Festivals, other events in central Alabama this weekend

Festivals, other events in central Alabama this weekend
Alex City is jazzing it up this weekend with the 28th annual Jazzfest.

(WSFA) - It's a busy weekend of festivals and other events in central Alabama.

Alex City is jazzing it up this weekend.

Preparations got underway Friday for the 28th annual Jazzfest in downtown Alex City in Strand Park. Friday's performances include the New Devils from Birmingham, Jon Cleary of New Orleans and Hollis Brown from Queens, New York. The festival has been quite popular in years past. An estimated crowd of around 10,000 is expected and it's free!

Jazzfest continues Saturday night at the Lake Martin Amphitheatre.

The fun is also happening in Tallassee with the TallasseeNow Riverfest. This free, two-day event includes live music, art shows,vendors and more.

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