Jersey City Pier Fest

Date(s) - 10/12/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

J. Owen Grundy Pier


RiverviewJazz.Org and Exchange Place Alliance Special Improvement District are partnering on a new Friday night series: PierFest.
A free concert series 6-9pm on the J. Owen Grundy Pier spanning from September 14 through October 12. These concerts will feature killer bands with a bit of Latin flavor, accompanied by food trucks and beer!
In the case of inclement weather we will make an announcement and the location will be moved to Harborside Atrium at 200 Hudson Street.Launching the series on Friday Sept 14 we are thrilled to announce NJCU will present Paquito D’Rivera and the NJCU Alumni Jazz Big Band. Conducted by retired NJCU Professor Richard Lowenthal, this free concert features Grammy Award-winning guest artist Paquito D’Rivera in a tribute to WBGO, the world’s flagship jazz radio station, and to the 80th anniversary of the Benny Goodman Orchestra’s landmark performance at Carnegie Hall.Friday Sept 21
Andrea Brachfeld / Bill O’Connell Latin Jazz Project featuring Lincoln Goines and Robby Ameen
Johnny “Dandy” Rodríguez Dream Team

Friday Sept 28
Enildo Rasua “The Third Hand”
Doug Beavers “Art of the Arrangement” – 2018 Grammy Nominee

Friday Oct 5
Alex Tea
Chino Pons

Friday Oct 12
Molly Tigre
Slavic Soul Party!


$0.00 Food Trucks & Beer will be available