Olympia Stadium

Address: 
5920 Grand River Avenue
City: 
Detroit
Region: 
Michigan
Country: 
USA
Postal Code: 
48208
Opened: 
1927
Closed: 
1979
Capacity: 
15,000

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Featured Artist(s) Additional Artists
Ted Lewis 01/23/1942 Ted Lewis
The Biggest Show of '51 11/25/1951 Duke Ellington
Sarah Vaughan
Nat King Cole
The Biggest Show of '53 05/03/1953 Ella Fitzgerald
Woody Herman
Louis Jordan
Frankie Laine
Biggest Rhythm & Blues Show 07/21/1953 Ruth Brown
Wynonie Harris
Buddy Johnson
Lester Young
The Biggest Show of '53 10/24/1953 Nat King Cole
Illinois Jacquet
Ralph Marterie
Sarah Vaughan
Peg Leg Bates
Helene & Howard
George Kirby
General Motors Cavalcade 02/19/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/20/1954 Joni James
Louis Jordan
The Beachcombers
General Motors Cavalcade 02/21/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/22/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/23/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/24/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/25/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/26/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/27/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
General Motors Cavalcade 02/28/1954 The Beachcombers
Joni James
Louis Jordan
Command Performance Concert 05/14/1955 Count Basie
Otis Williams & the Charms
Ella Fitzgerald
Lionel Hampton
Mahalia Jackson
The Penguins
Clara Ward
Dinah Washington
Modern Jazz '55 11/19/1955 Dave Brubeck
Carmen McRae
Gerry Mulligan
The Biggest Rock & Roll Show of '56 05/06/1956 LaVern Baker
The Colts
Bo Diddley
The Drifters
The Flamingos
Bill Haley & His Comets
Clyde McPhatter
The Platters
Red Prysock
The Teen Queens
The Teenagers
Big Joe Turner
The Biggest Rock & Roll Show of '56 10/20/1956 Chuck Berry
The Clovers
Bill Haley & His Comets
Buddy Johnson
Ella Johnson
Clyde McPhatter
The Platters
Shirley & Lee
The Teenagers
The Flairs
Shirley Gunter
Greatest Show of 1957 02/16/1957 LaVern Baker
Chuck Berry
Charles Brown
Bill Doggett
Fats Domino
The Five Keys
Clyde McPhatter
The Moonglows
Elvis Presley 03/31/1957 Elvis Presley
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra 01/30/1960 Duke Ellington
The Biggest Show of Stars for 1960 01/31/1960 Frankie Avalon
Freddy Cannon
The Clovers
The Isley Brothers
Johnny & the Hurricanes
Clyde McPhatter
Cliff Richard
Bobby Rydell
Louis Armstrong 03/02/1960 Louis Armstrong
The Four Freshmen 03/09/1960 The Four Freshmen

Pages