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UPDATE: 'Saturday in the Park' Concert Series on Saturday

Tallahassee Saturday in the Park
Posted at 5:38 PM, Mar 02, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-02 17:26:06-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)--Despite chilly temperatures people still visited downtown Tallahassee to enjoy some jazz music.

Jazz music is featured in the first "Saturday in the Park" 2013 concert series.

The Bill Peterson Trio with Robin Sherman and Adam Hendley headlined the concert in the Ponce de Leon Park. The Downtown Tallahassee Business Association and the Tallahassee Improvement Authority hosted the free concert.

"There's always something going on in Tallahassee in particular downtown and it's just another opportunity to showcase our downtown which is everyone's downtown and to show people that it's a great place to come out and have a great concert and to relax," said Curt Reiley, the president of the Downtown Tallahassee Business Association.

WTXL ABC 27 was a sponsor for Saturday's event.

Meterologist Sean Parker was a emcee.

The next "Saturday in the Park" concert is April 6th featuring Scotty Barnhart and An Evening of Bossa Novas and Standards.

 

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL)-- If your a fan of jazz music, or just music in general, then head down to Tallahassee's 'Saturday in the Park'. The Downtown Tallahassee Business Association and the Tallahassee Downtown Improvement Authority will host the event on the first Saturday of the month starting March 2, and ending in November. The event will begin at 8 p.m. and end at 10:30 p.m. It is located at the Ponce De Leon Park, on West Park Avenue. The concert is free and open to the public.

The Bill Peterson Trio with Robin Sherman and Adam Hendley will perform. Peterson is an associate professor of Music in Jazz Studies and Music/Theory/Composition at Florida State University.

WTXL ABC 27 is a proud media sponsor of this event and our very own Sean Parker will be in attendance. 

For more information you can visit their website page at: www.facebook.com/tallahasseesaturdayinthepark