Tim Cranch wearing blue shirt

Tim Cranch

Ellie Penaranda

Naples FL – SummerJazz on the Gulf (August 16th)


When:  August 16, 2014 (6:30 – 9:30pm) 

Where:  The Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd N, Naples, FL 34102

Featuring Pocket Change – talented 6-piece, high-energy show band performs Motown, Funk, R&B Variety, Soul, and Dance/Party music. Known for their beautiful vocals and harmonies, and for their showmanship, Pocket Change is led by Bandleader Eddie “The Thrill” Carmichael and Music Director Otis “Maestro” McCarthy. The band has performed at the Coconut Grove Arts Festival, Universal Studios Florida, Seminole Casino, Walt Disney World®, Daytona Bandshell, and Florida A&M University.

This will mark the 29th consecutive year of the fun, free concert series, which combines an appealing and diverse selection of Jazz entertainment with beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico, stunning sunsets, cool breezes, and a relaxing atmosphere. Each concert is held on the resort’s scenic Watkins Lawn overlooking the Gulf.

For those not staying at the resort there will be parking just north of the hotel at Lowdermilk Park, with free parking provided to those with a Naples beach sticker, and free trolley service to the resort and back. Guests may bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating, however no outside food and beverage is allowed on resort grounds.