Throwback Music Fest debuts, promises musical trip back in time

Sixteen Candles, which pays tribute to the songs of the 1980s, will headline the Throwback Music Fest Sept. 9. (16 Candles Band / Facebook / via DNAinfo)

Sixteen Candles, which pays tribute to the songs of the 1980s, will headline the Throwback Music Fest Sept. 9. (16 Candles Band / Facebook / via DNAinfo)

GLADSTONE PARK — The lineup for the first Throwback Music Fest — set for Sept. 9-11 in Gladstone Park — promises a trip back to the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, organizers said.

Hosted by the Gladstone Park Chamber of Commerce and the Gladstone Park Neighborhood Association, each day of the festival will harken back to a different bygone era of music.

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The festival will take place on Milwaukee Avenue from Elston Avenue to Peterson Avenue, organizers said.

The festival will take place from 4-10:30 p.m. Sept. 9, 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept. 11. Admission is $5, a portion of which will benefit the chamber’s scholarship program.

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