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Swingin’ & Singin’ the American Songbook

July 13, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Vocalist Carmen Bradford opens the Great American Songbook to reveal timeless classics, plus heartfelt pop and soul favorites in this JazZoo 2018 opening night concert. The former Count Basie Orchestra singer has become a fan favorite at jazz clubs and festivals around the world, and is a frequent guest with the Columbus Jazz Orchestra having appeared recently on the CJO’s “Standards & Strings” concerts at the Southern Theatre in March 2016 and “Soul Session: From Ray Charles to Whitney Houston” in April 2017.

Pre-Show Entertainment: The Columbus Youth Jazz Orchestra at 6:45 p.m.

To purchase single tickets and tables call the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium at (614) 724-3485 or (800) MONKEYS, or go online to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium website at www.columbuszoo.org.

  • Click the orange “Tickets” button in the top right corner
  • Under the “Special Events” drop-down, there is a JazZoo category, click JazZoo
  • Ticket options are separated by DATE, and by SINGLE TICKETS and TABLE OF EIGHT

Single tickets are $35 when purchased in advance and $40 day of. Gates open at 6:30 PM and concerts begin at 8:00 PM. The purchase of any concert ticket includes free zoo admission for the entire day!

All guests are allowed to bring in their own food, however bringing in your own alcohol is strictly prohibited and will be confiscated. Please note that beer and wine will be available for onsite purchase. For the safety of the animals no glass is permitted into the park.


July 13, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
9990 Riverside Drive,
Powell, 43065 United States
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Jazz Arts Group
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