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Rainbow Park Amphitheater Grand Opening and Concert Featuring Renowned Musician Jennifer Holliday


May 3,2022


Rainbow Park Amphitheater Grand Opening and Concert Featuring Renowned Musician Jennifer Holliday


DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs will host the official grand opening of the Rainbow Park Amphitheater on Saturday, May 14 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Rainbow Park, 1831 Rainbow Park, Decatur GA.


This historical event will feature award-winning musician Jennifer Holliday as well as live music from other various recording artist and food vendors. Patrons must pick up free tickets from the Porter Sandford III Performing Arts Center’s box office beginning May 9, Monday – Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tickets are served on a first come, first serve basis with a maximum of two per patron.


“We are thrilled to add Jennifer Holliday to the lineup of this show and overjoyed to open up for the summer season. The park’s staff diligently worked to have the amphitheater completed and are beyond excited to see various talented artists grace the stage,” stated Chuck Ellis, DeKalb Parks Director.


The construction cost for the project was $1.7 million and funds were allocated from the DeKalb Department of Community Development, Commissioner Larry Johnson, Commissioner Lorraine Cochran- Johnson, and the 2001 and 2006 park bond. The venue will seat 1,000 patrons and will provide the community with outdoor concerts and movies in the park events.


“I am grateful for everyone that helped to make this vision come to life and confident the amphitheater will be an exciting place for the community to enjoy” said Cynthia Benefield, Interim Division Manager of Cultural Affairs.


The amphitheater will be a positive social space to many patrons in the heart of DeKalb County and visitors from all over to enjoy. This venue will play an important role in the county’s artistic culture and development, bringing live performances to the community.




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Jennifer Holliday musician/actress



Jennifer Holliday is a native from Houston Texas and a Grammy award -winning musician and Broadway actress with various accolades and accomplishments.


For more information, contact LaShanda Davis, Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs public relations specialist, at 404-710-6331 or [email protected].





May 14 2022


4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


NEW Rainbow Park Amphitheater
1831 Rainbow Park Decatur GA