Sunday, June 25: Jazz on the Porch at Talon Winery, 7086 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY, 3pm to 6pm. Admission: FREE. Featuring The Jazz Collective with Larry Nelson/Saxophone, Tom Covello/Bass, Mark Gardner/Keyboard, Glenn Ginn/Guitar, Dave McWhorter/Drums. Bring your picnic basket, chairs, tables, blankets, children, and ears for a great outdoor Jazz treat. Wine, beer and soft drinks will be available for purchase. The concerts are held rain or shine. Click HERE for more information or HERE for a full color poster for viewing, downloading, or printing of the 2017 schedule. Sponsored by O’Donnell Family Dentistry 1081 Dove Run Road, Suite 105, Lexington, KY 40502.
Tuesday, June 27: The Big Band and Jazz series features Raleigh Dailey with Danny Cecil and Paul Deatherage, Moondance Amphitheatre, in Beaumont circle, 1152 Monarch St., 7 – 8:30 pm, Admission: FREE. Click HERE for more information and the full schedule as currently posted and HERE for the Parks & Recreation Big Band and Jazz website.
Tuesday, July 11: The Big Band and Jazz series features DOJO: DiMartino-Osland Jazz Orchestra, Ecton Park, 56 Turkey Foot Rd., 7 – 8:30 pm, Admission: FREE. Click HERE for more information and the full schedule as currently posted and HERE for the Parks & Recreation Big Band and Jazz website.
Thursday, August 3: A Kick off for the Lexus Smooth Jazz Fest, Smooth Jazz: Live at the Library! featuring Special Session, 7 PM to 8:15, Downtown Lexington Central Library Farish Theater, 140 East Main Street. Admission: FREE. Click HERE for more information from the website of the concert producer – The African American Forum, Inc.
Friday, August 4: The Second day of the Lexus Smooth Jazz Fest – An Evening of Smooth Jazz, featuring the Greg Figgs Band, Embassy Suites by Hilton, 1801 Newtown Pike, Coldstream Ballroom, 8 PM. Tickets can be purchased HERE. Click HERE for more information from the website of the concert producer – The African American Forum, Inc.
Saturday, August 5: The 10th Annual Lexus Smooth Jazz Fest, Summer Breeze Saturday All Star Showcase: Jazz, Soul & Funk, Kentucky Horse Park Campground, Iron Works Pike at I-75 Exit 115. Featured performers include Paul Jackson, Jr., Jeff Lorber and Everette Harp. Tickets are $25 for lawn (bring your own chairs, fold up tables, tents, etc.) or $75 for VIP that includes a pre-show catered meal and comes with a seat at a table of 10 in close proximity to the stage and other perks and premiums. Tickets can be purchased HERE. The concert is held rain or shine so dress accordingly. Click HERE for more information about the musicians, venues, ticket prices, etc. from the website of the concert producer – The African American Forum, Inc.
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