JACKSONVILLE, Fla. –The city announced Wednesday that Paul McCartney will play at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on Sunday, June 22.

Calling it “a historic concert,” Mayor Alvin Brown announced McCartney’s “return” to Jacksonville 50 years after the Beatles played at the Florida Theatre.

McCartney did perform in Jacksonville in the halftime show of the 2005 Super Bowl.

Mayor Brown announces McCartney coming in concertThis will be McCartney’s only Florida stop in his summer tour “Out There” of the United States, and the promoter, AEG Live, says the former Beatle will perform several hours of music spanning his lifetime of music.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, April 25 at the arena box office, Jaxaevents.com andTicketmaster.com. There will be approximately 13,000 tickets available, and a sell-out is expected.