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The Jazz and Blues 2016

2016 Band Line -up just Released!!!!

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A BIG Thank You to our returning Producer Sponsor:

Sausalito’s summertime Jazz & Blues by the Bay concerts have become a legendary local favorite. Breathtaking views of Angel Island, San Francisco and the Bay provide the backdrop for this weekly celebration at Gabrielson Park in downtown Sausalito.

Concerts start on Friday June 3rd and continue every Friday until August 26th and go from 6:30pm - 8:00pm. Food and beverages are on sale by a different Sausalito Non-profit group each week. 

The free grass area seating fills up quickly, so come down early to save a spot. A limited number of nightly tables are also available. These tables are only available by advance reservation, please contact us 415-289-4152. These weekly reserved tables cost $50 for Sausalito Residents and $60 Non- Residents. Each table seats 6 people per table. Reservations needs to be arranged no later than Friday at Noon on the date desired.

SPONSORSHIPS AND RESERVED SEASON TABLES for 2016 are SOLD OUT!! Thank you to all who jumped right  in and got a sponsorship or season table!!

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This series kicks off on June 3rd at 6:30pm with the Second Street Band playing rockin’ blues. Then every Friday till August 26th concert goers will get an assortment of true jazz and blues artisans. The jazz samplings includes tradition-rooted singer Tiffany Austin, to the 18-piece Junius Courtney Big Band, the New York based Duchess a trio in the style of the Boswell Sisters, and more. The blues aficionado can enjoy the dynamic saxophone of Bobbie “Spider” Webb and the sultry voice of Lara Price. Little Jonny and the Giants and Aki Kumar on Harmonica. Elwood Blues said of Kumar, “old school blues at its finest by way of India” will be a part of the fun. For the adventuresome a zydeco band, Gator Nation Band, is sure to excite. And of course the series will end with the blues stylings of Eugene Huggins & Friends.

2016 Jazz and Blues by the Bay Line-up

June 3: Second Street Band – blues -  
Sponsored by Southern Marin Fire Fighters Association
June 10: Tiffany Austin – jazz -  
Sponsored by Sausalito Sister Cities
June 17: Gator Nation Band – zydeco -  
Sponsored by the Volunteers in Public Safety
June 24: Duchess – jazz –  
July 1: Bobbie “Spider” Webb – blues –  
Sponsored by Sausalito on the Waterfront
July 8: Lara Price Band – blues –  
Sponsored by Southern Marin Fire Fighters Association
July 15: The Aguilar Project – blues
Sponsored by Friends of the Sausalito Dog Park
July 22: Lost Dog Found – jazz –  
Sponsored by Bay Cities Refuse
July 29: Four and More – jazz –  
Sponsored by the Sausalito Lions Club
August: 5: Junius Courtney Big Band – jazz –

Sponsored by the Volunteers in Public Safety
August 12: Dave Matthews Blues Band – blues –  
Sponsored by the Sausalito Rotary
August 19: Little Jonny and the Giants with Aki Kumar on harmonica – blues –  
Sponsored by Sausalito Youth Sailing Foundation
August 26: Eugene Huggins & Friends – blues –   
Sponsored by the Educational Tall Ship


• Tables cannot be “resold” to other parties. They can be gifted
• Tables will be selected from the 2016 Jazz Table Map
• All table locations are approximate; there is no guarantee that tables will be placed at the exact same location each week
• Tables need to be cleared by 8:15pm each night for breakdown
• Table holders must recycle/throw away all refuse from their table each night. Trash receptacles/recycling bins are placed throughout the park
• Please do not park on Spinnaker Way in the red zone or you will be cited and towed
• Items left on tables are not the responsibility of the City of Sausalito, it’s officers, or agents
• Tables and table numbers may not be moved
• Two additional chairs are available for $5 each. Please do not take chairs from other tables

Each year the free Jazz and Blues by the Bay concert series has become more and more popular attracting greater crowds. In order to ensure that it is a positive experience for all we ask that for your compliance with the following:

• Chairs in free lawn seating area must not have seats taller than 8” from the ground and the backs of the chairs may be no taller than the shoulder of the occupant
• Tables may be no taller than 18”
• Blankets between tables are not allowed and will be removed
• Rocks used to hold blankets in place must be returned
• Please use only the room that you need
• Please make room for others, let’s all have a good time

These tables are only available by advance reservation, please contact us 415-289-4152. Weekly,  Reserved Table is $50 Sausalito Residents/ $60 Non- Residents and seats 6 people per table. Reservations needs to be arrange no later than Friday at Noon.


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