weekend of music, food and fun on Jekyll Island this August for Rodney
Atkins’ America’s Heroes Celebration Weekend. Dedicated to the brave men
and women who serve in our nation’s military, this weekend celebration
will bring together families and friends for several exciting events
including a spotlight for one of the biggest names in country music.
variety of venues around the island, ending with a concert from country
music all-star Rodney Atkins. On Sunday, August 18, Atkins will rock
the stage of the Jekyll Island Convention Center to entertain crowds in a
mega-salute to the men and women of our military.
Center stage with songs off his yet-to-be-released new album, in
addition to hits such as “Take a Back Road,” “Farmer’s Daughter” and
“These are My People.” Atkins will take the stage at 5 p.m., following
opening act Rose Falcon, who will begin at 4 p.m.
will be $39 for General Admission, $29 for Military Appreciation General
Admission, $54 for Regular Reserved Seating, and $44 for Military
Appreciation Reserved Seating. Only a limited amount of tickets will be
On Friday, August 16, the Jekyll Island Club Hotel and Morgan
Center will host the Carolina Breakers for the Golden Isles Shag Club’s
annual Shag-A-Ganza. You can catch them again on Saturday at the free
Jekyll Island Beach Party alongside DJ Wayne Bennett while enjoying cool
libations, food and games. Later that night, headliner Dean Torrence,
of Jan & Dean Torrence, will light up the stage at the Jekyll Island
Convention Center at 7 p.m.