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Florida’s Most Famous Band Lynyrd Skynyrd to Perform Friday October 23rd

Jacksonville’s own Lynyrd Skynyrd is arguably Florida’s most famous band. Their blend of Layered guitars and their unique blend of blues – rock made them the definitive southern rock band. In addition to selling millions of records around the world, their classic hits like “Freebird”, “Sweet Home Alabama” & “Gimme Three Steps” have become American Anthems across the country and have embedded the band into American Culture. These southern rock legends continue the legacy that started 35 years ago and will be playing their classics as well as new material.  

        Other hits include “What’s your name”, “Traveling Man”, “Tuesdays Gone” & “Saturday Night Special”.

WHEN:                    FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2009, SHOW STARTS AT 8:00 pm

WHERE:                  ST. AUGUSTINE AMPHITHEATRE, 1340 C A1A SOUTH, ST. AUGUSTINE FL 32080

ON SALE:                FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 4TH AT 10:00 AM

PRICES:                   Tickets are $90.00, $70.00, & $60.00 & $40.00

Ticket link             http://www.ticketmaster.com/St-Augustine-Amphitheatre-tickets-St-Augustine/venue/279079

For more information, please contact:       

Dan Larson – St. Johns Cultural Events Division                                        904 209 0366     dlarson@sjcfl.us         

For interview requests, please contact:

Mary Michael – Webster PR –                                                            615-777-6995 ext. 23   mary@websterpr.com

For High Res Photos, Please visit:                          

http://ftp.bocc.co.st-johns.fl.us/amphitheatre/pictures/LYNYRD%20SKYNYRD/

OTHER SJC EVENTS ON SALE

SATURDAY & SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 5 & 6                       THE GOLDEN DRAGON ACROBATS PERFORM “CIRQUE D’OR”

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 29                                                 THE DECEMBERISTS

SATURDAY OCTOBER 3                                                      STONE TEMPLE PILOTS

SUNDAY OCTOBER 4                                                          ALAN JACKSON

SUNDAY OCTOBER 11                                                      THIRD DAY  

SUNDAY OCTOBER 24                                                        BONNIE RAITT

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