Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 4:30 AM

Pismo Jazz Festival


PISMO JAZZ JUBILEE - "Sounds of New Orleans" Oct 25th-28th - All day Friday and Saturday. Sunday until 4:30. For over 40 years, hundreds of people from all over the West Coast have been coming to Pismo for music, dancing, shopping and fun. Three Days of Vintage Jazz, New Orleans Jazz, Zydeco, Mardi Gras, Swing and the Sounds of the Big Bands will be at 5 venues in Pismo Beach and Arroyo Grande. Join us at the Pismo Vet's Hall*, St. Anthony's Event Center (780 Bello St) or the end of Addie Street* at the beach. New venues are at the South County Regional Center* and the Arroyo Grande Community Center. Pick a venue and let the bands come to you. Purchase your badges online before the 25 th and pick them up at WILL CALL at the Pismo Vet's Hall. Or at the event, you can buy your badges at one of three locations: Vet's Hall, Addie Street Tent and S.C. Regional Center. Admission: From $30 Sunday to $105 for all three days. Half price Evening badges available. Friday 10am - 9:30. $50 and $25 after 4:30. Special Sets, "Silent Films" piano," Music of Tin Pan Alley" to name a few. Dancing and music all day long with 5 bands paying swing sets starting at 4:40 at the AG Regional Center. Saturday 10am - Midnight. $60 and $30 after 5:50. The "Sounds of New Orleans" with tributes to Louis Armstrong, Shaw & Goodman. The dance party starts at 6:00 with Violinist, Tom Rigney, performing a Mardi Gras Special. Sue Palmer Motel Swing Band will feature the famous young trombone player, Haruka Kikuchi from New Orleans. The finale will be High Street from Idaho who will have you dancing in the aisles or on the dance floor until midnight! Sunday 9am - 4:30pm $30 Wind-down Sunday with more specials, gospel sets at 9:00 and 10:20. New this year, our local Mariachi Autience band will perform early California Mariachi at 11:40 and 2:30pm