SUMMIT, NJ - Formerly known as the 'Music Marathon', the Summit District Arts Festival will take place March 24 from 4:30 to 9:15 p.m, at Summit High School. Admission is free.
Summit’s Fine, Practical, and Performing Arts Departments and the Summit Music Parents Association conduct the event in an effort to show the community how the Summit Public Schools celebrate the Arts.
The event will feature simultaneous performances in several venues within the high school building. The buffet of performers and performances allows attendees and the performers the opportunity to circulate and socialize while enjoying the artwork and the performances.
In keeping with the 'Music Marathon' tradition, those attending will enjoy performances by both the Summit High School (SHS) and Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (LCJSMS) orchestra, band, and choirs.
The schedule and the venues are as follows:
Summit High School Cafeteria
4:30 p.m. - SHS and LCJSMS Stage Band and Big Band
6 p.m. - SHS and LCJSMS Bel Canto and SHS Chamber Choir
7:30 p.m. - SHS and LCJSMS Chamber Orchestras and Hilltop String Quintet
Summit High School Auditorium
5 p.m. - SHS Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra and LCJSMS Eighth Grade Orchestra
6:30 p.m. - SHS and LCJSMS Bands, Concert Band, Wind Ensemble and Eighth Grade Band
8 p.m. - SHS and LCJSMS Choirs, Treble Choir, Concert Choir and Eighth Grade Chorus
Summit High School is located at 125 Kent Place Boulevard.