The Evergreen Jazz Festival
If you haven’t already done so, check out the Evergreen Jazz Festival. Today is the last day to experience some great jazz in the town of Evergreen, Colorado. The annual Evergreen Jazz Festival started on Friday and goes through today. You can see and hear Jazz at five locations – although the Little Bear only participated on Friday and Saturday. The other locations include the Evergreen Lakehouse, the Elks Ballroom, the Elks Patio, and the Evergreen Christian Church.
The 2009 lineup features the Carl Sonny Leyland Trio, Festival Feetwarmers with Anita Thomas, After Midnight Jazz Band, Gypsy Swing Revue, Hot Tomatoes Dance Orchestra, Marty Eggers’ Ragtime Quartet, John Royen Trio, International Sextet, Joni Janak and Centerpiece Jazz with special guest Rich Chiaraluce, Celebration Jazz Band, Gremoli, and Colorado favorite Queen City Jazz Band with vocal great Wende Harston.
If you live in the foothills and are looking for something fun and different to do, check it out. It is a good time and great music.