Council Communications

Atlanta City Hall

55 Trinity Ave. S.W.

Atlanta, GA  30303




Dexter M. Chambers/ Council Communications Director

(404) 330-6309/392-0159


April 30, 2014  


District 11 Neighborhood Jazz Concert slated for Saturday, May 3rd at Adams Park


ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Keisha Lance Bottoms, in partnership with the Atlanta Jazz Festival, will present a free Neighborhood Jazz Concert from 3 until 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 3rd at Adams Park, located at 1620 Delowe Drive S.W.


Performers will include saxophonist J.O. Wyatt; saxophonist J. Henry; vocalist Tony Hightower; vocalist Julie Dexter and the Mays-Young Jazztet, featuring students from Benjamin E. Mays High School and Jean Childs Young Middle School.


This is a free event. Attendees are encouraged to bring their blankets, chairs and picnic baskets.

The Atlanta Jazz Festival, which take place May 23-25 this year, is an annual musical showcase that celebrates jazz in venues throughout metro Atlanta.  The festival exposes and entertains a diverse audience of jazz enthusiasts to the rich heritage of jazz.


For more information on the Neighborhood Jazz Concert at Adams Park call Councilmember BottomsÕ office at (404) 330-6054.

WHAT:            Neighborhood Jazz Concert

WHERE:           Adams Park

1620 Delowe Drive, S.W.

WHEN:             Saturday, May 3, 2014

3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.