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Glenn Miller

Friday, July 11th, 2014

‘Jazz’n Up the Park’ music fest slated Saturday

The San Marcos Parks & Recreation department will feature the first “Jazz’n Up The Park” event on Saturday, July 12 at Eddie Durham Park, 215 Martin Luther King Drive.

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Future of Cephas House, Durham Park subject of Feb. 9 meeting

The city of San Marcos is holding a public meeting tomorrow on the planned renovations of the Ulysses Cephas House and the design of the adjacent Eddie Durham Park, both of which are located on MLK Drive...

Friday, May 21st, 2010

The Weekend: Music, butterflies, baseball and burgers

The weekend comes baseball, musical theater, a hazardous waste day and butterflies in the usual eclectic mix of San Marcos activities. Not bad, actually, for the first weekend in town after college graduation.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Durham celebration to take place Friday

Trumpeter Joe Wilder, who played with such jazz greats as Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and Billie Holliday, will join noted jazz archivist Dan Morgenstern Friday at the Eddie Durham Jazz Celebration to be held at Texas State's...

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

Big Band Bash swingin' at Price Senior Center

The Price Senior Center, 222 West San Antonio Street in San Marcos, is having a Big Band Bash luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, featuring an hour of big screen big band music.