Archive for the ‘Expo’ Category


Sunday, November 15, 2015 8:00 PM

Nashville Music Gear Expo, Hotel Preston, 733 Briley Pkwy, Nashville, TN 37217


Schedello! Fine Arts and Music Festival Schedel Gardens


Larry Lee & Back in the Day
Urban Jazz Coalition
Annabelle Road
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas


Jo Caine
The Infatuations
Joe McBride
Alexander Zonjic
with special Guests Jeff Lorber and Thornetta Davis

Tickets $25 and include admission to Gardens & Concerts
Art Show is Free
Over 70 artists, amazing food & alcoholic beverages

Call 419-862-3182 for tickets and info

Juried Fine Arts Show & Music Festival

Saturday & Sunday, August 15 & 16, 2015

Schedel Arboretum and Gardens, 19255 West Portage River South Road, Elmore, OH 43416


Welcome to the Craft Winefest of Vancouver, USA, a celebration of craft wines!

2014 is our second year of this community event and we look forward to seeing you June 20-22nd, at Esther Short Park, Downtown Vancouver, USA, where we will gather 40 wineries and over 150 wines, 10 local brewers, arts/craftspeople, merchants and exhibitors for a weekend of fun! The Craft Winefest of Vancouver features wineries from Washington State including SW Washington, Walla Walla, and Yakima Valley regions.

The Craft Winefest of Vancouver is proud to present Patrick Lamb, and our all ages Friday Family Fun concert night! Free face painting for the kids, no-alcohol zone, and the best seats in the park! Our Family Zone is just that, a Family friendly zone in front of the stage where your whole family can come enjoy the Patrick Lamb Concert with age appropriate food and beverage concessions, face painting, balloon artists, and other family friendly activities.

Friday, June 20, 2014 – 7:00 pm

Esther Short Park, 301 W 8th St, Vancouver, Washington 98660 (Portland)


New Jersey Wine Festivals is pleased to invite you to the 2014 Spring Wine Festival on Friday, May 9, 2014 at the Hilton Short Hills Hotel, New Jersey’s Premier Urban Resort.

Celebrate Spring and enjoy a extraordinary lineup of 150+ wines picked by the Wine Library! Enjoy full-flavored reds, fresh whites, abundant specialty wines — awesome wines for Spring and Summer!

Join us from 7-10pm, mingle and meet up with other wine lovers while enjoying live jazz. Our 7th Annual Spring Wine Festival will be another amazing night of wine and good cheer to remember. Matt Marshak performs at the Spring Wine Festival.

Friday, May 09, 2014 – 7:00 pm

Hilton Short Hills, 41 John F Kennedy Pkwy, Short Hills, New Jersey 07078 (Newark)


The 5th Annual NYC Winter Wine Festival returns to the Best Buy Theater in Times Square Saturday, February 8, 2014. There will be two (2) sessions: 3-6pm (PURCHASE) or 8-11pm. Evening: 8-11PM (PURCHASE)

Brian Simpson performs at the New York City Winter Wine Festival!

Every year we turn the theater into a gargantuan vineyard. Wines from all over the world, VIP wine classes, delicious food and amazing music.

* Wine: 3 hours of tasting over 200 wines at our sampling tables
* Food: selection of hors d’oeuvres, antipasto, pasta, cheese, and breads.
* Live Music: live contemporary jazz performance by a national act on stage.
* Program Guide: Comprehensive reference booklet with all wines listed and tasting notes on each.
* Wine Glass: Sip from a lovely wine glass, designed to enhance your tasting experience — yours to keep and take home after the event!

BEST BUY THEATER, one of New York’s state of the art event venues having undergone a $20 million renovation.

Saturday, February 08, 2014 – 3:00 pm

Best Buy Theater, 1515 Broadway at W 44th St, New York, NY 10036





more to be added soon!

If you love the saxophone, play the saxophone, or are a fan of saxophonists; you don’t want to miss this! From the man who created the world’s first and most successful Smooth Jazz Cruise – Warren Hill has put together an incredible new event – inviting an All-Star cast of some of the top musicians in the world to share their knowledge of their craft and deliver great intimate performances!

Imagine yourself in an intimate hotel, getting the chance to be up close and personal with world class saxophonists. Spend 2 full days attending clinics, workshops, learning tips and tricks from the best in the business, then witness evening concerts presented by Warren Hill and special guests. But it doesn’t stop there… both nights will conclude with jam sessions in the hotel lounge that are sure to go down in the history books!

When you enter the Warren Hill Saxophone Summit, you are walking into an immersive musical experience with the potential to change your life forever. You will enjoy inspiring workshops, demonstrations, intimate performances and two remarkable days of transformative education.

Book now to take advantage of the Sax Summit’s expert-led workshops, electrifying keynote presentations, hands-on musical education, and award-winning entertainment with jam sessions every night and the Rising Star competition. Enjoy all of these unforgettable experiences while making lifelong friendships with people who are just as passionate about saxophone, jazz and music as you are!

March 23-24, 2013 10 am to midnight, both days

Doubletree Hilton Hotel, Santa Ana, CA

NAMM 2012, one of the world’s largest international pro audio tradeshows, is to take place from January 19-22nd at the Anaheim Convention Centre, California.

With more than 1,400 exhibitors taking to the floor, the NAMM 2012 show provides an ideal opportunity to experience the latest in pro audio technology and innovation, as well as offering the perfect platform for industry networking and maximising your company’s exposure.

There will also be some shows for smooth jazz fans:

Freddie Ravel and his trio will be presented by the Josef Brodmann Piano Company from Austria.
Friday Jan 20 noon – 12:30 and 5:30pm – 6 pm.

Gregory Wachter will also be playing live on 1-21-2012 at the NAMM show with an All-Star band.
Gary Stanionis – percussion – Tony Moore – drums -Brad Rambur – sax & guitar – James East – bass
Elan Trotman – sax – Mike Parlett – sax -Eddie Baccus Jr. – sax.

Also on the trade show are Roger Smith,  Tony Exum Jr, Jason Miles, Quintin Gerard W. A good chance to meet your favorite artist.

The Nashville Amp Expo returns the Hyatt Place, Brentwood on Aug 19-21, 2011. It is an event that allows the public to meet the makers of the highest quality guitars, amps, studio gear and effects units one-on-one. Admission is only $5 and gains you access to the exhibitors, the seminars, a ton of entertainment and Gear Giveaways! There is no other show with this format in the Southeast region.

The entire Hyatt Place hotel has been reserved for all three days, August 19-21, to allow players a rare opportunity to test out high-end, boutique guitar and bass gear without being told to “turn it down.” On the contrary, players will be able to bring their own instruments, plug into some of the best gear in the world today, then “turn it up”, try it out, and take it home or place an order if it suits their taste.

Hyatt Place – Brentwood 202 Summit View Drive Brentwood, TN

Sunday, August 21 · 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Check out for more info.

The 7th Annual Orlando Downtown Art & Living Expo an exciting weekend of Art, Music & Fun!

Admission is Free! Saturday & Sunday – February 19 & 20, 2011 located on beautiful brick paved North Eola Drive and Robinson Street along the eastside of Lake Eola Park in Downtown Orlando.

The 7th annual Art & Music Festival will feature 200 juried artists with displays of glass, jewelry, fine crafts, mosaics, paintings, photography, pottery and sculpture.

Eric Darius, who has scored a #1 on Billboard’s Contemporary Jazz Charts and several top ten hits,
has steadily proven to be anything but your typical ‘smooth jazz guy. See Eric Darius Live at 4pm on Saturday!

On Saturday at 1pm it’s the Robert Harris Group, performing uplifting and smooth jazz sounds from their “Miami Sun” and “City Lights” releases.

For more information about the expo go to the website.

Saturday, February 19, 2011 – 1:00 pm

Downtown Art and Living Expo, North Eola Dr and Robinson St, Lake Eola Park, Orlando, Florida

The 2nd annual Nashville Amp Expo will be held at the Hyatt Place, Brentwood on Aug 21-22, 2010. It is an event that allows the public to meet the makers of the highest quality guitar amps and effects units one-on-one. Admission is only $5 and gains you access to the exhibitors, the seminars and a ton of entertainment and gear giveaways! There is no other show like this one in this region!

You will have a good chance to see and greet on the Expo interested musicians  like Denny Jiosa, James Cannings and many more.

Time:  August 21 at 10:00am – August 22 at 6:00pm

Location:  Hyatt Place 202 Summit View Dr Brentwood, TN