ATLANTA’S LEGENDARY ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL STAPLE TURNS TWENTY
Thursday, July 24, 2014, we will kick off our anniversary with a movie screening of “FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement)” at Porter Sanford Arts Center at 7pm.
Friday, July 25, 2014, we celebrate the Atlanta premiere screening of “Get On Up”, the much anticipated biopic for the Godfather Of Soul, James Brown at the Atlantic Station Regal Theater. Invite only.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 8pm, partake in part one of the Twenty Year Anniversary celebrations of FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival to be held at The Tabernacle, 152 Luckie St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303.
Presented in part with the 26th annual National Black Arts Festival, FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival rolls into a second decade with the tradition of our audiences ‘expecting the unexpected’, engaging in separate themed interactive suites, experiencing exclusive music performances and discovering what’s hip.
20th Anniversary Hashtags: #funkjazzkafe20 and #FJK20
Please accept our apologies for Live Nation’s confusing ticket purchasing process for FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival 20th year celebration part 1.
We value your patronage and have listed steps to help simplify it for you!!!
Click the image above that says “FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival – CLICK HERE FOR JULY 26TH TICKETS”. It will lead you to Live Nation’s web page then follow these instructions:
STEP 1: SELECT- “BUY ON MAP” or “FIND SEATS FOR ME” (TABERNACLE’S SEATING MAP WILL APPEAR). DO NOT SELECT- “FUNKJAZZ KAFE ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL” HYPERLINK
STEP 2: SELECT- “USE THE MAP” ICON AFTER “CHOOSE YOUR OWN SEATS” WINDOW APPEARS
STEP 3: PROCEED WITH YOUR TICKET PURCHASE PROCESS
****VIP PACKAGE CUSTOMERS PLEASE NOTE****
1. FUNKJAZZ KAFE: DIARY OF A DECADE (THE STORY OF A MOVEMENT) THE MOVIE
FILM PASSES WILL BE PROVIDED AT PORTER SANFORD ARTS CENTER BOX OFFICE THE DAY OF SCREENING (Purchase receipt required)
2. FUNKJAZZ KAFE ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL 20TH YEAR CELEBRATION PT. 1
RESERVED SEATING AND PARKING CREDENTIALS WILL BE PROVIDED AT TABERNACLE BOX OFFICE THE DAY OF SHOW. (Purchase receipt required)
See scenes from last year’s FJK festival and film screening HERE
About: FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival
Established in 1994, FunkJazz Kafé Arts & Music Festival® is an authentic cultural art lifestyle brand dedicated to evolving (and preserving) Soul, Funk, R&B, Jazz & Hip-Hop music. FunkJazz Kafé® has, since then, set the bar, changing the face of cultural arts and multi-media events throughout the country. Rolling Stone Magazine calls FunkJazz Kafé® “A Creative Paradise” and is one of the most anticipated, original multimedia cultural arts festivals in North America. Justly earning the accolade “A Legendary Carnival of Art & Music!” by Vibe Magazine and voted “Best Performance Arts Festival” & “Best Multimedia Event” by Creative Loafing Atlanta, performers have included an array of pioneers like Outkast, Jill Scott, Cee Lo Green, Erykah Badu, Janelle Monae, India Arie, Jamie Foxx, Bilal, Meshell Ndegeocello, Caron Wheeler, Van Hunt and hip-hop legends Public Enemy, Doug E. Fresh, Pharoahe Monch, MC Lyte , Talib Kweli and Common, to name a few.
About: FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement)
Narrated by Rock &Roll Hall Of Fame inductee Chuck D, FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement) is an award-winning film documentary that chronicles the history of the FunkJazz Kafé® and highlights the underground African-American arts and entertainment scene from 1994-2007 with historical content spanning as far back as the late 1980s. Perspectives are provided by Dr. Cornel West; Dick Gregory; Erykah Badu; Professor Cornel West, Cee-Lo Green; Jill Scott; Doug E. Fresh; George Clinton; Roy Ayers; Dallas Austin; N’Dea Davenport; Professor Griff of Public Enemy; Organized Noize music producer, Ray Murray; Speech of Arrested Development; Stic-Man of Dead Prez; Jamal Ahmad of WCLK 91.9FM; Lil John Roberts; Joi Gilliam; Caron Wheeler of Soul II Soul and many others.