Norman's Jazz in June Concerts 2017

In Short:

A longtime annual favorite for the Oklahoma City metro area in late June, the Norman Jazz in June Concert event began in 1984 and drew about 300 people. After the Norman Arts and Humanities Council got involved, Jazz in June exploded, featuring crowds of over 50,000 enjoying the sweet sounds of jazz and blues music on multiple stages along with the fun festival atmosphere.

2017 Jazz in June:

The 34th Annual Jazz in June event takes place in 2017, from Thursday, June 15 through Saturday, June 17. All concerts are free and begin around 7 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Location & Directions:

Thursday and Friday concerts take place at Brookhaven Village, NW 36th and Robinson, in Norman, south of Oklahoma City. From I-35, exit west on Robinson and follow to NW 36th. Brookhaven Village is on the southwest side.

Saturday concerts are held at Andrews Park on the corner of Webster and Daws. From I-35, exit east on Main and follow to Webster. Follow Webster to Andrews Park on the northeast corner at Daws.

2017 Schedule:

Here are scheduled performers for 2017:

Thursday

  • 7:30 - 11 p.m. Caleb McGee & The Underdogs, Mike Hosty & The Jamie Oldaker

Friday

  • 7:30 - 11 p.m. Claire Piersol Band, Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio

Saturday

  • 6:30 - 11 p.m. The Ardent Spirits, Victor & Penny& The Loose Change Orchestra, Harold Lopez-Nussa Trio

    Food, Drink & More:

    In addition to the great live music and Saturday clinics for musicians, the Jazz in June event features food and drink vendors.

    Be aware of the fact that no chairs are provided, so viewers should bring folding chairs or blankets.

    Nearby Hotels & Lodging:

    Staying in Norman for the Jazz in June event?

    Here are some hotel options:

    • Sooner Legends Inn & Suites
      1200 24th Ave SW
      Approximately 1.8 miles from the University of Oklahoma
       
    • Best Western Inn & Suites
      2841 Classen Boulevard
      Approximately 2 miles from the University of Oklahoma
       
    • Fairfield Inn
      301 Norman Center Court
      Approximately 2.5 miles from the University of Oklahoma
       
    • Holiday Inn
      1000 North Interstate Drive
      Approximately 2.7 miles from the University of Oklahoma
       
    • Embassy Suites
      2501 Conference Drive
      Approximately 3 miles from the University of Oklahoma