Thursday, July 20, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, the Rendezvous Park stage will feature American Swing Era classics by the Flatirons Jazz Orchestra – featuring Deborah Stafford. This concert is free, but get there early for the best seats
Gates open at 4:00, Show starts at 6:00 with two hours of live BIG BAND jazz. All ages welcome. Chairs are provided or bring a blanket and a picnic.
The press has called FJO “The Best Big Band in Denver” and “One of the 10 best jazz bands in Colorado.”
We’re a traditional 18-piece BIG BAND that authentically recreates the romance and excitement of the Swing Era. We play the classic American jazz of Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, Gene Krupa, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Diane Schuur, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Buddy Rich, and more.
FJO mixes swinging classics with smoky ballads and easy-listening concert pieces; something for everyone. FJO is composed of the region’s most outstanding professional musicians, and one of the finest jazz singers in the country. This is s music that will have everyone on their feet.
Located just across from the Visitor’s Center in downtown Winter Park, Rendezvous Event Center at Hideaway Park is the perfect place to enjoy a day of family fun, boasting a skate park, restroom facilities, shade structures, playgrounds and a picnic pavilion.
There’s live music and a variety of events every weekend throughout summer. Bring your picnic dinner every Thursday evening for free live music, or Fitness in the Park on Sundays. There’s always something happening.
Rendezvous Event Center
Downtown Winter Park
78821 US Hwy 40
Winter Park, CO 80482