I think we can all agree that nothing compares to lounging with your favorite people surrounded by stellar live music in the summertime. It only gets better when you add delicious food, drinks and local flair to the mix. Jeff & Blues is the spot to be with live happenings planned all season long. Read on for a sneak peek + mark your calendars for the exciting events coming soon.
Good vibes + local tunes
With major acts like Stevie Nicks, Luke Bryan and Jack White in the books, Orion Amphitheater has been one of the coolest additions to the Huntsville music scene.
Nestled on Orion’s campus in Apollo Park is Jeff & Blues—your new favorite place to find stellar local live music and good times all around.
Jeff & Blues has no shortage of cold drinks, live tunes and friendly faces. Known as the “dive barn”, you’ll feel right at home from the moment you step in.
What you’ll experience
In case you missed it, here’s a taste of what awaits you at Jeff & Blue’s live music events. Their most recent shindig, Jams N Brews, was a lively time with three local bands, summertime specials from Yellowhammer Brewing and Alabama BBQ from Gary’s Unique BBQ Truck.
All music lovers know that there’s a certain charm to seeing local acts that you can’t get anywhere else. Jeff & Blues uplifts local artists through laid back shows and events, and it’s always a great spot to hang.
The best part? Jeff & Blues has all new events to attend in June—read on for dates and details.
June 6 — Quarterly Music Meetup
Great scenes from Jeff & Blues Jam N Brews on Sunday, May 28. (Michael Seale / Hville Blast)
If you’ve got interest in the Huntsville music scene, this is one of the best ways you can help keep it alive and thriving. The Huntsville Music Office is hosting its first Quarterly Music Meetup at Jeff & Blues on June 6.
This free event is a great way to socialize and get involved with the city’s music initiatives. You’ll have the opportunity to connect and network with Huntsville’s Music Officer, members of the Huntsville Music Board, the tvg hospitality team and various others in Huntsville’s growing music and creative communities.
Plus, reps from the Huntsville Hospital Music Therapy Program will be there to share insight into the depth and value of music therapy in the hospital system.
- When: Tuesday, June 6 | 6-8PM
- Where: Jeff & Blues, 703 Amphitheater Dr NW, Huntsville, AL 35805
June 11 — First installment of Acoustic Afternoons
Come be a part of Jeff & Blue’s first artist series, Acoustic Afternoons, where local singer-songwriters across many genres will perform original sets on the patio Sundays from 3-5PM.
These easygoing live shows will continue through the summer as part of tvg hospitality’s commitment to supporting the growing Huntsville music scene. Ready to dive into the June lineup? Here’s who’s taking the stage:
NOTE: Acoustic Afternoons will not occur on Orion concert days and during full campus community events.
June 21 — International Make Music Day
Join more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries participating in International Make Music Day on June 21 when you stop by this community-driven event.
Jeff & Blues will team up with the Huntsville Music Office and Huntsville Hospital Music Therapy Program to encourage people of all ages and abilities to come together and make music.
This free, live music celebration includes various venues across the city. Jeff & Blues will be hosting funk, Americana, blues and bluegrass acts from 8:30-11:30PM. Stay tuned for the lineup!
Psst… local musicians looking to participate can be enter a “matchmaking” database for both artists and venues. Check it out.
Plan your visit
What are ya waiting for? Gather your crew and head to Rocket City’s one and only dive barn.
- Address: 703 Amphitheater Dr NW, Huntsville, AL 35805
- Hours: Thursdays 4PM-12AM, Fridays 3PM-2AM, Saturdays 12PM-2AM, Sundays 11AM-9PM
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While Jeff & Blues is only open to ticketholders of Orion concerts before and during shows, they regularly host late night parties following shows that are open to the public.