Country Rocks the Beach, presented by Budweiser, will be the largest county music concert Amelia Island and Nassau County has ever seen!
The concert benefits over 40 non-profit organizations in the region, by selling admission tickets, at a total amount of $105,000.
The event is free for members of our military!
Fernandina Beach will be center stage of the inaugural concert held June 22nd, 2013. For the first time in Nassau County’s history, major country superstars will be entertaining thousands of fans! Craig Morgan, Dustin Lynch and The Lacs will be headlining this years event and will be accompanied by up and comers; Lauren Elise, Aaron Taylor, Rion Paige and Jamie Davis.
Headlining the concert is country music star Craig Morgan who served 12 years in the Army and is still in the Army Reserve. Craig will also be donating over $15,000 in concert tickets to active duty military in the Jacksonville and South Georgia region. Throughout Craig’s wildly successful career, he has produced the hit songs, to name a few, “That’s What I Love About Sunday,” “Redneck Yacht Club,” “This ‘Ole Boy,” “Bonfire,” and the most recent “More Trucks Than Cars.”
Dustin Lynch, the singer of smash hits “Cowboys and Angels,” “She Cranks My Tractor,” and “Wild In Your Smile” brings an interesting, yet exciting bit of news to the event. Dustin will be coming back to his family’s hometown! Labeled as the next George Strait is one of country music’s hottest young stars. Amelia island is excited to welcome him and his family back home!
The 2013 Country Rocks The Beach Benefit Concert is not only presenting a one of a kind event to North Florida and South Georgia, but they’re reach to non-profit organizations is second to none. In the first year of the event, Country Rocks the Beach and its Circle of Friends, will donate $105,000 to the non profit organizations, youth associations and foundations of North Florida and South Georgia. Some of the foundations benefitting are; Boys & Girls Club of Northeast Florida, First Coast No More Homeless Pets, ARK of Nassau, Yulee Pop Warner and Little League, Wesconnect Youth Association, Barnabus. 40 total organizations have been the beneficiaries of Country Rocks the Beach.
Country Rocks the Beach will be on June 22nd, 2013. The gates will open at 3:00 PM with Lauren Elise kicking off the music fest at 3:30. Craig Morgan will be the headline and last act of the night at 9:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased for $30, $35 and $40 at outlets; Red Otter, Gone Gorgeous, Elizabeth’s Trading Company, Murray’s Grille, Salon EllaPar, Callahan BBQ, Hour of Bliss Massage Studio or Callie Kay’s General Store. Tickets may also be purchased on Ticket Master.
Here is the lineup:
Gates open at 3 pm.
Lauren Elise will perform at 3:30 pm
Aaron Taylor will perform at 4:30 pm
Jamie Davis/Rion Page will perform at 5:30 pm
The LACS will perform at 6:30 pm
Dustin Lynch will perform at 8:00 pm
Craig Morgan will perform at 9:30 pm
If you are interested in getting involved as a circle of friend member or a chance to get front row tickets and backstage passes, contact Kyle Roosen at (603) 660-6199 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Non-profit groups benefitting from the concert include:
Big Brothers Big Sisters, Chamber Music Festival, MGA, 8 Flags Playscapes, Hilliard HS, West Nassau HS, Boys & Girls Club North Florida, Habitat For Hummanity, First Coast HS, CC casa Program, Camden House, Mathews House, Yulee HS, Safe Animal Shelter, Barnabas, Cats Angels, Chamber of Commerce, Yulee Hornets, camden church, Camden County Family/Children Services, Miracle League of Camden County, Ark of Nassau, Nassau Bowling center, Communty theater, callahan little league, Wesconnect Youth Association, Journey Church, Ben Burns Foundation, Callahan Youth Soccer, Grand Park Athletic Assoc., Hilliard Little League, Callahan Pop Warner, yulee little league, No More Homeless pets, Callahan Boy Scouts, and Fernandina Little League.
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