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World Music Day Festival Coming Back to Downtown Palo Alto

For the sixth year, Palo Alto World Music Day will return to downtown Palo Alto on Father's Day, Sunday, June 15, on University Avenue and King Plaza from 3-7:30 p.m.  Street closures will be in effect from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on University Avenue between Webster Street and High Street, and on Hamilton Avenue between Bryant Street and Ramona Street.

World Music Day is a free music festival that takes place in cities around the world every year close to the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year. In Palo Alto, 50 professional and amateur musical groups will perform on sidewalks and street corners along University Avenue and in King Plaza.  A wide variety of musical genres will be performed, including jazz, blues, pop, rock, classical, world music, choral, and dance.

The full press release can be viewed here.

Last Updated: Sep 19, 2017