Jazz in the Woods: Smooth Sounds to Help Children

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Jazz in the Woods 2012 organizers are ready for big crowds, ready to have fun and raise money for local charities that benefit children.

The festival of music is set for June 15 and June 16 at Corporate Woods in Overland Park. On Friday night the jazz talent starts at 6:30 p.m. and goes to 11:00 p.m. On Saturday night the jazz talent starts at 5:45 p.m. and goes to 11:00 p.m.

On Friday night, FOX 4 morning reporter Charly Arnolt and FOX 4 movie critic Shawn Edwards will emcee the event.

FOX 4’s Phil Witt and John Holt will emcee Saturday night.

Admission is free. For more information on K.C.’s largest free music festival, click here.

Also, sign up now for the Jazz in the Woods Run on June 16. The route winds through the beautiful parkways in Corporate Woods. Participants in the 5k and 10k will receive technical shirts, chip timing, age group awards and post race food and beverage.  This years event will again benefit the Lee Ann Britain Infant Development Center, The Love Fund for Children, Operation Breakthrough and the Overland Park South Rotary Foundation.

To register for the Jazz in the Woods Run, click here.


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