Evergreen Jazz Festival

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Country and Region United StatesColorado
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Evergreen, Colorado USA
Festival Contact Information

Evergreen Jazz Festival
P.O. Box 3775
Evergreen, CO 80437 USA
Phone: (01) 303-697-5467
Email: info@evergreenjazz.org

Festival Description

If you love jazz at its up-close-and-personal best, don’t miss this opportunity to experience some of the country’s finest traditional and mainstream jazz groups. Located just 35 minutes west of Denver, the scenic mountain community of Evergreen, Colorado, provides the setting for one of the jazz world’s most special events.

The combination of world-class talent and intimate venues makes the Evergreen Jazz Festival like no other. Add in the cool mountain air and relaxed, friendly atmosphere, and it’s easy to understand why the Festival is rapidly gaining recognition as a true jazz-world gem. No big stages. No big crowds. Just a big jazz experience you’ll always remember and want to repeat.

Festival Dates July 26 - 28, 2013
Festival Links http://www.evergreenjazz.org

Festival Story:

Evergreen, Colorado is about 1400 miles from New Orleans, but the scenic mountain community will become Bourbon Street with altitude while it hosts the annual Evergreen Jazz Festival. Nationally known for its combination of top bands, intimate venues and appealing mountain setting, the Evergreen Jazz Festival will offer over 70 hours of live traditional jazz ranging from Dixieland to ragtime to blues, boogie-woogie and swing. This year’s lineup includes four bands making their first-ever appearances in Evergreen.


Festival Events:

Lineup 2012:
  • Louis Ford & His New Orleans Jazz Flairs
  • Carl Sonny Leyland Trio
  • After Midnight Jazz Band
  • Wolverine Jazz Band
  • Queen City Jazz Band
  • Something Doin’ The Big Little Ragtime Band
  • Take the Hay Train
  • The Poudre River Irregulars
  • Hot Tomatoes Dance Orchestra
  • The Jazz Cookers
  • Gypsy Swing Revue


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Practical Info:

  • Multiple locations each year. Visit the web site for more information at http://www.evergreenjazz.org/venues.html
  • Online at http://www.evergreenjazz.org
  • By phone at +01 303-697-5467 for Visa and MasterCard
  • By mail at Evergreen Jazz Festival, P.O. Box 3775, Evergreen, CO 80437 Send check or money order.


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