Over the past couple of years, live music has been on hold and it’s been a tough blow to us, music lovers. Now that things are starting to turn around, our favorite acts are hitting the road again and many of them are playing near our apartments near Austin Landing. Here are some awesome venues near Austin Springs and some of the artists, bands, and events that you can see live this year.
Wright State University Nutter Center
Less than half a mile from our apartments near Austin Landing is the Wright State University’s Nutter Center. This multi-purpose arena hosts the school’s basketball team but also serves as a music venue for touring bands, musicians, and other live events. With a capacity of over 10,000, this venue has seen acts such as the Eagles, Phish, Dire Straits, Kiss, and more. Purchase tickets, view the event calendar, and more on the Nutter Center website.
J.D. Legends is your go-to destination for parties, bowling, and concerts—and it’s just over 10 minutes from Austin Springs. The JD Legends Complex hosts concerts rain or shine and has seen some of the biggest names in music. Blues Traveler, Travis Tritt, Lonestar, Coolio, and Merle Haggard are just a few of the names that have graced their marquee. See who’s playing next and purchase tickets on the JD Legends website.
Open since 1950, the Hobart Arena seats just over 5,200 people and has a rich history of incredible performances such as Elvis Presley, Liberace, and Nat King Cole. With low ceilings and a cozy vibe, this intimate venue is still hosting some of your favorite artists and musicians today. Keep an eye out on who’s coming next on the Hobart Arena website.
Ohio’s premiere neighborhood outdoor entertainment venue is just 20 minutes from our apartments near Austin Landing. The Fraze Pavilion has been open since 1991 and can seat up to 4,300 people. From national and international acts to $5 and free concerts, this super fun venue always has something going on. Fitz and the Tantrums, Travis Tritt, and the I Love the 90s Tour are just a few of the upcoming shows. See who else is playing, purchase tickets, and more on the Fraze Pavillion website.
Live music is back and better than ever so get out there and enjoy yourself at these awesome venues nearby. Swing by Austin Springs today and see why you should call it “home.”