Kevin Eubanks, Dr. Dog, Hayes Carll Headline Fort Worth Music Festival
Fri, 17 Aug 2012 13:01:21
Camp Bowie District is thrilled to host the second annual Fort Worth Music Festival (formerly known as Jazz by the Boulevard), which will be presented by Comerica Bank! So if you are in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area, you will want to attend, since the lineup rocks and it's affordable. Some good stuff is coming to the Metroplex.
More than 20 acts will entertain crowds on two stages, with headliners including Dr. Dog, Kevin Eubanks, Hayes Carll, The Reverend Horton Heat, Charles Bradley, The Relatives, The Orbans, Telegraph Canyon, Burning Hotels and many more. The full up-to-date lineup is posted on the Fort Worth Music Fest website. Sounds will feature an assortment of jazz, blues, country-western, indie-rock, western swing and more.
There will also be lots of visual art displays for sale by local and regional artists, cooking demos by DFW's most renowned celeb chefs, the hottest food trucks, beer gardens and much more.
It takes place Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28-29, 2012. Gates open at 3PM on Friday and at 1PM on Saturday. The event will last till 10:30PM on both nights.
It will be held on the lawn of the Will Rogers Memorial, at 3401 West Lancaster Avenue.
General admission is $7.50 each day. VIP passes are $75 each day. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Camp Bowie District's beautification efforts.
Camp Bowie District encompasses the 9-mile stretch of the Boulevard, which extends from University to 820. When visitors choose to Discover All 9 Miles of the Boulevard, they will find unique shops and restaurants in each of the designated segments, which include: "The Bricks", "Ridglea", and "Camp Bowie West". The organization is committed to making Camp Bowie Boulevard a better place for families and businesses. The district's role includes: driving traffic to businesses, spurring economic development, building on beautification efforts and hosting a variety of public events including Fort Worth Music Festival, Camp Bowie Christmas and Glory Days Car Show.
Any of our DFW readers going to this awesome and affordable event?