Jazz Eureka kicks off on Thursday, September 14th with a Roaring 20’s party on the lawn of the Crescent Hotel gardens.  There will be live music by Crescent City Combo, light food, and drink specials from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.   Tickets are $10 and available at the door, and costumes are welcome.

On Friday, September 15th, Basin Spring Park will be host to free jazz concerts from 3pm until 8 p.m. with stellar acts from around the region. The first performance of the day is Block Street Hot Club, followed by Fourscore at 4:45 p.m. and Charged Particles featuring Paul McCandless at 6:30 p.m.

Free concerts in the park continue on Saturday beginning at 2pm with the Richard Bruton Quartet, followed by Block Street Hot Club at 3:40 p.m. and Charged Particles with Paul McCandless at 5:20 p.m.

The headline show for the weekend features one of the top young jazz singers on the scene, Veronica Swift.   This cabaret evening of jazz takes place at The Upstairs at Grotto located at 39 Spring Street.   Doors open at 7:00 p.m. with the show beginning at 8:30 p.m.   Tickets are $55 and limited to 100 seats, and may be purchased online here.

For more information on the festival, please visit www.jazzeureka.org.