Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Richmond Jazz Festival at Maymont August 10-12

More than thirty national and international jazz and blues artists such as India Arie, George Benson, BeBe Winans and more will headline three days of music during the third annual Richmond Jazz Festival at Maymont. Pre-festival activities that will showcase local musicians are scheduled for Friday at the historic Hippodrome Theater. Wine tastings, chef demonstrations, artist meet-and-greet sessions and more are also planned throughout the weekend at Maymont. Artists will also include New Orleans jazz performer Trombone Shorty, blues guitarist and singer Robert Cray, and Richmond native Lonnie Liston Smith. Tickets are $20 for August 10 and $50 per day for August 11 and 12. Weekend passes are $90 and are only available in advance. For further information or to buy tickets, visit www.jazzatmaymont.com. Maury Place at Monument is just a short drive from Maymont.

Mac Pence and Jeff Wells
your Richmond Virginia Bed and Breakfast Innkeepers at Maury Place at Monument