Coming Up: Phenix City Centennial Celebration

Phenix City Centennial Celebration

Can you believe Phenix City is turning 100? The countdown to celebrating the Phenix City Centennial Celebration on Wednesday, August 9th, at the Phenix City Amphitheater is on!

About the Phenix City Centennial Celebration

Presented by Positively Phenix City, the Phenix City Centennial Celebration is a week away. The celebration includes live music from Lloyd Buchanan. Rooted in Gospel and the Blues, the Georgia native’s musical roots run deep.

Buchanan can play the Hammond organ, piano, synthesizers and bass, along with booming vocals. According to his website, he is currently touring around the world with Brittany Howard. Throughout the last 10 years, Buchanan has traveled across the country and internationally with bands such as the Alabama Shakes, Oleta Adams and the Heavy, just to name a few.

Gates open at 5 p.m. for the free concert featuring Lloyd Buchanan. The music will start at 7 p.m. Remember to bring your own lawn chairs, but please leave outside coolers at home.

More about Phenix City

On August 9, 1923, the city of Girard merged into Phenix City, creating a larger area and a population of more than 10,000, according to the city’s website. Now, 100 years later, the All-America City has much to celebrate, including a rich history and a thriving future!

Situated on the west bank of the Chattahoochee River with Columbus, Georgia, on the other side, Phenix City isn’t short on community life or outdoor recreation—and continued growth in the city is evident!


The Phenix City Centennial Celebration is going to be at the Phenix City Amphitheater at 508 Dillingham St. The outdoor event venue is located along the banks of the Chattahoochee River and next to the historic Dillingham Street Bridge.


Luckily, Clover Leaf Apartment Homes are convenient to shopping, dining and entertainment in both Phenix City and Columbus! Keep reading our blogs to learn more about Phenix City, including community news and events.