Making Your City Celebration One to Remember

The Salamanders City Celebration Band

Providing high-energy family-friendly music for your city event

Throwing a city celebration or festival can be a great way to commemorate your city, but the pressure to find something fun and engaging that guests of all ages can enjoy can be daunting. 

The Salamanders live band will engage your city in a live music celebration that will keep community members of all ages dancing and singing along.

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City Celebration Live Band Entertainment

City Celebration Live Band

Something for Everyone

The Salamanders Band is a professional band based out of Salt Lake City, Utah. We travel across the country to provide fun, family-friendly, engaging entertainment for city celebrations and festivals of all sizes.

Our highly talented singers and musicians play favorites in every genre and decade for a truly inclusive set list that has something for everyone.

Don’t be intimidated by our band’s long song list—we take care of everything for you! Just tell us a little about your city (such as the general age demographic) and we will custom-make the perfect song list for your city celebration.

 Top 40 Hits | Country | Classic Rock | Funk & Jazz | Family-Friendly Hip Hop | Dance Music | Timeless Classics | and More!


Rocking the Main Stage

We will keep your main stage rocking with high-energy hits to keep the engagement in your city celebration high. 

Your guests will enjoy the accessible, family-friendly music as a background to their picnicking and socializing, while others will enjoy gathering in the grass in front of the stage to sing and dance along with family and friends.

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What’s Included in The Salamanders City Celebration Performance?

Making a Memorable City Event Easy as Pie

Hiring a professional live band for your city celebration may be but a small part of your city planning career, but it’s old hat for us! We will make your job as easy as possible by providing as much—or as little—as you need from us as possible.

In addition to amazing live music for your event, we can also provide any of the following:

·     Sound equipment & management
·     Lighting equipment & management
·     Customized song list
·     National anthem
·     Emceeing during event
·     Music during fireworks
·     Pre-event rehearsal with special guests (dance groups, special performers, etc.)
·     Instrument setup & teardown (as well as setup and teardown of lighting/sound equipment)
·     Having trouble finding a stage? Let us know. We can help!

Custom-Tailored Live Music for Your City Celebration

Special requests? No problem!

We love helping to make your city celebration as engaging as possible. While our songs span a wide array of genres to engage constituents of all ages, we are also happy to provide something extra special for your community!

Here are some examples of custom-tailored ideas for city celebrations:

  • Does your community particularly love line dancing? We’ll throw in Boot Scootin’ Boogie, Achy Breaky Heart, or other favorites!

  • Do you have a special song that commemorates something from your community’s past? (We’ve been known to rock city favorites like Footloose in Lehi, Utah, where famous scenes from the movie were filmed!)

  • Include a community choir or dance group for a portion of the performance

  • Tribute a famous artist from your community

  • Do a shout-out to the mayor or another special guest with his or her favorite song

“Let me tell you something, they were better than advertised!
From start to finish, this talented, high energy and fun band were outstanding. They performed today’s hits as well as yesterday’s favorites from Country, Pop, 80’s and 90’s, rock, from Bruno Mars to Boston, Journey to Bon Jovi this band’s set list is amazing.
Do yourself a favor and book the Salamanders for your next event. You won’t be disappointed.

Again, you folks are AWESOME! I am especially thankful for your extending when my fireworks guy wasn’t ready. I will talk you guys up to all my City Celebration colleagues. NOBODY PLAYS BOSTON!”


Why Hire The Salamanders Band?

Providing Live Band Entertainment at City Celebrations & Functions Around the World

The Salamanders Band has performed for city celebrations and corporate functions around the world. We’ve been the headlining performer for several city events, Fourth of July celebrations, and city New Year’s Eve celebrations. 

We’ve also performed at city celebrations across the country, including headlining at FreedomFest and New Year’s Eve parties in Las Vegas, celebrations in Yellowstone, and smaller city celebrations such as Lindon City, Mapleton, Sandy City, Murray City, Rupert City, Cottonwood Heights, and more.

Speak with our band leader or request pricing and availability by clicking the button below, calling 801-360-5314, or emailing

Live Band for City Event

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you travel?

Absolutely! The Salamanders Band has traveled across the country to provide live band entertainment for city celebrations large and small. While we are located in Salt Lake City, Utah, we will happily travel for your event. Our travel fees are reasonable so we can provide high-quality, engaging music without blowing your budget! 

Do you provide lights and sound?

Yes! We are happy to provide lights and sound for your city event, although we’re also happy to work with your existing crew if you already have one.

What happens if a band member gets sick last minute?

We will never leave you hanging! We have several contingency plans in place in case of emergency. We rarely have mishaps occur, but when we do, we’re able to make adjustments so no one in at your city celebration will notice that anything went wrong. As professionals in the music industry, we have a huge network of musicians to provides subs whenever and wherever needed, and while such emergencies rarely happen, we are also able to make down-to-the-minute adjustments to setlists and performances to compensate for missing musicians or one of our singers losing their voice.

How much does hiring a live band for a city celebration cost?

The Salamanders performs for city celebrations large AND small across the United States. We’ve performed for celebrations with only a thousand or so attendees, and as large as tens of thousands. Whether your city celebration is large or small, we’d love to talk with you about providing live band entertainment. We always do our best to try to make it work for you whenever possible. Please reach out and we can give you an idea of how much hiring the Salamanders Band would cost for your city celebration!


Are you interested in learning more about The Salamanders live band for your city celebration, festival, or event? Please contact us using the information below!


PHONE: 801-360-5314