May is here and the concerts are still up and coming here in the Ark-la-tex!
MUSIC CITY TEXAS THEATER – LINDEN, TX
May 10th – Marty Stuart
Mix a little rock with some honky tonk and add some traditional country music and you get Marty Stuart. The multi-award winning songwriter and singer comes to Northeast Texas along with his Fabulous Superlatives. VIP packages are available. Get tickets here.
May 25th – Gene Watson
If you want ‘Real. Country. Music.” look no further than Gene Watson. He’s best known for “Love in the Hot Afternoon.” He has a powerful voice and a great multi-octive range. Get tickets here.
MONROE CIVIC CENTER ARENA – MONROE, LA
May 18th – Southern Revival feat. Yolanda Adams
Five Time Grammy Award winning, Yolanda Adams will be performing live at the Monroe Civic Center in Monroe! It is an “Revive your Spirit” event with Dr. Jarrod Bottley from Young Chapel Church presenting a message. In addition, there will Gospel Workshop with Alexander Chapter of Legendary Gospel Writes of America. You don’t want to miss this evening of Gospel expression and rejuvenation. Get tickets here.
DIAMONDJACKS CASINO AND RESORT – BOSSIER CITY, LA
May 26th – Craig Morgan
Multi-Renaissance man, Craig Morgan is starting his tour with his studio album, “A Whole Lot More to me.” As a veteran of the United States Army, Morgan began his music career in 2000 with Atlantic Records. This country music is known for hits like, “That’s What I Love About Sunday,” International Harvester,” and “Bonfire.” Morgan says that, he has gotten a “renewed energy with this record” and is the pinnacle of his career with producing, singing and touring. You don’t want to miss this emotional, heartfelt artist perform. Get tickets here.
EL DORADO MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM – EL DORADO, AR
May 4th – David Phelps World Tour
Multi-Platinum, Dove and Grammy Award winning vocalists, David Phelps is going on tour! With his vocal range extending to three octave ranges, Phelps is a brilliant recording artists. He comes from a musical family and had a natural gift to sing at an young age growing up in Nashville, Tennessee. He has been on the #1 Billboards’ Music Video Charts with his rendition of O Holy Night in 2012 and The Beatles’ Eight Days a Week. His latest’s recording has been a Hymnal which is lead by his artistry developed in church. You don’t want to miss the musically gifted artist who will perform and make you fell at home all at once. Get tickets here.
MARGARTIVILLE RESORT AND CASINO – BOSSIER CITY, LA
May 24th – Cajun Jamboree feat. Chubby Carrier & Jamie Bergeron
During Memorial Day Weekend, ” Cajun Jamboree” featuring Zydeco legends Jamie Bergeron & the Kickin’ Cajuns Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band will be performing at Margaretville casino. Since the early 2000’s, Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin’ Cajuns have been rocking out together and became the south Louisiana’s most popular musical acts as well as been awarded the “Times of Acadian’s” Best Cajun Band 15 years in row! The high energy, swamp funky zydeco sound of the Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band will also perform on the same stage and bring their bluesy, rock roll style to make an epic performance. You don’t want to miss this festive event and collaboration. Get tickets here.
May 25th – Blackberry Smoke
Blackberry Smoke is a two time Billboard chart-topping country, classic rock, blues, and folk band. The group has been together since 2000 and consists of: vocalists/lead guitarist Charlie Starr, guitarist/vocalist Paul Jackson, bassist/vocalist Richard Turner, drummer Brit Turner and keyboardist Brandon Still. There album tour “Find a Light,” illustrates the chemistry of the band the harmony and recording they do together as bandmates. You don’t want to miss this harmonious band perform! Get tickets here.
RIVERDOME AT HORSESHOE CASINO AND HOTEL – BOSSIER CITY, LA
May 24th – Dustin Lynch
He’s a young up-and-coming country music artist. He’s recently released a new album called “Ridin’ Roads.” Come see one of the hottest country music acts around. Get tickets here.
May 31st – REO Speedwagon
The rock icons come to the Ark-La-Tex and many “Can’t Fight this Feeling” to get tickets. They’ve sold more than 40 million records and performed for millions since 1967. Rock fans will instantly recognize songs like “Keep on Loving You” and “Roll with the Changes” and more. Get tickets here.
SHREVEPORT MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM – SHREVEPORT, LA
May 11th – Chonda Pierce
She’s known in the comedic world as “The Country Comic.” Her combination of Southern charm and wit will keep you laughing all night long. Joining her will be special guest Karyn Williams. Buy tickets here.
If more concerts in May pop up, we’ll add them to the list. For more fun things to do around the Ark-La-Tex, click here.