The Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk has announced its initial 2016 schedule of shows. The first show, currently, will be Ziggy Marley and Steel Pulse on June 25, and other shows include Sting & Peter Gabriel on July 3, The Beach Boys on July 4 (not with Brian Wilson who plays in Williamsburg this summer), Hollywood Vampires (aka Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp & Joe Perry) on July 10, Culture Club on July 13, Jane's Addiction on July 15, Erykah Badu on August 3, a "Funk Fest" celebration with Kool & The Gang, Morris Day & the Time & more on August 12, Jill Scott on August 14, Flogging Molly & Frank Turner on August 20, and Dresden Dolls on August 27.

The Deftones/Refused show on August 5  is already on sale, and tickets for most of the just-announced shows will go on sale Friday, April 15 at 10 AM with a Barclays presale starting April 13 at 10 AM (password: BSE). BrooklynVegan will also have a presale for the Dresden Dolls show. Stay tuned for more details on that.

The initial schedule of The Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk is listed below.

UPDATE (4/19): More shows added, with presales beginning today at 10 AM.


Initial schedule:
June 25: Ziggy Marly & Steel Pulse
July 01: Impractical Jokers "Santiago Sent Us" Tour
July 03: Sting & Peter Gabriel
July 04: The Beach Boys
July 09: Maxwell
July 10: Hollywood Vampires
July 13: Culture Club
July 15: Jane's Addiction & Dinosaur Jr.
July 16: 311 & Matisyahu
July 17: KIDZ Bop
July 23: Slightly Stoopid, SOJA, Zion I, The Grouch, Eligh
July 31: Dark Star Orchestra
Aug 03: Erykah Badu
Aug 05: Deftones, Refused
Aug 06: O.A.R.
Aug 07: Shinedown, Black Stone Cherry, Whiskey Myers
Aug 10: Boston
Aug 12: Kool & The Gang - A Funk Fest Celebration w/ Morris Day & The Time, Booty’s Rubber Band, Doug E. Fresh
*NEW* Aug 13: The Avett Brothers
Aug 14: Jill Scott
Aug 18: Rick Springfield w/ Night Ranger, The Romantics
Aug 19: Flogging Molly, Frank Turner & Sleeping Souls
Aug 20: The Disco Biscuits Present: City Bisco
Aug 27: Dresden Dolls
*NEW* Sep 02: "I Love The '90s" Tour
Sep 03: Freestyle Funhouse feat. TKA, George Lamond, Judy Torres, Biz Markie, Cover Girls, Sugar Hill Gang, Rockell, Brenda K Star
*NEW* Sep 13: Willie Nelson
Sep 21: Don Henley