Thousands attend Atlanta Jazz Festival

ATLANTA — Families packed Piedmont Park to enjoy the smooth music at the Atlanta Jazz Festival. Many call this event the ‘unofficial’ official start to the concert summer series.

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Atlanta is known for good entertainment and although many are traveling for the holiday weekend, many wanted to stay right here and enjoy the city.

“Well one of the reasons why I decided to stay in town, the gas prices are so high. They are not cheap right now and we’re here in Atlanta. We have a lot of festivities going on in this Metro Atlanta area,” said Michael Hudson.


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“It’s so much to do in Atlanta. Atlanta is the hot spot. A lot of things are happening, people from all places, come here so why not just stay here,” said Rasheeda Ansari.

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