Hailed as a great live band, O.A.R. returns for the third consecutive year to the Coors Light Bird’s Nest party venue at the 2011 Waste Management Phoenix Open. The golf tournament known for drawing thousands of spectators also features concerts by the Doobie Brothers and Duck Soup (Wednesday), Slightly Stoopid and Kelley James (Friday), and Metalhead, The Chadwicks and Champagne Tap (Saturday).
>> O.A.R. plays at 8 p.m. Thursday at The Coors Light Birds Nest, directly across from Waste Management Phoenix Open main entrance at 82nd Street and Bell Road in Scottsdale. Doors open at 3:30 p.m. to guests 21 and older. $25-$30. (800) 745-3000 or wastemanagementphoenixopen.com.