Events


MACK, JACK & MCCONAUGHEY RETURNS FOR ITS 8TH ANNUAL FUNDRAISING EVENT ON APRIL 23 & 24, 2020

Austin’s premier event, Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M) will return in its eighth year on April 23-24, 2020. MJ&M is the joint fundraising effort of Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, ACM Award-winning recording artist Jack Ingram, and head coach of UNC Football Mack Brown.

Mack, Jack & McConaughey’s commitment to benefiting organizations dedicated to empowering younger generations is what drives MJ&M each year. The event will aid charities devoted to children’s wellbeing, including CureDuchenne, Dell Children’s Medical Center, HeartGift, just keep livin Foundation and The Rise School of Austin.

The fundraising event will kick off on Thursday, April 23, with a gala and concert hosted at ACL Live at the Moody Theatre. Guests can enjoy stage appearances by Mack, Jack & Matthew in addition to a live and silent auction followed by a headlining concert. In past years, MJ&M headliners included Chris Stapleton, Dixie Chicks, Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Kacey Musgraves, Toby Keith, Sheryl Crow, and John Mellencamp.

On Friday, April 24, MJ&M invites sports fans and fashion enthusiasts to enjoy a golf tournament at Spanish Oaks Golf Club featuring celebrities and talent from all over the country and a New York style runway show and luncheon hosted at the Hilton Hotel. The fashion event is chaired by Camila Alves McConaughey, a lifestyle expert. Previous fashion designers featured at MJ&M include Monique Lhuillier, Alice + Olivia, Jason Wu, Veronica Beard, Badgley Mischka, Lela Rose, and MILLY.

On Friday evening, guests return to ACL Live at the Moody Theater to enjoy the best pickin’ party in Texas at the Jack & Friends concert. Past performers at Jack & Friends include some of the biggest names in country music like Eric Church, Little Big Town, and Kris Kristofferson. The upcoming lineup for 2020 is sure to impress and bring the crowd to their feet. 

We are proud of the impact MJ&M is having on the lives of so many children and families; to date MJ&M has now returned over $13 Million to community organizations.  

For more information about Mack, Jack & McConaughey, or to sign up to receive further announcements about the 2020 event, please visit http://mackjackandmcconaughey.com/.

Mack, Jack & McConaughey “Jack & Friends” Concert Tickets on Sale Soon!

Don’t miss your chance to join us in Austin for our annual fundraiser, Mack, Jack & McConaughey taking place at the Austin City Limits (ACL) Moody Theater in Austin, TX on Friday, April 25th.

Tickets for the “Jack & Friends” concert featuring Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriters go on sale on Friday, April 5th at 10:00 am Central Time. Keep checking http://mackjackandmcconaughey.com/ for details!

This will be a very special evening hosted by Matthew McConaughey, Mack Brown and Jack Ingram and featuring performances by renowned artists including Holly Williams, Butch Walker, John Fullbright – and many more! 

An American singer-songwriter and producer known for his rock background, Butch Walker, recently released his eighth full-length studio album, Stay Gold, since launching his solo career in 2004. He has also established himself as an in-demand producer being named Rolling Stone’s producer of the year in 2005, and work has worked alongside big-name artists, including Taylor Swift, Pink, Katy Perry and Avril Lavigne.

 John Fullbright, who released his first studio album, From the Ground Up, in 2012 which received a Grammy nomination in the category Best Americana Album, and several other talented musicians are also included in this year’s Jack & Friends lineup.

“This is always a fun and special evening for MJ&M,” said Jack Ingram. “We are honored to be surrounded by an incredible lineup of artists — all here to support a good cause.”

Mack, Jack & McConaughey hold the event dear to their hearts, and all are dedicated to helping the younger generations grow in their communities. The event will benefit organizations dedicated to children’s education, health, and wellness, including CureDuchenne, Dell Children’s Medical Center, HeartGift, just keep livin Foundation, and The Rise School of Austin.

For more information about Mack, Jack & McConaughey, or to sign up to receive further announcements about the 2018 event, please visit http://mackjackandmcconaughey.com/.

Mack, Jack & McConaughey Welcomes Monique Lhuillier as 2019 Featured Designer

Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M) announced today that renowned fashion designer, Monique Lhuillier will showcase her Fall 2019 ready-to-wear collection exclusive MJ&M Fashion Show and luncheon at the Hilton in Austin, Texas on Friday, April 26th. The show is hosted by Sally Brown, Amy Ingram and Camila Alves McConaughey with presenting partner, Neiman Marcus.

“We are excited to have Monique Lhuillier as part of our 2019 Fashion Show,” said Camila Alves McConaughey. “It’s a brand that embodies glamour and timeless fashion. The show will be stunning.”

Monique Lhuillier is internationally recognized as one of America’s foremost designers. Established in 1996 by Monique Lhuillier and her husband, Tom Bugbee, the company is considered one of the leading fashion houses in design, quality and creativity. With a passion for creating collections that are both feminine and modern, Monique Lhuillier continues to design ready-to-wear, accessories and bridal collections that are luxurious, chic and true to her aesthetic. Monique’s signature design sensibility has led to the launch of licensed products including Monique Lhuillier & Pottery Barn Kids, fur, fine jewelry, ML Monique Lhuillier diffusion line of dresses, home fragrance and the Monique Lhuillier x Pottery Barn home collection transforming the company into a luxury lifestyle brand. Monique Lhuillier products are distributed through Monique Lhuillier stores, premium department stores and specialty stores throughout the world.

Monique Lhuillier designs capture the essence of sophisticated luxury by provoking femininity, allure and glamour that have made her renowned in the world of design, and as a global lifestyle brand. Monique’s innate sense of style is prevalent throughout her ready-to-wear, accessories, home and bridal collections. Monique Lhuillier remains a red carpet favorite amongst Hollywood’s elite and her couture bridal gowns continue to be coveted by women all over the globe.
Monique Lhuillier said, “I am thrilled to be included in the 2019 Mack, Jack & McConaughey event. We are so proud to support their mission to empower kids and save lives. The event has a reputation of bringing together the best in music, fashion and philanthropy and we can’t wait to be a part of the 2019 success.”

This spring marks the seventh year of the Mack, Jack & McConaughey event, which has resulted in over $10 million raised since the benefit’s launch in 2013. During the event, thousands of guests enjoy two full days of activities benefitting charities working to empower kids through advanced education, health and wellness. The MJ&M two-day event will kick off on Thursday, April 25, with a gala and concert headlined by Chris Stapleton at ACL Live at the Moody Theater. On April 26, MJ&M will continue with a golf tournament, featuring celebrities and talent from all over the country and an exclusive fashion show and luncheon. The evening will wrap up at ACL Live at the Moody Theater with the Jack Ingram & Friends concert presented by H-E-B. Funds raised at MJ&M 2019 will support CureDuchenne, Dell Children’s Medical Center, HeartGift, just keep livin Foundation, and The Rise School of Austin.

For more information about Mack, Jack & McConaughey or to register to attend the fashion event, visit https://mackjackandmcconaughey.com/ or call 512-236-1001.

Chris Stapleton to Perform at the 2019 Mack, Jack & McConaughey Gala

Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M), the joint fundraising effort of Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, ACM Award-winning recording artist Jack Ingram, and ESPN analyst and Texas Longhorns coaching legend Mack Brown, announced that Grammy, CMA and ACM Award-winner musician, Chris Stapleton, will headline the 2019 MJ&M Gala on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Austin City Limits (ACL) Live at The Moody Theater.

“Texas always shows us the warmest welcome and being able to support organizations devoted to empowering children and their wellbeing makes this performance all the more special” commented Stapleton.

Kentucky-born Chris Stapleton is one of Nashville’s most respected and beloved musicians. Following his triple platinum breakthrough solo debut album Traveller, Stapleton released two No. 1 albums last year. Stapleton was recently awarded Best Country Album (From A Room: Volume 1), Best Country Song (“Broken Halos”) and Best Country Solo Performance (“Either Way”) at the 60th GRAMMY Awards. Stapleton was also awarded Album of the Year (From A Room: Volume 1) and Male Vocalist of the Year at The 51st Annual CMA Awards as well as Male Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year (From A Room: Volume 1 as both artist and producer) at the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards.

“Chris Stapleton is such a talented musician and we are so excited to welcome him to our MJ&M gala. His unique blend of country, classic rock and Southern soul will captivate music fans and give them a night to remember” said McConaughey. 

“Every year MJ&M is honored to host some of the greatest names in music and this year is no exception. We are humbled to have the legendary Chris Stapleton headline the gala concert” Ingram added.  

The event will raise money to support CureDuchenne, Dell Children’s Medical Center, HeartGift, just keep livin Foundation and The Rise School of Austin.

The 7th Annual MJ&M two-day event continues on Friday, April 26, with a golf tournament at Spanish Oaks Golf Club and New York-style runway show and luncheon at the Hilton Hotel. More details to follow.

For more information about Mack, Jack & McConaughey, or to sign up to receive further announcements about the 2019 event, please visit  https://mackjackandmcconaughey.com/.

 

Outdoor Voices Gives Back to JKL

We have an event on Thursday, December 14th with Outdoor Voices. From 6pm-8pm that evening, Outdoor Voices will be donating 20% of all sales in its Austin store to our annual fundraiser, Mack, Jack & McConaughey 2018 as we work to improve children’s education, health and wellness. The event is open to the public and refreshments will be included.

The Outdoor Voices store is located at 606 Blanco St, Austin, TX 78703. MJ&M 2018 will benefit CureDuchenne, Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, HeartGift, j.k. livin foundation and The Rise School of Austin.

If any of you have any questions, please contact us.

Save the Date: Mack, Jack & McConaughey returns for its 6th annual fundraising event on April 12 & 13, 2018

Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M), the joint fundraising effort of our very own Matthew McConaughey, ESPN analyst and Texas coaching legend Mack Brown, and ACM award-winning recording artist Jack Ingram, will return for its sixth year on April 12-13, 2018. The two-day nonprofit event was launched in 2013 and has raised nearly $7.5 million dollars for charitable organizations benefiting a handful of youth organizations that all reflect MJ&M’s goal to empower kids in their community.

“Bringing people together for a good cause is what MJ&M is all about,” said Coach Mack Brown. “Each year gets bigger and better, with thousands of people coming together to support kids in our community, all while having a great time.”

Mack, Jack & Matthew hold the event very dear to their hearts, and all are dedicated to helping the younger generations grow in their communities. The event will benefit organizations dedicated to children’s education, health, and wellness, including CureDuchenne, Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, HeartGift, j.k. livin foundation and The Rise School of Austin..
The MJ&M two-day event will kick off on Thursday, April 12, with a gala and concert hosted at ACL Live at the Moody Theater. The evening will feature stage appearances by Mack, Jack & McConaughey, along with a live and silent auction followed by a headlining concert. Previous MJ&M headliners include Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Kacey Musgraves, Toby Keith, Sheryl Crow, and John Mellencamp. Jack Ingram added, “This is one of my favorite nights of the year because I get to be with the most talented and generous musicians I know, doing what we love: playing music for a great cause. I always appreciate friends new and old showing up and performing to make MJ&M the most impactful, fun event of the year.”

On Friday, April 13, MJ&M puts on two events: a golf tournament featuring celebrities and talent from all over the country, and a once-in-a-lifetime fashion show. The golf tournament is hosted at the beautiful Spanish Oaks Golf Club, praised by Golf Digest as one of the top courses in Texas. The fashion show will be held at JW Marriott and is chaired by lifestyle expert and co-founder of Yummy Spoonfuls Camila Alves McConaughey. Past featured designers include Jason Wu, Veronica Beard, Badgley Mischka, Lela Rose, and MILLY. Friday evening will conclude with Jack & Friends back at ACL Live at the Moody Theater for a singer-songwriter lineup of talent unmatched by any other singer-songwriter event. Little Big Town, Kris Kristofferson, Eric Church, Lyle Lovett, Bobby Pinson, and dozens of the biggest names in music have participated over the past five years, and the lineup coming together for 2018 promises to be the best yet.

“It’s great being home in Austin, and it means so much to me to be here celebrating the sixth year of MJ&M. Now more than ever is the time for us to come together and empower kids in the community to succeed,” said Matthew McConaughey. “Camila and I are proud to be part of this great event and raise awareness for a cause this important. We cannot wait to make an even greater impact in 2018.”