Presented by Big Easy and Central Presents, Central Jazz is the revival of the Central City Jazz Festival, which ran continuously from 1976 through 1992. Expanding to two days in 2019, the festival will have four stages and numerous bands over June 7th and 8th.

Once again, we’re pleased to have New Orleans jazz legends and Mardis Gras style attractions taking over the quaint and distinguished streets of Central City. The picturesque mountain town just 40 miles west of Denver with have additional offerings such as late night sets at the Grand Z Casino and open jams in the Teller House, food, vending and more.

Initial lineup:

Dumpstaphunk, New Mastersounds, George Porter Jr Runnin’ Pardners, Melvin Seals and JGB, New Orleans Suspects, Michal Menert Trio, Color Red Allstars, The JaunteeThe Copper Children

More to be announced!

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