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Jazz in the Park with Steve Simon & The Kings of Jazz

Award winning jazz clarinetist Steve Simon hosts the coolest jazz jam in downtown Charleston. We are excited to feature Steve Simon and the Kings of Jazz at this our next Allan Park Event. The 6-piece ensemble will feature Heather Rice, jazz vocalist.

Jazz in the Park with the Lyndsey Moynihan Jazz Quintet

Growing up, Lyndsey refined her love of jazz by listening to her parent’s records. The crackling vinyl albums of history’s jazz greats would spin from the family phonograph, and as the needle delicately ran along the recordings, it filled the room with waves of sound that inspired her. The music inspired Moynihan. At age five, she began training as a classical pianist and began singing years later.

Bluegrass in the Park with Cattle in the Cane

Cattle in the Cane is a Charleston based trio of musicians playing energetic, traditional bluegrass and gypsy django. The ensemble is comprised of Mackie Boles on guitar and vocals, Brad Edwardson on upright bass and vocals and Aaron Firetag on mandolin and background vocals.

Once Upon A Treat

Once Upon A Treat is a bakery designed not only to provide delicious baked goods — sweet and savory — but also to give back to the community by hiring women who live in public housing and teaching them a marketable skill to help empower them an help them empower others.

King of Pops

If you’ve heard a story about our beginnings, it was more than likely a tale of one person overcoming a corporate layoff or of a lawyer eschewing the courtroom for the kitchen. While both of these things happened, neither is the whole story…

Calling All Bands

We are in the planning stages for the three, 2016 concerts at Allan Park. We are looking to get in touch with 3-6 piece bands/ensembles that may be a good fit for the Park. Our audience is family orientated with a wide age group. Concerts begin at 6:30p mostly on select Fridays. You can send […]

HPTNA Minutes

1. Michael check website for updates The Allen Park fall event will most likely be an October event 2. Mark Home tour on Oct 4th would like to get 1 or 2 more homes for the tour looking for volunteers to “house sit” during the tour, assist the homeowner hoping to get Citadel cadets […]