Jazz FestivalA preview concert benefiting the educational programs and concerts of the 2008 Amelia Island Jazz Festival, featuring The Dynamic Les DeMerle Band with Bonnie Eisele, vocals and special guest, Jazz Legend, Dr. Bill Price, will be held at the historic Palace Saloon in downtown Fernandina Beach Thursday, August 14th from 7 to 9 PM. The tickets are $25.00 and available at The UPS Store in the Island Walk Shopping Center on Sadler Road in Fernandina Beach or if the show does not sell out, tickets will be available at the door.

Also, the official unveiling of the 2008 Amelia Island Jazz Festival Poster, created by renowned, award-winning Graphic Artist, Keith Gold. There will be a video presentation of the exciting new 2008 Amelia Island Jazz Festival video, created by distinguished producer and Festival Board Member,Stan Cottle.

If that is not enough excitement for you, ticket holders are treated to this special bonus: Complimentary carriage rides will be provided to ticket holders by Amelia Island Carriages, from 6 – 7 PM, departing from the front door of the Palace Saloon.

All proceeds benefit the Les DeMerle Amelia Island Jazz Festival,a 501(c)(3) not-for profit organization working to provide a rich, diverse, cultural jazz offering to the Amelia Island area.

For more visit us at www.AmeliaIslandJazzFestival.com