Prairie Village JazzFest
Saturday, September 7, 2019 | 3 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Harmon Park, 77th & Mission Road
The Prairie Village JazzFest brings thousands of people together to enjoy an evening of magical music, fabulous artistry, delectable food and drink, and fun! Critics have raved about our past festivals, and Prairie Village put itself on the map as the newest "destination jazz festival" in Kansas City.
|4:00 p.m.||Shawnee Mission East Blue Knights|
|5:00 p.m.||Matt Otto Quartet|
|6:20 p.m.||Vine Street Rumble|
|7:30 p.m.||Marcus Lewis Big Band|
|8:45 p.m.||Dan Thomas & the KC All Star Big Band featuring Lisa Henry|
Festival admission is $5 for adults and free for children under 18.
Blankets and lawn chairs are welcome.
Outside food and beverages are not allowed. Food and beverage will be available for purchase.
Dogs (excluding service animals) are not allowed inside festival grounds.
Free parking at Shawnee Mission East, Prairie Village Pool, Mission Bible Church, and Community of Christ Bible Church. ADA parking and drop off available at Prairie Village City Hall.
Please note that outside food and beverages are not allowed.
Soda, water, wine, sangria, and craft beer are available for purchase - CASH ONLY.
2019 Food Vendors:
The Prairie Village Jazz Festival is a nonprofit, 501(c)3, under the Prairie Village Foundation and made possible through the support of sponsors and people like you who support events in this community.
For sponsorship information, please contact Meghan Buum: firstname.lastname@example.org or 913-385-4662.
JazzFest wouldn't be possible without the support of our many volunteers! To volunteer at the 2019 Festival, contact Meghan Buum: email@example.com or 913-385-4662.
The Prairie Village Jazz Festival offers our community the opportunity to enjoy world-class jazz entertainment in beautiful Harmon Park, within walking distance for hundreds of Prairie Village residents and their families.
Since 2011, the Prairie Village Jazz Festival has showcased top jazz acts, all with hometown Kansas City connections, in a fun, safe, family-friendly and convenient setting in the heart of Prairie Village. View past festival lineups here.
Our elected leaders and city government, many local businesses and hundreds of committed volunteers generously contribute their time, resources and financial support to make the Prairie Village Jazz Festival possible each year.
The Prairie Village Jazz Festival takes great pride in celebrating this unique American art form with our neighbors and friends in the heart of our community. We are dedicated to ensuring that the Jazz Fest will continue to provide exceptional value as a thrilling cultural experience for fans of jazz and musical performance throughout Prairie Village and beyond.
The vision of the Prairie Village Jazz Festival is to celebrate jazz music with the residents of Prairie Village and the surrounding areas of Kansas City. The Jazz Festival will stimulate awareness and promote appreciation of Jazz music – one of America’s original art forms – by bringing live entertainment to the community. This creative, energetic and culturally enriching event is presented in partnership with the Prairie Village Foundation and the City of Prairie Village.
Photo credit: Larry Kopitnik