Jazz fest has people tapping their toes in Long Beach

LONG BEACH, MS (WLOX) - The Southern Miss Jazz and Blues Festival is underway on the Long Beach campus of USM. It features a day filled with live music, food and various arts and craft vendors.   And it's all being held near the majestic Friendship Oak.

The Jerry Ball Jazz & Blues Quintet is on stage at 12:30, Jason Ricci takes the stage at 2:30, and The Rochelle Harper Band closes out the Jazz and Blues Festival with a performance at 4:30.

WLOX is one of the proud sponsors of the Long Beach music fest.  There's no entry fee to get onto the grounds.  Entertainers will be on stage until 6pm.

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