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DjangoVegas! Gypsy Jazz Festival

DjangoVegas! Gypsy Jazz Festival (all ages)

Saturday, June 17, 6 p.m.

Doors open at 5 p.m. for cocktails and pre-show entertainment (no host bar).

Tickets: $20 plus tax.

Historic Fifth Street School Auditorium, 401 S. Fourth St., 702-229-3515.

Enjoy this celebration of the music of Django Reinhardt and other gypsy jazz greats past and present. The Django Festival All-Stars (of France), the Biel Ballester Trio and The Hot Club of Las Vegas are featured performers this year. For information and tickets, call 702-229-ARTS or visit www.artslasvegas.org. The parking garage on Clark between Third and Fourth streets is free on weekends! This project is funded in part by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

DjangoVegas! Gypsy Jazz Festival

Tickets are already on sale for the annual DjangoVegas! Gypsy Jazz Festival, to be held Saturday, June 18, at 6 p.m. at the Historic Fifth Street School Auditorium, 401 S. Fourth St. Doors will open at 5 p.m. for cocktails and pre-show entertainment (no host bar). This annual celebration of the music of Django Reinhardt and other gypsy jazz musicians past and present will feature the Frank Vignola Trio, The Rhythm Future Quartet, Hot House West and The Hot Club of Las Vegas. Tickets, priced at $15 in advance and $20 at the door (if not sold out), are available at www.artslasvegas.org or by calling 702-229-ARTS. For more information on the artists, visit www.frankvignola.com, www.hothousewest.com, www.rhythmfuturequartet.com/ and www.hotclublv.com. The parking garage between Third and Fourth streets at Clark Avenue, across from the Historic Fifth Street School, is free on weekends.