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Boogie Down On Blackwater in Milton FL

This Friday, April 5, kicks off the Spring series of Band On the Blackwater. Nestled up along the Blackwater Riverwalk in Downtown Milton, you’ll find live music, tasty food options, and a good time for the whole family. This is a Spring Concert series you won’t want to miss.


The series offers a variety of music from local favorites to national touring bands. Bluegrass, country, blues, and rock and roll will be performed on the City of Milton’s mobile stage at Jernigan’s Landing.

Held on the west bank of the beautiful Blackwater River, the Bands on the Blackwater Concert Series offers the best live music on the Gulf Coast in a picturesque, family-friendly setting.

Event Details:

Date & Time: 7:00-9:00 PM on Friday nights listed above.

Location: Jernigan’s Landing, 5158 South Willing Street, Milton.

Need to know: Plenty of parking is available in the downtown area, or you can even come by boat and join the “Milton Navy” anchored in the river.

As an outdoor event, the concerts are subject to weather. Notices of cancellations will be made via our marketing sponsors and on our Facebook Page as soon as possible.

Blankets, chairs, and coolers are welcome. No glass containers are allowed. Dancing is highly encouraged! Dogs are allowed if on a leash or under strict verbal commands. Please help keep this event open to dogs by picking up after your pooch and keeping them under control at all times.

Smoking and or vaping is not allowed in the event area. Please be considerate of your fellow “Bands Fans” and smoke or vape in a designated area only. Designated smoking areas are the gravel parking lot on the north side of the event area and along the south side of Pine Street.

Leave nothing but your feet! Green garbage cans are located around the main seating area. Restrooms are provided, but please, no pets in the restroom (except properly identified and working service animals).

A tasty array of food vendors will be on-site each week. You can find the vendors for each show listed in the announcements for that week’s concert on the Bands On The Blackwater Facebook page. Unauthorized vendors/solicitors are not allowed. Outside food is allowed.

Food Truck vendors for this week:

3-D Eats & Tea Pensacola – Burgers and sandwiches fresh off the grill!

Ăn Ăn Food Truck – Vietnamese Fusion!

Des’ Tacos Bowls and Rolls – Street tacos, nachos, bowls, and more!

Outlaw BBQ & Eatery – Serving up the best in BBQ!

Simply Pretzels – Homemade, fresh-baked German Pretzels!

Snowbiz Shaved Ice – Fluffiest Ice, great flavors!

The Thirsty Ranch – Mocktails, iced beverages, and more!

Wacked Out Weiner Pensacola – Hand-crafted specialty hotdogs, sausages, fries, and nachos.

Alcohol is allowed at the concerts (again, no glass containers, please). Please consume responsibly. Bands on the Blackwater is a family-friendly event, though patrons are allowed to BYOB.

Vendors interested in participating in Bands on the Blackwater or other Milton events should send an email to Events@miltonfl.org. Currently, the City of Milton’s Events program is looking for food trucks that serve Hispanic or Asian-themed dishes.

For more information, visit their page on Facebook: BandsOnTheBlackwater