Jazz in the Park Series Returns for 29th Year

April 4, 2018

Clark County Parks and Recreation kicks off summer 2018 with their annual Jazz in the Park Concert Series, which will be celebrating its 29th year. This year, the free series will feature Ghost-Note (featuring Nate and Sput from the multi Grammy Award Winning Band Snarky Puppy) on May 12, Bill Frisell feat. Trio Tony Scherr & Kenny Wollesen on May 19, Diane Schuur on May 26, The Groove Project featuring Marcus Anderson, Oli Silk and JJ Sansaverino on June 2, and Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers on June 16. Seating for those with picnic baskets, blankets and low-back chairs will begin at 5 p.m. with performances beginning as early as 6:30 p.m. at the Clark County Government Center Amphitheater, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Food and drinks will be available on site. Admission and parking are free.

“Jazz in the Park is a cultural institution in this town, a free event where we bring some of the biggest names in jazz here,” said County Commissioner Chris Giunchigliani. “It’s a great opportunity to enjoy great music in our beautiful amphitheater. Just bring a blanket, some lawn chairs and something to eat and drink and enjoy the music and the company of your neighbors and fellow jazz enthusiasts.”

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