News Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: August 12 to 13, 2017

 

Wounded Warrior Band Headlines Denver Sloan's Lake Art Festival, Denver

 

This year the festival partners with the non-profit organization Wounded Warrior Music Program. The Colorado School of Rock Wounded Warrior Music Program is a music curriculum for military men and women to reconnect with their families, through a hands on music program that restores relationships and facilitates the return to domestic life.

 

 

Denver, Colorado, April 3, 2017 - The 4th Annual Denver Sloanís Lake Art and Music Festival is back at Sloanís Lake Park August 12 to 13, 2017 with a weekend showcase of fine arts, live music performances kids activities and delicious foods. The event is located at Sloan's Lake Park,1700 17th St. at Utica, Denver, CO 80212. Admission is free. Hours are Saturday 10am - 7pm and Sunday 10am - 4pm.

 

This year, the festival partners with the non profit organization Wounded Warrior Music Program. Their band performs a Motown Rock and Soul Revue. Paula Comptonís soulful vocals reminiscent of Janis Joplin, combined with Jac Mihanovicís bass and keyboard synthesizer prowess, gives a 20-piece band feel. Mihanovicís recording and performance credits include Ray Charles, Steve Vai, Little Richard, Taj Mahal, Robert Fripp, and Tower of Power to name a few. Their hit CD "Boots On The Ground" is #1 on YouTunes and Amazon for Wounded Warrior Music Program. 

 

The music celebration continues with Denverís own rockiní Band On the Fence, Kelly Triplett and Celtic/Experimental Ponder The Albatross. Clyde Tullis Blues, Doc & Kit Americana Sound, Franny & The Jets and Ceruleus brings on the music for this special festival weekend. Free open seating, guests are invited to bring lawn chairs and small lawn tents to enjoy the show. Music performance times are posted on the festival website.


Browse the park lawns with rows of booths filled with juried art for sale by national and local fine artists. On display are distinctive jewelry designs, painting and mixed media, ceramics, sculpture, photography, wood, leather, hand crafted furniture, and wearable art - a smorgasbord of fine art. Talk with the artists about their process and inspiration and enjoy several tiers of pricing.

 

Festival admission is free and there is plenty of free parking.

 

Visit the festival website for more details and music schedule at www.coloradoeventsandfestivals.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Media Contact: Danna Tullis

Email: dannatullis1@gmail.com

Phone: 303 916 5711

 

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Web: www.coloradoeventsandfestivals.com

 

 Calendar Listing

 

Event Name: Denver Sloan's Lake Art & Music Festival

Event Date: August 12 to 13, 2017

Event Time: Saturday 10am - 7pm and Sunday 10am - 4pm.

Event Location: Sloan's Lake Park,1700 17th St. at Utica, Denver, CO 80212

Admission: Free

Web: www.coloradoeventsandfestivals.com

Contact: Danna Tullis, dannatullis1@gmail.com, (303) 916-5711

Description: The 4th Annual Denver Sloanís Lake Art and Music Festival is back at Sloanís Lake Park August 12 to 13, 2017 with a weekend showcase of fine arts, live music performances kids activities and delicious foods. The event is located at Sloan's Lake Park,1700 17th St. at Utica, Denver, CO 80212. Admission is free. Hours are Saturday 10am - 7pm and Sunday 10am - 4pm.   This year, the festival partners with the non profit organization Wounded Warrior Music Program. Their band performs a Motown Rock and Soul Revue. Paula Comptonís soulful vocals reminiscent of Janis Joplin, combined with Jac Mihanovicís bass and keyboard synthesizer prowess, gives a 20-piece band feel. Mihanovicís recording and performance credits include Ray Charles, Steve Vai, Little Richard, Taj Mahal, Robert Fripp, and Tower of Power to name a few. Their hit CD "Boots On The Ground" is #1 on YouTunes and Amazon for Wounded Warrior Music Program. 

 


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