The date is set for the 7th Annual Sunny Isles Beach Jazz Fest on November 14th, 15th and 16th, 2014. This event has showcased local and national talent in a lavish tropical setting since 2008, including jazz greats Spyro Gyra and The Neville Brothers.
This year, the weekend will be kicked off with an Evening of Jazz at the 5-Star Acqualina Resort and Spa on Friday, November 14th. Aprefix menu with drinks is included with the ticket and may be purchased through the resort reception at 855.821.8609.
At the main event, Saturday night November 15th from 7-10pm, jazz music will flow from the stage at Heritage Park (19200 Collins Avenue).
Local, talented jazz vocalists Brenda Alford, Rochelle Lightfoot, LeNard Rutledge will be accompanied by the Melton Mustafa Orchestra presenting What a Wonderful World, for an evening which jazz enthusiasts will not want to miss. Special featured artist Leon Foster Thomas is a Trinidad native and National Panorama competition with Phase II Pan Groove 2014 winner. Event gates open at 6pm. Admission for SIB Resident ID Cardholders is $10 and $15 for all others. Tickets go on sale in early September at the Government Center (18070 Collins Avenue) and Pelican Community Park (18115 North Bay Road) and at sunnyislesbeachjazz.com.
Concluding the weekend on Sunday, November 16th will be a refreshing Jazz Brunch with sumptuous music and food at the 4-Star Trump International Beach Resort (18001 Collins Avenue). Tickets are available through the resort’s website or by calling 305-692- 5601.
For more information call Sunny Isles Beach Jazz at 305-792-1952 or visit online at sunnyislesbeachjazz.com.