To provide a quality showcase for the jazz students, our local musicians and an abundance of talents through a cooperative bridge between community, government, education and the arts. Further, the mission of the Lakeside Jazz Festival will be a focus on jazz education and the adjudication of middle and high school bands. The festival will also include an active involvement from universities and colleges that are interested in recruiting fine jazz performers.
To create the designed funding to provide summer music camp scholarships for Atlantic and Spruce Creek High School music students.
To be the premier jazz event in the southern United States, offering Jazz adjudication, entertainment, educational and recruiting opportunities over a multi-day festival period while maintaining high quality standards.