Big Band & Jazz

The return of spring means the return of one of Lexington's longest-running and most beloved concert series – Big Band & Jazz. With a full schedule of live music planned, concert-goers can enjoy weekly big band or jazz music at Moondance Amphitheater. Picnics are encouraged and patrons should bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating.

Lexington Parks & Recreation is taking precautions to make sure everyone can have fun and stay safe. Reservations are required in advance to make sure everyone has room for social distancing. Limited reservations are available.

Plan to wear your mask when you are on the move such as entering, exiting, and using the restroom.


Tuesdays, May 18 – June 29, 2021 at Moondance Amphitheater
Tuesdays, July 6 – Aug. 10, 2021 at Ecton Park
7 – 8:30 p.m.

Moondance Amphitheater​
1152 Monarch St.
Lexington, Ky.

Ecton Park
956 Turkey Foot Rd.
Lexington, Ky. ​​​​​​

Big Band & Jazz 2021 schedule

2021 schedule TBA

Performances during the months of June – August are scheduled by the American Federation of Musicians Local 554-635 and are supported by the AFM Music Performance Trust Fund.