Imagine swaying with the palm trees to the sounds of a classic jazz trio. Now take a sip of wine and relax as the music moves you.
The 5th Annual Sunny Isles Beach Jazz Festival, set amidst the picturesque backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean, will feature contemporary jazz pianist and composer David Benoit and will showcase local jazz artists with events throughout the weekend.
Rekindle the romance with a loved one or bring the whole family. The festival runs from Friday, Oct. 12 through Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012.
Schedule of Events
- The festival kicks off Friday, Oct. 12, at Acqualina Resort & Spa from 8 to 11 p.m. and includes an evening of jazz featuring Tony Sona Trio with a special guest appearance by Gail Robin at the Piazzetta Marketplace & Restaurant.
- On Saturday, noon to 4 p.m., a Jazz BBQ by Solé on the Ocean will feature Oriente Band bringing jazz strains to the city’s beachfront.
- The main event takes place later on Saturday evening at Heritage Park from 6:30 to 10 p.m. featuring David Benoit, Ira Sullivan, Rose Max and Ramatis Brazilian Jazz featuring Dorio Ferreira.
- Finally, on Sunday, Solé on the Ocean will also be hosting a jazz brunch with performances by the Frank Axtell Quartet.
Where to Stay: The Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach luxury Jazz Festival Package Includes:
- Welcome amenity and complimentary internet access
- Daily $40 spa body or facial treatment credit for two adults
- Admission and complimentary transportation to Jazz Festival Saturday night event
- $65 ticket admission and three-course dinner for two at Friday evening’s kickoff event hosted by Acqualina Resort & Spa
To book the Jazz Festival Package, please call 855.803.7402
While you’re there, book the Power Pink massage to benefit cancer research
Produced by the City of Sunny Isles Beach in partnership with the Sunny Isles Beach Tourism and Marketing Council, the event will benefit Joshua’s Heart Foundation and Miami Children’s Hospital Foundation.
For additional details on the Sunny Isles Beach Jazz Fest, visit www.sunnyislesbeachjazz.com.