Meet Me on Bourbon Street set for February 6!


Saturday, February 6, 2016

Shevaun Williams & Associates Studio

221 East Main Street

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Music, parades, good food, long beads and the colors of purple, green, and gold are Mardi Gras traditions that you can enjoy even if you are far from New Orleans! 

Jazz in June celebrates Mardi Gras and raises needed funds for our annual June festival with the annual “Meet Me on Bourbon Street” party.  We will unveil the 2016 musical line up and also the new 2016 festival logo. Join us as we celebrate with good food, a live band, door prizes, and a great view of the 2016 Norman Mardi Gras parade. Come dressed for the occasion or just as you are.Mark the date on your calendar and purchase your tickets.

Either option below will put your name on the attendees list at the door for admittance.The first option is by credit card through Paypal. You don’t need a Paypal account and can use your favorite credit card.

If you want to receive an invoice to pay by check in advance or at the door, call 325-2222 to speak with Karen Holp. If she is not there, leave your name, billing address, number of tickets and return phone number or email address.

Photo by Alfonso, used under Creative Commons license CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo by Alfonso, used under Creative Commons license CC BY-SA 3.0.


 Tickets are $50 per person for those 21 and older. Under 21 are not allowed. The ticket includes complimentary buffet and wine, door prizes, live music and premier viewing location for the Norman Mardi Gras Parade,

Live music by Brass on Elm Street.

Wine from Thunderbird Liquors. Soft drinks and water will also be available.

Food from Mother’s Catering, Puebla Tacos y Tequileria, Scratch Kitchen & Cocktails, Misal of India Bistro, The Brewhouse and Pepe Delgados.

Parking is available at the lot located at the southwest corner of Gray Street and Crawford Avenue. Enter Gray Street from Porter Avenue. Parking is not available on Main Street due to the Norman Mardi Gras Parade.

Special thanks to our donors for this party: Shevaun Williams and Associates, Republic Bank & Trust, Transcript Press, Thunderbird Liquors, Mother’s Catering, Puebla Tacos y Tequileria, Scratch Kitchen and Cocktails, Misal of India Bistro, The Brewhouse and Pepe Delgados.

First Winter Wind Concert a Success!

IMG_1342Forget the cold weather, the Sisters of Swing really heated up the packed house at The Depot on Sunday, December 13th!

Singing jazz and holiday favorites, the crowd sang along and even danced their way through a spectacular evening led by Mary Reynolds, Mary Freeh, Louise Goldberg, Elyse Angelo, Joanne Trombley, Christine Freeh and Rosalind Cravens.

The next Winter Wind concert will be Sunday, January 10th at 7pm and feature Victor & Penny and the Loose Change Orchestra. Click here to learn more and purchase tickets!


Jazz in June 2016 Coming On Strong

Watch this space for announcements on the 2016 Jazz in June Concerts!

The first event will be the annual “Meet Me On Bourbon Street” event, this year scheduled for February 6, 2016. As always, the line up for the 2016 festival and the 2016 logo will be unveiled at this special fundraiser. More details are to come about this special event, including the 2016 Meet Me on Bourbon Street King, musical performances, door prizes, great food and drink and more! Mark your calendar now!

The annual Jazz in June Jazz Jam and Blues Jam will be happening in May and June of 2016, and locations/dates/times will be announced later.

Jazz in June 2016 will be June 16, 17 and 18 — 3 days of concerts and educational clinics! Blues Under the Stars, Jazz Under the Stars, and Jazz in the Park, plus the clinics look to be outstanding. National artists are being contracted and local artists are being considered. Local and regional artists should write to to submit your group. Add this to your calendar so you won’t miss a moment of Jazz in June!