FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 8, 2018
Jerry Lee Lewis to Play New Year’s Eve 2018 Concert on Beale Street
Memphis, TN — Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk is pleased to announce that Jerry Lee Lewis will return to Beale Street for a special New Year’s Eve Concert at the one and only Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk, located at 310 Beale Street, on December 31, 2018.
The concert will include an exclusive performance by Jerry Lee Lewis to ring in the New Year. The concert will start at 8:00pm, with the full concert line-up to be announced later this month. The concert is open to the public, with 125 tickets available for purchase through the Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk website jerryleelewismemphis.com/nye2018.
Tickets go on-sale at 8:00am CST on Thursday, November 15, 2018, starting with a 24-hour presale period for fans. Presale ticket prices start at $150 for Gallery Seats and go up to $300 for Front Row seats. After the presale period, the price of any remaining tickets will increase by $25.
Jerry Lee Lewis, one of the greatest Rock ‘n’ Roll and Country musicians of all-time, has fans across the country and around the world, but his busy tour schedule would not be complete without a stop in Memphis, Tennessee. Jerry Lee Lewis III said, “If there is one thing that can be said about my dad it’s that he loves his fans, and he truly enjoys it when he can perform back home in Memphis!”
This year, fans and businesses will also have the opportunity to make history by sponsoring the concert. Sponsorship opportunities include options to receive recognition in the concert program, concert signage, concert poster, and on the website. Sponsorship opportunities start at $500 for individuals and $1,000 for businesses.
JJ Spencer, General Manager of Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk, said, “Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk is thrilled Jerry Lee Lewis will celebrate New Year’s Eve at Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk with his fans again this year. Fans who have signed our online Guestbook agree there is no better place to see the The Killer perform, and we’re ready for another sold-out concert!”
Jerry Lee Lewis’ energy and enthusiasm in his performances, including famous stage antics, earned him the nickname “The Killer” for the way he knocked out his audiences. Jerry Lee Lewis was in the very first class of inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and his performances are known to draw fans from around the world. This exclusive New Year’s Eve Concert is one you don’t want to miss! To purchase tickets, visit the Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk website jerryleelewismemphis.com/nye2018.
About Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk
Jerry Lee Lewis built his name in Memphis and now he showcases the best Delta musicians. Located on World Famous Beale Street in the heart of downtown Memphis, Jerry Lee Lewis Café & Honky Tonk is filled with The Killer’s piano, motorcycle, photos, memorabilia, along with great food and live music. It’s walking distance from the Fedex Forum, making it the prime location to stop and eat before the big game or concert. We open early and stay open late, catering to both tourists and party animals alike.
About Jerry Lee Lewis
Jerry Lee Lewis was born on September 29th, 1935, in Ferriday, Louisiana. He began playing the piano at age 9, copying the styles of preachers and black musicians. He signed with Sun Records in 1956 and quickly became a star. He was inducted into the first class of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986. Lewis spends much of his time-off at his ranch in Nesbit, Mississippi, where he is happily married to his wife Judith.
General Manager, Jerry Lee Lewis’ Café & Honky Tonk
Jerry Lee Lewis, III