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CLEAR LAKE — The 2017 Winter Dance Party — a tribute to rock 'n' roll legends — keeps going Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 2-4, at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake.

Thursday’s lineup includes a Tommy Allsup Tribute featuring Austin Allsup.

Friday evening’s Traditional Sock Hop will feature The Whitesidewalls, Orbison & The Everly Brothers Reimagined, The Del Shannon Show Starring James Popenhagen and the Tailfins.

Saturday's headliner is legendary rock ‘n' roller Johnny Rivers, best known for his hits “Poor Side of Town,” “Baby I Need Your Lovin,’ ” and “Memphis.” The Killer Vees will reunite for a tribute to Bobby Vee, who died Oct. 24, 2016, will follow the annual Three Stars Finale.

Tickets to the Winter Dance Party are $115, good for Thursday through Saturday evenings. The VIP tickets are sold out.

Tickets may be purchased at www.surfballroom.com or by calling the Surf’s box office at 641-357-6151. Box office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

THURSDAY, Feb. 2

SURF BALLROOM MUSEUM HOURS: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; 6:30-close. All-day admission $5 for general public; free for Winter Dance Party ticket holders.

ROCKIN’ N BOPPIN’ RECORD SHOW: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Best Western; free.

DANCE LESSONS: 9:30-11:30 a.m., Surf Ballroom; free for WDP ticket holders; $5 for general public.

“RAVE ON XIII” ART EXHIBIT: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Clear Lake Arts Center. Free and open to public.

SHOWING OF "AMERICAN GRAFFITI": 11 a.m., Lake Theater, 4 N. Fourth St. Free for WDP ticket holders; $5 for general public. 

WINTER SCHOOL DANCE PARTY: 1-3 p.m., EB Stillman Auditorium/Clear Lake Middle School, 1601 Third Ave. N. Enjoy live entertainment by Buddy’s Buddies while raising money to support the Winter Dance Party Scholarships & Awards Program. $5.

FILM PRESENTATION OF “THE REAL BUDDY HOLLY STORY ROCKUMENTARY,” 3 p.m., Clear Lake Arts Center; free, open to the public.

EVENING CONCERT, Surf Ballroom doors open 6:30 p.m. Scheduled to appear: Lloyd Price "Mr. Personality," Jack Scott, Holy Rocka Rollaz, Austin Allsup: Remembering Tommy Allsup. Admission by Winter Dance Party ticket only.

FRIDAY, Feb. 3:

SURF BALLROOM HOURS: 8 a.m.-4 p.m., 6:30-close. All-day admission $5 for general public, free to WDP ticketholders.

ROCKIN’ N BOPPIN’ RECORD SHOW: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Best Western; free.

ROCKIN’ KIDS SHOW, 9-11 a.m., Surf. Invitation only.

“RAVE ON XIII” ART EXHIBIT: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Clear Lake Arts Center. Free.

ROCKIN’ THE ART OF THE '50s & '60s: Guided tours, 11 a.m., 1 p.m. 2 p.m., Charles H. MacNider Art Museum, 303 Second St. S.E., Mason City. Free, open to the public.

SHOWING OF "AMERICAN GRAFFITI": 11 a.m., Lake Theater, 4 N. Fourth St. Free for WDP ticket holders; $5 for general public.

28th ANNUAL BRITISH BUDDY HOLLY SOCIETY LUNCHEON: 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Best Western. Music performed by British-American musicians. Sold out.

AFTERNOON LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: 1-4 p.m., Surf Ballroom Lounge; featuring Alan Clark & The Classics; free for Winter Dance Party ticketholders; $5 for general public.

WEDDING/VOW RENEWAL CEREMONY: 2:30 p.m., Surf Ballroom. Get married or renew your vows. For more information contact Denni Sue at ericksn1@cltel.net.

FILM PRESENTATION OF “THE REAL BUDDY HOLLY STORY ROCKUMENTARY,” 3 p.m., Clear Lake Arts Center. Free and open to the public.

EVENING CONCERT: Surf Ballroom, doors open 6:30. Scheduled to appear: The Whitesidewalls, Orbison and the Everly Brothers Reimagined, The Del Shannon Show with James Popenhagen, The Tailfins. Vintage Style Show and dance contests.

SATURDAY, Feb. 4

SURF BALLROOM HOURS: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; 6:30-close. Admission $5 for general public; free to Winter Dance Party ticketholders.

ROCKIN’ N BOPPIN’ RECORD SHOW: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Best Western.

“RAVE ON XIII” ART EXHIBIT: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Clear Lake Arts Center. Free.

SHOWING OF "AMERICAN GRAFFITI": 10:30 a.m., Lake Theater, 4 N. Fourth St. Free for WDP ticket holders; $5 for general public.

MEMORIAL SITE TOUR: 10 a.m., departing from Surf. $8, tickets available at the Surf ticket office.

KRIB RECORD HOP AND LUNCHEON: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Best Western; '50s-style luncheon with record hop, followed by live music by The Rivieras, and a special announcement. Guest appearance by the Valens Family. $20 with advance reservations required by calling the Surf box office to buy tickets, 641-357-6151 or www.surfballroom.com.

PHIL & DON HOME AGAIN! THE HISTORY AND MAKING OF THE EVERLY BROTHERS, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1-2:30 p.m., Clear Lake Arts Center, 17 S. Fourth St. Join the Iowa Rock 'n' Roll Music Association for a special presentation of the formative years of The Everly Brothers. Presented by Bill Hillman. Free; donations encouraged.

FILM PRESENTATION OF “THE REAL BUDDY HOLLY STORY ROCKUMENTARY”: 3 p.m., Clear Lake Arts Center. Free, open to the public.

EVENING CONCERT: 6:30 p.m. featuring Johnny Rivers, Albert Lee and Friends, The Fireballs featuring Jimmy Gilmer and George Tomsco, Danny B Harvey and Annie Marie Lewis, The Killer Vees: Remembering Bobby Vee.

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