2024 Coleman Hawkins Festivities

Here’s what the Jazz Society has coming up next…

We are proud to announce HawkFest for 2024! This newly created festival will feature Blues music Friday June 14th and Jazz music Saturday June 15th ! Come join us for a weekend of great music, food, beverages and a raffle.  The festival is FREE so bring your lawn chair and enjoy.

All proceeds benefit The Coleman Hawkins Jazz Heritage Society and will go towards a keeping arts and music free and accessible to the community.  This includes our commitment to fostering music education and allows us to provide a professional stage and sound system for 2 student groups.  

Coleman Hawkins Park at Felix Street Square

701 Felix Street 64501

St. Joseph, MO 

Friday June 14th, 2024

6:00PM John Paul Drum

8:00PM Willie Buck

Saturday June 15th, 2024

2:30PM  St. Joseph High School All-Star Jazz Band

3:45PM  KC Jazz Academy Vocal Combo

5:30PM   Urban Forum

7:30PM  Vine Street Rumble