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News Release: 1/30/2024

A Century of Harmony: The George Washington Hotel Celebrates 100th Anniversary with Concert Series Featuring Orleans, John Ford Coley, and Firefall

Winchester, VA – January 26, 2024
The historic George Washington Hotel, a landmark that has stood as a testament to time and tradition along with media sponsors iHeart Media and Shenandoah Country Q102 is thrilled to announce a spectacular concert series in celebration of its 100th anniversary. The series will kick off on April 6 with a night of timeless music featuring the legendary band Orleans; John Ford Coley American singer, guitarist, and classically trained pianist will perform on July 13, and on October 19 the multi-genre band Firefall will perform. This concert series promises unforgettable experiences for music enthusiasts and patrons alike.

Event Details:
•              Orleans, April 6; John Ford Coley, July 13; and Firefall, October 19
•              Time: Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and shows start at 7:00 p.m.
•              Venue: The George Washington Hotel, 103 East Piccadilly Street, Winchester, VA

About the Concert: The George Washington Hotel has been an iconic fixture in the heart of Winchester for a century, and what better way to celebrate this milestone than evenings of music that transcend time and bring people together. Orleans is known for their chart-topping hits such as "Dance With Me" and "Still the One"; John Ford Coley has created many memorable hits such as: “Love Is The Answer”, “Gone Too Far”, and “I’d Really Love To See You Tonight”; and Firefall is famous for their classics like "You Are the Woman" and "Just Remember I Love You." These legendary bands promise nights filled with nostalgia, energy, and the magic of live music.
Ticket Information: Tickets for these exclusive concerts are available for purchase now at Early booking is encouraged, as these events are expected to draw music enthusiasts from across the region.
About The George Washington Hotel: Experience a fusion of bygone elegance and modern comforts at The George Washington, a distinguished Wyndham Grand Hotel. Nestled on the northern fringes of the picturesque Shenandoah Valley, our grand Georgian Revival hotel is conveniently located just 70 miles from the heart of Washington, DC, and mere footsteps away from an array of charming shops and delectable restaurants. At every corner, you'll encounter revitalizing moments, commencing with our indoor pool, artfully designed in the likeness of a Roman bathhouse. Savor the bold flavors and freshly made dough drawing from the artisan heritage of the original Pizzeria Uno in Chicago, IL at our very own Uno Pizzeria & Grill, immerse yourself in the smooth melodies of live entertainment at The Half Note Lounge, surrender to a restorative pampering session at Saumaj Health Spa, or enjoy a unique shopping experience at the Christian Caine Design Studio. Our 90 sumptuous guest rooms and suites await with a host of other upscale amenities, ensuring your stay is cloaked in ultimate comfort.
For press inquiries, please contact: Suzi Smith, 540-678-4700.
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