Jazz in the Park on October 4
Oct 02, 2015 02:00AM
The Amelia Island Jazz Festival provides a rich, diverse cultural offering to the Amelia Island area by exposing thousands of people of all ages and backgrounds to the sounds, excitement and vitality of great jazz. The Festival presents world-class jazz in many styles, including swing, bebop, Dixieland, big band, Latin, and contemporary. During the week-long festival, music is performed by jazz greats as well as fresh, up-and-coming young talent. Performances are staged in several venues around Amelia Island including the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort. The Festival helps preserve the American art form Jazz by increasing the exposure and awareness of the music genre to the general public. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.ameliaislandjazzfestival.com or phone the AIJF Hotline at (904) 504-4772.