Most everyone enjoys some type of live entertainment when given the opportunity. Give the special person in your life a nudge to get off the couch and enjoy some of the great live events offered on the First Coast. Stuff their stockings with tickets to some of the hottest shows around and help make priceless memories that will last a lifetime.
Any lover of musical theatre would be thrilled with a ticket package for Broadway in Jacksonville. The Artist Series Mini-Season 2-Show Broadway Series Package includes the premiere engagement of Jersey Boys in March and Les Miserables: The New 25th Anniversary Production in May. Back by popular demand, the Artist Series presents Wicked at the Times-Union Center January 4- 22. Winner of 35 major awards, including a Grammy and three Tony Awards, Wicked is Broadway’s biggest blockbuster, a cultural phenomenon and was just named “the defining musical of the decade” by the New York Times. Wicked can also be added to your season package or purchased alone. The 2-show package price starts at $46.75, and prices vary depending on seats and date/time of show. Discount packages are also available for shows in the Artist Series’ Off Broadway Series, International Series, and Concert and Variety Series. The Artist Series website is www.artistseriesjax.org. Call the Artist Series Box Office, Monday- Friday, 10 am to 5pm, at 632-3373 to purchase packages.
Cirque du Soleil is bringing Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour, to Jacksonville on March 7 and 8 at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. In partnership with the Estate of Michael Jackson, this once-in-a-lifetime electrifying production will use Cirque du Soleil creativity to give fans a unique view into the spirit, passion and heart of the artistic genius who forever transformed global pop culture. Tickets are $64.80- $195.40. Call (800) 745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com for tickets.
The second season of the Jacksonville Giants ABA Basketball team tips off December 3 with season tickets affordably priced as low as $4 per game with 12 games scheduled at the Jacksonville Arena.
More ticket ideas:
Jan 19- 22 Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, 353-3309
Jan 28 Elvis Lives Times-Union Center, 632-3373
Jan 31 Jimmy Buffett Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, 353-3309
Feb 2 Kelly Clarkson Times-Union Center- Moran Theater, 632-3373
Feb 9 They Might Be Giants Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 209-0346
Feb 10 Jeff Dunham Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, 353-3309
March 2 Harlem Globetrotters Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, 353-3309
March 19 Bill Clinton St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 471-1965
March 20 Tony Bennett St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 471-1965
April 29 Bill Cosby Times-Union Center- Moran Theater, 632-3373