Jackson Amphitheater To Kick Off Season May 3
Do you hear it? Only the music of Jackson and West Tennessee could connect Memphis’ Beale Street and Nashville’s Music Row. Join us as we celebrate the rich musical legacy of our region with the 2019 season of Jackson’s Award Winning music venue Jackson‘s Amphitheater at the Market (AMP).
Located in the heart of Jackson behind the West Tennessee Farmers’ Market and within walking distance of the Jackson Walk, the AMP kicks off the 2019 Season on May 3. Ten Free performances are planned for the sixth season and the dates are as follows:
5/3 Rev. Jessie & The Holy Smokes (Josh Smith)
5/24 Kimberlie Helton Band
6/7 Little Boys Blue
6/28 King Beez
7/12 Will Davenport
7/26 Bryan Moffitt
8/9 Stacy Mitchhart
8/23 To Be Announced
9/6 The Doublewides
9/20 Jimmy Church Band
Sponsorship is key to maintaining the FREE Season. If you are interested in being a part contact Lori Nunnery at 731.425.8333. Special thanks to the following Sponsors who have committed to the 2018 series:
Additional recognition is also extended to media sponsors The Jackson Sun, Thomas Media and WBBJ-TV. Their continued coverage of the AMP has helped to grow the awareness and attendance and is deeply appreciated.
Begin your evening at 6:45 pm as Bud Light Presents “Local, Homegrown Musicians Under The Tent” at the West Tennessee Farmers Market. The open air venue encourages guests to bring their picnic basket or visit one of the food concessions.
Music on the Main Stage will begin at 7:30 pm. Blankets and lawn chairs are welcome at this family friendly event! Free parking is available throughout Downtown. In the event of rain, please refer to the AMP’s facebook page for updates.
Jackson’s Amphitheater at the Market is a collaborative project between the City of Jackson/
West Tennessee Farmers Market, Jackson Downtown Development Corporation, Jackson Arts Council, Visit Jackson Tennessee and numerous community volunteers. To connect with what’s happening at the AMP, visit them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/JacksonAMPattheMarket/
*During the 2014 inaugural season, the AMP received the Tennessee Statewide Four Star Award for Excellence in new facility design by the Tennessee Recreation & Parks Association. Its selection was based on its design, land usage, positive impact on the community, and community partnerships involved.
*In 2016 the AMP was recognized as a runner-up “Best Venue” to see a live performance by The Jackson Sun’s Readers’ Choice Awards.
* 2016 the AMP was recognized as a Top 20 Venue by THE MORTIMER & MIMI LEVITT FOUNDATION dedicated to reinvigorating America’s public spaces through creative placemaking and creating opportunities for everyone to experience the performing arts. The need for more third places—those informal gathering spots outside the realms of home and the workplace—has become increasingly clear in today’s world and guides us in our community-driven efforts.
*2017 the AMP was recognized by The Jackson Sun’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards as the “Best Jackson Attraction” and the “Best Jackson Event.”
*2018 Welcomed the season’s 5th Year with the largest crowd celebrating the 15th Year Anniversary of Toyota Bodine in Jackson.