The Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce will play host to some of the best jazz and blues music in Indiana on Saturday, August 28 at the Uptown Jazz & Blues Festival. The festival draws 5,000+ jazz and blues aficionados for seven solid hours of cool jazz and hot blues.
The festival has three concert stages, the Back Alley Stage, the Time Out Lounge, and the Promenade Stage. There is also an after hours gathering at Indiana’s oldest bar, the Knickerbocker Saloon. The schedule is as follows:
Back Alley Stage
5:00 p.m. – The Big Swing Band
7:45 p.m. – Fremont Jackson & The Merchants of Groove
10:30 p.m. – Mississippi Heat
Time Out Lounge
5:00 p.m. – LSO Jazz
7:45 p.m. – Bleu Django
10:30 p.m. – Groove Catz
6:30 p.m. – Mo Trout & Jazz Works
9:15 p.m. – Jazz Mayhem
Midnight – Uncle Buck’s Mojo Box
Tickets for adults are $8 in advance, $12 at the gate, children 10 and under are $5 in advance or at the door, and babies are free.