Luke Bryan Under Fire After Bringing Fla. Governor Onstage
Luke Bryan is defending a recent event where he called Florida Governor Ron DeSantis – a polarizing figure for many as an outspoken Republican – indicating that politics had nothing to do with the appearance. The incident occurred during a fundraising event for Florida residents impacted by the recent... Read more
Live Nation Venues Among Targets of Florida Officials Over Mandates
A large number of live entertainment spaces in Florida have found themselves targeted by the Florida Department of Health for potential fines, according to numerous reports. The venues are among hundreds of private entities that state officials say are in violation of the state’s ban on vaccine passports, which... Read more
UFC 261 Sees First Indoor Capacity Crowd Since March 2020 in U.S.
A sold-out crowd of just over 15,000 fans attended UFC 261 on Saturday, the first such indoor event to be held in over a year as the country continues its reopening of live events. VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida played host to the Pay-Per-View event, which closed... Read more
Florida Governor Disagrees with Tampa Bay No Fan Decision
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) expressed his displeasure last week at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers decision to play at least their first two home games without fans in attendance. The franchise announced it would be be holding off on allowing fans to enter Raymond James Stadium last Wednesday. “I... Read more