Jazz in the Park concert series announced

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Kermit Ruffins performs May 2 at Jazz in the Park.
  • Kermit Ruffins performs May 2 at Jazz in the Park.

Kermit Ruffins, Donald Harrison, George Porter and others headline the Jazz in the Park concert series, running from April 18 to June 13. Free concerts are from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays. The events also feature food vendors and a craft market. The series is organized by People United for Armstrong Park.

The schedule is as follows:

April 18 James Andrews and Flow Tribe

April 25 Glen David Andrews and Shannon Powell’s All Star Band

May 2 Kermit Ruffins and Brass-A-Holics

May 9 To Be Continued Brass Band and Meschiya Lake and The Little Big Horns

May 16 Big Chief Bo Dollis and The Wild Magnolias and The Blues Masters featuring Big Al Carson

May 23 Donald Harrison Jr. and The Congo Square Nation and Hot 8 Brass Band

May 30 George Porter Jr. with Bill Summers and Colin Lake

June 6 Joe Krown Trio featuring Walter Wolfman Washington and Russell Batiste and Mike “Soul Man” Baptiste

June 13 TBA

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