ELMIRA, N.Y. – The Ferrario Elmira Jazz Festival (FEJF) is a two-day festival here in the Southern Tier of New York. It begins on Friday, August 9th at the Clemens Center in Elmira from 6 to 9 pm. The event kicks off with an evening of jazz featuring pianist KEIKO MATSUI. Tickets are $50. Heavy hors d’oeuvres are included.
Continuing into Saturday, August 10th the festival moves outdoors to Thorne Street Park in Horseheads from 2 to 7 pm. Saturday’s outdoor show will feature saxophonist VINCENT INGALA, saxophonist JAZMIN GHENT, festival staple keyboardist MARCUS JOHNSON with special guest vocalist JULIA PRATT, and local favorite TOP SHELF!
Saturday’s event features lawn seating, food, and beverage provided by the EOP CFJP Bistro, and vendors including regional wines. You may bring your own cooler with food and drinks (both alcohol and non-alcohol). Pets and grills are not permitted at this event, please. Tickets are $40.
Proceeds benefit the Economic Opportunity Program, Inc. Please visit ElmiraJazzFestival.com for more information.