Bands on the Blackwater



The City of Milton is proud to announce the Fall 2022 Bands on the Blackwater Concert Series.

The Spring Series offers a variety of music from local favorites to national touring bands. Bluegrass, country, blues and rock and roll will be performed on the stage in Downtown Milton. 

The schedule is as follows:

September 2 -Disco Kiss

September 9 -  Blue Levee

September 16 - Jordan Chase

September 23 - Adam Calvert

September 30 -Stephanie Leigh Hall

October 7 - Johnny Hayes and the Loveseats

October 14 - Jessie Ritter

October 21 - JoJo Pres

October 28 - The Modern Eldorados

We wish to thank those who help make Bands on the Blackwater possible. 

BOTB is presented by: Santa Rosa Medical Center & Relax in Navarre Beach.

The Series is Sponsored by: Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Milton Florida, Relax in Navarre Beach, Cumulus Media, and Magic 106.1, Jet 100.7, Soft Rock 94.1, 102.7 WXBM Country, 104.9 WCOA, 1370 AM, Humana, Krewe of Airship Pirates, Santa Rosa Corrections, Florida Health Santa Rosa County, Live Music Productions, Bravo Print & Promo, iHeartMilton, A Joyful Noise Music Store, Beardless Brew Haus, Boomerang Pizza, and Blackwater Truss Systems.

 Our honored non-profit for the season is: Pensacola Habitat for Humanity.

Held at Jernigan’s Landing on the west bank of the beautiful Blackwater River, the Bands on the Blackwater Concert Series offers the best live music on the Gulf Coast in a picturesque, family-friendly setting. 

All concerts are held from 7-9 p.m. on the Friday nights listed on the schedule. 

The address of Jernigan’s Landing is: 5158 South Willing Street, Milton. 

Plenty of parking is available in the downtown area, or you can even come by boat and join the “Milton Navy” anchored in the river. As an outdoor event, the concerts are subject to weather. We will make every effort to present each show as scheduled, including minor delays, but the safety of the public is our primary concern. 

Notices of cancellations will be made via our marketing sponsors and on our Facebook Page as soon as possible.

Blankets, chairs, and coolers are welcome. No glass containers are allowed. Dancing is highly encouraged!!! Dogs are allowed if on a leash or under strict verbal commands. Please help us keep this event open to dogs by picking up after your pooch and keeping them under control at all times. 

Smoking and or vaping is not allowed in the event area. Please be considerate of your fellow "Bands Fans" and smoke or vape in a designated area only. Please use the cigarette butt receptacles provided at each designated area for your convenience. 

Please remove all trash when you leave. Green garbage cans are located around the main seating area. Restrooms are provided, but please, no pets in the restroom (except properly identified and working service dogs). Please use caution at the restrooms, as the doors open outward. 

 Please consider dining with the food vendors that will be on-site each week. They have some great food. The vendors for each show will be listed in the announcements for that week's concert on our Facebook page. Unauthorized vendors/solicitors are not allowed. Outside food is allowed.

Alcohol is allowed at the concerts (again, no glass containers, please). Please consume responsibly. Please keep in mind, Bands on the Blackwater is a family-friendly event. Please help us keep it that way while still allowing patrons to BYOB. 

For more information, please visit our page on Facebook: BandsOnTheBlackwater

Bringing the Best Live Music on the Gulf Coast to Downtown Milton