Jazz it up for April 26th, 27th & 28th by attending the Denton Arts & Jazz Festival 2013. Great music, good food, beautiful art and many activities are planned for the whole family in Denton, Texas, where FUN IS THE THING and JAZZ IS KING!
The Denton Quakertown Park, on 20 acres in the heart of downtown, provides the perfect setting for the 2 ½ day event with 2,700 artists, seven stages, music, dance, arts, crafts, children's activities and games, food and beverages that is FREE to the public.
The Denton Festival Foundation, Inc., in cooperation with the City of Denton and the Dallas/Fort Worth American Federation of Musicians, produces the festival with support from individual and corporate sponsorships. The event attracts over 200,000 annually to see the musicians, artists, performers culturally-diverse music and art.
Denton Arts and Jazz Festival 2013 Headliners:
Friday, April 26 – David Sanborn – 9:00 pm – Jazz Stage
Saturday, April 27 – Blues Brothers Band – 9:00 pm – Jazz Stage
Sunday, April 28 – Brave Combo – 7:00 pm – Jazz Stage
Move to the beat at one of seven stages with jazz, blues and cross-cultural music. Get in the groove and buy a special piece of art from 175 juried artists and crafters. Ages 12 and under set can mold, draw, sculpt and create at the Children’s Art Tent and make music in the Percussion Tent. You can also treat yourself to delicious offerings at one of six food courts. Join in the pride and celebration of our music and arts tradition, all showcased for a weekend of enjoyment for the whole family. Funded in part with a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts & the National Endowment on the Arts.
What: Denton Arts and Jazz Festival
When: Friday, April 26-Sunday, April 28
Where: Denton's Quakertown Park and Facilities
321 East McKinney (Corner of McKinney and Bell)