PHILADELPHIA — Oct. 11, 2017 — Travelers passing through Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) will enjoy the smooth sounds of jazz this fall. MarketPlace PHL, the restaurant and retail concessions management company at PHL, launched its fall Jazz Series on Friday, Oct. 6 and will continue the series by hosting new musicians each Friday in October from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Come enjoy the jazz musicians as they perform live on the B/C Connector stage. By providing easy access for travelers to move throughout the airport without the need to pass through additional security gates, passengers can swing by the stage and enjoy the music.
Upcoming performances include:
Oct. 13: Paula Johns Trio
Oct. 20: Cintron Latin Jazz
Oct. 27: Eric Wortham
“Passengers are encouraged to stop by before their flight; start the weekend with live music, good food and shopping before their trip,” said Mel Hannah, vice president and general manager of MarketPlace PHL. “With more than 82,000 busy travelers passing through the airport every day, it’s important to create unique opportunities for our passengers to take a moment and enjoy the experience.”
MarketPlace PHL manages more than 183,000 square feet of dedicated concession space and hosts a robust roster of high-end eateries and luxury brand retailers. For additional information about the more than 170 retail and dining locations at PHL, please visit www.philamarketplace.com.
ABOUT MARKETPLACE PHL, LLC
MarketPlace PHL, LLC, is the private partner with the City of Philadelphia in the management of the food and retail programs throughout Philadelphia International Airport. The award-winning program offers more than 170+ shops, restaurants and services. The MarketPlace PHL portfolio features local Philly favorites, as well as regional and national brands. MarketPlace PHL, LLC, is a partnership between MarketPlace Development, a Boston-based airport retail development firm, and LeJeune & Associates, a Philadelphia-based retail development, management and consulting firm. For more information, visit www.philamarketplace.com.