Whitaker Music Festival: Javier Mendoza
June 25, 2014
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Missouri Botanical Garden
Sponsor: Sponsored by the Whitaker Foundation
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Free evening outdoor concert featuring Latin-influenced pop and rock artist Javier Mendoza. Mendoza has sold over 50,000 CDs independently and has received many honors throughout his career. He was voted Best Solo Artist at The 2010-2011’s Riverfront Time’s Music Awards. He was voted Best Male Vocalist by the Reader’s Poll at the 2009’s Riverfront Time’s Music Awards, and also in 2009 KDHX Radio voted Javier Best Latin Artist. Mendoza was a finalist in the Independent Music Awards 2007 and won best St. Louis World Music and Pop Artist 2000-2004 among many other awards. He has worked with some of the best musicians in the region and shared the stage with the likes of Willie Nelson, Santana, Blues Traveler, Everclear, Los Lobos, The Roots, Ben Folds, Idina Menzel, Duran Duran and many more. 

Lawn seating; bring chairs or a blanket. Picnicking is permitted after 5 p.m.; pack a picnic or purchase food and beverages on site.

No pets, barbecue grills or smoking. Music begins at 7:30 p.m. Free admission after 5 p.m.; last entry at 9 p.m. The Doris I. Schnuck Children’s Garden remains open with free admission from 5 to 7 p.m. Cohen Amphitheater lawn. Sponsored by the Whitaker Foundation.

Admission

Free after 5 p.m.

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