We will be going to Grants Tomb ( West 122nd and Riverside Drive) to see a jazz concert with the Houston Person Quartet. Also, before the concert people can bring dinner and eat together.
Weather looks to be in the high 70s, low 80s and clear.
I hope to see you for the event!
I will bring some light snacks for all, but please bring dinner!
Here are the details:
Houston Person Quartet will perform from 7 - 8:30pm.
INFORMATION ON THE CONCERThttp://www.freesummerconcerts.com/cgi-bin/public/displaypublic.pl?newstate=NYC&viewmonth=yes&mm=August#567
Info on the concert and movie
Info on Jazzmobile - http://www.jazzmobile.org/
Here are details on grants tombhttp://www.nps.gov/gegr/index.htm
Hope to see you at the event! See below for all of the specifics!
WEATHER AND RAIN
RAIN IN THE FORECAST WILL CANCEL THE EVENT. I will send a note out on Wednesday to those coming with a weather update. As of now weather looks fine, high 70s, low 80s.
EVENT DATE: Wednesday, August 19
TIME: 6:30 PM for Dinner, 6:45 PM for the performance at 7PM - 8:30 PM -
LOCATION: Grants Tomb ( West 122nd and Riverside Drive)
COST: Free! I will also have some snacks on hand, but bring your own dinner!
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
Dinner, a blanket or chair, drinks,
I will be supplying some snacks before the hike and some drinks and snacks after the hike.
They have chairs set out in the plaza in front of the tomb - come at 6:30 PM to help me save seatshttp://www.nps.gov/gegr/planyourvisit/directions.htm
Take the #1 train to the 116th Street-Columbia University station on Broadway. Walk six blocks North to 122nd Street, and two blocks West to Riverside Drive.
If taking the #2 or #3 express trains, please change at 96th Street for an uptown-bound #1 local train.
Take the M11 bus to Amsterdam Avenue and West 118th Street.
Take the M104, M4 or M5 bus to 122nd Street and Broadway.
RSVP NO LATER THAN TUESDAY, AUGUST 18, SO I HAVE A SENSE OF NUMBERS FOR SAVING SPOTS AND SNACKS!