13th Chandler Jazz Festival opens March 30

March 16, 2012 by  

On Friday, March 30th and Saturday, March 31, 2012 Historic Downtown Chandler will be hosting the 13th Annual Chandler Jazz Festival. This festival is a walking festival allowing visitors to stroll the street and listen to the music. The festival will take place on Friday from 4:40pm to 9:30pm and Saturday from 12:00pm to 9:30pm.

The Chandler Jazz Festival provides spectators with a full, action-paced jazz weekend in a selection of both indoor and outdoor venues. Print companies seem to have been busy as this event is always well advertised and well attended. While enjoying the jazz music at the various locations, participants have the opportunity to check out the downtown galleries, shops, boutiques, restaurants, and antique and collectible stores.

During this event, patrons will find an amble amount of free downtown parking. This year there is a long line up of performers, so to see who is playing when, check out the 13th Annual Chandler Jazz Festival’s website. There are a number of events planned throughout the day for children, as well as an arts and craft ares. Organizers suggest that participants bring their own blankets, lawn chairs, and sunscreen.

Special package rates for the event can be obtained at “The Crown Plaza San Marcos Golf Resort”, which is the official hotel of the festival. To reserve a room in advance call 888-233-9527. There is no admission to this event. Everyone is welcome. The main stage is located in Dr. A. J. Chandler Park on South Arizona Avenue.