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Harambee Festival -- Inspiring Unity In The Community -- highlights African American culture to be enjoyed by all,at Cascades Park, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
-- Two-time Grammy winner Kendra Foster, FAMU alum and former member of Parliament Funkadelic, live in the Capital City Amphitheater at 5:30 p.m.. Her musical styles include R&B, Jazz, Funk, Rock, Gospel, Hip-Hop, Classical, Electronica, and World music. Check out her sound here.
-- Motown recording artist Royce Lovett, live on the Amphitheater stage at 4:30 p.m. Sample here.
The Harambee Festival features vendors from across the region, live performances, African drum and d
nce, spoken word, cultural art, eclectic jewelry, African designers, international food, and much more.
A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages. New this season, the Globetrotters will debut basketball’s first 4-point line. The 4-point line will be located 30 feet from the basket – 6 feet, 3 inches beyond the top of the NBA’s current 3-point line. You won't want your family to miss it! Tickets $18 - $72.
The voice of American music – Willie Nelson has a six-decade career and 200 plus albums. Willie Nelson has earned every conceivable award as a musician and amassed reputable credentials as an author, actor, and activist. In November 2015, the Library of Congress honored him with their Gershwin Prize for Popular Song for his contributions to popular music. He is the first country artist to receive the distinguished award. And this year began with the release of Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin, a collection of 11 newly recorded Gershwin classics. The album debuted at #1 on both the Top Current Jazz chart and the Top Traditional Jazz c
Joing Willie is Dwight Yoakam, who has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide. Dwight is a 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY Award winner. He has 12 gold albums and 9 platinum or multi-platinum albums, with five of those albums topping Billboard’s Country Albums chart, and another 14 landing in the Top 10.
Olympic riders and horses compete in this prestigious, three-day, international equestrian event. Competition includes dressage, cross country and stadium jumping. With special appearance by the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales.
Earth, Wind & Fire are coming to the Tucker Center! The group will bring their timeless sounds of jazz, funk, soul, blues, rock and pop to Tallahassee on March 26, 2017 at 7:30pm.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.tuckerciviccenter.com, by dialing 850-583-4871 or at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center Box Office. $36.50-$96.50
Parking in the main lot costs $10, cash only.
A limited number of Earth, Wind & Fire VIP Packages will be available starting Wednesday December 14th at 10am! Select Packages may include premium tickets, meet & greet, exclusive merchandise & more!
*VIP Sales close approximately 10 days prior to show date.
Tallahassee's annual celebration of spring kicks off with a concert by a national recording artist on Friday night and continues on Saturday with the Grand Parade -- one of the largest and most celebrated parades in the Southeast -- plus Jubilee in the Park art show, the Children's Park and a 5k run.
-- Music Festival at Kleman Plaza, Friday, 6-8:30 p.m.
-- GRAND PARADE, Saturday, 10:30-noon
-- Jubilee In The Park and Kids Park, Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tallahassee's youngest festival is a unique blend of writers and musicians exploring connections between the two disciplines. All FREE. The festival features major concerts on the Capital City Amphitheater -- 2017 headliners include Lisa Loeb, Joan Osborne and Shovels & Rope -- authors who write about music, musicians who also are authors, music/literature mashups, and other variations on the theme. Plus dedicated programs for children in the Kids Story Fort.
celebrates literature and music with a variety of musical performances, literary discussions, music/literature mashups, poetry readings, interviews, book signings and a dedicated child
LeMoyne Center for Visual Arts hosts this annual, two-day, juried art festival beneath the oak trees in the downtown Chain of Parks. Browse artwork for purchase from more than 150 artists from around the country. Live music and tasty food.
The Tallahassee Tennis Challenger is an ATP/USTA Pro Circuit professional men's tennis tournament held annually in April. 2017 marks the 18th year for the tournament, which raises funds for the Vogter Neuro Intensive Care Unit at Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare.
The USTA Pro Circuit Wild Card Challenge is a series of three, men's clay court tournaments. The American player who wins the most ATP points at these tournaments earns a Main Draw Wild Card into the French Open Grand Slam tournament.
The 2017 Tallahassee Tennis Challenger is pleased to continue being a part of the USTA Pro Circuit Wild Card Challenge.
For more information, cal
850-606-2306 or go to TallahasseeChallenger.com.
Karen Vogter, Tournament Director
Doak Campbell Stadium hosts country music superstar Blake Shelton for "Doak After Dark," a live concert in Doak Campbell Stadium, home of the Florida State University Seminoles. Shelton headlines, with great support from FSU alum Jake Owen, a music star in his own right, Big & Rich, David Ray, and Adley Stump.
Tickets ON SALE NOW
For ticketing questions dial 866-472-8499
For answers to some of the most frequently asked questions visit: http://www.fsukickoff.com/faqs
Blink-182 in concert
May 03, 2017 - May 02, 2017
Blink-182 comes to Tallahassee live in concert. With special guests The Naked and Famous, and Wavves.
No punk band of the 1990s has been more influential than Blink-182.
-- The New York Times
Since their humble beginnings 24 years ago, when they started playing in a San Diego garage, ‘blink-182’ has sold over 50 million albums worldwide and rocked audiences from Adelaide to Zurich, having become one of the defining rock bands of their generation. They combine high-energy dynamics with an artistic ambition that transcends any genre.
Fans are in for new music and, as always, an exhilirating show.
Check out their featured video on Faceboo
... Bored To Death.
Emancipation Celebration at the Knott House Museum
May 20, 2017
This historic, annual event commemorates the first reading in Florida of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1865, on the very steps where it occurred. The free celebration includes a theatrical reading, living history re-enactors, prayer, musical performances and a picnic in the adjacent park.
Friends of Maclay Gardens invite lovers of landscapes, gardens, fresh air and sunshine to take part in the Tour of Gardens, showcasing some of the prettiest spots in all of Tallahassee and Leon County. The 2017 Tour of Gardens is on May 20.
Starting at 9 a.m. enjoy a breakfast on the grounds of beautiful Maclay Gardens State Park.
At 10 a.m. there will be self-guided tours of six diverse and spectacular residential landscapes -- and a wonderful community garden.
The Tour of Gardens is an annual fundraising event that benefits the Friends of Maclay Gardens who are dedicated in their mission to support, protect and preserve Alfred B. Maclay
ardens State Park.
The Avett Brothers’ new album, True Sadness, achieves the group’s highest career debut to date and dominates multiple charts. The Rick Rubin produced album hit #1 on Billboard’s Top Albums Chart, #1 Top Rock Albums Chart, #1 on the Digital Albums Chart and #3 on Billboard’s Top 200 Chart.
In 2009, The Avett Brothers made mainstream waves with their lauded major label debut, I and Love and You. It landed at #16 on the Billboard Top 200 and garnered unanimous critical acclaim from Rolling Stone, Paste, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Time. 2012 saw The Carpenter hit #4 on the Billboard Top 200, while People, USA Today, and American Song
riter lauded the album. The group graced the stage of Jimmy Kimmel LIVE! twice in merely a few months' time. During their second performance, they invited the Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra along to pay homage to Brooklyn with "I and Love and You" as personally requested by Mr. Kimmel. Their eighth studio album, Magpie and the Dandelion, went on to debut at #5 on the Billboard Top 200, while they performed on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Late Show with David Letterman as well as joining legendary Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell for a rapturous Pearl Jam tribute on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. 2015 saw them support The Rolling Stones for the first time at the Zip Code Tour in Raleigh.