Fox Lake To Host Three-Day Jazz Festival

(Fox Lake) Fox Lake will play host to an upcoming three-day Dixieland and jazz festival. The event will honor “Bunny” Berigan who grew up in Fox Lake and was known as one of the most compelling trumpet players in the history of music. Bands that will be featured include trumpeter Duke Heitger, Bob Schulz and his Frisco Lite Band, the St. Louis Stompers Classic Jazz Band, Jack’s Jubilee Band, Kaye Berigan 5Tet, Matt Miller Trio and Dave Majcherzak (my-chair-ack). There will also be several special events including a “Bunny” Berigan graveside service at St. Mary’s cemetery and an exhibit featuring paintings of “Bunny” Berigan. The event will be held from May 18 through the 20. You can find more details and how to order tickets by going to the www.bunnyberiganjazzjubilee web site.  Tickets can also be ordered by emailing [email protected] or by calling 920-928-6094. Tickets will also be available at the door.