Monday Jazz Night at Meadowlark

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Erik Kemp

Located in Denver’s bustling RiNo Neighborhood, the Meadowlark Bar has gained a lot notoriety for their support of the music scene. Much like other venues, the Meadowlark hosts musicians for live music every night of the week including jazz night on Mondays.

The house band doesn’t really start playing until around 10 and then after a set or two, other jazz musicians hop in and get to play.

It’s like a jam session with a bunch of your buddies, if your buddies are extremely talented jazz musicians and if your garage is one of Denver’s best bars.

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