Archive for September 28, 2011


The 2011 Yuma Fall Jazz & Blues Festival is blending art, contemporary, Latin, smooth, and traditional Jazz, and Blues in one of Arizona’s greatest little cities, which has more to offer than meets the eye. Though small, it brings thousands of visitors from all over the world each year to enjoy not only the beautiful weather, but its great museums, parks, and other great amenities.

And this year, a little something extra…. a free jazz and blues festival for the whole family to enjoy, this year… and many more years to come. From 10 am to 9 pm Saturday November 5th, 2011, there will be plenty of beer, sodas and water. There will be several food vendors, with a variety of foods to please a multitude of taste. For one only day, there will be some of the hottest jazz and blues your cool ears can endure, from nationally known artist to some of Yuma’s best local talent.

The day will kick off with Yuma’s local talent and some of the best young musicians you will ever hear, as well as a few seasoned artist that play around town. Then, taking it on into the evening with the nationally acclaimed talents of Dee Lucas, Freeport, Yuma Jazz Project, and The Yuma Jazz Company, just to name a few. This will be an event that is not to be missed.

This Jazz and Blues Festival will reach a primarily family-oriented audience with mid to high levels of discretionary income, and, there is also the added income of the over one hundred thousand plus winter visitors which come to Yuma this time of year each year.

Featured artists are Dee Lucas, Freeport  and The Yuma Jazz Company.

West Wetlands Park, 2200 Water St, Yuma, Arizona 85364