Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
6:52 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Everybody, Start Your Car-Loving Engines at the Syracuse Nationals

Syracuse Nationals
Mark Bialczak

When the officer off the exit points you to pull to the right up to the Orange lot to park on the way to fairgrounds, you know something big's going on.

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Peakfest Music Event
2:10 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Greek Peak's New Owners Hold Music Festival to Increase Summertime Business

Todd Hobin's Band from CNY started Peakfest off
Chris Bolt/WAER News

The owners of Greek Peak Ski Resort hope to make their Peakfest Music Festival an annual event.  The also hope it will spur more visitors to the resort for things other than skiing.  

The first Peakfest features a lineup of classic rock bands to draw attention, including Dave Mason, Pure Prairie League and Firefall.  New York based Professor Louie and the Chromatix followed Todd Hobin to round out the musical lineup.  

WAER's Chris Bolt reports on the first annual Peakfest, including some of the music heard by the attendees.

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Music Festival
10:40 am
Mon July 21, 2014

Bugs Invade The NE Jazz & Wine Festival

Scott "Bugs" Allen
Credit Mel Rodz Photography

CNY Jazz Central Executive Director, Larry Luttinger, seems to have hit his stride with the NE Jazz & Wine Festival by connecting people's passion for music and wine and presenting it in an urban setting.  He will do so again July 25-26 in Clinton Square with the 2014 iteration of the popular event.

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Arts & Culture
7:12 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Rolling Hills of OCC Again Prove Welcoming for M&T Syracuse Jazz Fest

A supportive crowd enjoying Jazz Fest
Mark Bialczak

The hills were alive with the sound of music.

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Arts & Culture
7:03 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Trombone Shorty, B.B. King Headline M&T Jazz Fest This Weekend at OCC

  

It's back to the campus of Onondaga Community College for the 32nd edition of the M&T Syracuse Jazz Fest.

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