You're invited to this year’s 100th anniversary celebration of Glenn Miller, happening June 7 through 9 in Fort Morgan, Colorado. This three day Swing Fest event will feature the 101st Army Band, a USO Show and dinner, movie in the park, street dance, and a fly-in.
Big Band leader Glenn Miller is celebrated at Fort Morgan Downtown City Park during the three day event, filled with music, dancing and fun!
“In the Mood” - Thursday, June 7
6:00pm Glenn Miller Proclamation by Mayor, Ron Shaver and Welcome!
6:30-7:30pm Music in The Park featuring The 101st Army Band @ Fort Morgan City Park
“String of Pearls” - Friday, June 8
5:00-8:00pm Dinner and USO Show hosted by Morgan County Veterans @ Fort Morgan City Park
8:30-10:00pm Movie in The Park featuring the Glenn Miller Story starring Jimmy Stewart @ Fort Morgan City Park
“Sunrise Serenade” - Saturday, June 9
7:30-10:00am Fly in & Lions Club Pancake Breakfast @ Fort Morgan Municipal Airport featuring MCC Jazz Combo
10:00-10:30am Glenn Miller Family Cemetery Tour @ Fort Morgan Cemetery
11:00-11:45am Glenn Miller History Presentation @ Lower Gallery in Fort Morgan Museum
12:00-1:00pm Showing of the documentary, Glenn Miller: The Birthplace of his Music @ Fort Morgan Museum
12:00-6:00pm Quilt Show and vendor festitivies in the Park
1:00-3:00pm Entertainment in the Park
6:00-7:00pm Swing dance lessons brought to you by Groove in Motion @ City Park
7:00-9:00pm "Juke Box Saturday Night" Street Dance in City Park featuring Groove in Motion