Sixth Bermuda Jazz Festival set for September

SANDYS PARISH, Bermuda -- The sixth annual Bermuda Jazz Festival is slated for Sept. 14 and 15 at the Royal Naval Dockyard here.

This year's festival features a mix of internationally known artists -- including Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jeffrey Osborne and Keiko Matsui -- and Bermudian jazz musicians.

Shows will be held from 7:15 p.m. to midnight on both days.

The price for general admission is $50; the price for reserved seating is $70.

To purchase tickets, call (800) 965-4827 or visit

For details on the event or Bermuda, call (800) BERMUDA or visit

The Pink Beach Club in Tucker's Town, located near the festival, will arrange transfers to and from the event for guests.

Through Nov. 15, rates at the Pink Beach Club range from $410 per night, single or double, for cottage suites, to $1,025, quad, for a two-bedroom, oceanview suite.

The rates cover daily breakfasts and five-course dinners.

The property also offers the Bermuda Plan, which features daily breakfasts.

Rates range from $390 per night, single or double, for cottage accommodations to $1,005, quad, for two-bedroom suites.

For details or reservations, call Pink Beach Club's U.S. office at (800) 355-6161 or visit

Hotel packages with air fare are available through US Airways Vacations.

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