THE 2013 HIGHLINE CLASSIC JAZZ FESTIVAL FEATURED FIFTEEN TOP AREA BANDS IN ONE BIG DAY OF MUSIC AND DANCING AT DES MOINES' LANDMARK EVENT CENTER. See some of the pictures from this year's festival!
Burien Arts’ Fifth Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival was Saturday March 9th from 2:30 pm-10pm and offered a Big Program at its new location, The Landmark Event Center in Des Moines.
There was more music with fifteen bands participating in three music venues, and more styles of music including Straight Ahead Jazz classics, early and mid -20th century jazz styles, from Dixieland, Gypsy Jazz, Blues, Ragtime to Big Band Swing.
Burien Arts' major fundraiser is the 20/20 event. Coupled with a silent auction, and 20 pieces of art by 20 different artists, this evening has become an art event hotly anticipated each Fall. SAVE THE DATE...Saturday, November 23, 2013 at the Community Center in Burien. The evening starts at 6:30 with tasty noshes, good wine, festive, party atmosphere, fun people, lively artists and art that is truly inspiring. It's a terrific way to help Burien Arts' many programs, and see what our artists are creating.
Burien Arts is a membership organization and this is a source of funding.
Burien Arts raises funds with its business partnerships, corporate donations, grants, and tremendous in-kind support from the city of Burien as well as the greater Highline area.