Jazzed Up

Now 30 years old, festival keeps swinging upward

Posted: September 11, 2015 at 1 a.m.

Jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco headlines the Saturday night activities at Jazz Eureka.
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Jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco headlines the Saturday night activities at Jazz Eureka.

It can't be called the 30th anniversary celebration, because there were several years without a Eureka Springs Jazz Festival, or, as it's called now, Jazz Eureka.

FAQ

Jazz Eureka

WHEN — Today-Saturday

WHERE — Various venues in Eureka Springs

COST — Some events free; headlining show $20-$50

INFO — jazzeureka.org

FYI

Jazz Eureka

Schedule of Events

All events are free and take place in Basin Spring Park unless otherwise noted.

Today

7-9 p.m. — Beto and the Fairlanes

Saturday

Noon-2 p.m. — Fayetteville Jazz Octet

2-4 p.m. — Rodney Block

4-6 p.m. — Grady Nichols

7:30 p.m. — Joey DeFrancesco with guests Joe Cartwright Band, The Auditorium. $20-$50.

Sunday

10 a.m.-1 p.m. — Jazz brunch, Crystal Dining Room of the Crescent Hotel. $24.95. Reservations at 253-9652

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