Win FREE Tickets for Sunday @ Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Fest

Maceo Parker
Maceo Parker to pay tribute to Ray Charles at SPAC on Sunday

Photograph by Andrzej Pilarczyk

The summer festival season continues to heat up, and that can really take a bite outta your wallet. So has teamed up with our friends at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center to give you a break – a really big break.

We’re giving away a pair of FREE lawn tickets to Day Two of Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC on Sunday (June 25). The two-day fest is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, and the Sunday schedule of performers features an all-star line-up of musical talent on two stages beginning at 12noon.

Performers include Gipsy Kings, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Hudson (featuring Jack DeJohnette, Larry Grenadier, John Medeski & John Scofield), “To Ray, With Love” (featuring Maceo Parker, the Ray Charles Orchestra & the Raelettes), Jane Bunnett & Maqueque, Quinn Sullivan, Noah Preminger/Jason Palmer Quartet, Adam O’Farrill’s Stranger Days, Blind Boy Paxton and Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles.

GO HERE for a complete schedule of performers for the 2017 Freihofers Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC…

And yes, you can catch them all in action for free because we’re giving away a pair of lawn tickets for Sunday to a lucky Nippertown reader! To enter the contest, just post a comment below. Please leave your email address, too. We won’t publish it, but we’ll use it to contact you if you win. Deadline to enter is 12:30pm on Friday (June 23). The winner will be selected at random and notified on Friday afternoon. Good luck! This contest is now closed, and the winner has been notified by email…

Win FREE Tickets for Saturday @ Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Fest

  1. Bill says

    I am very interested

  2. johnnie P. says

    John Scofield is one of my all-time favorite musicians. I play part time in a band and we play a couple of his tunes…He’s one of the few music people out there today who’s new releases I buy… sight unheard!

  3. mike says

    Please pick me I love this Festival but am broke!

  4. Hugh says

    I would love to take my friend.

  5. Martin says

    Jack DeJohnette is a treasure

  6. Stanley Johnson says

    I’m really interested in seeing and hearing how the new shed stage and picnic tables transform the back lawn into a new venue at SPAC.

  7. Mark McKay says

    I always look at Nippertown to find out what’s going on musically/artistically in the Capital District. I’d love to go to the Jazz Fest on Sunday!

  8. Jeff Nania says

    I would love to go if possible!

  9. r millis says

    Its been wayyyyy too long since I’ve done spac jazz… this would be a good opportunity to introduce a a newbie as well

  10. Jared Stackman says

    Love Maceo!

  11. Russ says

    I would love to see Hudson and Maceo, and Sat is my bday so lets call it a belated gift! Thanks

  12. Sue cleary says

    I would love to go!

  13. Marc Woodworth says

    the hissing of summer lawns ….

  14. Jack says

    Would love to be able to make it!

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