38 special and the greg billings band

38 Special With The Greg Billings Band

38 Special With The Greg Billings Band On Sunday, October 25 At 8 p.m (rescheduled with new date). This will be the first Socially Distance Concert At Ruth Eckerd Hall. With album sales in excess of 20 million, 38 Special has many huge hits including, Hold On Loosely, Rockin’ Into the Night, Caught Up in You, Fantasy Girl, Chain Lightnin’, Second Chance and more. These timeless hits remain a staple in radio today, immediately recognizable from the first opening chord, paving the way to their present-day touring regimen.


Greg Billings is the founding member of the popular ‘80s Florida band Romeo, that signed to Epic Records and released its first album after a name change to Stranger. The band solidified their catalog of Florida Music with hits like Jackie’s So Bad, Swamp Woman, Okeechobee Whiskey,3D, Hit and Run, Alligator Joe, and Wrong Side of the Tracks which continue to be crowd favorites today. 

“We are excited to take the next small step to bring live music with 38 Special With Special Guest The Greg Billings Band to the Ruth Eckerd Hall stage. We will continue to safely serve our patrons well within the current guidelines,” commented Susan Crockett, Ruth Eckerd Hall President & CEO.  “As always, our members will have first access to purchase tickets.  We encourage our patrons to become members for the opportunity to purchase tickets before the general public.” 

Susan Crocket President and CEO

Tickets for 38 Special With The Greg Billings Band are priced at $128.75, $92.75, $68.75 and $52.75 and will only be available by visiting www.RuthEckerdHall.com.   In adherence with Phase 2 guidelines, admission is limited to parties of 4 (except where provided for wheelchair-accessibility).  Individual seats are not available at this time. Seat assignment begins with the row and seat specified on the ticket which is valid for up to four admissions. 

Ruth Eckerd Hall

Ruth Eckerd Hall is a 73,000-square-foot performing arts venue, located in Clearwater, Florida, in the Tampa Bay area and is part of the Richard B. Baumgardner Center for the Performing Arts.

Ruth Eckerd Hall will continue to follow state recommendations for re-opening Florida.   The following protocols are currently in place:

  • Weapons are not permitted.  Persons and bags are subject to screening.
  • Face masks are REQUIRED for entry into the facility.  Face masks are available at the door upon request.
  • Our facility will be deep sanitized before your arrival. 
  • Hand sanitizer stations are readily available.  If you are in need of an attendant with cleaning supplies, please ask a staff member.
  • Weather permitting, Food & Beverage service will be offered outdoors.
  • Please cooperate with all social distancing measures in place on the day of event.
  • If you suspect you are ill or reside with someone who is ill with flu-like symptoms, we ask you to exchange for a future show.

While we are committed to providing a clean and safe environment, it is impossible to eliminate all health risk in any location so please use discretion. Staff members will be available day of show to answer any questions or concerns. For more information on current safety guidelines and to purchase tickets, please visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.  For more entertainment coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall check out Air Supply here.