February 11 at 6 pm

At the Noble "Thin Man" Watts Amphitheater

Join the African American Museum of Art (AAMA) and MainStreet DeLand for the "Thin Man" Watts Jazz Fest Kick-Off Celebration commemorating Dr. Noble "Thin Man" Watts.

Dr. Noble "Thin Man" Watts was born in DeLand, FL. and went on to be a successful blues saxophonist in the 1950s. The Jazz Fest and AAMA's Amphitheater is named after him.

The celebration will include live music, audio/visual presentation, and refreshments. This celebration is free and open to the public.

Kick-Off Event Information

The African American Museum of the Arts, and Mainstreet DeLand Association plan to produce the 2022 "Thin Man" Watts Jazz Fest as a live event!

Sponsors will play a pivotal role in bringing this popular event to life If you, or your business has sponsored in the past, we thank you for your support.

We seek your continued sponsorship. Someone will reach out to you soon.

Sponsorship Information
Thin Man Watts Jazz Presented by African American Museum of the Arts & MainStreet DeLand Association
African American Museum of the Arts logo
Volusia County Florida logo
Manstreet DeLand Association logo
Funding Provided in Part by the Cultural Council of Volusia County