Jazz in the Gardens
|Country and Region||United States — Florida|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Miami Gardens, Florida, USA|
|Festival Contact Information|
City of Miami Gardens
Jazz in the Gardens is a two-day weekend festival that has grown to be one of the top cultural events in America. The jazz festival delivers a diverse mix of music genres and mixes jazz, pop, R&B;, Neo-soul and Caribbean flavors, having something to offer all music aficionados at an affordable price. The annual has included Kenneth ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, Kenny G, Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, Erykah Badu, Common, Roy Ayers, Jonathan Butler, Will Downing, and Angelique Kidjo.
|Festival Dates||March 16 - 17, 2013|
The City of Miami Gardens was incorporated on May 13, 2003, as the 33rd city in Miami-Dade County. At a population of approximately 10,000, it is the third largest city in Miami-Dade County. Miami Gardens is a solid, working and middle class community of unique diversity. It is the largest predominantly African-American municipality in the State of Florida and boasts many Caribbean residents. In 2007, the City hosted the 41st annual Super Bowl. The City recently hosted the 2009 college BCS championship game and in 2010, will host the 44th Super Bowl.