Lakeside Jazz Festival
City Center Circle/ Amphitheater
The Lakeside Jazz Festival, Inc. in conjunction with the Atlantic High School "Sharks" Band, the Spruce Creek High School "High Steppin' Hawks" Band, Warner Christian Academy "Velvet Blues", and the City of Port Orange.
Mission: To provide a quality showcase for the jazz students, our local musicians and an abundance of talents through a cooperative bridge between community, government,education and the arts. Further, the mission of the Lakeside Jazz Festival will be a focus on jazz education and the adjudication of middle and high school bands. The festival will also include an active involvement from colleges, universities and United States Military organizations that are recruiting fine jazz performers.
Goal: To create the designed funding to provide summer music camp scholarships for Atlantic High School, Spruce Creek High School, and Warner Christian Academy music students.
Vision: To be the premier jazz event in the southern United States, offering Jazz adjudication, entertainment, educational and recruiting opportunities over a multi-day festival period while maintaining high quality standards.