For Monkees Fans, this is 49 years in the making! Be apart of history as Mike Nesmith joins Micky Dolenz for his FIRST ever Monkee Convention being held at the Hilton Meadowlands in NJ March 14, 15 and 16th of 2014.
Promoters Phyllis Paganucci and Jodi Blau Ritzen of Then and Now Events have announced that not only will Mike Nesmith be joining Micky Dolenz at the convention, he will also be performing his new show Movies of the Minds Saturday March 15 at 9pm for a lucky 1000 people.
This magical weekend will include performances from Micky Dolenz , Coco Dolenz, Christian Nesmith and Circe Link, Jonathan Nesmith, Jessica Nesmith. Actress Ami Dolenz will be signing copies of her new childrens book and answering a Q and A along with her sisters artist and photographer Emily Dolenz and Micky's youngest daughter actress and business partner in Dolenz & Daughters Fine Furniture Georgia Dolenz. With all of their families in attendance, The Monkees will also be presented with their awards of induction into the American Pop Music Hall of Fame as voted on by the fans late last year. No Monkees celebration would be complete without a tribute to the late and great Davy Jones as well. Other guests of the convention who will be greeting fans and signing autographs will be Butch Patrick, Donna Loren, Billy J. Kramer, Valerie Venet, Henry Diltz, Gary Stroble, Gary DeCarlo, Geri Reischel, May Pang, Larry Storch, Artist Shannon, David and Jennifer Alexander, The Monkeemobile and more.
Along with incredible performances from Buddy Blanc, The Characters, The Frodis Capers, The Monkeephiles, The 1910 Fruit Gum Co, you can look forward to singing late into the night with fan favorites of last year The Blue Meanies. Sunday we are excited to present Britton Payne's off broadway show Here We Come~A Monkee Parody. This show has gotten rave reviews from all
There will be surprise performances as well with a line up of legends like this.
There will be meet and greets opportunities with all of our guests.
A Monkees Memorabilia Market Place will be open as well.
For tickets to the convention and for the tickets to the Movies of the Mind Show starring Mike Nesmith and hotel information please visit www.monkeesconvention2014.com and for updates you can check out the facebook page Monkees Convention.
Note As of now Monkee Peter Tork has a conflicting schedule and is not set to appear.