Welcome to the 29th Annual Bakersfield Jazz Festival. It's a pleasure to introduce you to this exciting event. With the support of students, faculty, administration and ardent jazz fans in the community, the jazz program at CSUB has grown and flourished. Fridays lineup includes Braxton Brothers Band at 7pm, Boogaloo Assassins at 8:10pm and Big Sam's Funky Nation at 9:35pm. On the Festival Entry Stage in between performances will be Blue Deacons at 6pm, 7:50pm and 9:05pm. Saturday's lineup includes Kern County Honor Jazz Band at 4pm, Jay Smith Group at 5:05pm, Ballet at 6:00pm, Jonathan Kreisberg Quartet at 6:20pm, Louis Hayes and the Cannonball Adderley Legacy Band at 7:45pm, Fireworks Show at 9:10pm and Western Standard Time Ska Orchestra at 9:15pm. On the Festival Entry Stage in between performances will be The CSUB Players at 3:15pm & 4:45pm and Uncle Funkle at 6pm, 7:20pm & 8:45pm. On Friday gates open at 6pm, Saturday at 3pm. Refreshments, food, and alcohol will be available for purchase. Ice chests are permissible but will be searched at gate. No outside alcohol or glass containers permitted. Kids 12 & under free in General Admission area only. Current CSUB Students will be allowed free entry to the Festival with valid School ID. All other Student ticket holders must present school ID when entering the event. To purchase a table call 661-283-6985. For more information visit www.bakersfieldjazz.comTickets Save
Elements Venue Presents Friday May 29th Steak & Chicken Jazz Night w/ JaY Smith Group. Come experience Jay Smith Group's first time at Elements Venue! This wonderful band with bring their funky jazz sound to Elements for the 1st time and keep the house rockin all night! This band features some of bako's best musicians! Join us for a night of great jazz music and good times! Come experience some jazz music Elements style! Call 661-380-2362 for reservation & VIP info. Elements Venue 3401 Chester Ave. *Pre-sale tickets are general admission, does not guarantee seat. Call for reservation infoTickets Save
MENTO BURU RETURNS TO ROCK THE VILLAGE FEST FOR 2015! CATCH US AT 9PM! DON'T FORGET THE AFTER PARTY AT ELEMENTS VENUE NEXT DOOR IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING VILLAGEFEST WITH MENTO BURU & DJ MIKEY LIVE! Visit: www.bakersfieldvillagefest.com for more info!Tickets Save
Sounds Like: Lindsey Stirling, Ashanti Floyd "The Mad Violinist", Paul Dateh, Tina Guo, Jason Yang
Bio: Born and raised in Fresno, California Patrick Contreras has branded his style of playing with influences of Hip Hop, Mariachi, Rock, Soul, Jazz, Electronic and Classical to become one of violin's rising stars with a completely unique sound. Patrick thrills audiences wherever he goes with his orig...See Full Bio
"Patrick is the the valleys most talked about musician ... a violin giant"