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Sweet Baby J'aiPalm Springs Women's Jazz Festival  Hotel Packages and
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"We have crafted a collection of extraordinary musicians merging jazz, blues and funk who will descend on Palm Springs over the Labor Day Weekend for a compelling musical tapestry."
– Sweet Baby J'ai, Artistic Director.

Hotel Packages Available Now – Individual Tickets go on Sale June 1, 2016.

Diane Schuur
Ann Hampton Callaway
Annenberg, September 2, 8pm
Dee Dee Bridgewater
Dee Dee Bridgewater
Annenberg, September 3, 8pm
Pamela Williams
Pamela Wiliams
Indian Canyons Country Club September 3, Noon-3pm
Julie London Diane Schuur Hyatt Hotel
Tribute to the Divas Brunch
Hard Rock Hotel
September 4, 11am
Jazz Masters Award,
Diane Schuur, 2015 winner
Jorge Mendez Gallery
September 2, 4pm
Hyatt Palm Springs
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NEW DATE - September 2-4, 2016
Labor Day Weekend
Palm Springs, CA

Weather Report  - It's Too Cool To Be Hot



Paula Atherton   Mimi Jones   Sunnie Paxson   Tina Raymond   Linda Taylor
Paula Atherton   Mimi Jones   Sunnie Paxson   Tina Raymond   Linda Taylor
Rosalia de Cuba   Sacha Dupont   Cathy Segal Garcia   Pam Trotter   Anna Stadlman
Rosalia de Cuba   Sascha Dupont   Cathy Segal Garcia   Pam Trotter   Anna Stadlman
Gennine Jackson   Barbara Laronga            
Gennine Jackson   Barbara Laronga            


$699 per person double occupancy - $948 single occupancy
2 Nights in a Luxury Suite at the Hyatt Hotel
Shuttle service Available
Saturday Morning Exercise Class
$15 valet parking per day
Saturday Breakfast

Opening Reception
4 Great Concerts
Jazz Exhibit
Meet and Greet
After Parties

Make Your Reservations Now

Packages cannot be purchased online




Friday, September 2
Noon-3pm  CHILL OUT.  FREE
Meet and Greet - The party starts at noon at Azul Restaurant. Live music, appetizers and a free drink. Lunch available. Everyone is invited. A chance to meet other jazz fans in town for the Festival.

4-6pm  JAZZ MASTERS AWARD.  Jorge Mendez Gallery in Palm Springs.  $40

The annual Jazz Masters Award is given to a distinguished female musician who has made a significant contribution to jazz music. This years award will be presented to vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater.
Drinks, hors d'oeuvres, live music.

8pm – ANN HAMPTON CALLAWAY. Annenberg Theater.  $90 (rows a-h) $75 (rows j-p)  
Her stunning warm and enveloping voice makes this Tony-nominated vocalist one of the premiere jazz singers today. She will be joined by the prestigious Palm Springs Women's All-Star Jazz Band featuring bassist Mimi Jones.

10:30pm – NIGHT CAP.  FREE
Relax and have a drink after the concert at Azul, upstairs in the Alibi Room.

Saturday, September 3
Noon-3pm -  COOL SOUL JAM.  $50
Beat the heat at Indian Canyons Country Club for an afternoon of smooth jazz
featuring The Saxtress, PAMELA WILLIAMS. Williams is a mainstay on the smooth jazz scene and has
appeared with Prince, Patti LaBelle, Queen Latifah and Regina Belle. Also appearing Gennine Jackson.
Lunch available. Cash Bar.

8pm – DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER. Annenberg Theater.  $90 (rows a-h) $75 (rows j-p)
3 Grammy's, 7 Grammy nominations and a Tony Award says it all. Known world-wide as one of the greatest jazz vocalists on the scene today, a true Ambassador of Jazz.  She has played with Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins and
Dexter Gordon. Great moments in jazz can be defined by her presence.

10:30pm – AFTER PARTY.  $20
Music and Dancing. The Club Room. Hard Rock Hotel.
Pay at the Door.

Sunday, September 4

11am-2pm TRIBUTE TO JAZZ DIVAS.  $90 
Brunch at the Hard Rock Hotel is where the Festival pays tribute to the great jazz and blues divas of our time.
This year's tribute celebrates the music of Aretha Franklin, Julie London, Rickie Lee Jones, and Eleana Burke. 
Includes a full brunch menu with champagne.

Pam Trotter   Cathy Segal Garcia   Sacha Dupont   Rosalia de Cuba
Pam Trotter   Cathy Segal Garcia   Sascha Dupont   Rosalia de Cuba
Aretha Franklin   Julie London   Rickie Lee Jones   Eleana Burke
Aretha Franklin   Julie London   Rickie Lee Jones   Eleana Burke

All Events Pass - $299
Tickets can be purchased in Installments.
Please call 760-416-3545. Cannot be purchased online.

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ANNENBERG Annenberg TheatreE
Annenberg Theater
Downtown Palm Springs


(Includes all taxes and hotel fees)  

Cabana Poolside Suites – Add $130 per night
Pool View Rooms – Add $30 per night
Extra Nights – $149 per night

Make Your Reservations Now

Packages cannot be purchased online

A $100 deposit guarantees your package. Balance can be paid in 3 equal installment payments. There is a one time fee of $20 for using this plan.


Palm Springs is a 2 hour drive from Los Angeles and San Diego, 4 hours from Phoenix, 5 hours from Las Vegas, 8 hours from the San Francisco Bay Area. The Palm Springs Airport is 5 minutes from the hotel. Guests can be picked up by the hotel shuttle. Once in town there is no need to rent a car since all planned events are walking distance from the hotel or shuttle service will be provided.

There are no refunds of payments on packages or ticket purchases.  

Guests needing special assistance will be offered ADA rooms and shuttle service to all events. Any dietary needs will be addressed with the venues.

Call 760-416-3545 or email: events@lucyandgail.com

Individual Tickets go on Sale Now


Thank You to Our Sponsors

Harold Matzner   Wells Fargo   Palm Springs Resorts   Grace helen Spearman   Hyatt Palm Springs
Olivia   Brighthaus   The Center   Hard Rock Cafe   Annenberg Theater
Barbara Carpenter   Sapphire Books   Prime Properties of the Desert   Sharon Siegel   Susan Brennan
She Beverages   Casitas Laquita            


Media Sponsors

LA Times   Palm Springs Life   Jazz Times   KJazz   The Desert Sun
Lesbian News   Live Magazine   Desert Outlook   LA Jazz Scene   Joey English
Gay Desert Guide   LGBT Hollywood            




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