'Harlem Nights' Series Returns for P.G. Renaissance Festival

3/14/2014, midnight
April Sampe (Courtesy of aprilsampe.com)

LANHAM, Md. — The sponsors and collaborative partners of the Harlem Renaissance Festival for Harlem Nights will pay homage every Tuesday during the month of April to the Harlem Renaissance Era. Beginning April 1 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., come out and listen to some of the most talented area artists in the Washington metro area.

This year, Harlem Nights will kick off at a new location: J'Ollie's Restaurant and Bar, 9023 Annapolis Road, Lanham, MD immediately off Exit 20 of the I-495 Beltway inside the Days Inn Hotel. To welcome guests, J'Ollie's will offer drink specials and light hors d'oeuvres. Festival sponsors will provide give-aways such as tickets, music CDs, books and more to winners of our Harlem Nights Trivia Contest. Our nightly host is nationally acclaimed Poetry Man "Komplex," who always brings a few of his "true spittin" poetic friends with him.

The Harlem Nights Series spotlights the performances of local artists and poets. Join our media partners, WMMJ FM102.3 and The Flow Internet Radio @ Rocktheflow.com.

The Harlem Nights line-up includes:

April 1 – Rhythm Method

April 8 – LeFan Caribbean Jazz Band

April 15 – Ms. April Sampe

April 22 – Framewerk Band

April 29 – The Elliot Levine Band

This year the Prince George's Harlem Renaissance Festival celebrates 15 years of bringing the arts and culture to the community. For more information about the 2014 Prince George's County Harlem Renaissance Festival visit: www.pghrf.org/festival