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MJ&M 2018 PRESS RELEASES

RECORD-BREAKING SUCCESS! »

THE SIXTH ANNUAL MACK, JACK & MCCONAUGHEY

TWO-DAY FUNDRAISING EVENT LEAVES ITS MARK

AUSTIN, TX (April 18, 2018) – Austin’s premier charity event, Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M), took place last week for a sixth consecutive year. The two-day event, which has been raising funds for children’s charities since 2013, resulted in more than $2.25 million dollars. The charities, focusing on kids’ education, health, and wellness, include: CureDuchenne, Dell Children’s Medical Center,...

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DIXIE CHICKS TO PERFORM AT 2018 MACK, JACK & MCCONAUGHEY GALA »

Thursday, April 12, at ACL Live; Tickets on Sale Friday, March 2 at 10:00AM CST

AUSTIN, TEXAS (FEBRUARY 27, 2018) – 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 coaching legend Mack Brown, announced today that Grammy Award-winning band Dixie Chicks will headline the 2018 MJ&M Gala on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Austin City Limits (ACL) Live at The Moody Theater.

Tickets are on sale Friday, March 2 at 10:00AM CST and available to the public...

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MACK, JACK & MCCONAUGHEY ANNOUNCE JACK & FRIENDS CONCERT FEATURING PATTY GRIFFIN, BUTCH WALKER, JOHN FULLBRIGHT, AND MORE »

Friday, April 13, at ACL Live; Tickets on Sale Friday, February 16

Austin, Texas (February 12, 2018) – 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 coaching legend Mack Brown, announced today that Patty Griffin, Butch Walker, and John Fullbright will perform at the Jack Ingram & Friends concert on Friday, April 13, 2018, at Austin City Limits (ACL) Live at The Moody Theater. Tickets will go on sale to the public Friday, February 16, at 10 a.m.

Patty Griffin, a Grammy Award-winning artist who has...

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2018 MJ&M FASHION DESIGNER ANNOUNCED - ALICE + OLIVIA »

AUSTIN, TX (January 4, 2018)Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M) announced today that renowned fashion designer, Stacey Bendet of Alice + Olivia, will showcase her latest collection at the exclusive MJ&M Fashion Show and luncheon at JW Marriott in Austin, Texas on Friday, April 13. The show is hosted by Sally Brown, Amy Ingram and Camila Alves McConaughey with presenting partner, Neiman Marcus.

“We are thrilled to feature Alice + Olivia at this year’s Fashion Show,” said Camila Alves McConaughey. “It’s a brand that shines a light on self-expression with a touch of sophisticated flair. I foresee a colorful runway ahead.”

New York-based designer, Stacey Bendet, founded Alice + Olivia in 2002 and has...

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SAVE THE DATE: MACK, JACK & MCCONAUGHEY RETURNS APRIL 12 & 13 »

AUSTIN, TX (November 9, 2017) – Austin’s beloved charity event Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M) will return for its sixth year on April 12 - 13, 2018. MJ&M is the joint fundraising effort of Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, ACM Award-winning recording artist Jack Ingram, and ESPN analyst and Texas coaching legend Mack Brown. 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...

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PAST MJ&M MEDIA MENTIONS

Jimmy Kimmel to perform at ACL Live »

January 29, 2015

Katie Friel, CultureMap Austin

(CultureMap Austin) -- It seems Jimmy Kimmel just can't get enough of our fair city. On Wednesday, Mack, Jack & McConaughey, the annual two-day fundraiser hosted by former Longhorns coach Mack Brown, musician Jack Ingram and Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey, announced that the host of Jimmy Kimmel Live! would return to Austin for a special performance at ACL Live at the Moody Theater.

The two-day event begins on Thursday, April 17 with a gala, live auction and special concert at The Moody Theater. Though the musical acts have yet to be announced, organizers reveal that Kimmel will give a special performance to kick off the live concert. (If the past two years are any indication, expect to see some pretty big names on the bill.)

On Friday, April 18, the festivities continue with two exclusive events. In addition to the Celebrity Classic Golf Tournament at the Spanish Oaks Golf Club, supermodel Camila Alves McConaughey, along with Sally Brown and Amy Ingram, will host a...

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MJ&M Announces Exclusive Fashion Event with MILLY »

January 28, 2015

Mack, Jack & McConaughey Announce Exclusive Fashion Event with MILLY in Conjunction with Neiman Marcus at the W Hotel April 17th,2015. Later that Night Special Guest Appearance by Jimmy Kimmel at Jack & Friends Concert.

MJ&M Event in Austin Benefits Children’s Charities across the United States

AUSTIN, Texas (January 28, 2015) – Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M), the joint fundraising effort of ESPN analyst and legendary football coach Mack Brown, ACM award winning recording artist Jack Ingram, and Academy Award®-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, announced today the participation of late night host and Emmy® award winner Jimmy Kimmel to perform on April 17th before the Jack & Friends concert at Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater (ACL Live). Also that same day American contemporary designer, Michelle Smith, will debut her latest collection at an exclusive fashion show at the W Hotel in conjunction with Neiman Marcus. Designer...

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MJ&M Announce Singer-Songwriter Lineup for Jack & Friends Concert at ACL Live on April 17th »

February 4, 2015

Performances by: Jack Ingram, Willis Alan Ramsey, Jon Randall, Jessi Alexander, Keith Gattis, Will Hoge, Bobby Pinson, Allen Shamblin, Bruce Robison, and more. Late night host and Emmy® award winner Jimmy Kimmel to emcee.

MJ&M Event in Austin, Texas to Benefit Children’s Charities across the United States

AUSTIN, Texas (February 4, 2015) – Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M), the joint fundraising effort of ESPN analyst and legendary football coach Mack Brown, ACM award winning recording artist Jack Ingram, and Academy Award®-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, announced today the lineup for the Jack Ingram & Friends concert featuring Willis Alan Ramsey with opening act and emcee Jimmy Kimmel, late night host and Emmy® award winner. Tickets are available to the public as of Friday, February 6 at 10 AM.

“Willis Alan Ramsey's songs have been a major influence on American...

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MJ&M Announce Toby Keith to Headline Gala Night at ACL Live with Special Guest Little Big Town »

Also added to Thursday’s Jack & Friends Concert: Holly Williams, Christopher Coleman and Butch Walker

MJ&M Event in Austin, Texas to Benefit Children’s Charities across the United States

AUSTIN, Texas (February 24, 2015) – Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M), the joint fundraising effort of ESPN analyst and legendary football coach Mack Brown, ACM award winning recording artist Jack Ingram, and Academy Award®-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, announced today that legendary singer-songwriter and performer Toby Keith will headline its Gala Night on April 16, 2015 as part of MJ&M’s two-day event in Austin, Texas. Tickets are available to the public as of Friday, February 27 at 10 AM.

Toby Keith has been one of the most consistent self-directed songwriters and hit makers of his era. From his first number one smash, "Should've Been A Cowboy" to "How Do You Like Me Now?!," and other hits like "Courtesy of...

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Mack Brown, Jack Ingram, and Matthew McConaughey Announce MJ&M Dates for 2015 »

September 9, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas (September 9, 2014) – ESPN analyst and legendary football coach Mack Brown, ACM Award-winning recording artist Jack Ingram, and Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, are excited to announce Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M) will return for a third year. MJ&M will take place on April 16-17, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Talent and a complete schedule of events will be announced soon.

Over the past two years MJ&M has resulted in nearly two million dollars benefitting a handful of organizations that all reflect MJ&M’s goal to empower kids in our community.

“We could not be more pleased with the outcome of MJ&M,” said Coach Brown. “Friends from across the nation came together to support this amazing effort for our kids and our community, all while having a great time that they will never forget. We cannot wait to make an even greater impact in 2015.”

MJ&M continues to impact the lives of children throughout Texas, California, Louisiana, and more than 23 countries around the...

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