LOCATION: Fort Mose Historic State Park

Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series: Count Basie Orchestra Live from Fort Mose Historic State Park

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  • 15 Fort Mose Trail
  • St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Admission: Tickets are $65-$115
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
February 18, 2022

The Count Basie Orchestra, a 16 to 18 piece big band and one of the most prominent jazz performing groups of the swing era, take the stage at the inaugural Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series on February 18. Gates open at 6 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $65-$115. Fort Most Historic State Park, 15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine. To purchase tickets, visit www.discoverfortmose.com.

Fort Mose Historic State Park will be the host of the inaugural Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series from February 11 to February 25. To honor the history and celebrate the cultural significance of Fort Mose, the Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series will be comprised of six unforgettable performances over three weeks in February from some of the biggest names in their respective genres.

Proceeds of this series will support the construction of an on-site fort representation and development of additional interpretive resources. The original fort was destroyed during the Battle of Bloody Mose in 1740.