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Friday, 1st August 2003
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  • Location / Wantagh, NY, USA
  • Venue / Tommy Hilfiger at Jones Beach Theater

The first show by the band in this city since September 2000 on the Euphoria tour.

The fifth time at this venue.

The venue is located on Jones Beach island which is 11 miles south of Wantagh which is a hamlet on Long Island.

It was opened in June 1952 as New Jones Beach Mar9ne Stadium.

From 1954 to 1994 it was known as Jones Beach Marine Theater.

From 1994 to 2000 it was known as Jones Beach Amphitheater.

From 2000 to 2002 it was known as Jones Beach Theater.

From 2002 to 2006 it was known as Tommy Hilfiger at Jones Beach Theatre.

From 2006 to 2016 it was known as Nikon at Jones Beach Theater.

Since 2016 it has become known as simply Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater.

Joe Elliott celebrated his 44th birthday at this show.

Ian Hunter was in attendance and let Phil use one of Mick Ronson's guitars (See Photo section).

A longer setlist again with the 'High 'n' Dry' opening and 23 songs played.

Joe/Vivian played one song with Ricky at his New York solo acoustic concert on July 31st.

A decent quality audience recording exists from this show.

Fan Photos.

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