Freeman Arts announces more artists for 2021 season

Artists include Tedeschi Trucks, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and more

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue - Terminal West - © Emily Butler Photography

Freeman Arts Pavilion recently released even more shows to its 2021 season and announced the public on-sale date for all August and September performances.

The fundraising arts nonprofit revealed a dozen more performances to its 14th season, which now totals 63 events. Due to popular demand and to create the best purchase experience possible, performances will go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday, June 7, or Thursday, June 10.

The acts announced May 21 include, Locals Under the Lights on July 7; The Reagan Years on July 8; Mike Super — Magic & Illusion on July 15; Dark Star Orchestra on July 28; Hollywood Nights: A Bob Seger Experience on July 30; United States Coast Guard Band on Aug. 2; country music artist Lee Brice on Aug. 5; Journeyman: A Tribute to Eric Clapton on Aug. 6; Grammy Award winners Tedeschi Trucks on Aug. 17; Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue on Aug. 20; The University of Delaware Music Spectacular on Sept. 16 and the annual Arts and Jazz Festival returns on Sept. 18.

TT Photo (Duo-Stuart Levine)
TT Photo (Duo-Stuart Levine)

In addition to the newly announced shows, performances also on-sale include Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Tower of Power, Foreigner, Steve Earle and Los Lobos, The Commodores, Melissa Etheridge, Blackberry Smoke and more.

This season will feature pod seating, to allow for proper physical distancing and can seat up to four patrons. Patrons will also bring their own chairs to all performances.

Lee Brice_Main Press Image_November 2020
Lee Brice_Main Press Image_November 2020

As an arts nonprofit, Freeman Arts can offer performances for all ages to enjoy with the support of local organizations, such as its Season Sponsors, who include Schell Brothers and Sodoka, Inc. (Sara Chase Carlson). For more information, visit


Freeman Arts Pavilion is a program of the Joshua M. Freeman Foundation, who partners to present memorable performances and provide inspired arts education for all. This program is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency dedicated to nurturing and supporting the arts in Delaware, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on Grant support is also provided by the Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, the Carl M. Freeman Foundation, the Sussex County Council, and the state of Delaware.