International Grooves / Reggae In The Backyard

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Kenny Dorham's Backyard says
On Saturday April 2nd come to Kenny Dorham's Backyard 1106 e11th to enjoy a PICNIC and some LIVE MUSIC OUTDOORS! The Irie edition....
6:30-8 River City Royals
8:30-10 Executive Steel Band
10:30-12 Kapsize
Only $10 at the gate! BYOB!
There are three food trailers on site (check links below), there is a liquor store across the street, plus there is a Quickie Pickie on the next corner with a cafe and a great take-away snacks and beer selection. The event is FAMILY-FRIENDLY! (If you love taking the family to Central Market to have dinner and see concerts outside, you will also love bringing the family to this unique and creative 2-acre community space. Kids 12 and under get in free to all events and FAMILY DISCOUNTS are provided.) Just Me Accessories will be at the gate selling jewelry for men and women and collecting the entrance money.

*River City Royals

*Executive Steel Band (ESB) plays all types of music on steel drums: Blues, Reggae, Calypso, Samba, Funk, Soca..., Happy Music! ESB encourages audience participation and is glad to officiate a fun fun fun Limbo contest for the kids -- young and older. The band is known for its original Caribbean styling of steelpan, percussions, and bass guitar, with smooth vocal sounds, made famous in New Orleans. Watch LIVE:

*Kapsize mixes elements of traditional reggae and straight forward rock and often flavors the classic dub and ska sounds of the early Jamaican eras with jazz and world music. and

*Just Me Accessories

Food trailers on site:
1) Colombian
2) African
3) Mediterranean

*Kenny Dorham's Backyard was named after a legendary jazz trumpeter who once lived in the East Austin neighbourhood. The 2-acre space is a unique and creative community space managed by Diverse Arts.
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