ORLANDO, Fla. —Country music star Scotty McCreery and Dennis DeYoung, a founding member of Styx, are the latest musical acts announced for SeaWorld’s Bands, Brew & BBQ Festival.

McCreery, an “American Idol” winner whose hit songs include “I Love You This Big” and “The Trouble With Girls” will perform on Feb. 20.

DeYoung, who wrote and sang lead vocals on Styx’s “Mr. Roboto,” Babe” and “Come Sail Away,” will perform on Feb. 21.

The concerts at Bayside Stadium begin at 4 p.m. and are included with admission to SeaWorld.  Reserved seating for the concerts is also available.

Smash Mouth and Knight will kick off SeaWorld Orlando’s annual Bands, Brew & BBQ festival this weekend.

Smash Mouth, known for the 1990s hits “Walkin’ on the Sun” and “All Star,” will perform on Saturday. Knight, best known for her work with The Pips and the 1973 hit, “Midnight Train to Georgia,” will perform on Sunday.

Bands, Brew & BBQ continues on Saturdays and Sundays through March 6. SeaWorld has not announced the remaining acts for the festival.

Event activities, including beer and barbecue sampling, begin at noon. The festival also features a second stage to showcase local bands, a DJ and motorcycle display.

What: Bands, Brew & BBQ festival
Where: SeaWorld Orlando
When: Weekends through March 6
How much: Included with SeaWorld admission

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