This year’s Five Points Jazz Festival will take place on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 11am until 8pm. The yearly festival is a celebration of the Five Points neighborhood culture and music, and it provides an opportunity to honor individuals who have made lasting contributions to jazz music. This year the festival will have seven stages and over 20 bands will be performing, including main stage headliners the Nelson Rangell Quartet and the Brad Leali Orchestra.
The festival has grown since its first year in 2004 and there will be plenty of entertainment and activities throughout the Five Points, there will be also be food and art vendors along Welton Street. This is a free event that will be open to the public, please plan for and anticipate a large crowd for this year’s festival. For more information about the festival including performances, this year’s marketplace sweepstakes and other activities please visit Denver Arts & Venues. You may also visit the Five Points Jazz Festival Facebook Page for events taking place before and during the festival.