The Forest Hills Stadium concert announcements are coming fast and steady now, and the season is continuing into the Fall...
Forest Hills Stadium Tuesday, August 19th, 7:00 pm
On Sale 6/21 10:00 am EDT
June 21, 2014 - Zac Brown Band
The Grohl Sessions Vol. 1
Saturday, Jun 21, 2014
Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm
Forest Hills, NY------
April 15, 2014
The DNAInfo website posted an article about plans for the Forest Hills Stadium, including that The New York Pops may play the Stadium (I had heard back in December this was in discussion, so there must be something to it). But the article also says this has not been confirmed yet.
And I don't know what to make about the Idina Menzel part - why the West Side Tennis Club president would say she was going to perform and then it is being denied by her team...
Forest Hills Concert Organizers to Address Residents' Concerns at Meeting
August 27, 2013
Mumford & Sons
And some of the press coverage:
Wall St. Journal: Mumford & Sons perform at Forest Hills reopening
Belfast Telegraph: Mumford a smash hit at tennis venue
Forest Hills Stadium's Cameo in Mad Men
Forest Hills, specifically the Tennis Stadium, found itself center-stage in one of the episodes of Mad Men. A good chunk of the episode was set at the Stadium as they tried to pitch a Heinz commercial to the Rolling Stones who were performing there. Gothamist has a nice write-up about it, along with a bunch of photos and a couple of related videos: As Seen On Mad Men: 14 Photos Of The Rolling Stones At Forest Hills Stadium In 1966