August 1, 2012

Bring family and friends of all ages! Santa Monica Cultural Affairs presents the 7th annual Jazz on the Lawn summer concert series this year at a new location – Stewart Street Park. Bring a picnic, blanket and beach chair and enjoy a sampling of free jazz each Sunday in August from 5-7pm.

We are super excited to have partnered up for the 4th year in a row for this great summer music series

Here are the two shows we will be attending. So join us for a great evening of music and IZZE!

This Sunday! August 5th The Dustbowl Revival 5-7pm

Dustbowl Revival

The Dustbowl Revival is a Venice-based roots and jazz collective. Featuring a talented cross-section of both local jazz and bluegrass musicians, the band has toured the West bringing their unique blend of New Orleans swing, gypsy jazz, Appalachian folk and jug-band blues to rapturous audiences.

With instrumentation that ranges from trombone, clarinet, tuba and trumpet to mandolin, fiddle and banjo it doesn’t take long for the crowd to get up and start dancing. Recently they won best Americana Song of the Year from the Independent Music Awards.

Treats & Drinks: Beachy Cream Organic Ice Cream & Sweet Treats, Alili’s Fresh Fruit and IZZE Sparking Juice

August 26th Rogelio Mitchell & Friends 5-7pm

Panamanian-born Rogelio Mitchell has drawn from the musical styles of the Caribbean islands to create a sound rich in rhythm and harmony. With his unique blend of calypso, reggae, soca and jazz, Mitchell has toured extensively throughout Central and South America and has appeared at such festivals and series’ such as the Santa Barbara Jazz Festival, LACMA Latin Sounds and the Distant Accords Awards.

Treats & Drinks: Frozen Crush Italian Ice, Alili’s Fresh Fruit & IZZE Sparkling Juice

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