The Downtown Albany Business Improvement District has announced the line-up for inaugural Downtown Albany Jazz Fest Competition, which will take place for 6-10pm on Friday, September 9 at 10 venues throughout downtown Albany.
Admission is FREE, and the public is encouraged to come out to participate in the competition by voting for their favorite act. Participating voters must visit at least three venues in order for their ballot to be valid. Voting ballots and submission boxes will be available at each venue. A free trolley will be running in between venues from 6:30-10pm.
The people’s choice winner will take the stage at 12noon on Saturday, September 10 as the opening act for Albany’s Riverfront Jazz Festival in Riverfront Park.
Here’s the line-up of performances for the Downtown Albany Jazz Fest Competition:
Out of the Box @ McGeary’s
The Hot Pants @ the Bayou Café