Jillian Dempsey is Making the Move Into Jewelry Artistry
Festivals & Concerts Event
The 21st Annual Tallahassee Jazz & Blues Festival serves up hot jazz, cool blues, funky fusion, old school swing and rockin' contemporary on the Tallahassee Museum's outdoor stage in an annual festival that lets families and individuals of all ages enjoy the span of this rich genre of music in a natural and fun environment.
The two-day event features live performances of traditional and contemporary jazz and blues, including R&B, s, Dixieland jazz, swing, fusion, and rockin' contemporary blues. The great mix of big bands and tight ensembles includes the Swingin' Harpoon Band, Bogazedi, Tallahassee Swing, Thursday Night Music Club, ACME Rhythm & Blues Band and Royal Garden Dixieland Band.
The festival is organized by Del Suggs, a professional musician with local roots who runs Saltwater Music, a company that reflects the musical character of this region. He was involved in the founding of the Jazz & Blues Festival.
The festival is free for members and season pass-holders. For others, it is included in regular daily admission fees, ranging from $9 for adults to $6 for ages 4-15, with discounts for students and seniors. 1/2 Price Admission Sunday April 10, from 11 am to 12pm.
Festival weekend begins Saturday morning with Pioneer Breakfast, an all-you-can-eat fund-raiser breakfast on the Museum's Big Bend Farm. $7 adults, $5 kids.
Save on Saturday with an all-day combo ticket that includes Pioneer Breakfast and opening day of the Jazz & Blues Festival: $12 adults, $10 kids.
Tallahassee Leon County Civic Center 505 West Pensacola Street Tallahassee , FL
Las Vegas, NV
In keeping with its status as America's most sensational city, Las Vegas hosts major New Year celebrations. ... READ MORE
Rick Braun is coming back for more at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort and Spa for the Tucson ... READ MORE
Passed down through seven generations of the Drayton family, Drayton Hall (c. 1738) is the oldest unrestored plantation ... READ MORE