June 16, 2024

San Antonio Gears Up for 40th Annual Jazz’SAlive Festival and Civic Park Grand Opening

The rhythmic sounds of jazz are set to fill the air once again as the 40th Annual Jazz’SAlive Festival returns to San Antonio on September 29 and 30, 2023. This year’s festival holds special significance as it coincides with the grand opening of Civic Park at Hemisfair, a momentous occasion for both music and the community.

Presented by The San Antonio Parks Foundation in collaboration with The City of San Antonio and Michelob Ultra, the Jazz’SAlive Festival is not just a celebration of music but a testament to the city’s enduring commitment to the arts and culture.

Jazz’SAlive: A 40-Year Legacy

For four decades, Jazz’SAlive has been the city’s official jazz music festival, drawing music enthusiasts, jazz aficionados, and families from near and far. This annual event has consistently showcased world-class jazz performances while providing a platform for local talent to shine. With a rich history and a tradition of celebrating the genre’s diversity, Jazz’SAlive has become a cultural staple in San Antonio.

The Grand Unveiling: Civic Park at Hemisfair

This year’s festival takes on added significance as it coincides with the Grand Opening of Civic Park at Hemisfair. Civic Park, a sprawling urban oasis, promises to be a central hub for art, culture, and community engagement. It’s a space where San Antonians can come together to enjoy music, green spaces, and recreational activities in the heart of the city.

“The opening of Civic Park is a momentous occasion for our city,” said Mayor [Mayor’s Name]. “It represents our commitment to fostering cultural experiences, providing green spaces for families to enjoy, and supporting the arts. We are thrilled to celebrate this milestone alongside the 40th anniversary of Jazz’SAlive.”

A Weekend of Jazz and Community

The 2023 Jazz’SAlive Festival promises to be a weekend to remember. Jazz enthusiasts can anticipate a stellar lineup of artists, both renowned and local, who will grace the stage with their soulful melodies. From traditional jazz to contemporary fusion, there will be something for everyone.

In addition to the music, festival-goers can savor a diverse array of culinary delights from food vendors, enjoy refreshing beverages, and explore artisanal crafts from local artisans.

Mark Your Calendar

Make sure to mark your calendar for September 29 and 30, 2023, as San Antonio comes alive with the spirit of jazz. Whether you’re a devoted fan of the genre or simply looking for a weekend of entertainment and cultural enrichment, Jazz’SAlive has something for everyone.

With the 40th Annual Jazz’SAlive Festival coinciding with the Grand Opening of Civic Park at Hemisfair, this year’s event is poised to be a true celebration of music, art, and community. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to be a part of San Antonio’s vibrant cultural tapestry.