X in Concert at the Backyard Stage

Thursday, May 11, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. at St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Seminal West Coast punk band X celebrates its 40th anniversary with a concert at the Amphitheatre's Backyard Stage.

Past the Lighthouse going south, on the left.
1340a A1A South, St. Augustine, FL, 32080
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  • Please Note: This event is from 2017.

    Seminal punk band X will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a national tour featuring a performance at the Backyard Stage of the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Thursday, May 11, 2017. Original band members Exene Cervenka, John Doe, Billy Zoom, and D.J. Bonebrake will all perform at this concert.

    X was one of the most influential bands to come out of the punk movement during the late 1970s, and now, more than three decades later, the group continues to create groundbreaking and relevant music.

    X's early albums (Los Angeles, Wild Gift, and Under the Big Sun) were dark in nature, exploring and celebrating the "L.A. Noir" world they inhabited at the time. More recent albums (Ain't Love Grand, See How We Are, Hey Zeus!, and Unclogged) demonstrate the ways in which this innovative punk band has evolved over its 40-year career.

    For more information about X and this Backyard Stage concert, please visit here.

    Admission: General Admission Standing Room tickets are $30.00 if purchased in advance and $35.00 if purchased on the day of the show.

    When: Thursday, May 11, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 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.

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