Des Moines Community Jazz Center Announcements

DES MOINES JAZZ FESTIVAL on September 2 and 3

The Des Moines Social Club presents THE DES MOINES JAZZ FESTIVAL on September 3 at The Des Moines Social Club.

Featuring:  The Dick Oatts Quintet and Bernstein, Goldings, Stewart Trio

Also Christopher's Very Happy Band, NOLA Jazz Band, The Lacona Trio, Ritmocano, The Synergy Nonet and more . . . .

$10 admission / $40 VIP / Children 10 & Under FREE


For those interested, here is the schedule of performances for the Jazz Festival. Please note, the $10 admission price is for a ticket to Saturday. The NOLA Jazz performance on Friday is a separate ticket at $5 (available at the door), and the late night sessions each night are free to attend.

Friday, September 2
The Basement
5:30 – 7:00 First Friday New Orleans Jazz Party with NOLA Jazz Band
9:00 – 12:00 Late Night with The Lacona Trio

Saturday, September 3
The Courtyard at Des Moines Social Club
12:30 – 2:00 The Synergy Nonet
2:30 – 4:00 Christopher’s Very Happy Band
4:30 – 6:00 Ritmocano
6:30 – 8:00 The Dick Oatts Quintet
8:30 – 10:00 Peter Bernstein, Larry Goldings and Bill Stewart

Kum & Go Theater
2:00 – 2:30 Valley High School Jazz Combo
4:00 – 4:30 Valley High School Jazz Combo
6:00 – 6:30 Waukee High School Jazz Combo
8:00 – 8:30 Waukee High School Jazz Combo

The Basement
10:00 Late Night jam session