Category Archives: Jazz in July

Jazz in July 2015 – Join us on July 25!

Join us July 25th, 2015 as Jazz in July returns to 6th Avenue!

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6th Avenue Corridor’s Jazz in July showcases terrific bands, performances by local community groups, delicious food, a beverage tent, and kid’s activities to entertain the whole family! Join us for a full day of fun and see all the exciting changes taking place on the north side of Des Moines!

Best of all, IT’S FREE!!!

 

FEATURING:
The New Bodies (3:00-4:00pm)
Metro Mix Dancers (4:00-4:30pm)
It’s Complicated (4:30-6:00pm)
Metro Mix Dancers (4:00-4:30pm)
Damani Philips Trio featuring Sam Salamone (6:30-8:00pm)
The Tarakis (8:30-10:00pm)

WHAT TO BRING:
Friends and family
Lawn chairs or a blanket
Sunscreen and/or bug spray
Cash (We do not have an ATM on site, unfortunately)

PARKING:
Sixth Avenue will be closed to through traffic.  There is plenty of parking available on our side streets.  You can also park in the NFC parking lot (1912 6th Ave.) or at Moulton Elementary School (1541 8th St.)

Come Join Us for Jazz in July on July 19th!

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jij poster 400Join us July 19th as Jazz in July returns to 6th Avenue!!! Moving into our 5th year, Jazz in July promises to be even better than ever.  Jazz in July showcases terrific bands, performances by local community groups, delicious food, a beverage tent, and kid’s activities to entertain the whole family! Best of all, IT’S FREE!!!

FEATURING:
Parranderos Latin Combo (3-4:30pm)
SP3 (5-6pm)
FreeStyle (6:30-8:30pm)
Faculty Lounge (9-11pm)

BEVERAGE TENT:
Sambetti’s is hosting a beverage tent with beer, pop, and water available for purchase. Please no outside coolers!

FOOD VENDORS:
Tempt your tastebuds with vendors representing a wide variety of local flavors – BBQ, tacos, pupusas, cajun, and more!

KIDS ACTIVITIES:
Face Painting
Balloon Sculptures (nominal cost of $1 to $3)
Chalk art
Carnival games and prizes!

WHAT TO BRING:
Friends and family
Lawn chairs or a blanket
Sunscreen and/or bug spray
Cash (We do not have an ATM on site, unfortunately)

PARKING:
Sixth Avenue will be closed to through traffic.  There is plenty of parking available on our side streets.  You can also park in the NFC parking lot (1912 6th Ave.) or at Moulton Elementary School (1541 8th St.)

SPONSORS:
Thank you to our wonderful sponsors, who allow us to provide this event free to attendees.  Please support these local businesses!
Polk County
Neighborhood Finance Corporation
Sambetti’s
Sargent’s Garage
Fifield Health Mart Pharmacy
Orchestrate Management
Confluence Landscape Architecture & Design
Tradesman Credit Union
Eventfully Yours
Hammer Medical Supply