Jake Owen and Little Big Town To Perform During First-Ever ‘Atlantis Country Week’ at Atlantis Paradise Island
Jake Owen will kick off “Atlantis Country Week” on August 20.
Jake Owen; Photo by Matt Paskert, Little Big Town; Photo by Blair Getz Mezibov
Atlantis Paradise Island is going country!
The Caribbean destination, known for delivering live entertainment experiences, recently announced “Atlantis Country Week.”
Kicking off on Saturday, August 20 with a performance from multi-platinum selling country hitmaker Jake Owen, “Atlantis Country Week” will also feature GRAMMY-winning quartet Little Big Town, who will take the stage on Saturday, August 27.
Owen’s performance will begin at 8:00 pm and will feature a variety of his biggest hits such as “Barefoot Blue Jean Night,” “I Was Jack (You Were Diane),” “Made for You,” and “Best Thing Since Backroads.”
LBT will close out “Atlantis Country Week” with a performance that begins at 9:30 pm. The group’s set list will span Little Big Town’s nearly 20-year career with performances of fan favorites like “Boondocks,” “Little White Church,” “Girl Crush,” “Better Man,” and “Wine, Beer, Whiskey.”
The “Atlantis Country Week” activities don’t stop there. From August 20 to August 27, guests will have the opportunity to participate in several country-themed culinary, beverage, and entertainment experiences including the following: country karaoke at The Coral, line dancing events, country brunch at Poseidon’s Table, BBQ and Beers night at Pirate Republic, Texas Cowboy Happy Hour at The Point, cowboy-themed dishes at Seafire Steakhouse, and cocktail specials at Sea Glass, Moon Bar, Plato’s, Seafire, The Point and Sun & Ice Lounge.
Additionally, for younger guests, country-themed movies will air at the Atlantis theater, plus an endless amount of activities will be available to take part in.
Jake Owen and Little Big Town’s performances are part of the resort’s Music Making Waves outdoor concert series at Casuarina Beach. The series also includes upcoming performances from Ashanti and Robin Thicke (July 16) and Sheryl Crow (October 8).
On show days, concertgoers will have access to the Music Making Waves concert village, featuring local food trucks, pop-up experiences, the Atlantis activity fun zone, and a 360-degree beer garden offering a selection of cold brews, cocktails, and wines.
Information regarding tickets and room packages for the upcoming live concerts can be found by clicking HERE.
A portion of the proceeds from the Music Making Waves concert series will support the Atlantis Blue Project Foundation, a nonprofit, 501(c)3, with the mission of saving marine life and their extraordinary habitats throughout The Bahamas and surrounding Caribbean seas.
Sitting on nearly 200 acres of wide-open spaces, Atlantis Paradise Island features five distinct properties, diverse dining, endless shopping, and five miles of white sand beaches and tranquil waters. The resort also features the Aquaventure water park with multiple one-of-a-kind pools, slides, and river rides, and the largest open-air marine habitat in the world. Click HERE to learn more.
Lauren Jo Black
Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.