Winter Palace Theater
Saturday, October 13, 2012
4:00 PM to Midnight
108 Cabot Street
About the Event
The Holyoke Latin Jazz Festival (HLJF) will present inexpensive live Latin jazz music to expand PassportHolyoke’s Discover Holyoke Day at the Winter Palace Theater. The festival will showcase local musicians along with world-class performers from New York City and/or other locations from outside the Pioneer Valley on Saturday October 13, 2012 from 4:00 PM to midnight. The theater owner, Paper City Brewery, will be encouraged to clean out and renovate the historic Winter Palace Theater for future live performances. This is in sync with the Redevelopment Authority’s Downtown Visioning Process to develop broad ideas for Holyoke’s Urban Renewal Plan to create a comprehensive downtown theater district along with the renovation of the Victory Theatre and the War Memorial.
Cost of Participation
Attendees pay $1 for a PassportHolyoke Discover Holyoke Day wristband to enjoy ongoing events throughout the city including the Latin Jazz Festival. Wristbands can be purchased in advance at Wistariahurst Museum. On October 13 wristbands can be purchased throughout the day at Wistariahurst Museum, Open Square, Heritage State Park, Victory Theatre & the Winter Palace.
PassportHolyoke is a network of organizations that promotes the diverse cultural, educational and recreational assets of Holyoke.With a goal of promoting the city as a destination and an aim to attract larger audiences, PassportHolyoke showcases the city’s varied treasures.
For more information visit: www.passportholyoke.org
About the Holyoke Cultural Council
The Holyoke Cultural Council is one of 329 Local Cultural Councils serving 351 Massachusetts cities and towns. Each year local councils award more than $3 million in grants to more than 5,000 cultural programs statewide. Since 1998, the Holyoke Cultural Council has granted over a half a million dollars for school field trips, after school programs, concerts, festivals, theater, dance, music, and film to benefit the citizens of Holyoke.
For more information visit: www.mass-culture.org/Holyoke
List of Performers
Wayne Roberts Latin Jazz Quintet
Jesus Pagan and Conjunto Barrio
Ed Byrne’s Latin Jazz Evolution
4:00 PM to 4:15: Introduction/Announcements
4:15 PM to 4:45 PM: Los InterTrips
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM: Wayne Roberts Jazz Quintet
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM: Jesus Pagan and Conjunto Barrio
8:45 PM: Raffle Drawing
9:00 PM to 10:30 PM: Ed Byrne’s Latin Jazz Evolution
10:30 PM to midnight: DJ Wichy
For Questions or to Request Information
Holyoke Cultural Council
46 Arden Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
Email: info@ holyokelatinjazzfest.org