CELEBRATING 50 YEARS

CORAL RIDGE CONCERT SERIES

Since 1972, the Coral Ridge Concert Series has been a destination for music and the arts in South Florida. With past artists like Sandi Patty, Johnny Cash, the Gaither Vocal Band, Ricky Scaggs, Big Daddy Weave, Steve Green, and so many more, the Coral Ridge Concert Series has reached audiences for over 50 years.

As we continue our long-standing tradition of the Concert Series, we are excited for you to join us for our 2023-2024 season. 

FEBRUARY 25 AT 4PM

ORGAN REDEDICATION CONCERT

Join us on Sunday, February 25th at 4pm for a special organ rededication concert. Paul Jacobs, from the Juilliard School of Music will be performing. He is the first organist to receive a Grammy Award. This is a free concert, tickets are not required.

FEBRUARY 20 AT 7PM

OPERA GOES TO CHURCH

Free Concert on February 20th at 7:00pm in the DeVos Chapel. This concert will be a benefit to the Diane Bish Center for Music and Arts. Opera Goes to Church is a group of opera composers who bring their talents to sacred music, this concert show what it is like when “opera goes to church”.

2023-2024 CONCERT SERIES

FULL SEASON LINEUP 

MICHAEL W. SMITH

Friday, September 29
7:30pm

Michael W. Smith has been releasing new music regularly and performing around the world to soldout crowds for the last 35+ years. During his storied career, he’s written and recorded over 36 No. 1 songs, been bestowed with three GRAMMY® Awards and 45 Dove Awards, one American Music Award, was inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame and has sold more than 15 million albums. Don’t miss this incredible show!

THE MATT CALDERIN BIG BAND

featuring WYCLIFFE GORDON

Friday, November 3
7:30pm

Save the date for a special evening with the Matt Calderin Big Band. We will welcome renowned jazz musician Wycliffe Gordon. His high-energy, traditional hard-swinging style captivates audiences across time. Special guest vocalists will make this a night to remember!

THE CORAL RIDGE CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR

Friday, December 15 | 7:30pm
Saturday, December 16 | 4:00pm

Don’t miss our crowd favorite Christmas at Coral Ridge concert! Enjoy all your sacred and secular Christmas favorites. This show has something for every age and every family. You won’t want to miss our Concert Choir,  30 Piece Professional Orchestra, soloists, dancers, narration, and more! Enjoy all your Christmas favorites from Joy to the World to White Christmas.

LET FREEDOM RING

A PATRIOTIC CONCERT

featuring GENTRI

Friday, February 2
7:30pm

Join us for the iconic Coral Ridge Patriotic Concert, Let Freedom Ring. This show will feature renowned trio, GENTRI. They will join the Coral Ridge Concert Choir, soloists, children’s choir, and more. Hear all your American favorites ranging from Battle Hymn of the Republic to I’m Proud to be an American. This will be an unforgettable evening with a special time to honor past and current service members.

THE COLLINGSWORTH FAMILY

Friday, April 12
7:30pm

We are excited to welcome live in concert, The Collingsworth Family! Featured guests on the Gaither Vocal Hour, this talented family group will lead an inspirational evening of praise and worship.  This will be a night you won’t want to miss!

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CONCERT SERIES

OUR VISION

The Coral Ridge Concert Series seeks to present captivating music in a beautiful space to the people of South Florida. The sanctuary of Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church was designed not only as a house for worship but also as a venue for concerts. We cherish musicians and their stylistic diversity that is reflected in classical, choral, jazz, and modern music.

BECOME A BENEFACTOR

 

To secure your place as a 2023-2024 season benefactor, commitments should be made by July 10.

All donor names will be printed in the concert series programs by benefactor level. 

*Assigned, preferred seating will be selected based on availability.

**2 tickets to Saturday matinee may be used or gifted, location of seats will vary

Benefactor payments can be mailed by check to Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, 5555 N Federal Hwy, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308 or online by clicking below.

CONCERT PROGRAM

ADVERTISEMENT SALES

Would you like to advertise your business or organization in our five professionally designed and printed concert programs? Click the button below to contact our Concert Series Coordinator about appearing in our concert programs.

Ad Pricing

(pricing reflects an ad in each of the five concert programs)

Full Page Series Ad: $2,000

Half Page Series Ad: $1,250

Quarter Page Series Ad: $650

*All ads and business sponsorships are subject to approval

VENUE POLICIES AND FAQ

– No refunds, all sales are final

– No food or beverages will be permitted in the Sanctuary

– Backpacks are not permitted (baby bags are permitted)

– No photography or videography (guests recording will be asked to leave the event with no refund)

– Disruptive guests will be asked to leave the event with no refund

– Free event parking is available on the East, West, and South sides or our campus (parking attendees will direct guests to overflow parking when necessary)