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The SummerStage 2016 in New York City | May 16th – September 23rd, 2016

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City Parks Foundation announces
SUMMERSTAGE
 
Presented by Capital One Bank
 
Season runs May 16 – September 23
More than 100 FREE Music, Dance, Comedy, Family,
Film and Theater programs
in 16 Parks Across all 5 Boroughs of New York City
 
April 20, 2016 – New York, NY– City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the 2016 season of SummerStage, New York City’s largest free performing arts festival, bringing more than 100 free performances to Central Park and 15 neighborhood parks throughout the five boroughs.

The Annual Spirit of Healing Gala in L.A. | April 23rd, 2016

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Los Angeles Christian Health Center Hosts Gala With Performance by Honorees Tuck & Patti Among Others Who Support Medical Care for the Homeless 
 
Los Angeles, April 20, 2016 — The Los Angeles Christian Health Center will hold its annual Spirit of Healing gala on Saturday, April 23, at the historic Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.  The event, which begins at 5:30 pm., will be an evening of music, inspiration and fundraising.

The 2016 NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA | Jan. 21st-24th, 2016

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The 2016 NAMM Show Prepares For Largest Global Presence In Show’s History
 
NAMM unveils 2016 floor plan including new networking, educational and exhibit features
 
Carlsbad, CA, October 2, 2015 – The global music products industry can expect to see thousands of business opportunities and expanding member benefits on arrival to Anaheim for the 2016 NAMM Show. The more than 96,000 people expected to attend from January 21 to 24 will have the chance to experience the latest in music instruments and products, while learning from fellow industry leaders about the best music-business practices.

The 3rd Annual Caribe Arts Fest in Miami, Fl | Oct. 23rd-25th, 2015

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3RD ANNUAL CARIBE ARTS FEST CELEBRATES MAJOR ART BY MINORITY ARTISTS.
 
The Little Haiti Culture Complex, located in Miami, Florida is scheduled to host the 3rd Annual Caribe Arts Fest that celebrates art, music, food, film and other culture as expressed through artistic expression from the US, Latin America and Caribbean regions between October 23 – 25, 2015.
 
Miami, Fl. (September 28, 2015) – Art and culture take center stage at the 3rd annual Caribe Arts Fest to be held at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex in Miami. A celebration of the artistic essence of the Americas and the Caribbean, the 3 day event, created by American Art Initiative, is positioned to help artists, aspiring and established, entertain South Florida visitors and residents through art exhibits, independent films, musical and poetic performers, plus educational workshops.

The 26th Annual Texas Gospel Announcers Guild Anniversary | Nov. 20th-21st, 2015

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Houston Gospel Announcers Guild to Host the 26th Annual
 
TGAG Anniversary and Conference
 
HOUSTON, TX (November 05, 2015) – The Houston Gospel Announcers Guild (HGAG) will host the 26th Annual Texas Gospel Announcers Guild (TGAG) Anniversary and Conference, Friday, November 20 – Saturday, November 21, 2015. The conference will be held at the Sheraton Hotel North IAH located at 15700 John F. Kennedy Blvd. Houston has become the new mecca for the music industry and during this conference the spotlight will be on gospel.

The 29th Annual Long Beach Bayou Festival | June 20th-21st, 2015

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LONG BEACH BAYOU FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES LINEUP – CELEBRATING ITS 29th YEAR!
 
AT RAINBOW LAGOON PARK, LONG BEACH – Saturday & Sunday, June 20-21, 2015
 
Zac Harmon, Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, Geno Delafose & French Rockin’ Boogie, Corney Mims & the Knowitallz feat. Barbara Morrison & Rodz Kids, Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band, Stony B Blues Band and more
 
Cajun & Creole Cuisine, Dance Instruction & Continuous Dancing, Mardi Gras Parade, Watermelon & Crawfish Eating Contests, Activities for Kids and Teens
 
The Long Beach Bayou Festival, a Zydeco, Blues Creole & Cajun festival announces its 2015 lineup and once again unites a Mardi Gras atmosphere, Cajun & Creole food delicacies and blues,Cajun & Zydeco music at Rainbow Lagoon Park, Long Beach, CA for the 29th year on Saturday, June 20th and Sunday, June 21, 2015. Hours are 11:00 am – 9:00 pm on Saturday and 11:00 am – 7:00pm on Sunday. Info and tickets: 562-912-4451, www.longbeachbayou.com. Scroll down for lineup by day.

City Parks Foundation Announces SUMMERSTAGE 30th Anniversary in N.Y.C. | May 18th – Oct. 4th, 2015

Summer Stage 30 - 2015
 
City Parks Foundation Announces SUMMERSTAGE
30th ANNIVERSARY SEASON
Presented by Capital One Bank
 
Expanded season runs May 18 – October 4
 
Over 140+ FREE Music, Dance, Comedy, Family and Theater programs in 14 Parks Across all 5 Boroughs
 
April 8, 2015 – New York, NY– In June of 1986 Sun Ra and the Omniverse Jet Set Arkestra performed a free concert in the Naumberg Bandshell in Central Park, and the summer music landscape in New York City changed forever. Today, nearly 30 years later, SummerStage is New York City’s largest free performing arts festival, presenting work in all performing arts disciplines, with a focus on New York’s unique neighborhoods. SummerStage has touched the lives of more than six million fans from around the world.

The 2016 Soul Train Cruise | Jan. 30th – Feb. 6th, 2016

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Smokey Robinson (pic), The O’Jays, The Whispers, Stephanie Mills, Billy Ocean, Howard Hewett, Atlantic Starr, Sheila E., Deniece Williams, Tavares, The Dramatics featuring LJ Reynolds, Enchantment featuring Jobie Thomas, Comedian Bill Bellamy, Host Tony Cornelius, MC Extraordinaire Doug E. Fresh And More Confirmed To Appear On 2016 Soul Train Cruise
SPECTACULAR VOYAGE WILL SAIL FOR THE FIRST TIME ON LUXURIOUS CELEBRITY CONSTELLATION
 
Will Travel From Ft. Lauderdale To Grand Cayman, Ocho Rios, Jamaica, CocoCay, Bahamas and Key West January 30-February 6, 2016
 
UPDATE AUG. 27TH, 2015: The Cruise has officially SOLD OUT.
 
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — On the heels of this year’s sold-out Soul Train Cruise, StarVista LIVE announces the star-studded lineup for a new voyage, Soul Train Cruise 2016, featuring concerts by R&B legends Smokey Robinson, The O’Jays, The Whispers, Stephanie Mills, Billy Ocean, Howard Hewett, Atlantic Starr, Sheila E., Deniece Williams, Tavares, The Dramatics featuring LJ Reynolds, Enchantment featuring Jobie Thomas and more.

The 21st Annual ESSENCE Festival Announces 1st Round Line-Up | July 2nd-5th, 2015

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2015 ESSENCE Festival Reveals First-Round Performance Line-Up
Over 40 Of Today’s Hottest Acts Perform Across 5 Stages: Kendrick Lamar, Mary J. Blige, Common, Erykah Badu, Trombone Shorty (pic) And Many More To Be Announced
 
Kevin Hart To Headline Thursday’s ESSENCE ‘Now Playing’ Concert
 
NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The annual ESSENCE Festival, now among the largest consumer live events in the country with more than 550,000 attendees, today revealed the first round of its all-star line-up of performers for the nighttime concerts at the 21st annual celebration, taking place in New Orleans, LA, from July 2-5.

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