ATLANTA, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fiesta Atlanta reaffirms partnership with the Atlanta Jazz Festival. Atlanta's premier Cinco de Mayo celebration will kick off the 4th day of Jazz at Centennial Olympic Park on Sunday, May 5th, 2013.
The Atlanta Jazz Festival is one of the country's largest FREE jazz festivals. During the entire month of May the festival will present 31 Days Jazz and a Neighborhood Jazz Series. Audiences will enjoy concerts in clubs, museums, restaurants and venues all around Atlanta. This year's theme is "Generation Next" and the festival will present some of today's most vibrant and innovative emerging jazz artists. The celebration will culminate on Memorial Day Weekend, May 25th through May 27th, in beautiful Piedmont Park with Jazz Education Workshops, a KidZone, fabulous food vendors and three days of music on two stages!
"We are delighted to partner with Fiesta Atlanta again this year as one of the official Atlanta Jazz Festival 31 Days of Jazz events," stated Camille Russell Love, Director of the City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs. "We love the delicious international foods and the spicy Latin jazz. This multicultural celebration in downtown's Centennial Olympic Park is a fabulous way to spend Cinco de Mayo."
"We are honored to partner again this year with the Atlanta Jazz Festival. Fiesta Atlanta will feature continuous diverse and live musical performances by international and national recording artists," commented Ralph E. Herrera, President of Lanza Group, LLC.
Fiesta Atlanta is a free, daylong festival that features live Latin music on two stages with international, national and local recording artists. The family stage includes lively, colorful acts like Mexican folkloric dancers, clowns, musicians and storytellers. Artists will sell handmade traditional crafts and delicious Latin foods. The festival's partners will provide samples of their products and interactive displays. For more information, visit www.FiestaAtlanta.com or "follow" Fiesta Atlanta on Facebook and Twitter.
About The Atlanta Jazz Festival
Produced by the City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs, the Atlanta Jazz Festival strives to expose a diverse audience of jazz aficionados and young jazz enthusiasts to the rich heritage of jazz as an authentic art form. For information on the Atlanta Jazz Festival visit www.atlantafestivals.com. For more information about the City of Atlanta, please visit www.atlantaga.gov or watch City of Atlanta Channel 26.
About Lanza Group:
Lanza Group, LLC is an Atlanta-based Hispanic marketing, PR and events firm that provides bi-cultural marketing solutions; connecting marketers to Hispanics throughout the United States and beyond. Lanza Group produces Atlanta's official Cinco de Mayo celebration – Fiesta Atlanta, as well as Georgia's Hispanic Heritage Month kick-off celebration Fiesta Georgia and HABLA the Hispanic Achievement & Business Leadership Awards.
SOURCE Fiesta Atlanta