Barleens Arizona Opry Features Visiting Bands This April

Barleens Arizona Opry has long been home to the most exciting, foot-stomping, family friendly entertainment in the Valley. With a spacious showroom with state-of-the-art audio visual equipment, the Barleen family thrills guests with an exceptional down-home meal, fabulous entertainment and world class customer care. Coming up this April, several special guest shows will have you cheering for more. Get your tickets now for some outstanding shows!

A Tribute to Don Knotts

Most people know of and loved the work of incomparable actor, Don Knotts. In a special tribute show at Barleens, Don Knotts’s daughter, Karen Knotts, will be a featured performer!This show combines Tied Up in Knotts, the Don Knotts, Karen's one woman tribute show with Barney Fife Fully Loaded, the Branson, Missouri 2014 Comedy Show of the Year, with Michael J as Barney and Joey I.L.O. as Otis Campbell. Karen brings warm stories and fun memories of her dad, plus fun skits to this special show while Michael J and Joey I.L.O. keep the good times rolling with hilarious impersonations of Barney Fife and the gang from Mayberry.

Join these shows’ original stars along with the Arizona Opry band members who will jazz up the show as the musical group, The Darlins. It's a must-see show for TV fans of the 50s, 60s and 70s and for folks who grew up laughing at the antics of Don Knotts as Barney Fife!The show performs April 3-4 and April 25-26!

Liverpool Legends

This incredible show features four musicians who are also actors and put on a musical show that pays expert tribute to The Beatles. In fact, the group is so good that you may think that you are watching The Fab Four in person!

Liverpool Legends is the only Beatles Tribute Band hand-picked by Louise Harrison, sister of the late George Harrison of The Beatles. In addition, the Liverpool Legends, along with Louise Harrison, were nominated for a Grammy Award for their work on “Fab Fan Memories – a Beatles Bond." The captivating show reflects every musical nuance, costume changes, vintage instruments, and special effects to transport you back in time. Liverpool Legends perform songs spanning the entire career of The Fab Four, plus recognizable and revered songs written and performed through their solo years. Liverpool Legends has performed worldwide from Mexico and Ecuador to Branson, Busch Stadium in St. Louis and Carnegie Hall in New York City. Shake it up, baby and secure your seats at Barleens. The show runs April 18-21!

Island Time with Paul McDermand

From a recent national tour with Live On Stage to regular featured solos with the AZ Opry band, Paul McDermand has been bringing audiences to their feet with his exuberant style of steel drum and marimba rhythm. His smooth sounds and solid rhythm may even whisk you away to an island paradise without the expensive airfare!

Now you can hear why such diverse A-list artists as Natalie, Cole, Tony Bennett, The Moody Blues, Johnny Cash, The Temptations and more have tapped his considerable talents for their own performances when Barleens features him in his very own show. Don't miss this special tour de force performance, April 22 and 23 only!

Call Barleens now to “beat” other guests to the best tickets! McDermand is now a Scottsdale resident and regularly performs at various Valley locations, including Barleens Arizona Opry.

Barleens Arizona Opry is located at 2275 E. Old West Highway, Apache Junction. Visit for additional information and call (480) 982-7991 to order tickets for current season. Tickets go quickly, so call today!

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