April Events, 2017

 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Event Date: April 29, 2017

Kente Arts Alliance Celebrates its 10th Anniversary with Terell Stafford, Pittsburgh

On Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 8:00 pm, Kente Arts Alliance will present jazz trumpeter Terell Stafford Quintet with saxophonist Tim Warfield, at the New Hazlett Theater, 6 Allegheny Square East, Northside, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. This is Kente Arts Alliance’s 10th year anniversary. Terell Stafford, acclaimed trumpet player based in New York, has been hailed as “one of the great players of our time, a fabulous trumpet player” by piano legend McCoy Tyner ...

 

Pennsylvania, Erie, Event Date: April 29th and 30th, 2017

2017 Great Lakes Beach Glass & Coastal Arts Festival, Erie, PA

The 2017 Great Lakes Sea Glass and Coastal Arts Festival is scheduled for April 29th and 30th, 2017.   Vendors from across the country are coming to Erie, Pennsylvania’s Bayfront Convention Center at 1 Sassafras Pier.  There will also be live music, wine tasting, bottle and shard ID, a fun and interesting lecture series, antique bottle collections, and up to 90 artists exhibiting hand made one-of-kind coastal themed artwork. The event, hosted by Relish ...

 

Massachusetts, Hyannis, Event Date: April 28 to 30 2017

Second Annual New England Blues Summit

Rhythm Room Entertainment and ESP Sound Systems announce the premiere event for lovers of blues music, The Second Annual New England Blues Summit at The Cape Cod Resort and Conference Center. The Resort (35 Scudder Ave, Hyannis, MA 02601) opens its doors for an all-inclusive weekend of great food and great music. Friday afternoon starts with registration and local blues act Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish filling out the lounge with music ...

 

Alabama, Montevallo, Event Date: February 25 - April 15, 2017

Tiptoe Through the Tulips - Over 70,000 of Them at the Festival of Tulips, American Village, Montevallo, AL

Beginning February 25 and running through mid April (depending on bloom time) the American Village is debuting a new seasonal spring event – The Festival of Tulips.   Stroll through over 70,000 blooming tulips with replicas of some of America’s most historic places as a backdrop. The American Village (3727 Highway 119, Montevallo, AL 35115) is a unique attraction in the heart of Alabama, situated on 183 acres of rolling pasture and wooded land in the ...

 

Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Event Date: March 10, 2017 and April 29, 2017

Kente Arts Alliance Presents its Spring Jazz Concert Series, Pittsburgh

On Friday, March 10, 2017, at 7:30 pm, Kente Arts Alliance will present the Whitfield Family Band at the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Avenue, East Liberty, Pittsburgh, PA 15206. Opening for the Whitfield Family Band will be the Mark Strickland Quartet. On Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 8:00 pm, Kente Arts Alliance will present the Terell Stafford Quintet at the New Hazlett Theater, 6 Allegheny Square East, Northside, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. General ...

 

California, Santa Monica, Event Date: April 27th-30th, 2017

Submit Your Film to Santa Monica's Esteemed Cinema at the Edge Film Festival

While there’s still time, submit your film to the 5th Annual Cinema at the Edge Festival (CATE).  CATE celebrates independent films of all genres that feature a distinct vision, a unique voice, or a challenge to what is expected and accepted in the medium. In previous years, CATE featured audience favorites from Sundance, SXSW and other major festivals, while maintaining a focus on world or regional premieres, challenging films that deserve a second ...

 

Florida, Tamarac, Event Date: April 1st & 2nd, 2017

2nd Annual Tamarac Arts and Crafts Festival, Tamarac, FL

Tamarac Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the City of Tamarac presents the 2nd annual Tamarac Arts and Crafts Festival, April 1st & 2nd, 2017 (10am to 5pm), located outdoors at the Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac, FL 33351. After huge success for the inaugural Tamarac Arts & Crafts Festival, this year features an outstanding selection of local and visiting artists including painting, clay, sculpture, glass ...

 

Colorado, Palisade, April 8, 2017

9th Annual Palisade International Honeybee Festival, Palisade, CO

The 9th Annual Palisade International Honeybee Festival will take place on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at various locations in the Town of Palisade, Colorado, offering a fun-filled and educational day of celebrating the industrious honeybee. There will be a Welcoming Reception on Friday, April 7.   The outdoor festival celebration features street vendors, children's events, educational exhibits and live entertainment.  Education is promoted through the arts, crafts, lectures, food preparation, demonstrations and ...

 

Texas, Houston, Event Date: April 13, 14 and 15, 2017

Houston's Dance Salad Festival 2017 presents acclaimed contemporary dance performances from France, Belgium, Finland, Norway & USA

The Dance Salad Festival 2017 will be held April 13 to 15, 7:30 PM at the Wortham Center, Cullen Theater, 501 Texas Ave. Houston, TX, 77002.  Tickets are $25-$58. Now celebrating the 22nd anniversary in Houston and the 25th season since its inception in Brussels, Belgium, Dance Salad Festival promises another gathering of world-class performers. Famous in their own countries, classical, modern and contemporary dance ...

 

New Jersey, Tuckahoe, Event Date: April 8-9, 2017

Spring In Tuckahoe Craftsmen & Home Event opens April 8-9, 2017, Tuckahoe NJ

The 2nd annual Spring in Tuckahoe Craftsmen & Home Show is coming to Tuckahoe, NJ at the Upper Township Community Center, 1790 Route 50, on April 8-9, 2017, from 10am to 4pm daily. This two-day event will feature an Art & Craft Show, Spring Home Show and networking companies all under one roof. Over 80 vendors are expected to participate over the course of the two days. Visitors to the show will find wood furniture, doll clothes, pet ...

 

Pennsylvania, Erie, Event Date: April 29th and 30th, 2017

Great Lakes Beach Glass & Coastal Arts Festival in Erie, PA Offering Special Early Bird Pricing on Weekend Getaway Packages

The 2017 Great Lakes Sea Glass and Coastal Arts Festival is scheduled for April 29th and 30th, 2017.   Vendors from across the country are coming to Erie, Pennsylvania’s Bayfront Convention Center at 1 Sassafras Pier.  There will also be live music, wine tasting, bottle and shard ID, a fun and interesting lecture series, antique bottle collections, and up to 90 artists exhibiting hand made one-of-kind coastal themed artwork. The event, hosted by Relish ...

 

 

Virginia, Clarksville, Event Date: April 8, 2017

Experience a Wine Tasting event at the Clarksville Lake Country Wine Festival, Clarksville, VA

The 11th annual celebration of the Lake Country Wine Festival in historic downtown Clarksville, VA, will take place on April 8, 2017, from Noon-6 pm. Enjoy one of the most favorable wine festivals in the area offering wine, craft beer, great food offerings, and music.  Enjoy lake views, 16 Virginia Wineries, live music by local favorites, Jeff & Brian, great food from local restaurants and hand selected artisans and local merchants. Seating will be available but ...