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Jazz in July
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Date/Time
Date(s) - July 26, 2013
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Greenwood Park

Great music, along with inviting neighborhoods & parks, keeps people coming back year after year to Metro Arts Jazz in July concerts. Now in its 31st year, this month-long family-friendly festival celebrates jazz & art with free outdoor concerts across Greater Des Moines. Brought to the community in partnership with neighborhood groups & corporate sponsors, the concerts feature both local musicians & national acts with Iowa ties. Food vendors, visual artists & children’s activities add to the fun. Get ready to grab your lawn chairs/blankets this July to join us for the ultimate summer music experience! For a complete list of concerts/locations, please go to www.jazzinjuly.org.

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