In The Vineyards Under The Stars Concert Series Is Back

Ghost in the Machine, a Police tribute band, will be live in concert Friday, May 17, at Mt. Palomar Winery. Courtesy photo

TEMECULA – Heyday Productions continues its tradition of presenting stellar musicians and cover bands to play yesterday’s hits from legendary bands in picturesque winery settings. Special ticket prices are available for a short time only offering 2-for-1 deals at select performances. All tickets can be purchased online at

Generation Idol, a Billy Idol tribute, will perform Friday, May 10, at Bel Vino Winery, 33515 Rancho California in Temecula Valley Wine Country. They will be playing all the classics: “White Wedding,” “Rebel Yell,” “Eyes Without A Face,” “Mony Mony,” “Ready Steady Go!” “Dancing With Myself” and many more top hits. Generation Idol performs classic music spanning almost four decades, capturing the spirit of Billy Idol with such mega-hits as “Mony Mony,” “Dancing With Myself,” “White Wedding,” “Rebel Yell,” “Cradle Of Love,” “Hot In The City” and “Eyes Without A Face.”

Ghost in the Machine, a tribute to The Police, will be live in concert Friday, May 17, at Mount Palomar Winery, 33820 Rancho California Road, Temecula Valley Wine Country. The members of Ghost In The Machine have been playing together for eight years. They perform all the popular Police hits like “Roxanne,” “Don’t Stand So Close To Me,” “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic,” “Every Breath You Take” and “Message in a Bottle.” Ghost In The Machine has performed all over Southern California and Arizona, including the Starlight Bowl, House of Blues, the 4th and B Arena in San Diego and various venues in Arizona.

The cover band lineup continues in June with The Bruno Mars Experience – Earth to Mars. They will perform Friday, June 14, at Bel Vino Winery. Their top-tier frontman faithfully takes on the persona of Bruno Mars in every way. The band is stacked with world-class, professional musicians from Los Angeles delivering a captivating show to please the biggest Bruno Mars fans. The audience can expect to hear hits like “Uptown Funk,” “That’s What I like,” “Just The Way You Are,” “Locked out of Heaven,” “When I Was Your Man,” “Nothin’ On You,” “Finesse,” “It Will Rain” and “Grenade.”

Desperado, Eagles tribute band is queued to play Friday, June 21, at Longshadow Ranch Winery, 39847 Calle Contento, Temecula Valley Wine Country. With five lead vocalists and instrumentalists, this group includes members who have performed with Eagles Don Felder, J.D. Souther, and Chris Farmer. Desperado will be singing Billboard No. 1 songs, “Heartache Tonight,” “Hotel California,” “New Kid in Town,” “One of These Nights” and “Best of My Love.”

Heyday’s Hella 90’s FEST! is a tribute to 90s greatest rock bands with cover bands Green Today, Faux Fighters, Infinite Sadness performing Friday, July 26, at Mount Palomar Winery.

These bands will be playing hits from Green Day, Foo Fighters, Smashing Pumpkins and more bands will be added to the lineup soon. Some of 90s Fest playlist include “Longview,” “When I Come Around,” “Learn To Fly,” “Big Me,” “1979” and “Bullet With Butterfly Wings,” as well as many other favorites.

Sundresses and Cowboy Boots Country Music Fest Heyday’s popular country music event will be Friday, Aug/ 2 at Longshadow Ranch Winery. There will be line dancing, country fashion, roping, mechanical bull rides and great music by some of the most popular local bands. Save the date and look for more information coming soon at

A Journey tribute by the popular cover band Escape will be Friday, Aug. 16, at Mount Palomar Winery. Escape is the longest-running Journey tribute band around, headlining venues all across North America since 1996. They are one of the tightest bands with the ability to play and sing every note with all the subtle nuances of the original performances. With a repertoire spanning three decades, Escape fully explores the musical evolution of Steve Perry-led Journey, from 70s departures like “Lights” and “Lovin,’ Touchin,’ Squeezin’,” through the 80s musical frontiers like “Don’t Stop Believin’” and “Who’s Cryin’ Now” to songs from Journey’s Trial By Fire reunion in the 90s.

Stairway to Zeppelin will perform the music of Led Zeppelin Friday, Aug. 30, at Bel Vino Winery. The band consists of four seasoned musicians reincarnating the music of this legendary band. They are all about the music and the show experience. Each band member has had a successful music careers and performed with legendary musicians, now they are on tour together performing some of the greatest rock music of all time like “Over the Hills” and “Far Away,” “Kashmir,” “Heartbreaker” and of course, “Stairway to Heaven.”

Erotic City will play Friday, Sept. 13. This tribute is Prince with a funky twist. For the last 20 years, Julian Stefoni has shown his talents playing guitar, keyboards, singing and dancing/performing, while being backed by some funky musicians. Erotic City delivers a high-energy show that features classic Prince songs from his ultimate collection. With a complete live stage show, when its time to party like its 1999, Erotic City doesn’t hold back with the high heels, the lace pants, the ‘infamous’ purple coat and all of the sexiness in a Prince show, “Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life.”

These performances are part of the of the Heyday “In the Vineyards Under the Stars” Concert Series. They are from 6-10 p.m. For a limited time, general admission tickets are 2-for-1 pricing, regularly $28 per person. VIP tables of eight are also available for front stage reserved seating. Otherwise chairs and carpooling are encouraged. Food is available until approximately 7:30 p.m. A complete list of entertainment and to purchase tickets, visit http://, or for questions call or text (760) 716-6295.

Submitted by Heyday Productions.