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Free family friendly event at Gazebo Gardens, Saturday, June 29 at 6:00 p.m. June 27, 2019


Enjoy a summer evening’s worth of cool swing and hot jazz with Scats on The Sly at Gazebo Gardens on Saturday, June 29. New tunes, old tunes, tunes to dance to and sing along with — we’ve got ’em all, just for you! Admission, as always, is free so bring your friends, your kids, your Read More…


Free show at Tower District Records, Sunday, June 2, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. May 26, 2019


Scats on The Sly return to their Tower District roots with a free show fit for a Sunday afternoon. We’ll be playing the greatest hits of the jazz age with a few surprises thrown in just for fun. Singer-songwriter Hannah Jern-Miller will open the show at 3:00 with some folky bluesy tunes; Scats on The Read More…


Valentine’s Day at Gazebo Gardens, Thursday, February 14 January 23, 2019


Cool swing, hot jazz, hearts and flowers — it’s Valentine’s Day and Scats on The Sly will be doing it up right with the greatest love songs from the 20’s, 30’s and 40’s with a couple of surprises just for fun. The food trucks start serving at 5:00 and the music begins at 6:00 for Read More…


Jazz at the Betty, Saturday, November 17, 2:00 p.m. November 12, 2018


The Friends of the Betty Rodriguez Regional Library present an afternoon of music and dance. Shake up your Saturday routine with Scats on The Sly and Fresno Swing Dance. As always, admission is free and all ages are welcome. The Betty Rodriguez Library is located at 3040 N. Cedar Avenue, near the southeast corner of Read More…


Free family-friendly event at Gazebo Gardens, Saturday, November 10 at 6:00 p.m. November 7, 2018


Scats on The Sly will be cooking up an evening of cool swing and hot jazz to help you prepare for the impending holiday craziness. We’re looking forward to playing for your listening, dancing and dining pleasure at one of the most family-friendly, dog-friendly venues in town. The beer garden and food trucks open for Read More…


Jazz on The Front Porch, Sunday, October 7, 6:00 p.m. September 29, 2018


We do this every year to thank our friends, neighbors and everyone else who have supported us, so make it yours! Bring your dinner, bring drinks, bring a chair, bring your dog and your dancing shoes — it’s all good.


Fresno High Memorial Day Block Party May 26, 2018


There will be dancing in the street this Memorial Day! On Monday, May 28 Scats on The Sly will join DJ Leonard for the 3rd Annual Fresno High Memorial Day Block Party, a celebration for the neighborhood with food trucks, handmade crafts, and lots of music. The fun starts at 11:00 a.m. on Echo between Read More…


Free event at Gazebo Gardens, Saturday, May 19th at 6:00 p.m. May 12, 2018


Fresno’s most family-friendly, pet-friendly place for live music welcomes the return of Scats on The Sly. Join us at Gazebo Gardens on Saturday, May 19th for more cool swing, hot jazz and those ever-popular food trucks. Beer garden and food trucks open at 5:00, the music begins at 6:00 and admission is free. We’ll be Read More…


Second Annual Leo Politi Celebration November 5, 2017


We’ll be celebrating the birthday week of children’s book illustrator, Leo Politi at the library branch named in his honor on Wednesday, November 15. The fun begins at 5:30, admission is free and all ages are welcome.


Art Hop Reception at The Library October 13, 2017


Celebrate Art Hop at the beautiful Betty Rodriguez Regional Library on Thursday, October 19. There’ll be cool swing, hot jazz and the fabulous artwork of Fresno’s own Dale Oftedal.┬áThe reception begins at 5:00 with music from 6:00 – 8:00. Admission is free and all ages are welcome so bring your dancing shoes and let the Read More…