The announced the lineup for the new Jazz in Glen Ellyn event. The following artists will take to the stage Saturday, July 14:
The free event is located along Main Street between Crescent Boulevard and Pennsylvania Avenue. Local vendors will serve food, beer and wine from 2:30-9:30 p.m. Coolers are not allowed into the festival, and alcoholic beverages must be purchased on-site.
This is the Chamber's first Jazz in Glen Ellyn event without its previous co-sponsors. Georgia Koch, executive director of the chamber, that nothing is going to change, and chamber members promise to maintain the great event.
This will be the sixth jazz event in Glen Ellyn. Previously, the event was co-sponsored with College of DuPage's WDCB Radio, McAninch Arts Center, White Space Design and Hursthouse Landscaping. In April, it was announced that the chamber would be the sole sponsor hosting the event. It's unclear what caused the split but Koch it was not about raising money for the chamber.