Attend the 8th Annual Southern Music Rising Festival April 25, 2015 in Monticello, Florida

The Monticello Opera House
The Monticello Opera House

Southern Music Rising organizes, promotes and holds major musical events in Monticello, Florida.  The Spring music celebration brings numerous world famous musicians to Monticello.  Thousands of people come to enjoy this wonderful annual event which serves to enhance the community and stimulate the local economy.

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Monticello is located at the junction of US19 and US90, just east of Florida’s Capitol, Tallahassee.  This event will give you the opportunity to see Monticello’s Opera House, as well as the beautiful downtown.  And don’t miss the chance to grab breakfast or lunch at Tupelo‘s, a local eatery known for serving excellent baked goods and sandwiches!

Music is a profound communicator that transcends generations.
It is a storehouse of a people’s history and a major means of transferring our culture from one generation to the next.