Jazz in the Woods Festival

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Country and Region United StatesMissouri
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Festival Contact Information

Marc Shaffer, Chair
Phone: +01 913-661-5475
Email: marc@searcyfinancial.com

Festival Description

The free music festival features a variety of jazz ranging from smooth, contemporary, fusion, Latin jazz, as well as blues, zydeco and ragtime. The family-friendly event welcomes children and offers face painting and crafting activities and more. The festival is organized by the Overland Park South Rotary Club. Food and beverages (local restaurants and food vendors plus beer and wine) will be on offer. No coolers or drinks of any kind will be allowed into the venue. The venue is the located at Corporate Woods in Overland Park. There is no camping offered at this festival. For your comfort please bring along a blanket and/or low-backed chair. No pets.

Festival Dates June 14 - 15, 2013
Festival Links


Festival Events:

Lineup 2011:
  • Friday, June 24
    • Four 80 East
    • Matt Marshak
    • Shilts
    • The Notables
    • Richard Elliott & Norman Brown
  • Saturday, June 25
    • Monterey Jazz Festival Youth Chorus
    • Monterey Jazz Festival All Star Youth Band
    • Jeff Golub
    • Big Bad Voodoo Daddy


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  • Thousands expected as jazz fills woods, by Loren Stanton (The Johnson County Sun, June 21,2011)


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