The Jackson Generals (Class AA; Southern League) are lining up future concerts at The Ballpark at Jackson, striking an agreement with Grand Slam Presents that calls for 13 shows over the next five years. The agreement begins in 2020.
“We are excited to partner with Grand Slam Presents as they are a proven leader in the entertainment industry,” said Generals GM Marcus Sabata. “The Ballpark at Jackson is a great venue to watch a baseball game but it is also a fantastic concert venue. We look forward to continuing our efforts to bring events that improve the quality of life and provide economic impact to Jackson and West Tennessee.”
Over recent years, The Ballpark at Jackson has featured headlining names in the country and pop music industry including Willie Nelson and Allison Krauss in 2019, along with Jake Owen and Nelly in 2018.
“Grand Slam Presents is thrilled about our new partnership with the Jackson Generals. They have a great facility and an excellent staff to work with,” said Promoter Denny Baxter. “The Jackson community has shown a commitment to supporting a variety of shows at the ballpark with their recent concert history and we look forward to continuing that success with the presentation of some future quality shows we all can be excited about.”
Information on upcoming concerts, headliners, and ticketing will be made available through the Jackson Generals social media channels and at jacksongeneralsbaseball.com.