In honor of over 100 years of American Jazz, this Mother's Day weekend, the 6th Annual Red Cat Jazz Festival presented by MVP Vodka, will be a non-stop party at the luxurious Moody Gardens Resort on beautiful Galveston Island May 5-8, 2016. Featuring the all-star lineup of award winning contemporary Jazz performers ~ Marion Meadows, Jonathan Butler & Gerald Albright, Mindi Abair, Special EFX with Chieli Minucci, Alex Bugnon, Joey Sommerville, Mike Phillips, Theresa Grayson, Eric Darius, Warren Hill, Michael Ward, Kyle Turner, Chris Mitchell, Jazz legend Ronnie Laws featuring Andre James, and introducing up-and-coming SmoothJazz.com spotlight artist Jazmin Ghent and more names being added.
Red Cat Jazz Festival is produced by The Red Cat Jazz Preservation Society, a non-profit serving to preserve the rich heritage of Jazz music, celebrating its past, pioneering its present and nurturing its future. "The festival does so much to raise awareness for the Jazz community while concurrently providing the best all-around fun for the festival's attendees," says Jan Pink, Executive Director of Red Cat Jazz Preservation Society. Pink goes on to say, "With over 10,000 attendees last year, our festival is growing larger every year and we love that we can celebrate with so many moms and families!"