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23rd Annual Jazz on the River
April 15, 2017 - April 15, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Alexandria Riverfront Ampitheatre , Time: 6:00 PM

 The 23rd annual Jazz on the River, presented by Arna Bontemps African American Museum, will be held Saturday, April 15 beginning at 6 p.m. The event will be held at the Alexandria Amphitheatre and feature Michael Ward, Bobby Rhodes and the Ministry of Jazz, Snazz, and the Bontempian Big Band.Tables of 10 are available for purchase. General admission is free. No hard ice chests allowed. Food and drink vendors will be on site. Sponsored by the Arna Bontemps African American Museum, Greater Alexandria Economic Development Authority, JWBP Broadcasting, Holiday Inn Downtown Alexandria, and the Alexandria/Pineville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. ... read more
 
April 04, 2017 - April 04, 2017
Event Category: Lectures/Readings
Location : Alexandria Museum of Art, Time: 6:00 PM

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April 06, 2017 - April 06, 2017
Event Category: Exhibitions
Location : JB Photo Studios & Gallery, Time: 6:00 PM

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The Roomsounds Live at Spirits
April 08, 2017 - April 08, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 10:00 PM

Tickets available here. There’s a reason legions of young rock fans fall in love with their parents’ records. It’s the same reason so many radio stations still play classic rock: Great music never gets old. And it's what prompted singer and guitarist Ryan Michael to reinvent his sound, leaving behind his teenage past in a Warped Tour band signed to a Warner Bros. subsidiary and relocating from Connecticut to Texas.“We wanted to immerse ourselves in the South,” explains Michael. “To be around the best blues and country players. It all just seemed so much more authentic than the shit going ... read more
 
Monty Russell Live at Spirits
April 12, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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Leo Cole and the Blues Rockets
May 03, 2017 - May 03, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

 Leo and The Blues Rockets is an undeniable force playing Old Blues Standards, Funny and Witty Blues, Soul and New ... read more
 
Tammy Hromadka Live at Spirits
May 10, 2017 - May 10, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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Mavis & Harry Live at Spirits
April 19, 2017 - April 19, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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Kelli Roberts Band Live at Spirits
May 17, 2017 - May 17, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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Jim Pharis Live at Spirits
May 24, 2017 - May 24, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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