The Arts & Music Festival is a place to gather with friends old and new in beautiful Golden Valley while enjoying food, beer and wine, live music and dancing, featured work of local artists, games and interactive arts activities for families and more. With his long-standing commitment to Arts/Health and his knowledge and connections across these ten districts, it will be good to support him embedding culture and the arts across all his strategic planning and delivery, with that cultural thread running through everything that Greater Manchester is about.
The Sam Houston Coliseum, at 810 Bagby Street, had been built in 1937 and had a capacity of 9,200 It was the prime venue for rock acts, but in 1969, the capacity was too large for all but the biggest bands to headline alone, so a multiple booking bill was a good idea.
Monday night rock shows were rare in those days, but Washington’s Birthday, a Federal Holiday, was February 22, so in many places it was celebrated on Monday, February 23. Thus the Monday night Austin show was more like a Sunday night show, relative to schools.
The Amazing Incredibles are a fun-loving, energetic acoustic quartet featuring John Kurgan (guitar), Dave Post (stand-up bass), Adam Krass (violin) and Eddie Fogarty (vocals, guitar and spoons), presenting a zesty mixture of swing jazz, light country and power folk these folks know how to stir up some dust.A band with a rather pretentious name, The Amazing Incredibles are based in Hoboken, NJ but have brought their music to multitudes of fans far and wide.
Project partners offering in-kind meeting space and support for these sessions are the Southern Highland Craft Guild in Asheville, Penland School of Crafts and Toe River Arts Council near Spruce Pine, Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual in Cherokee, Blowing Rock Arts and History Museum, Tryon Arts and Crafts, and John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown.