Home Events & Festivals 2013 Elkhart Jazz Festival Twitter Facebook Print About 2013 Elkhart Jazz FestivalThe Elkhart Jazz Festival is an annual, community event, showcasing a uniquely American music form in the historic, "Band Instrument Capital of the World." The community is invited downtown for hours of jazz over an extraordinary four-day weekend from more than 100 world-class entertainers! The nationally acclaimed Elkhart Jazz Festival promises another year of excellent entertainment for thousands of people. The event comes to life on both indoor and outdoor stages June 21-23, 2013. With new faces and an ongoing commitment to bring fans the best jazz festival ever, the 2013 event will really make your summer swing. Enjoy an American summertime tradition with jazz fans, friends, and family in historic, downtown Elkhart!