Celebrate Dizzy’s 101st birthday in his hometown of Cheraw at the South Carolina Jazz Festival
October 19-21, 2018!
Over 20 regional musical artists from the Carolinas will perform in an eclectic collection of venues. Add a Bebop Parade, Early Jazz and Late Night Jazz Restaurant Venues, the Dizzy Gillespie Scholarship Golf Tournament, a Birthday Party for Dizzy, kids’ art activities, Madonnari-Southern Style Chalk Competition, a Jazz Mass, a 5K run/walk and much more while you experience the joy of jazz from your head down to your toes! As Dizzy would say, “Bebop on down to Chee-raw, South Carolina on October 19-21.” For additional information, call 843.537.8420 ext. 12.
The Latin Side of Dizzy featuring The Carlos Henriquez OctetFriday, October, 19
Friday, October 19
The South Carolina Jazz Masterworks Ensemble
Saturday, October 20