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NSB Jazz Festival Kick-Off Concert

September 21, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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17th Annual New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival

Linda Cole & Greg Parnell Trio

Kick-off Concert 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Doors open at 5:30 PM

Donation $5 at the door

Atlantic Center for the Arts

1414 Art Center Ave., New Smyrna Beach Fl 32168

For full information visit NSBJazzFest.com or call 386.423.9760


About the 17TH Annual NSB Jazz Festival 

Marc Monteson Promotions presents the 17th Annual New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival that will take place September 21-24, 2017 at various beachside and mainland locations including Flagler Avenue, Canal Street Historic District, Third and Atlantic Avenues, Art Center Avenue and the North Causeway.

There will be a Thursday pre-festival concert at The Atlantic Center for the Arts.

The only ticketed event is the kick-off party at Traders (Friday evening).  The remaining 24 shows on  Saturday and Sunday are free admission.

Tickets for the kick-off party may be purchased on Flagler Avenue at Traders (317) and Janie’s (307 # 102).  Other locations are Publix Liquor, 709 3rd Ave. and on Canal Street at Southern Trends Home Furnishings (334).


Thursday, September 21, 2017  Kick-off Concert

Atlantic Center for the Arts, 1414 Arts Center Avenue, Linda Cole and The Greg Parnell Trio will perform from 6 pm – 8 pm in the Joan James Harris Theatre.

There will be a $ 5 donation at the door plus a cash bar.


Friday, September 22, 2017 Kick-off Party

The Festival continues with the kick-off party at Traders, 317 Flagler Avenue, from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm.  The Ray Guiser Quartet will provide the music.

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the event – includes one trip to the hors d’oeuvres table and one free drink (domestic beer, house wine or house well drink).

Post kick-off show will be at SoNapa Grill, 3406 S. Atlantic Ave. from 8 pm – 10:30 pm.


Saturday, September 23, 2017

From 11:30 am – 10:30 pm there are eleven venues in the Flagler Avenue Historic District.

Jazz After Dark will happen in the downtown  Canal Street Historic District on Saturday night with seven shows from 6 pm – 10:30 pm.


Sunday, September 24, 2017

There are four shows on Third Avenue and one on the North Causeway from 11:30 am – 8 pm.

This years lineup includes ( in alphabetical order)

* Eirinn Abu /Abe Alum Trio / Alex Bodytko / Tommy Bridges & the Vines Jazz Band/

* Marc Clermont & Airtight / Linda Cole & The Greg Parnell Trio / The Conglomerate /

* Scott Dickinson Trio / Sybil Gage / Valerie Gillespie Ensemble / Ron Gilotti Trio /

* Ray Guiser Quartet & Solo / House Cats / Jacqueline Jones / La Lucha / Eddie Marshall’s Tropical Jazz

* Jaimie Roberts / Orlando Sanchez / Annie Sellick & The Joshua Bowlus Trio/ Dave Sheffield Trio &

Barbara Walker / Doug Spoonamore / Ron Teixeira Trio / Time Out Duo /Vivacity Trio / Rich Walker

Band / Joe Young Quartet feat. saxophonist Carl Schultz

Entertainment is subject to change.


All venues are host sponsors.

The host hotel sponsors are Atlantic Plaza, 425 S. Atlantic Avenue, 386-427-4636; Best Western of New Smyrna Beach, 1401 S. Atlantic Avenue, 386-426-0020; Oceania Beach Club, 421 S. Atlantic Avenue, 386-423-8400; The Hampton Inn, 214 Flagler Avenue, 386-898-9444.

The New Smyrna Beach Visitor’s Center can also provide lodging information: 1-800-541-9621.

The Festival extends a thank you to the sixty five individual and business sponsors for helping to make the event a success.  Their names are on the web page and the hand out flyer.

A special thank you to The Southeast Volusia Advertising Agency.

This years festival is dedicated to the memory of the following people: Dave Fernandez, Fran Bremer, Larry Coryell, Marylyn Shaw and Ken Mina.

The Festival poster, created by artist Phyllis Shipley of Rockledge, FL, is on sale only at

Janie’s, 307, # 102 Flagler Avenue. The information poster is $5; suitable for framing poster is $7. Posters, signed by the artist, are $10 &  $12 respectively; hats and visors are $15.  Janie’s is also the only outlet carrying hats & visors for $15.

T-Shirts are available for $15 at Janie’s, 307 Flagler Avenue; Julie’s Downtown, 231 Canal Street.  Long sleeve T-Shirts are available for $20; XXL T-Shirts are $22.

New V-neck women’s shirts are available at both locations for $ 17.

All items can be shipped.  Please send check payable to Jazz Festival Fund and mail to:  Marc Monteson Promotions, PO Box 2208 New Smyrna Beach, FL 32170-2208.  Please call 386.423.9760 for shipping charges.

For more information call 386-423-9760 or email nsbjazzfest@aol.com.  Web information:  www.nsbjazzfest.com  and lodging at www.visitnsbfl.com

See you at the 2017 New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival !


September 21, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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