The Betsy Hotel will welcome back their annual Jazz Festival, Overture to Overtown, for its sixth year, taking place from February 25 to March 10, 2018. The annual festival will include more than 17 Jazz events with performances by 30 notable musicians over its 14-night span. Performances will take place nightly, showcasing an eclectic variety of Jazz genres including traditional, Latin jazz, Roots music and more.
Festival performances will take place from 6-10 p.m. on Sunday through Thursday, and 6-11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. The Betsy Hotel will host two celebratory happy hours on Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10 from 4-7 p.m. in The Betsy Hotel lobby.
Guests are invited to enjoy dinner at The Betsy’s LT Steak & Seafood during festival performances. The restaurant overlooking the hotel lobby will feature nightly specials by Executive Chef Danny Ganem. Guests opting for a more casual dining experience are welcome to visit The Alley, where Chef de Cuisine John Kreidich will offer fresh pizzas and homemade pastas, or the Ventanita where fresh crepes and gelato are available for purchase. The Alley Pizzeria and Ventanita are located in the breezeway adjacent to The Betsy, between Collins Avenue and Ocean Drive.