Smooth Jazz at the Big Bib Too
The Big Bib Too Event Center is San Antonio's number one Smooth Jazz destination! The venue is located next to the Big Bib BBQ, on the corner Austin Highway and Lanark. Here is a list of upcoming performances:
July 15 Doc Powell
August 5 Tom Braxton with Blake Aaron
August 19 Joe McBride
Sept. 23 Roman Street
Each date will have two shows at 7:00pm and 9:30pm. Tickets may be purchased ONLY at www.thebigbib.com. For more information, please call 635-0212.
Tuesday Night Jazz at the Bib
Tuesday Night Jazz at The Big Bib Too Event Center is back. On June 27, it's live jazz at 7:00pm by Joe Posada. No cover charge. Get there early to have the best barbecue in town at the Big Bib BBQ, corfner of Austin Highway & Lanark. For more information, please call 635-0212.
Balcones Heights Jazz
The 24th Annual Balcones Jazz Festival at Wonderland of the Americas is set. The lineup is:
July 7 9:00pm/Rick Braun 7:30pm/Ruben V with special guest Melina
July 14 9:00pm/Paul Jackson, Jr. 7:30pm/Oli Silk
July 21 9:00pm/Strunz and Farah 7:30pm/Phillip "Doc" Martin
July 28 9:00pm/Steve Oliver 7:30pm/Chase Huna
This year's event is presented by Tony G's Soul Food. All shows are free and open to the public. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Ice chests and coolers are not allowed. For more information visit www.reachfortheheights.org.
Thursday Night Jazz
Join David Muñoz at 8811 Patio Bar for Thursday Night "Jazz on the Rocks." On June 22, it's live music at 7:00pm by Joe Posada. Enjoy half-priced appetizers and drink specials. While you're there, register to win free prizes. 8811 Patio Bar is located at 8811 Fredericksburg Road, between Wurzbach Road and USAA.
Smooth Jazz at One World
One World Theatre in Austin continues to bring some of the biggest names in music. On Friday, July 21, Dave Koz & Larry Graham team up for two shows 7:00pm and 9:30pm. Tickets available at www.oneworldtheatre.org, or by calling (512) 32-WORLD. (96759).
The La Villita Heritage Society presents an Evening of Sophisticated Sounds of Soul. Saturday, July 29 at the Majestic Theatre, it's Will Downing, Chante Moore and Marion Meadows. Tickets at all Ticketmaster outlets and at www.ticketmaster.com.
Elan Trotman's 4th Annual Barbados Jazz Excursion takes Columbus Day weekend, October 6-8. The musical lineup features Norman Brown, Jeanette Harris, Julian Vaughn, Brian Simpson, Will Downing, Marion Meadows, and, of course, Elan Trotman. For information, visit www.barbadosjazzexcursion.com.
Cancun Jazz Festival
Warren Hill presents the Cancun Jazz Festival on Labor Day Weekend, August 31-September 3. It happens at the Hard Rock Hotel, Cancun Riviera Maya. The lineup includes George Benson, Kenny G, Candy Dulfer, Peter White and many more, including your host Warren Hill. Take advantage of a special by logging on at www.cancunjazz.com and enter the code "Texas300." Or use the code by calling (805) 491-JAZZ.