Little Rock Jazz in the Park Celebrates 10 Years this April
Celebrating 10 years of filling the River Market with the smooth sounds of local jazz bands.
WHAT: April 5th opens the 10-year anniversary season of Jazz in the Park! Little Rock’s favorite jazz night will feature some of Little Rock’s best local Jazz and R&B groups. Sponsored by the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau (LRCVB), partnering with Art Porter Music Education, Inc. (APME), Jazz in the Park celebrates local musicians in Little Rock’s jazz scene.
This season marks the eighth year partnering with APME, which offers scholarships to talented Arkansas music students who wish to further their education while promoting community service and volunteering. Visit www.artporter.org for more information.
Jazz in the Park began at the History Pavilion in Riverfront Park but outgrew that location and now makes its home in the River Market Pavilion.
Free and open to the public, this family-friendly event will feature a different band each Wednesday in April from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the History Pavilion. No Coolers or BYOB Allowed.
WHEN: Wednesday nights in April 6PM – 8PM
April 5 – SynRG
April 12 – Tawanna Campbell
April 19 – Marquis and Mood
April 26 – Genine Latrice Perez
WHERE: East River Market Pavilion. 400 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72202
Beer, wine, soft drinks and water will be available for sale, with a portion of the proceeds going to benefit Art Porter Music Education, Inc.’s scholarship fund. Lawn chairs are welcome, but seating will also be provided. Photos and B-Roll video available upon request. A list of River Market events and information can be found at www.rivermarket.info.