Sat, September 2, 2017
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2017-09-02 11:00 am
Jazz In The Streets (Hot Springs JazzFest) at Broadway Sky Bridge
Jazz vocalist Shirley Chauvin (current president for the Hot Springs Jazz Society) will emcee the third of six events during the 26th Annual Hot Springs JazzFest (Thursday, 31 August - Monday, 4 September at various venues). Held under the Broadway Street Sky-bridge in downtown Hot Springs' Entertainment District, "Jazz in the Streets" will include free, family-friendly concerts (on two stages) by six bands: 106th Army National Guard Band at 11 am; Southern Arkansas University Jazz Ensemble at 12 pm; University of Arkansas at Monticello's Jazz Band with special guests Mike Vax (trumpet) and Allen Won (flute, sax) at 1 pm; jazz combo ATM/Anything That Moves with special guests Bob Dowell (trombone), Mike Vax (trumpet), and Allen Won (flute, sax) at 2 pm; Latin jazz band Calle Soul at 3 pm; New Breed Brass Band of New Orleans from 4 pm until 6 pm. Lawn chairs are encouraged but coolers are not allowed. Event details and performer profiles with photos can be found under the "JazzFest 2017" top tab at hsjazzsociety.org. Info and a local map for the venue are provided via a link at the top of this Jazz Near You entry, which can be shared via e-mail as well as social media.
Broadway Sky Bridge, 100 Broadway Street