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Parker Art & Music Festival
Sat, Sep 23, 2017, 10:00 AM – Sun, Sep 24, 2017, 4:00 PM MDT
The 3rd Parker Art and Music Festival is an annual premier art and music event at sweet O'Brien Park. Two sparkling showcases of live music - and fine artisan's jewelry, ceramics, painting, mixed media, fibers, sculpture, drawing, painting, wood, artisan crafts and more, (all available for purchase at artist’s booths).
Our non profit partner is the Wounded Warrior Music Program (a division of the Colorado School of Rock Inc).
The live music stage features the Wounded Warrior Band with CSR founder and bassist Jac Mihanovic. Jac's recording and performance credits include Ray Charles, Steve Vai, Taj Mahal, Robert Fripp, Little Richard and Tower of Power just to name a few. The Wounded Warrior Band performs their Motown Rock and Soul Revue set featuring lead vocalist Paula Compton (Buddy Miles, Louie Belson, Buddy Rich). The Wounded Warrior Music Program is designed to help our military men and women return to domestic life through the healing power of music.
More fabulous music with Ponder the Albatross, Band on the Fence, Doc & Kit, Scarecrow Revival , Ceruleus, Tullis Blues. and other talented Colorado musicians.
Creative Station For All Ages is back to celebrate the smallest artists with fun kid's (and adult) art activities, and a playground for more fun. Lucy's Meditteranean Grill, Kona Ice and more favorite vendors offer delicious treats; and an aerial performer is amazing to watch. There's something for everyone!
Visitors who are new to the Town of Parker will enjoy the charming Western Victorian influence in the friendly downtown walking district, where O’Brien Park is centrally located.
Parking and admission is free. Saturday 10am - 6pm and Sunday 10am - 4pm. Bring the family - eashed dogs are welcome, too. Visit the festival website for more details.
Enjoy more art and music and fun at our festivals in Colorado Springs, (July 1-2), Salida (July 15-16), Sloan's Lake Park (Aug. 12-13), and Parker O'Brien Park (Sept. 23-24). Visit our website for details.
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