Celebrate 40 years of jazz at Garfield at the Garfield Jazz Gala! We have one of the preeminent jazz programs in the U.S. Learn how it all came about and celebrate the accomplishments of Clarence Acox and the Garfield jazz program.
Saturday, March 23
The Sunset Club, 1021 University Street, Seattle
Purchase your tickets for the Garfield Jazz Gala here: https://garfieldjazz.ejoinme.org/gala2019.
The Gala features Master of Ceremonies Jim Wilke from KNKX and performances by the award-winning Garfield Jazz Ensembles. You will have the chance to win fabulous Raffle Items and enjoy an array of confections from our Dessert Dash!
Doors open and Social Hour begins at 5:00 PM
Happy Hour (beer/wine), Combo Performance, Raffle Sales + More!
6:15 PM — Guests seated
6:20 PM — Band 3 Performance, Dinner service begins
6:50 PM — Welcome by Master of Ceremonies Jim Wilke (KNKX)
7:00 PM — Band 2 Performance
7:30 PM — 40 Years of Jazz – A Special Tribute
7:45 PM — Band 1 Performance
8:15 PM — Raise the Paddle + Dessert Dash
9:00 PM — Band 1 second performance
9:30 PM — Closing Remarks by Jim Wilke & George Burpee
10:00 PM — Event ends