A BENEFIT CONCERT FOR BILL EDWARDS FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS’ YOUTH PERFORMING ARTS PROGRAM AT THE MAHAFFEY THEATER
APRIL 28 | 7 P.M. TO 10 P.M.
St. Petersburg, FL (March 3, 2023) – Join us on April 28 on the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater Plaza for this Spring’s Party on the Plaza!
This special benefit concert features the Greg Billings Band with proceeds going directly to the art education program, Class Acts. Class Acts is program created to provide students with a field trip to The Mahaffey Theater where they learn classroom subjects via a live theater performance. The program is in its 30th season and teaches Florida core curriculum, and allows Pre-K through 8th grade students to experience the performing arts.
Tickets for this outdoor fundraiser and festival featuring vendors, food trucks, live music by Greg Billings Band are on sale now. Purchase your tickets by April 21 for special early bird pricing of $25. Tickets purchased after April 21, or purchased at the door on April 28 will be $30. Tickets can be purchased online, at our box office, or by calling Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts at (727) 300-2000. For more information on this event including a list of vendors, please visit TheMahaffey.com.
Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful view of Tampa Bay with musical guest, Greg Billings Band who came out of retirement especially to do this concert for Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts. Greg Billings has become the quintessential front man recognized for his unique vocal tonality, and his ability to grab any audience’s attention. Backed-up by a solid band of expert musicians, the Greg Billings Band brings smiles to the faces of live music lovers everywhere.
Want to support our mission further? Special VIP Experience tickets are available! This VIP ticket includes priority seating in the VIP Section, party favors, complimentary preferred parking, private restrooms, light hors d’oeuvres, one free premium beverage, and access to premium liquors. VIP tickets are $75 per person and proceeds go directly to supporting the Class Acts Youth Performance Series. Members of Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts can purchase VIP tickets for $50 each.
Thank you to our Sponsor, Suncoast Prosperity Advisors, a leading Tampa Bay wealth management firm. Learn more about them at suncoastequity.com.
Please Note: No outside food or beverages are allowed on premise for this event. This includes personal coolers. You will be asked to return these items to your vehicle. Lawn Chairs & Blankets are permitted for this event. We ask that you kindly refrain from bringing pets.
About the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater
The Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater, under the management of Big3 Entertainment, is one of Tampa Bay’s top-rated performing arts venues. Home to the Florida Orchestra, the world class Mahaffey Theater hosts top-quality national and international artists and performances – pop, rock, comedy, theater, dance, classical and interactive engagements and exhibitions. Located in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg, the 2,031-seat cultural jewel boasts spectacular waterfront views and is located only minutes away from white sandy beaches and world-renowned museums.
About Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts
Bill Edwards Foundation for the Arts supports performing arts programming at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater. Our mission is to educate, engage and entertain everyone in our community through culturally diverse performances. We present inspiring arts education programs, community outreach initiatives, live mainstage performances and concerts, as well as special events for the enjoyment of the entire community.