Nonprofit Hosting Jazz & Gumbo Festival to Benefit Homeless Veterans & Families
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Volunteers of America of Florida is hosting its first ever benefit concert, 2017 Jazz & Gumbo Festival, in which proceeds will benefit homeless Veterans, Veteran families and related services.
City Parks Foundation announces
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 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.
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.
Presenting the 1st Annual Shuck & Jive Oyster Music Festival in Columbia, South Carolina – Nov. 21st & 22nd, 2015
Join us for the 1st Annual Shuck and Jive Oyster Festival. This is the first annual Oyster festival catering to the NE Columbia and it’s only going to get bigger every year. Join us for fried oysters, oyster stew, and of course BrickTown’s famous Oyster shooters. It’s a day full of Live Music, wine tasting; Drink and Food Specials, Vendors, and the occasional raffle give away. Oh and we got some really cool surprises too. This Event is FREE, but a donation to the National Kidney Foundation would be greatly appreciated. A portion of proceeds from the festival, will be donated to the National Kidney Foundation Team SC.
58th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Single Day Tickets On Sale Friday, June 5
Headliners Include the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Chick Corea, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Ambrose Akinmusire, Dianne Reeves, Chris Botti, Béla Fleck, Snarky Puppy, Pete Escovedo and Sheila E.; Patti Austin, Terence Blanchard, Ravi Coltrane, Geri Allen’s Erroll Garner Project, Jaco’s World Conducted by Vince Mendoza, and Many Others
Monterey, Calif, June 4, 2015; Single Day Arena and Grounds Tickets for the 58th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival, September 18–20 go on sale Friday, June 5. Tickets can be purchased online at montereyjazzfestival.org or by calling 888.248.6499.
The Festival features 500 artists, and nearly 100 performances from iconic and emerging jazz artists, educational events, conversations, and exhibits on eight stages, for 30 hours of live music spanning two days and three nights, accompanied by an array of 75 vendors selling international cuisine and merchandise on the oak-studded 20 acres of the Monterey County Fair & Event Center.
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.
The CBJC music series is NYC’s longest continually running grassroots festival dedicated to Jazz.
CBJC Members and Patrons of the Art Form Called Jazz
On Wednesday, March 4th the 16th Annual Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival -“Where
Jazz Lives” will announce NEA Jazz Master saxophonist Lou Donaldson (amongst a
host of others such as Wycliffe Gordon, Arturo O’Farrill, Dwight “Dr. Mambo”
Brewster, The New Cookers, Akua Dixon, Steven Kroon, Gerry Eastman, T.K. Blue,
William Spaulding, and Jeff King just to name some) participation in its 50 event
music series taking place April 17 thru May 17, 2015.
NEW BLUES FESTIVAL II ON LABOR DAY WEEKEND IN EL DORADO PARK CONTINUES LONG TRADITION OF THE SOUTHLAND’S FIRST BLUES FESTIVAL – 2 DAYS, 2 STAGES, WITH OVER 30 BIG BLUES ACTS!
Saturday, September 5 & Sunday, September 6 /Music Starts 10 a.m.
Visit the Vendor Village – Food Court, Beer Garden, & VIP Lounge
(Long Beach, CA) – The place to be for Blues lovers this Labor Day Weekend is the New Blues Festival II, taking place over two big days, Saturday, September 5 and Sunday, September 6, in El Dorado Regional Park, 7550 E. Spring St. Gates open at 9 a.m., and music starts at 10 a.m. each day.