35th Elkhart Jazz Festival

Downtown Elkhart 350 South Main Street, Elkhart

Thursday, June 22nd the Elkhart Jazz Festival kicks off at The Lerner Theatre hosting a FREE concert by Truth in Jazz Big Band from 7:00PM - 8:00PM. Also head to the Wellfield Botanical Gardens for Emma Hedrick (7PM) and Blair Clark (8:30PM) Friday, June 23rd 'Day Pass' includes access to indoors stages at the Crystal […]

$35 – $75

Truth in Jazz Big Band – FREE SHOW

The Lerner Theatre 410 South Main Street, Elkhart

Truth in Jazz big-band, sponsored by Horizon Transport, is celebrating their 25th Anniversary in 2023.  The band brings together local professional musicians who share a deep love for big-band jazz.  This 18-piece group has performed with Jiggs Whigham, Eddie Severn, Harry Waters, Mike Smith, Todd Williams, Victor Haskins, Patrick Hession, Jay Jehl, and many more. […]


Emma Hedrick (7PM) & Blair Clark (8:30PM) at Wellfield Botanic Gardens

Wellfield Botanic Gardens 1011 North Main Street, Elkhart

Wellfield Botanic Gardens starts their Groovin’ in the Garden series. Emma Hedrick will take the stage at 7:00PM, then Blair Clark brings his jazz infused R&B & soul sounds until 10:00PM. You can buy entry through www.wellfieldgardens.org in advance, at the gate, or admission is included with proof of purchase to the Elkhart Jazz Festival […]

Grace Kelly (6PM) & Mindi Abair (8:30PM)

The Lerner Theatre 410 South Main Street, Elkhart

Ticket includes both Grace Kelly at 6:00PM and Mindi Abair at 8:30PM Grace Kelly - 6:00PM An unequivocal musical prodigy, singer-saxophonist-songwriter-composer and band leader Grace Kelly has rocked the jazz world with sold-out concerts, 14 acclaimed albums and a resume that includes performing at the Hollywood Bowl and as part of the house band for […]

$25 – $55

The Four Freshmen (3PM) & Joey Alexander (8:30PM)

The Lerner Theatre 410 South Main Street, Elkhart

Ticket includes both The Four Freshmen at 3:00PM and Joey Alexander at 8:30PM The Four Freshmen - 3:00 PM The Four Freshmen stand as America’s most enduring vocal group. Staying authentic in their performance for over seven decades. The Four Freshmen deliver a world of music with pure passion that will take some listeners back […]

$25 – $55

Elkhart Jazz Festival – Jazz Brunch in the Ballroom

The Crystal Ballroom 410 South Main Street, Elkhart

Back by popular demand! After a few years off we are bringing back a festival favorite. Join us for some amazing food and swingin’ jazz! The David Hilliker Organ Trio will make this a morning worth getting up for. Menu to be announced. *Gratuities not included

Dave Bennett Quartet (1PM) & Joan Collaso Trio (3PM) – FREE SHOW

The Lerner Theatre 410 South Main Street, Elkhart

Join us for a FREE day of jazz! This year celebrates of 35 years of the Elkhart Jazz Festival being a very special event for our community. What better way to thank the community than to offer another year of great experiences. The Lerner Theatre will be open to the public hosting the Dave Bennett […]


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