Spend a Saturday night at a swingin’ coffeehouse atmosphere and support the Southern York County School District Band Programs at the 16th Annual Jazz Fest: Jazz Fest in the Big Easy.
The festival, to be held April 23 at Shrewsbury Elementary School, will include performances by York Suburban, South Western, Kennard Dale and Susquehannock high schools, plus Sudbrook Magnet and Southern middle schools.
For the first time, Baltimore’s The Melting Pot Big Band will also take the stage.
Doors open at 6:15 p.m.; performances start at 7. Desserts will be available for purchase.
Tickets in advance are $9 for adults, $7 for senior citizens and $5 for students and children; at the door, tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for senior citizens and $6 for students and children. A pre-purchased table of eight is available for $65.
Order tickets by contacting Wendy Speir by phone at 717-235-6452 or by email at SHSJazzFest@yahoo.com.
Shrewsbury Elementary School is at 331 S. Main St., Shrewsbury.