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Rod Wave, Juneteenth, Backstreet Boys

“Bravo” Live

“Cheer,” which followed cheerleaders from Navarro College and Trinity Valley Community College, became a surprise hit on Netflix. The show’s cast, including coach Monica Aldama and cheerleaders Gabi Butler, Morgan Simianer, Maddy Brum, Angel Rice, Dee Joseph, James Thomas, Jeron Hazelwood, Gillian Rupert and Cassadee Dunlap, are all set to appear when “Cheer Live” hits Daily’s Place at 7:30 p.m. Friday. $29.95 to $139.95.

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A parade celebrating Emancipation Day in St. Augustine in 1922.

June 19

There are June 19th celebrations throughout the Jacksonville area this weekend. There’s a big one at Daily’s Place at 4 p.m. Saturday, with live gospel music, vendors and a showcase of young talent (free, $60 VIP). The third annual Move for Change 5K event has vendors and entertainment from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Kingdom Plaza in the old Normandy Mall, and food trucks, a 5k run and an outdoor concert from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Seawalk Pavilion at Jacksonville Beach. A June 19 Emancipation Day celebration is also planned at the Ritz Theater, with a scholarship program and parade on Saturday and a barbecue on Sunday.

Robby Krieger of the Doors plays in Jacksonville on Friday.

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The Doors only released six studio albums during their brief career, but they left an indelible mark on rock history. Expect to hear tons of Doors classics, plus a few obscurities, when founding guitarist Robby Krieger hits the Florida Theater at 8 p.m. Friday. $59.75 – $69.75.

Rod Wave will perform in Jacksonville on Saturday.

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When Rod Wave played a show at Daily’s Place in 2021, he was rapidly rising in the hip hop world. A year later, the Florida native is on top, with a new album, “Beautiful Mind,” and a tour with Yo Gotti and Latto. They are all at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. $79 to $300.

The Backstreet Boys, from left, Kevin Richardson, Brian Littrell, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter and AJ McLean, come to Jacksonville on Monday.

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They still call themselves the Backstreet Boys, even though one of them is 50 and the others are old enough to have kids in high school. The band’s DNA Tour stop at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena was scheduled to take place in September 2020, then June 2021. They will finally take the stage, with the opening act for Delta Goodrem, at 7:30 p.m. Monday. $146.75 – $385.