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Event Series Event Series: District Live Concerts

District Live Concerts

April 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

District Live, a state-of-the-art live music venue at Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Ga., recently added a number of premier comedy and musical artists to the already impressive Spring 2023 line-up.

“We’re thrilled to welcome GRAMMY Award-winning artists and fan favorites to our District Live stage in the heart of Savannah’s Entertainment District,” said Scotty Henley, Director of Entertainment at JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District. “In April and May, audiences will have the opportunity to be entertained by a wide variety of top performers, ranging from America’s Got Talent sensation Preacher Lawson and GRAMMY Award nominee Grace Potter to rising country star Alexandra Kay and Princess Goes, a high-energy band fronted by acclaimed actor Michael C. Hall from ‘Dexter,’ ‘Six Feet Under’ and ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch.’”

District Live recently announced the following performances:

Saturday, April 1 — 7 p.m.
$25 in advance | $30 day of show
Preacher Lawson is a stand-up comedian who became a household name when he made it to the final round of competition on the 12th season of NBC’s America’s Got Talent. His relatable humor also earned him appearances on America’s Got Talent: The Champions and Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions, where he advanced to the finale and received the most votes from fans. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.

Monday, April 17 —  8 p.m.
$20 in advance | $25 day of show
A country music favorite, Alexandra Kay began writing songs at the age of 15 and started her career in hip-hop, R&B and pop before finding her voice in country music. To date, she has performed at the Grand Ole Opry and collaborated with some of the most iconic names in the industry, including Randy Travis and Tim McGraw. Alexandra Kay will bring her Backroad Therapy tour to District Live and perform her hit songs “Backroad Therapy” and “Skip This Part,” which debuted at #1 and #2 respectively on the iTunes country charts. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation. 

HOVVDY with WHITMER THOMAS and girlpuppy
Wednesday, April 19 — 7 p.m.
$20 in advance | $25 day of show
Hovvdy is an indie rock band from Austin, Texas featuring the vocals and artistry of Will Taylor and Charlie Martin. To date, Hovvdy has released albums with Loafer and Lomelda and earned acclaim when their album Cranberry was featured on Pitchfork‘s “Great Records You May Have Missed.” Comedian and voice actor Whitmer Thomas and indie rock artist girlpuppy will join Hovvdy for this special performance. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation. 

Thursday, April 20 — 8 p.m.
$22 in advance | $25 day of show
Featured on Rolling Stone’s 2017 list of “Artists You Need to Know,” Mipso is a folk-bluegrass band defined by the foursome’s layered vocal harmony, expert songwriting and shared inspiration from their North Carolina roots. Since their acclaimed debut with 2013’s Dark Holler Pop, Mipso has performed at countless music festivals, including the noteworthy Clearwater and Shaky Knees Music Festivals, and claimed the #1 spot on Billboard’s bluegrass charts with their album Old Time ReveriePresented in conjunction with Live Nation.

Tuesday, April 25 — 8 p.m.
$27.50 in advance | $30 day of show
Tickets on sale February 10, 2023
Comprised of brothers Ronnie and Rob McCoury, as well as fiddler Jason Carter, bassist Alan Bartram and guitarist Cody Kilby, The Travelin’ McCourys are a GRAMMY Award-winning band that is bringing bluegrass into the 21st century with performances that Rolling Stone calls “a sublime combination of rock and bluegrass, contemporary and classic, old and young.” Named the 2018 Instrumental Group of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA), The Travelin’ McCourys have earned top acclaim in the industry and are the only group to have each of its members recognized with at least one IBMA award for his instrument. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.

Friday, May 5 — 8 p.m.
$20 in advance or day of show
In honor of Cinco de Mayo, LPT Salsa Band – a sizzling Jacksonville, Fla.-based 10-piece Afro-Cuban salsa orchestra as well as drink specials to celebrate the holiday, including Tequila Sunrise Margaritas and Bandera de Mexico Mojitos. Widely considered the ambassadors of Salsa and Afro-Cuban music in the Southeast, LPT uses music to bridge gaps between cultures and will deliver a high-energy performance. DJ JB Dizzy from the Tropical de Noche Crew will close out the night with music that’s perfect for dancing. The party will continue until midnight.

“We invite local residents and visitors to put on their dancing shoes for a very special evening celebrating Cinco de Mayo in the heart of Savannah’s Entertainment District,” said Scotty Henley, Director of Entertainment at JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District. “We’re thrilled to present LPT live in concert, along with DJ JB Dizzy, for an unforgettable evening.”

In addition, Savannah Tequila Co. at Plant Riverside District will offer a variety of Cinco de Mayo food and drink specials, from Chicken Pozoles to Cecina Tacos with refried beans, guacamole and queso fresco. To round out the Cinco de Mayo festivities at Plant Riverside District, guests can also enjoy a Flamenco Trio from Miami, Fla., performing live on the Montgomery Park Stage from 6 to 9 p.m.

Saturday, May 6 — 8 p.m.
$25 in advance | $30 day of show
Originally formed as a duo in Reno, Nev., Nick Rattigan and Jacob Rubeck moved to California, where Surf Curse’s multifaceted sound infused with indie, punk, pop and psych rock influences fit perfectly into the Southern California punk scene. The band’s 2013 single “Freaks” found new life on TikTok in 2020 and has since earned over 650 million worldwide streams and Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) platinum certification. The band has performed at Coachella and on top stages around the world. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation. 

Sunday, May 14 — 8 p.m.
$30 in advance | $35 day of show; tickets on sale March 24 at 10 a.m. ET
Princess Goes is a trio comprised of vocalist, lyricist, musician and Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award-winning actor Michael C. Hall (Dexter, Six Feet Under, Hedwig and the Angry Inch), keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie) and drummer

Peter Yanowitz (The Wallflowers, Morningwood). A theatrical sensibility is part of the trio’s DNA, especially in live shows, since the band members met on Broadway during the production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Princess Goes offers a stripped-down synthesizer-and-drum attack and is informed by a wide range of influences, from the glam, experimental, ambient music of David Bowie and Giorgio Moroder’s ‘70s disco productions for Donna Summer to ‘80s new wave dance music and contemporary electronic dance acts like Justice. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation. 

Friday, May 19 — 8 p.m.
$49.50 in advance | $55 day of show
Rock powerhouse Grace Potter stands apart as an acclaimed singer-songwriter who fronted the popular band Grace Potter and the Nocturnals for more than a decade. As a soloist, Potter has collaborated with Kenny Chesney on the GRAMMY Award nominated, platinum-selling hit “You and Tequila” and released her album Daylight, which garnered two additional GRAMMY Award nominations. A seasoned performer known for her powerful voice and captivating live shows, Potter has shared the stage with legendary artists including The Rolling Stones, The Allman Brothers Band, Robert Plant, Willie Nelson, Neil Young and Mavis Staples. Presented in conjunction with Live Nation.

Saturday, May 27 — 8 p.m.
$ 40 in advance | $ 45 day of show
Tickets on sale February 10, 2023
Two-time GRAMMY Award-winner Kurt Elling will be joined by producer-guitarist Charlie Hunter for a special live performance of their jazz album Super Blue, which features a head-turning torrent of high-energy funk, indelible beats and current lyrics. Called “the standout male vocalist of our time” by The New York Times, Elling is known for his rich baritone, four-octave range and compelling storytelling.

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April 1
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Plant Riverside District
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Plant Riverside District
400 West River Street
Savannah, GA 31401 United States
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