DETROIT -

Calling all Parrotheads!

Jimmy Buffett is set to play at Detroit's Comerica Park on July 28 ... and he's bringing a beach party with him.

Olympia Entertainment on Friday announced the Detroit Tigers ballpark would host the largest single-night Buffett concert in Michigan history.

Buffet Beach party

Jimmy Buffett fans are invited to soak in the full Margaritaville tailgating experience, starting Saturday at 8 a.m., with a FREE downtown beach party for all to enjoy. “Buffett’s Beach Party”, located on the grounds surrounding Comerica Park, will feature a LandShark Lounge, margarita tasting, hula hooping, a variety of midway games, live entertainment and much, much more.

“In our commitment to providing quality entertainment, we’re elated to host Jimmy Buffett in what’s sure to be the must-see summer concert of the year,” said Tom Wilson, president and chief executive officer of Olympia Entertainment. “From the free ‘Beach Party’ to the time Buffett takes the stage, there’s something for everyone in what promises to be an unforgettable event."
This concert marks Buffett’s first ever show in Detroit’s city limits.

Tickets information

Tickets go on sale at Tickets.com on Saturday, May 12, at 10 a.m. and can also be purchased at the Comerica Park Box Office. To charge tickets by phone, call 866-66-TIGER. For additional information, call Olympia Entertainment at 313-471-6611.