LOCATION: Fort Mose Historic State Park

Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series: Rhiannon Giddens Live from Fort Mose Historic State Park

RHIANNON GIDDENS
  • 15 Fort Mose Trail
  • St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Admission: $42-$92
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
February 18, 2023

The acclaimed musician Rhiannon Giddens uses her art to excavate the past and reveal bold truths about our present. A MacArthur “Genius Grant” recipient, Giddens co-founded the Grammy Award-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops, and she has been nominated for six additional Grammys for her work as a soloist and collaborator. She was most recently nominated for her collaboration with multi-instrumentalist Francesco Turrisi, there is no Other (2019).

Rhiannon Giddens performs live at the Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series on February 18. Gates open at 6 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $42-$92. Fort Most Historic State Park, 15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine. www.discoverfortmose.com

Fort Mose Historic State Park host the 2nd annual Fort Mose Jazz & Blues Series from February 10 to February 19. 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 two 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.