San Diego:Jazz at the Creek is Back For 2018 featuring Ray Parker Jr., and more!

Event: Jazz at the Creek – 2018 Summer Concert Series 

Date: Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Time: 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. (2 p.m. doors open)

Place: Market Creek Plaza Amphitheatre, 310 Euclid Avenue, San Diego, CA 92114 

SAN DIEGO, CA – Jazz at the Creek, (JATC) will celebrate the 2018 season with a new level of sophistication and superior quality entertainment for the discerning jazz fan. The concert series planning committee sought and acquired such notable entertainers we’re calling it our “Legends Show” with musical innovators such as Kevin Toney of the Blackbyrds and his daughter, Dominque, Reggie Calloway of Midnight Star and featuring Ray Parker Jr. You won’t wanna miss a moment of the lively and impromptu interactions in this intimate setting with the dynamic bassist and show opener, Julian Vaughn on your Memorial Day weekend starting on May 26. 

The 21+ event venue has heightened it appeal as a premiere Southern California attraction with  elevated entertainment coupled with unique dining and leisure experiences as our “Sanctuary Lounge,”  with its’ designated relaxation area, a customized shoppers quad with unique food items.

Vendor list include:

  • Pearson’s Louisiana Cajun/Creole Food: catfish, chicken, shrimp, cajun fries, potato salad, collard greens, sweet potato pie, peach cobbler, and lemonade
  • Smokin’ J’s BBQ: Baby back ribs, sliced brisket, paella sausage (rice, beans, pork, chicken, shrimp powder), beef hotlinks, jalapeno cheddar cornbread, mac & cheese, slaw and fried plantains with smoked blueberry drizzle
  • Kitchens for Good: fruit cups
  • be Runa: seed salt and seed spice (handcrafted blend of 9 different organic seeds, superfoods, superfruits, spices and coconut palm sugar)
  • Black San Diego: informational
  • JIVDesigns: original fine hand crafted jewelry for men & women
  • LK Fashion Boutique: African original designed hand made Men’s & Women’s clothing and accessories
  • Global Impressions: products from around the world: African, Indian, etc. One-of-a-kind clothes to inexpensive but exotic foreign incence, oils, soaps and trinkets
  • Ne Ne’s Collectables: original hand crafted art on handbags, jewelry,wooden boxes, T-shirts, jewelry, coffee mugs, poetry books
  • PJ Hats & Accessories: men & women hats, costume jewelry, tote bags
  • Kristi Luvs Connection: plus size clothing & sunglasses
  • Diva’s Way: upscale women’s clothing & hats
  • BBVA Compass: home buying informational

Donna Hale, CEO and Owner of FEH Consulting, LLC and a successful Information Technology Executive, is sponsoring a hand-rolled cigar booth for new and returning concertgoers. She is a JATC committee member and connoisseur of fine cigars; she is affiliated with multiple club memberships around the county and will sponsor this classy new temptation.

Tickets for general admission are $40 in advance and $50 at the door.  VIP Dinner/Concert Packages for one guest is $80 in advance and $90 at the door with your choice of vegetarian or combo meat/fish plate. Ticket available at or at at

For more details contact:

Terri Fowler, M.A.N.D.A.T.E. Records, Inc.

[email protected]

(858) 480-1314, office / voicemail no. 

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