MV JB Summerfest 2016 Performances

September 1

Old Whaling Church, Edgartown
Show @ 7pm

Cocomama

Cocomama brings it to the Vineyard! A world of musical and cultural backgrounds mixed with Afro-Cuban, Jazz, Caribbean and South American traditions to create a sound that is all at once fierce and beautiful! … read more

 

Cocomama

September 2

Old Whaling Church, Edgartown
Show @ 7pm

Sage

SAGE, the acclaimed all-women’s jazz, blues and contemporary ensemble, has risen to this historic place in music with a sound that transcends time and generation. Part contemporary, part sassy, part nostalgic, these ladies deliver what you are looking for at the Vineyard…. read more

Sage

September 3

Union Chapel, Oak Bluffs
Show @ 7pm

Grace Kelly

Winner of the 2016 Downbeat Critics Poll (as a Rising Star in the alto sax category- the eigth time she has been named to the poll) will spice up the Vineyard with her lyrical sound and soulful phrasing… read more

 

Grace Kelly

“The Market” – Visit the MVJB Summerfest Market Sept. 1 – Sept. 3

Back by popular demand is the Designers, Desserts and Drinks Reception, which features vendors selling beautifully handcrafted and uniquely designed clothing, jewelry, art creations along with some surprises. At the Old Whaling Church in The Bailey Room from 2:00pm to 9:00pm on each day of the concerts.

The reception is free and open to the public.

Summerfest Sponsors

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Summerfest 2016…Get on Board Get in touch

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Top Ten Reasons to Sponsor & Get On Board for Summerfest 2016

Summerfest is a give back event and has received tremendous media coverage of previous concerts through feature articles in local and regional news publications and significant airplay of our concert artists on Martha’s Vineyard and regional radio stations.

  • Summerfest past concert patrons, from across the country,  are excitedly calling for event details and to purchase tickets now!
  • Summerfest past reception Vendors are enthusiastically requesting table assignments for Friday, Saturday and Sunday’s “Designer, Desserts and Drinks Reception”.
  • Summerfest artist hopefuls of 100 or more have called to request a place in the Summerfest lineup.
  • Summerfest audience profile is comprised of well-educated consumers from diverse backgrounds.
  • Summerfest audiences will be between the ages of 25-85.

  • Summerfest audiences will have 72% household incomes over $62,000
  • Summerfest audiences professional or managerial positions.
  • Summerfest audiences will be 60% female.
  • Summerfest  is expected to draw an audience of 1200-1800 patrons.
  • Summerfest is Salsa by the seaside , blues on the beach and jazz to chill on the jetty!

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