The first Smokin’ Notes outdoor festival features live jazz, BBQ, sauce competition and a safety fair
April 19 event at Providence’s Knickerbocker Park
Be the first to check out the classic sounds of the saxophone and aroma of fire-cooked meat during the first Smokin’ Notes jazz and barbecue festival on Saturday, April 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Knickerbocker Park, located on 10695 Dorrell Lane in the Providence Master Planned Community. The free family-friendly event is being presented by KXPT-97.1 FM The Point and the Providence Master Planned Community and Providence Master Homeowner’s Association.
Barbecue food and sauce will be available to purchase and smooth jazz music and live entertainment will be provided by 97.1 FM The Point. Attendees are invited to bring blankets, picnic baskets and well-behaved, leashed dogs.
The inaugural Smokin’ Notes will feature a Safety Fair presented by members of the nonprofit Southern Nevada Traffic Safety Coalition (SNTSC) including: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (Metro), Nevada Highway Patrol, Henderson Police Department, and Clark County Fire Department. SNTSC Safety Fair activities will include motorcycle course demonstrations, beer goggle demonstrations on adult tricycles, mounted police, canine unit, zero fatality information, and more.
SNTSC representatives will compete against each other for bragging rights during a barbecue sauce-making competition, with event attendees getting to taste their creations. There also will be a dedicated children’s activity area.
In addition to Smokin’ Notes festivities, Knickerbocker Park features tot lots, a swing set, a dog park with small and large dog areas, splash pad, youth baseball field, multi-use events field, jogging path with exercise stations, picnic areas, and spectacular views of the entire Las Vegas Valley.
For more event information, visit http://www.providencelv.com or call (702) 216-2020.