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Sarasota 'Generations of Jazz' Festival - VIP Ticket
Sarasota "Generations of Jazz" Festival - VIP Ticket by Jazz Club of Sarasota
Sarasota Generations of Jazz Festival - Friday Afternoon 4 Theme Stages
Four Themed Stages Hyatt Regency Hotel Noon to 2:20 PM Blues Stage Noon Selwyn Birchwood 1:20 pm Selwyn Birchwood 2:40 pm Lauren Mitchell 4:00 pm Lauren Mitchell Cla
Sarasota Generations of Jazz Festival - Saturday Afternoon 4 Theme Stages
Four Themed Stages Hyatt Regency Hotel Noon to 2:20 PM Blues Stage Noon Betty Fox 1:20 pm Betty Fox Classic Stage Noon Allan Vache’ 1:20 pm Allan Vache’ Conte
Sarasota Generations of Jazz Festival - Sat. Afternoon Main Stage Concert
Festival Saturday Afternoon Main Stage Concert Ticket includes: 3:00 Main Stage Concert - Ken Peplowski Music Director Shelly Berg and the University of Miami Big Band Roxy Cross, John Lamb, Houston Person, Randy Sandke, Mary Stalling
Sarasota Generations of Jazz Festival - Sat. Evening Main Stage Concert
Festival Saturday Evening Main Stage Concert Ticket includes: 6:30 High School Jazz Band Competition Winner 7:30 Main Stage Concert - Ken Peplowski Music Director with Bill Charlap, Dick Hyman, John Lamb, Houston Person, Randy Sandke
Nov 22, 2018 | 7:00 AM | Thursday
Enjoy a beautiful Thanksgiving morning run or walk over the Ringling Bridge with state of the art chip timing, breathable tech shirts and a wonderful post race party.
Start Time: 7:30 AM
Awards: All participants 15 and under receive a finishers medal
Awards also go to Female and Male overall winners
Awards go to the Female and Male 1st - 3rd place winner in each of the following age groups:
under 10 / 10-14 / 15-19 / 20-24 / 25-29 / 30-34 / 35-39 / 40-44 / 45-49 / 50-54 / 55-59 / 60-64 / 65-69 / 70+
Finishers Party: Following the race, please enjoy snacks, coffee, a variety of beer and great music!
Chip Timing is included. (chip timing can not be guaranteed on same day registration - if available)
Shirts: Participants will receive a long-sleeve tech shirt with registration which will be picked up along with your bib at packet pick up. Shirts can not be guaranteed on last minute or same day registration. Shirts must be picked at packet pickup or before the start of the event - no shirts will be held or mailed out.
Water Station: There will be a water station at the turn around point just over the bridge in the parking area of Bird Key Park.
Lane closures: For the safety of our runners we will have at least one full lane closure.
Packet Pick Up: There will be 2 early packet pick up times this year
Tuesday, November 20th from 4 - 7 PM at New Balance University Park. The address is 8204 Tourist Center Dr, University Park, FL 34201. New Balance University Park on Facebook.
Wednesday, November 21st from 10 AM - 6 PM at Fleet Feet Sports in Sarasota. The address is 711 S Osprey Ave #1, Sarasota, FL 34236. Fleet Feet on Facebook.
Packet pickup will also be available the morning of the event until 7 AM.
ALSO Youth welcomes all participants, regardless of gender identity, gender expression, ability, and age.
Strollers will be permitted on the course but we ask that if you have one to please line up at the back of the pack of runners at the starting line. Thank you!
The Turkey Trot will occur rain or shine. Average morning temperature is 58°F with low chance of precipitation. Should the race be cancelled due to an unforseen event, pleas