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Jason Isbell at Gogue Performing Arts Center Grand Opening Festival

August 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Date: August 23rd, 2019
Time: 8:00 PM

The Jay and Susie Gogue Performing Arts Center at Auburn University will present Grammy Award winners Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit as the headlining artists for a concert at the Amphitheatre at the City of Auburn Lawn and Porch, Friday, Aug. 23, at 8 p.m. The outdoor concert, generously sponsored by the Auburn-Opelika Tourism Bureau, is part of a four-day Grand Opening Festival (Aug. 22–Aug. 25) celebrating the Gogue Center’s inaugural season. Tickets are priced at $20 and will go on sale to the general public on Friday, April 26 by telephone at 334.844.TIXS and online at goguecentertickets.auburn.edu. 

“Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit will provide a high-energy performance for patrons of all ages to attend,” said Amy Miller, director of programming and education for the Gogue Performing Arts Center. “This is a wonderful opportunity for the university and the community to celebrate a highly accomplished Alabama artist—together, under the stars, in our incredible outdoor venue.”

The Gogue Center’s four-day Grand Opening Festival will feature a different musical act each day. In addition to the Friday, Aug. 23 concert, scheduled performances and events include a free outdoor concert for Auburn University students, faculty and staff, hosted by the Auburn University Program Council on Thursday, Aug. 22; a black-tie Grand Opening Fe^te featuring performances by bel canto tenor Santiago Ballerini and Michael Feinstein and Friends on Saturday, Aug. 24; and a free Community Day with local and regional performers on Sunday, Aug. 25. Sunday’s festivities will conclude with a concert by the Robert Cray Band sponsored by Rabren General Contractors for workers who helped with the construction of the Gogue Center.


Gogue Performing Arts Center
910 South College Street
Auburn, AL 36830 United States