’s Most Successful Rock ‘n’ Roll Musical’, Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story. Buddy tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career, and features the following classic songs and more:

  • The Big Bopper's Chantilly Lace
  • Not Fade Away
  • Oh Boy
  • Ritchie Valens' La Bamba
  • That'll Be The Day

This show is just Peggy Sue-perb! All seats will be on the orchestra level.

Before the show, we will enjoy lunch at Landry’s Seafood House. There will be several options on the menu including seafood and chicken.

  • Event Time: 10:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Fee: $90 per person - Fee includes motorcoach, 1 ticket, and lunch at Landry’s Seafood House


Reservation deadline is Wednesday, January 17th. This is wait list only. To reserve a seat on the trip, please call the Parks Department at 618-692-7538. Make checks payable to Edwardsville Parks Department:
118 Hillsboro Avenue
Edwardsville, IL 62025

Please write "ESCAPE" on the envelope. No refunds will be issued after the registration deadline.

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