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Stars at the Shell Fundraiser 7/9 + 10/15

Photo: Amanda Hill

You can enjoy two fantastic concerts at the Levitt Shell with proceeds benefitting the free concerts and events held at the Shell each year. They’ll also give you a chance to enjoy the newly renovated Levitt Shell!

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings at the Levitt Shell

First, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings will bring rhythm and soul to the stage on July 9 at 6:30 pm with general admission costing $20 in advance, $25 at the gate. Sharon Jones received a Grammy nomination for her album Give the People What They Want in 2014 and the band has traveled the world for more than a decade.

Get tickets to see Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings here.


Mavis Staples and St. Paul & The Broken Bones will bring star power to the Shell on October 15th at 6pm. Mavis Staples is a historic gospel singer from one of the greatest family bands, The Staple Singers. St. Paul & The Broken Bones were raised on gospel music and show their gospel connection through their gritty soul sound.

General admission costs $45 in advance and $50 at the door. VIP tickets provide complimentary signature cocktails, drinks, and dinner in the new Community Square at the Levitt Shell at 6 pm, reserved parking, special seating, and a cash bar during the concert. VIP tickets cost $150.

Get tickets to see Mavis Staples and St. Paul & The Broken Bones here.

Food and drinks will be sold at the concert and you can bring your lawn chairs and blankets. No outside food or beverages are allowed for either show.

Go here to see the list of upcoming free Levitt Shell shows.