The 2015 Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival will be held on Saturday, April 4 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on the front lawn of the Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach. The festival features jazz and blues musicians, an Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. for children ages 12 and under, local artists and craftsmen, food vendors, and activities for the entire family.

Homemade Jamz Blues Band - Festival Headliner

"In my 82 years, I've never seen something musically... so remarkable. These young kids have got energy, talent and do the blues proud with their own flavor. I believe they've got a GREAT future ahead."

-- Blues Legend B. B. King

2015 Jazz & Blues Festival artwork by Elizabeth Huffmaster

Get your 2015 Southern Miss Jazz & Blues Festival t-shirt and poster on April 4!

2015 JAzz & Blues Festival Map

Don't miss anything on April 4! Download a Festival Map to find your way to all the fun during the Jazz & Blues Festival.

children get their faces painted at the annual JAzz & Blues Festival

Coast children look forward to the Jazz & Blues festival for a range of activities, including a visit from the Easter Bunny.