The Ides of March are upon us and it’s time to get some quality entertainment that only JAX has to offer. Take a look, get your appointment books out and schedule time to get your tickets today.
1- Blackberry Smoke
2- Phillips Phillips
3- Bill Maher
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4- Wild Kratts
7- Downtown Artwalk
8- 25th Guitar Gathering
9- 1st Coast Spelling Bee
10-Earth, Wind & Fire
14-The United States Army Field Band
16-Get the Led Out
17-Ayo & Teo #LIT Concert Series
18 –Alice Cooper
24-Video Games Live!
25-Three Dog Night
31- Maks, Val & Peta Live On Tour: Confidential
March 1 - 8 p.m. — Blackberry Smoke. Fan favorite hits: "One Horse Town," "Pretty Little Lie," "Good One Comin' On" and "Everybody Knows She's Mine" have built this Southern rock a loyal fan base. Their new album, Like An Arrow, debuted at No. 1 on both Billboard’s Country Americana album charts.
March 2 - 8 p.m. — Phillip Phillips, The Magnetic Tour. Winner of the 11th season of Fox’s American Idol, platinum-selling singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips climbed the charts with his debut single “Home,” became the biggest selling song in the show’s history. The first single “Miles” from his soon- to- be released third studio has already become one of the most added songs on Triple A Radio.
March 3 - 8 p.m. — An Evening with Bill Maher. Comedian Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny political talk can go on American television. His unflinching honesty has earned him big laughs, and numerous Emmy nominations as the host of HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher.
March 4 - 1 p.m. — Wild Kratts Live! This show is a new theatrical stage show based on the #1 animated PBS kids’ television series Wild Kratts. In this family-friendly show, stars of the Emmy-nominated series, Martin and Kris Kratt, engage the audience in a classic Wild Kratts story.
March 8 - 7:30 p.m. — 25th Guitar Gathering. Douglas Anderson School of the Arts has presented Jacksonville with the Great Guitar Gathering, a fund-raising concert to benefit the Guitar Department of the school. The event showcases the fabulous Douglas Anderson Guitar Orchestra.
March 9 - 8 p.m. — 1st Coast Spelling Bee. Now 74 years old, the First Coast Spelling Bee is the regional Spelling Bee that serves as the qualifier for the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. The event will be televised live in primetime on WJXT, Channel 4, The Local Station. This event is FREE and open to the public. Please register HERE
March 10 - 8 p.m. — Earth Wind and Fire. During the 1970s, a new brand of pop music was born – one that was steeped in African and African-American styles – particularly jazz and R&B but appealed to a broader cross-section of the listening public. Although Earth, Wind & Fire were basically jazz musicians, they play soul, funk, gospel, blues, jazz, rock and dance music.
March 11 - 7 p.m. — Irish Rover. These international ambassadors of Irish music have charmed audiences for more than four decades. They are best known for their songs “Danny Boy,” “The Unicorn,” “Years May Come, Years May Go,” and “The Irish Rover.”
March 14 - 7:30 p.m. — The United States Army Field Band has been thrilling audiences of all ages for more than six decades. Join the U.S Army Field band as they tell the story of America’s Army. This concert is Free and open to the public. Click Here To Access The Ticket Request Sheet
March 16 - 8 p.m. — Get the Led Out. Back by Popular Demand! Get the Led Out brings the recordings of Led Zeppelin like "All My Love," "Ramble On," "Tangerine," "Kashmir" and more to life in this high-energy concert experience.
March 17 - Ayo & Teo #LIT Concert Series — Rapping duo Ayo & Teo have cracked the Top 40 with their pop party anthem “Rolex,” which started a new dance craze challenge. Their follow up hits “Lit Right Now,” and “In Reverse,” have been streamed more than 10 million times on their popular social media dance page.
March 18 - 8 p.m. — Alice Cooper. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Alice Cooper pioneered the theatrical brand of shock rock. He is best known for the songs “I’m Eighteen,” “School’s Out,” “No More Mr. Nice Guy,” “Elected” and “Welcome to My Nightmare.”
March 20 - 7:30 p.m. — Deepak Chopra. New York Times Best Selling author, Deepak Chopra, MD is the founder of The Chopra Foundation and co-founder of The Chopra Center for Wellbeing. His latest book, The Healing Self, will be released in January 2018.
March 24 - 8 p.m. — Video Games Live. This is an immersive, interactive concert that combines the energy of a rock concert with the power of a symphonic performance. Accompanied by state-of-the-art synchronized video and lighting effects, electronic percussion, live action, and unique interactive segments Video Games Live is an explosive entertainment experience for the entire family.
March 25 - 7 p.m. — Three Dog Night with special guests The Lords of 52nd Street. Classic rock band Three Dog Night are best known for their timeless classics “Mama Told Me (Not To Come),” “Joy to the World,” “Black and White,” “An Old Fashioned Love Song,” “Shambala," and “One."
March 29 - 8 p.m. — Dennis Miller. This man is a contributor for FOX News Channel, and a regular on Saturday Night Live, where he anchored the “Weekend Update” segment. He earned five Emmy Awards, and three Writers Guild of America awards for his critically acclaimed HBO talk show, Dennis Miller Live.
March 31 - 8 p.m. — Maks, Val & Peta Live On Tour: Confidential. Confidential is the all-new dance tour from the stars of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Valentin Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd. Confidential provides the deepest connection possible, with the cast as they draw upon their own family bonds, lives and love stories.
“Florida Theatre March 2018 events”
LOCATION: Florida Theatre
128 E. Forsyth St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202