According to several sources- Playa will be seeing part of the action on the 2011 Jazz Festival…The Riviera Maya has become one of the hottest tourism destinations in Mexico, a favorite of both domestic and international visitors. Warm, crystalline waters and sugar white sand combined with ancient ruins, its exuberant jungle and, of course, one of the top ten jazz festivals in the world, make it completely irresistible.
A fantastic lineup is expected to come together in the Riviera Maya, including Natalia Lafourcade, Randy Brecker, Staley Clarke and the Yellowjackets, November 24 – 26, 2011. The Riviera Maya Jazz Festival will celebrate its ninth year from November 24 through 26, 2011. Over the years, it has come to capture the heart and the imagination of music lovers everywhere. Many jazz legends and Grammy winners have participated in the festival, including George Duke, Four Play, Sergio Mendes, Herbie Hancock, Ivan Lins, David Sanborn, Earl Klugh, Armando Manzanero and Sacbe, among others.
The Jazz Festival has developed into one of the biggest musical events of the Riviera Maya, and has also become one of the destination’s premier attractions-all part of the area’s commitment to offer visitors an unforgettable experience. During these three days, tourists will have the opportunity not only to enjoy the Riviera Maya’s undeniable beauty, but also an incredible array of music. Both jazz aficionados and music lovers in general will have the opportunity to indulge in an extraordinary experience as they listen to these masters under a canopy of stars on one of Playa del Carmen’s most beautiful beaches, Playa Mamitas, with the Caribbean waves breaking in the background. All you have to do is come and be a part of music history.