Valentines Day Concert
Couples and friends can celebrate their love at an outdoor concert under the stars at the Deering Estate on Sunday, February 14, 2021. Pack a picnic and settle into your lawn chair or cozy up on a blanket and enjoy the sounds of this year’s featured artist, Miami jazz singer Melinda Rose with an opening performance by Leesa Richards.
You can delight your Valentine with a decadent dinner catered by Joanna’s Marketplace and don’t forget to order a divine dessert! Pre-ordered picnic baskets will be available for pick up at the concert. Please call the catering department at 305-661-5777 to place your order. Orders must be placed by Friday, February 12th at 3 p.m. Joanna’s menu can be viewed here. Limited refreshments and food will be available for purchase at the concert.
Guests can choose Lawn Box or General Admission:
Lawn Box: The Lawn Boxes feature your own viewing area on the main lawn. Each socially-distanced Lawn Box is a section that holds a maximum of 4 people. If you have a larger group, you can reserve two Lawn Boxes side-by-side. COST: Lawn Boxes are $240, plus tax & fees (maximum of 4 people per Lawn Box).
General Admission: General Admission seating is available on the North Side of the Front Lawn, in front of the two Historic House Museums, in the Royal Palm Grove and on the Boat Basin Jetties. Guests must practice social distancing from other groups and cannot gather in groups larger than 10 people. COST: General admission tickets are $60 per person, plus tax & fees.
Deering Estate Foundation Members receive a 10% discount on Lawn Box and General Admission tickets, with their members-only discount promo code. Become a Member today! Prior to purchasing tickets, please contact the Deering Estate Foundation at 305-235-1668 (press 3, then ext. 263) or email us here to request the member discount promo code.
Limited tickets are available and must be purchased online in advance. With our online timed ticketing system, visitors are able to reserve their entry time without having to worry about long admission lines, while supporting safer distances between visitors. When purchasing tickets, please select your entry time (between 5:30 pm – 7 pm). Please arrive at your assigned gate between the time listed on your ticket and 20 minutes after. Museums are closed during this event. No sales/no tickets sold at the gate. Tickets are are nonrefundable, rain or shine.
Guests must practice social distancing, wear face coverings (ages 2 and up), and are not allowed to gather in groups larger than 10 people. Sanitation stations are available throughout the event. You may remove your face covering while actively eating or drinking, but you must remain stationary and maintain physical distancing.
Technical Issues? Call: 877-766-8161
About the featured artist: Melinda Rose
Miami jazz singer that participated on last year’s season of The Voice. She appeared on the Kelly Clarkson show, has played the Litchfield Jazz Fest in CT, the palladium in Indiana in front of 1.6K ppl, won many jazz competitions including The American Traditions Competition for Jazz. She recently opened for Emily Estefan for the Coconut Grove Arts Festival.
Watch her televised The Voice audition here
Her singing Always Be My Baby by Mariah Carey on The Voice
Her singing a live performance for WDNA Jazz Radio
About the opening artist: Lessa Richards
Originally a dancer with little formal musical training, Leesa Richards became a professional singer performing “Somewhere” from West Side Story in her first international gig in Monte Carlo. She has toured as a dancer with Whitney Houston and sang with the Bee Gees on tour. After moving to Miami, Richards immersed in the Latin music scene thanks to tours with Julio Iglesias, Jon Secada, and Gloria Estefan. She has recorded background vocals for Barbra Streisand and Lenny Kravitz and has written and produced her own album, Mother’s Child. She advocates for the rights of music creators and is a former board member for the Florida Chapter of the Grammy Organization.
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