East Town Association announces new happy hour specials at Jazz in the Park
Discounted drinks now available from 5 – 6 p.m. at downtown’s outdoor concert series
MILWAUKEE, Wis. (August 4, 2016) – Jazz in the Park, presented by Columbia St. Mary’s, is in full swing this summer at Cathedral Square Park, offering free entertainment every Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. Given the recent rise in outdoor temperatures, the East Town Association is introducing new happy hour drink specials for the remainder of the season.
Now through Thursday, Sept. 1, attendees can purchase $3 beers and receive $1 off Stone’s Throw wine by the glass or bottle during Jazz in the Park’s happy hour from 5 – 6 p.m. Attendees can simply mention “Hot Jazz and Cold Beer” when ordering to take advantage of the end-of-summer drink discounts.
2016 End-of-Summer Jazz in the Park Schedule:
Aug. 4 Kelli & The Soulmates
Aug. 11 The Jimmys
Aug. 18 Chicago Tribute Anthology
Aug. 25 Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound
Sept. 1 Charles Walker Band
“Although the temperatures are warm, our new drink specials are intended to keep our guests cool and comfortable,” said Kim Morris, Executive Director of East Town Association. “We’re pulling out all the stops to encourage the community to continue supporting us and help end our 25th season on a high note.”
Established in 1991, Jazz in the Park remains a popular hotspot for music lovers to celebrate during the warm summer months. The free event attracts over 8,000 attendees each week and offers food and beverage options from local vendors. All proceeds from the concert series are returned to the community through neighborhood improvement programs and civic events such as the popular Cathedral Square Market and Bastille Days.
For more information about Jazz in the Park and the 2016 music lineup, visit www.easttown.com or call 414.271.1416.
Jazz in the Park is presented by Columbia St. Mary’s. Additional 2016 sponsors include: Madison Medical Affilliates, Bud Light, International Autos Group and Gruber Law Offices LLC.
ABOUT JAZZ IN THE PARK
Jazz in the Park is organized by East Town Association, Inc., a nonprofit downtown Milwaukee business organization that has
celebrated Jazz in the Park in Milwaukee since 1991. Proceeds from the concert series are returned to the community through
neighborhood improvement programs and civic events such as the popular Cathedral Square Market and Bastille Days. Jazz in the
Park is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.EastTown.com or call 414.271.1416.
Press Releases by East Town Association
Milwaukee’s Bastille Days to commemorate Nice, France tragedy with moment of silence tonight, July 15Jul 15th, 2016 by East Town Association
Bastille Days invites the community to gather near the festival’s main stage in Cathedral Square Park this evening at 7 p.m. to honor the victims of Nice and their loved ones.
Festival offering free food and drink demos, firkin tapping and wine tastings, plus 30 eateries onsite
Farmers’ market featuring yoga, dance workouts, music and more every Saturday
The 35th annual Bastille Days presented by Columbia St. Mary’s returns to Cathedral Square Park July 14-17 with free entertainment all weekend long.
Beginning June 2 through Sept. 1, the outdoor concert series takes place every Thursday evening in Cathedral Square Park from 6 to 9 p.m. This year’s schedule will feature a diverse variety of music styles, including jazz, big ban
Among the annual highlights is the BMO Harris Bank Storm the Bastille Run/Walk.