"Jazz in the Grove"
A non-profit, all-volunteer corporation chartered to raise awareness and funds
for music education locally and state-wide.
Parade, Field, Concert and Jazz Competitions
for Junior High and High Schools
Cancelled forever
Effective December 1, 2007


For historical purposes then................
Want to know more about the Mission or History (since 1979) of PGMBF ? Click Here!
Scenes from the festival over the years... Picture Page!
The Last Years: Jazz in the Grove 2005-2006

Information for Band Directors and Band Boosters:

EVENT MAP: Click Here!

JUDGING: Our goal is to be the most educational festival possible.
Unlike other festivals no judge will be judging anything but their area of expertise!

The Monterey Bay Aquarium (10AM-6PM ) offers group discounts: (831) 648-4860.
 Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
 Roaring Camp Railroad in Felton

Festival Information
Festival Description
Festival Schedule/City Map
Parade Route Map
Field Show (PGHS) Area Map

Local/City Information
Pacific Grove City website

Monterey Bay Aquarium

FESTIVAL 2005 "The Last One" (#27)
Jazz and Concert Competitions took place Friday afternoon (10/28) and Saturday afternoon (10/29)
LINEUPS: Concert/Jazz, Parade, Fieldshow
JUDGES: Click Here for Judge List and Criteria
RESULTS: Click here!!

FESTIVAL 2004 (#26)
Held on November 6, 2004
SCHEDULES/LINEUPS: Parade // Field Show
RESULTS posted and sent to

FESTIVAL 2003 (#25)
Held on November 1, 2003: Click Here for list of schools that participated
SCHEDULES/LINEUPS: Parade // Field Show
RESULTS (posted 11/7/2003 and sent to Parade // Field Show+Combined
The Fresno State University Marching Band performed at our event in 2003!
Thanks Bulldogs!

FESTIVAL 2002 (#24)
Held on Saturday, November 2, 2002
2002 SCHEDULES/LINEUPS: Parade // Field Show
RESULTS: Parade // Field Show (Also posted at