Entertainment Cruise Productions, LLC and The Smooth Jazz Cruise announced today that George Benson, one of the most influential crossover musicians in contemporary jazz, R&B and pop, will perform at The Frederick Brown, Jr. Amphitheater in Peachtree City, GA on Friday, June 1, 2012 to help launch The Smooth Jazz Cruise: The Greatest Party at Sea 2013. Tickets will go on sale Friday, March 2, 2012 at 10:00AM EST and are available at The Fred box office, Ticket Alternative outlets, via the Ticket Alternative phone line (800.745.3000) and online at http://www.ticketalternative.com.
Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater has established itself as one of the leading outdoor entertainment venues in the metro Atlanta area and has hosted hometown favorites, national and touring acts for more than thirty years. For a unique and intimate concert experience in Peachtree City, we invite you to visit The Fred!
It is an outdoor amphitheater that seats approximately 2,500 and is the major concert venue in Peachtree City. It is owned and operated by the City of Peachtree City. Local residents often refer to it as “The Fred” and it is an outdoor amphitheater named in honor of former Peachtree City mayor and community favorite Fredrick Brown Jr.
“The Fred” features a summer concert series that include national and international singing stars as well as many past and present music legends. The amphitheater also feature summer movies and theatrical productions and “The Fred” is a community favorite for those who live in Peachtree City.
Fredrick Brown Jr. is the former mayor and resident of Peachtree City since 1973 and he is still alive. He was the mayor of Peachtree City from 1982 until 1992. He was also a pilot for the U.S. Navy and served in World War II. He has flown DC-6 aircraft all over the world.