Special Dinner & Jazz Planned for Night of SWOSU Jazz Festival

The Weatherford Arts Council is collaborating with the Southwestern Oklahoma State University Music Department to present an evening of delicious food, great music and dancing on Friday, February 9, the night of the SWOSU Jazz Festival.

The dinner will be held at 6 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center Ballroom on the SWOSU campus. The jazz festival concert will follow at 8 p.m. in the SWOSU Fine Arts Center.

Tickets are $30 and include a steak and salmon dinner, ticket to the festival concert, featuring saxophonist and three-time Grammy nominated Donny McCaslin. McCaslin is best known for his work on David Bowie’s final album, Blackstar. He recently performed on stage with the Rolling Stones.

To celebrate the Weatherford Arts Council’s 25th anniversary, WAC President Amanda Smith-Chesley said this year’s event will also include ballroom dancing and memorabilia of the arts council through the years.

For tickets, please contact Smith-Chesley at amanda.smith@swosu.edu.