CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The festival, originally called The Ohio Valley Jazz Festival when it began in 1962, is now a two-day event on Cincinnati's riverfront featuring a variety of artists and musical genres.
Organizers say 50,000 visitors attended over a two-day period in 2012, and this year they are expecting between 70,000-75,000 people at Macy's Music Festival 2013.
The event take place on July 26 and 27 at Paul Brown Stadium. Each night's show will kick off at 7:30 p.m.
The lineup for this year's 2013 Macy's Music Festival includes:
- Jill Scott
- Charlie Wilson
- TGT - Featuring Tyrese, Ginuwine and Tank
- Bootsy Collins
- R. Kelly
- Morris Day and the Time
- Leela James
Tickets are available at ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000.
This is the 51st year for the festival.