The 11th Annual Jazz in the Gardens returns to South Florida in a big way with some of the biggest musical stars. Hosting this year’s festival will once again be comedian and radio personality, Rickey Smiley of the “Rickey Smiley Morning Show.’ Festival goers can enjoy a variety of musical acts on March 19 and 20th at Sunlife Stadium in Miami Gardens.
The spectacular line-up this year includes performances by Usher, Aretha Franklin, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Janelle Monae, Brian Culbertson, Michael McDonald, Kool and The Gang, Fred Hammond, The Average White Band and The Jazz in the Gardens All-Stars featuring Regina Belle, Najee & Alex Bugnon. Local artists CriStyle Renae, April Raquel and Kouture Band and LaVie will also make their performance debut at Jazz in the Gardens.
Last year’s festival brought more than 73,000 fans and this year will be no exception. Tickets are available now at Ticketmaster. For more information about 2016’s 11th annual Jazz in the Gardens,visit www.jazzinthegardens.com,www.facebook.com/jazzinthegardens, twitter.com/jazzgardens and http://instagram.com/jitg11.