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Britt Presents comes together for summer 2021, announcing eight amazing concerts ranging from big beards to the “Empress of Soul”

Published: June 14, 2021

Britt Music & Arts Festival is excited to announce its first set of concerts for the 2021 Britt Presents season. In the first of two announcements, Britt invites music lovers to “Come Together” and enjoy a wide variety of musical artists including the classic blues-rock of ZZ Top, Britt fan favorites Pink Martini featuring China Forbes, and the “Empress of Soul” herself – Gladys Knight. Other artists announced in the line-up include modern bluegrass-inspired Trampled By Turtles, bluesman Keb’ Mo’ and Band, alternative pop band Fitz & the Tantrums, a night of reggae with the Good Vibes Summer Tour 2021: Rebelution + Special Guests, and classic rockers Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo. It promises to be an amazing comeback!

“We are extremely excited that we are able to return to the Britt hill this summer,” says President & CEO, Donna Briggs. “We’re ready to celebrate the ability to gather together again and share the joy of music with friends and community!”

Britt will announce more concerts during the next month with a Britt Festival Orchestra season announcement on June 25 and a second Britt Presents announcement on July 14. A special series of six free Britt Festival Orchestra concerts has already been announced: Brush: Music in the Woodlands, a commissioned piece by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, Caroline Shaw, that will be performed along the Jacksonville Woodlands Trail system above the Britt Pavilion.

There will be a Member presale before tickets go on sale to the general public at 10:00 AM. Monday, June 28. Dates for the presale are:

June 14 – 20: Members may submit orders

June 21: Orders processed according to membership level

June 28: General public sales begin

Tickets and more information can be found at, or you can call or email the Box Office at 541-773-6077 or

The 2021 Britt Presents concerts announced today are:

Tuesday, August 3: Gladys Knight

Wednesday, August 4: Keb’ Mo’ and Band   

Thursday, August 12: Trampled by Turtles

Tuesday, August 17: ZZ Top

Tuesday, August 24: Fitz & The Tantrums

Saturday, August 28: Pink Martini featuring China Forbes

Sunday, August 29: Good Vibes Summer Tour 2021: Rebelution + Special Guests

Wednesday, September 1: Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo