Festival

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The summer sizzles! Mile High Jazz Band Assoc., Carson City, local businesses, and jazz lovers proudly continue the annual August jazz festival started in 2004.

Multiple Venues

Outstanding regional jazz artists will play for you at Third Street, the Farmers Market, Comma Courtyard, Comma Coffee, the Brewery Arts Center, Carson Mall, the Legislative Plaza, Sassafras Eclectic Food Joint, Tahoe Ridge Bistro, and more.

Over 100 Musicians

More than 100 musicians in over 35 bands, including Reno Jazz Orchestra, RVGS Bigger Band, Niall McGinness and the New World Jazz Project, New West Guitar Group, Mile High Jazz Band, Millennium Bugs, Lloyd (Otis Day) Williams and The Knights, RoseBud’s Dance Band, Jazz Guys, Take This, CeCe Gable and Corky Bennett, Impromptu, Me and Bobby McGee, and more!

Jazz & Beyond: Carson City Music
August 7-23, 2015
Many Events Free

Did We Say FREE?

Did we say FREE? MOST EVENTS ARE FREE!

HOW: How can we present such an exciting festival with most events free?

By harnessing the energy and resources of our great community! Sponsors include Nevada Arts Council, Carson City, For the Love of Jazz, My Inc Media Agency, and private donors.

Take This performing at Bliss Mansion, Aug. 2014. John Shipley (keys), Doug Coomler (sax), Cherie Shipley (vocals), and Steve Self (drums).

2015 Festival Opener

Festival opener will be Cherie and John with Take This, on Friday August 7, on the lawn at the Bliss Mansion.

Brass Knuckles, led by bassist Scot Marshall.

2015 Dance Party

We’re planning a Speakeasy Dance Party for Aug. 15 – it will be even better than last year! Same fantastic band – the Brass Knuckles

PARTNERS

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