Earth, Wind & Fire
Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at St. Augustine Amphitheatre
Please Note: This event is from 2017.
The St. Augustine Amphitheatre will present legendary R&B group Earth, Wind & Fire in concert on Thursday, March 9, 2017.
Begun in Chicago in 1969, Earth, Wind & Fire is America’s seventh top-selling musical group of all time. The Grammy award-winning R&B band has transcended categories and created its own signature sound and soul as a force of music in the 20th century.
Earth, Wind & Fire has released 23 albums, recorded eight #1 R&B singles and eight Double Platinum Top 10 Pop Albums, earned more than 50 Gold and Platinum albums, and sold over 90 million albums worldwide. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000 and earned the Grammy’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016.
Three of the group’s principle members — Philip Bailey, Verdine White, and Ralph Johnson — have earned honorary doctorate degrees at Berklee College of Music, and Philip Bailey released his memoir about the band, Shining Star, in 2014.
Admission: Ticket prices are $94.00 for Seated Pit, $79.00 for Level 100, $64.00 for Level 200, and $54.00 for Level 300 and Obstructed View seats. See seating chart below.
When: Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
Where: St. Augustine Amphitheatre is located at 1340 A1A South in St. Augustine, FL 32080.
Parking Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is located on Anastasia Island next to Anastasia State Park. Limited paid parking is available in the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Main Lot, but only with advance purchase of a Premium Parking ticket. Free satellite parking areas are located within one mile of the Amphitheatre, at R.B. Hunt Elementary and at Anastasia State Park (see map below).
Shuttle Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre shuttle system begins its run 45 minutes prior to show time. The shuttle will pick up event patrons at four designated shuttle stops: the R.B. Hunt Elementary School Soccer Field, the west entrance of the Anastasia State Park Main Parking Lot, the Loop at the Anastasia State Park, and the entrance of the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. To see the full shuttle route, please see the map below.
Shuttles will run continuously until approximately 45 minutes after the scheduled start time of a concert. For anyone wanting to leave prior to the end of a show, shuttles will begin taking people back to the satellite parking areas one hour before the event is over. The driver will not depart the Amphitheatre until the shuttle is more than 50% full.