In 2005, the Miami Jazz In The Gardens Music Festival was yet another musical event that was created to celebrate and honor the legacy of jazz music, but in recent years, it has opened up it’s doors to allow more mainstream artist to have a presence.
After years of unforgettable concert experiences and entertainment, the festival has grown to become one of the most highly regarded and anticipated music festival events in the country. It attracts around 80,000 guests each year, but this year they are reaching to grab an even bigger audience with the announcement of it’s headliners.
Taking place on the weekend of March 18-20 at the Miami Sun Life Stadium, this year they have a bit of something for everyone. To grab the attention of the younger crowd, Usher and Janelle Monae will be leading the pack, but to keep the attention of the more seasoned festival goers, the ‘Queen Of Soul’ Aretha Franklin and Kool And The Gang will be taking the stage.
Tickets are now on sale via Ticketmaster. Peep the full lineup of artist below to see who’s all going to be there.
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2016
Kool And The Gang
Average White Band
SUNDAY, MARCH 20, 2016
Kenneth “Babyface” EDmonds
[Images courtesy of Jazz In The Gardens Music Festival]