The summer months are coming to a close, and the cool weather is soon to creep in. As the fall season comes into session, so do all the exciting events that come along with it. The Jacksonville area is home to some of the best concerts and most unique musical experiences in the area. Check out these highly anticipated events that are coming this fall.
The Frontmen of Country
September 18th, 2021
Just a short drive away in Orange Park, the Thrasher-Horne Center is hosting The Frontmen of Country on September 18th. Three of country music’s popular singers are coming together for a special one-time performance. This concert features Tum Rushlow (formerly Little Texas), Richie McDonald of Lonestar, and Larry Steward of Restless Heart. This event is sure to please any country music fan. The Frontmen of Country has performed worldwide and has sold over 30 million records between them. In addition, the opening performance will be by Jacksonville country singer Quinn! Tickets start at $23, snag yours today!
2021 Jacksonville Jazz Festival
September 29th thru October 3rd
Get ready to groove to the tunes of your jazz favorites. The 2021 Jacksonville Jazz Festival is coming to Downtown Jacksonville from September 29th to October 3rd. Get lost to the mesmerizing sounds of the drums, bass, keyboards, and trumpets as they fill the streets with joy. Come for the music, but stay for the food, drinks, and community that make it unique. This weekend-long event once hosted some of the most renowned artists in the industry, including Tony Bennett, Miles Davis, and Kenny G. While it’s free to attend, you can upgrade your tickets to the VIP Full Festival Experience Package, VIP Single-Day Experience package, or the Preferred Seating package.
Sam Hunt Tour
September 10th, 2021 – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Young country-pop icon Sam Hunt will take the stage on September 10th at the Daily’s Place. An artist that has redefined country music, Sam Hunt has perfected the blend of country, pop, hip hop, and R&B to create some of the best sing-along hits of the 2010s. Slip-on your cowboy boots and dance along to hits like “Leave the Light On” and “Body Like a Back Road.” It’s no surprise why Sam Hunt has spent months at number one on the charts and broke the record for most weeks in the top spot! Claim your seats for this unforgettable show and prepare yourself for a night of singing under the stars.
September 29th – October 17th
The Hamilton play has been rescheduled, and it’s ready to return to Jacksonville this fall! Experience the story of America then, told by America now. This musical modernizes historical times with a blend of hip hop and jazz to R&B and broadway. Follow the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton and see how this critically acclaimed performance redefined culture, politics, and education in the world of theatre. Catch this musical in town from September 29th to October 17th.
October 28th, 2021
Another great event for country music lovers at the Thrasher-Horne Center is the Clint Black concert happening on October 28th. Clint Black is a country singing superstar, has sold over 20 million records, dozens of gold and platinum awards in the US and Canada, and is a GRAMMY award winner. He was a part of the band Class of ’89 and has written or co-written a catalog of 22 #1 hit singles. This is a can’t-miss country music opportunity at $39 per ticket. The show starts at 8 pm.
There are lots to look forward to in the Jacksonville area this fall! Plan your weekends and buy tickets before it’s too late!