ARE YOU READY TO PUT IT ON BLAST? TEXT 972-885-8717 to get started today!

2nd Annual Oak Cliff Jazz Fest/Arts & Crafts Fair

Event Details

2nd Annual Oak Cliff Jazz Fest/Arts & Crafts Fair

Time: September 20, 2014 from 11am to 10pm
Location: UUCOC
Street: 3839 W. Kiest Blvd.
City/Town: Dallas
Website or Map: http://www.oakcliffjazzfest.o…
Event Type: music, and, art, &, crafts, fundraiser
Organized By: Judith Watkins
Latest Activity: Sep 14, 2014

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

The Fest boasts 10 musical acts including up and coming Naughty Professor out of New Orleans  and trumpet playing kids from Trumpets4Kids – a nonprofit organization helping dedicated, musically inclined children to have a trumpet they might otherwise not be able to afford.   The Fest this year is dedicated to this Organization.

Other performers are Freddie Jones (founder of Trumpets for Kids) who played the National Anthem at the start of the Dallas Cowboys home games last year and will do so again this year; Larry Lampkin, an American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter; Tutu Jones where blues and soul meet; the Eastfield Faculty Jazz Combo led by Dr. Oscar Passley; Fingerprints, of the best kept music secrets in the South.

Appearing on the ladies’ side are Lady Diamond, currently appearing at Dallas’ House of Blues on Tuesdays and Sunday morning Gospel Brunches; Ms. Marcy and Her Sugar Daddy’s with her renditions of familiar standards from the Great American Songbook;  and Carolyn Lee Jones, makes standards sound new and the new sound standard.

The Juried Arts & Crafts Fair, open from 11am to at least 6pm, is limited to vendors selling their own art and/or handmade crafts, crafts made of recycled materials, and a limited number of ethnic arts & craft items  made in the USA or purchased via Fair Trade (not Free Trade).  

To date we are pleased to have Songbird Designs, Sisters Sew a Lot, Beau Bangles, John’s Wooden Toys, Lemlem’s Items for Ethiopia, and Judy’s Shadow Boxes, North Texas Honey Bee Guild, Nubia Natural Designs, and noted African-American artist Frank Frazier, Voter’s Registration, Texas Organization Project, North Texas Unitarian Universalist Churches, the Dallas Bach Society, the Social Justice Ministry, and more pending.  

For advance tickets ($15 adult, $11 ages 11-18) and additional information, see http://www.oakcliffjazzfest.org. Tickets at the gate are $20 and $15. Please bring your own chairs or blankets; coolers are not allowed.

 

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for 2nd Annual Oak Cliff Jazz Fest/Arts & Crafts Fair to add comments!

Join Uptown Jazz Dallas Organization

Attending (2)

Members

Gifts for the Season:

JAZZBLAST: On-Sale Now!

Featured Foodie Feed: CraveDFW

Sarah Shook & the Disarmers LIVE in Dallas

Sarah Shook & the Disarmers will be playing in town at the Kessler Theater on June 18th. The North Carolina-based quintet has built a reputation for no-frills, honky-tonk-infused rock with a punk spirit. On Nightroamer, the unit expands their sound … Continue reading

Thompson San Antonio – Riverwalk Hosts Sensorial Dinner Series

Thompson San Antonio – Riverwalk is hosting the first of a one-of-a-kind quarterly dinner series with partner Soular Therapy on Thursday, May 19th. The special, six-course Sensory Dinner will be led by the hotel’s fantastic executive chef, Robert Cantu, and each course will be paired with … Continue reading

Café Duro Officially Opens their Doors on Greenville Avenue

Duro Hospitality, whose portfolio includes beloved hot spots The Charles, Bar Charles, and Sister, is proud to announce the opening of their new concept on Greenville Avenue: Café Duro. Café Duro is adjacent to its restaurant Sister and bring a unique … Continue reading

Finding Hetch Hetchy: The Hidden Yosemite – to Premiere at Telluride Mountainfilm Festival

“Finding Hetch Hetchy: The Hidden Yosemite,” a new short climbing documentary jointly produced by Burkard Studios and Q Stories, will premiere at Mountainfilm Festival in Telluride on May 27.  The film features veteran climbers Timmy O’Neill and  Lucho Rivera, one of the few … Continue reading

‘80s Night Out Brings Free Family Fun to Addison Circle Park June 18

The fun starts with a live performance by DFW-based ‘80s cover band, 80s Gadgets at 7 p.m. Then, at 8:15 p.m., get your dancing shoes ready for a lesson on some of the decade’s most iconic dance moves. Put those moves to … Continue reading

Communicating Jazz:

© 2022   Created by Uptown Jazz Dallas IJF.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service