39Rainbow continues to celebrate National Jazz Appreciation Month with live performances through April 30

5 restaurants to donate a portion of April proceeds to local organization Kansas City Jazz ALIVE

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (April 14, 2016) – 39Rainbow, LANE4 Property Group’s mixed-use center at the corner of 39th Street and Rainbow Boulevard, will continue to host weekly, on-site jazz performances each Saturday in April, featuring the Hermon Mehari Quartet this Saturday, April 16.

Hermon Mehari is an international trumpet player based in Kansas City and a recent winner of the 2015 Carmine Caruso International Trumpet Competition. He is a performer, educator, composer, producer, country-wide panelist and previous director of the Kansas City High School All Star Jazz Ensemble.

The performances will take place in front of 39Rainbow restaurants Subway and Topp’d Pizza + Salads from 4 – 6 p.m. on April 16, 23 and 30. To further support jazz in Kansas City, all 39Rainbow restaurants will donate a portion of April sales to local jazz organization Kansas City Jazz ALIVE.

 39Rainbow restaurants:

  • Subway
  • IHOP
  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries
  • Topp’d Pizza + Salads
  • 7-Eleven

National Jazz Appreciation Month schedule:

  • April 16: Hermon Mehari Quartet
  • April 23: Sons of Brasil with Stan Kessler
  • April 30: Elder Statesmen of Kansas City Jazz Quartet

When:              Saturday, April 16, 23 and 30

Time:               4 – 6 p.m.

Where:            39Rainbow  

                        3900-3944 Rainbow Blvd.

                        Kansas City, Kansas 66103

Contact:         Lydia Young, lydia@pagecomms.com

                        816-385-2952 (office)

                        620-655-8241 (mobile) 

About 39Rainbow
39Rainbow is a mixed-use project owned and managed by LANE4 Property Group, strategically located at the southwest corner of 39th Street and Rainbow Blvd. across from one of the region’s fastest growing medical campuses, The University of Kansas Hospital and Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Based on Parisian architecture, 39Rainbow consists of two separate buildings, totaling approximately 175,000 square feet across four levels, including 30,000 square feet of hospitality and retail space. 39Rainbow is a first-of-its-kind development in the Kansas City area, offering a true mixed-use format with new prototype national brands, local creations and more than 70,000 square feet of medical office and patient care facilities. Current tenants include the Kansas City area’s only walk-up 7-Eleven, a new-format IHOP and Subway, Five Guys, an 83-room Holiday Inn Express, The University of Kansas Acute Rehabilitation Unit, The Kansas City Transitional Care Center and local restaurant Topp’d Pizza. For more information on 39Rainbow, visit www.lane4group.com.

About Kansas City Jazz ALIVE
Kansas City Jazz ALIVE is a 501(c)(3) catalyst group organized to implement opportunities for the Greater Kansas City jazz community. Its members work to concert to “Raise the Tide that Lifts all Jazz Boats”. The mission of Kansas City Jazz ALIVE is to: (A) Build AWARENESS of the needs of the metropolitan jazz community, (L) Serving as a LISTENING body, (I) Provide a platform for the integration of IDEAS, (V) Function as a VOICE for the jazz community, and (E) Provide EXPOSURE to applicable resources for the Kansas City jazz community. For more information, please visit www.kcjazzalive.org/about.