Arts_Chad WarrixBy Kathy L. Collins

This fall, beginning on September 12, the community will have the opportunity to attend three great concerts featuring three up-and-coming Nashville singer/songwriter sensations: Jesse Keith Whitley, Jaida Dreyer and Chad Warrix. You can hear the stories behind the songs and messages from the heart when they take the stage at the Winthrop Barn Theatre, located at 11349 Bloomingdale Ave. in Riverview. The concert series is hosted by Cliff Brown.

Jesse Keith Whitley, a third generation singer/songwriter, takes the stage on Thursday, September 12. Jaida Dreyer has toured with Eric Church, Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley. She takes the stage on Thursday, October 10. Chad Warrix’ mementos are on display at the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame. He has a hit radio single in “Daisy” and will wrap up the concert series on Thursday, November 7.

Seating for each concert event will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. and the performance at 7:30 p.m. Individual tickets are $40 and include dinner and non-alcoholic beverages. Party tables of eight are available for $300. There are only 15 tables available. VIP Series Packages are available for $900 and include a table with seating for eight during all three concert events, primary parking, primary seating, priority meet and greet sessions and complimentary beverage packages.

The Winthrop Barn Theatre’s unique look and setting, like a recording studio, make this a great venue for an intimate night of music. Laura Simpson, Interim President and CEO said, “This is a great event for families. I have always found creativity in the arts and have always wanted to bring the arts and concerts like this to the Brandon area.”

For more information, please contact Christie Lemar at 689-1221 (ext. 8812) or at You can purchase tickets by visiting




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