About This Festival
The St. Clement's Island Museum|38370 Point Breeze Rd, Coltons Point, MD | Map
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From the Organizer
The Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival has long been considered the most unique and intimate jazz experience in Southern Maryland. The event, now in its 18th year, is on Saturday, July 8 at the St. Clement’s Island Museum in Colton’s Point. This riverside event is presented by the Friends of the St. Clement's Island and Piney Point Museums and the St. Mary’s County Museum Division and takes place on the lawn of the museum that overlooks historic St. Clement's Island, birthplace of Maryland. This year’s festival lineup includes saxophone headliner Paul Taylor, contemporary jazz ensemble Urban Jazz Coalition and opening with jazz guitarist JJ Sansaverino. Food vendors for the jazz Festival are: Chief’s—Your Neighborhood Bar, Days Off Deli and Grill, New Orleans by Myra, Mrs. Moo’s Corner and the Nutty Bavarian of Southern Maryland. Tickets are selling fast! Members of The Friends can purchase up to four tickets for $60. All additional tickets and public tickets are $65 per ticket. To purchase at The Friends price, call 301-769-2222 or mail a check to 38370 Point Breeze Road, Colton’s Point, MD 20626. For more information or to purchase tickets online, visit the event website, www.facebook.com/PotomacJazzandSeafoodFestival. Thank you to our generous sponsors: Bozick Distributors, SMDhotels.com by The Cherry Cove Group, Country Inn & Suites, Judy Smith of On Point Consulting, Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival, The St. Mary’s County Arts Council, Brothers’ Johnson, Inc., The College of Southern Maryland, Community Bank of the Chesapeake, JASINT Consulting & Technologies, LaQuinta Inns & Suites, Jazz Friends in the Shade, SMECO and the Whitten Laser Eye Center.