Blues Artist Nikki Hill will perform at JazzFest 2018!

Blues Artist Nikki Hill will perform at JazzFest 2018. Nikki Hill is a high energy blues-rock artist steeped in Soul, Gospel and a love for classic R&B. North Carolina-bred and New Orleans-based Hill will bring her blues band to the Sioux Falls JazzFest on July 21. Executive Director, Robert Joyce says “What a great addition to the […]

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Summer Parties JazzFest Style!

Now that the weather’s warming up, it’s high time for the season of picnics, music, reunions, family time and special events! Reserve your summer party JazzFest syle! Let us do all of the work! Our JazzFest Committee will help plan your event and handle all of the details. We will even clean up so you […]

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How to Give

The Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Society is a charitable 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All donations and sponsorships are 100% tax deductible. No goods or services are exchanged for these donations. (Individual and couple subscriptions for the annual concert series are not tax deductible)Donations are important to the continuation of the Society’s programs that include JazzFest, […]

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Accepting booth + art vendors!

JazzFest is accepting booth vendors and art vendors for this summer’s festival, July 20-21. If you are interested in participating as a vendor, contact us at right away!

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SFJB seeks Executive Director

The Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Society seeks an Executive Director. Job description and details here.

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Executive Director Celebrates 23 Years With Arts Organization

After 23 years, Robert Joyce announced he will be stepping down from his position as Executive Director this December.  Joyce joined the organization in 1994 and became Executive Director in the year 2000. Although Joyce is stepping back as Executive Director, the organization is pleased that he will continue to work with the Sioux Falls Jazz & […]

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Tab Benoit to perform April 13th!

BUY TICKETS for Tab Benoit! Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues will close it’s Concert Series Friday, April 13th at 8 PM with artist Tab Benoit at The Sioux Falls Orpheum Theater  315 N Phillips Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57104. Reserve your seat Friday, April 13 at 8:00 PM!  Returning for his 5th SFJB appearance and back by […]

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Artist Update

Artist update: Unfortunately, Dogs and Liars will no longer be playing at JazzFest. We are, however, ecstatic to announce that Spooncat! will be taking on second stage on Friday, July 14th, at 7:30 pm! Spooncat! is a Sioux Falls original horn band that has been playing 70 distinct styles of Rock, Funk, and R&B since 1996. Here’s […]

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IT’S TIME TO MEET THE INTERNS! Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues would love to introduce you to our 2017 summer interns! Ashley Meiners, a senior at University of South Dakota, and Taylor Gibson , a senior at Augustana University, will be helping us prepare for #JazzFest2017! Read on to learn a little bit more about […]

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The results are in!

The results of an economic study commissioned by the Sioux Falls Arts Council indicate that events like JazzFest stimulate economic activity to the tune of over $100 million a year since 2015. READ MORE >

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Move and Groove

Join us for a workout at Yankton Trail Park before JazzFest gets started on Saturday, July 21st! This year Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield will be sponsoring YOGA + ZUMBA + CYCLING! Register today and you could be the lucky winner of an Apple Watch!




Mobile App sponsored by Howalt+McDowell, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC

The JazzFest 2018 mobile app is sponsored by Howalt+McDowell, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC! The app will be available to download prior to JazzFest!



Volunteer for JazzFest!

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact our office at 605-335-6101 or sign up below!

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