Summer Solstice Jazz Festival

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Country and Region United StatesMichigan
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival East Lansing, Michigan, USA
Festival Contact Information

City of East Lansing
410 Abbot Road
East Lansing, MI 48823 USA
Phone: +01 517-319-6927

Festival Description

The festival began in 1996 and was inspired by the summer solstice celebrations in Europe. The event is held under a big tent in downtown East Lansing in a lot on the corner of Abbot Road and Albert Avenue on an annual basis. The programming includes nationally known artists on Friday and Saturday with a jazz brunch on Sunday at the Wharton Center.

Festival Dates June 21 - 22, 2013
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Podcast interviews:
  • Joe Lovano highlights East Lansing jazz festival, by Dawn Parker (Lansing State Journall, June 16, 2010)


Practical Info:

  • The festival takes place on Friday and Saturday in downtown East Lansing, Michigan and Sunday brunch is held at the Wharton Center at noon


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