Jazz at Straw Hat, Wednesdays, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Different band or combo every week. Straw Hat Pizza, 2929 Mather Field Road, Rancho Cordova; firstname.lastname@example.org
Moonlight Swing Big Band, 3rd Sundays, Carmichael Elks, 6 to 8 p.m. Fair Oaks Park,August 2, 6:30 to 9 p.m. www.moonlightswing.org
Swingmasters – 2nd Sunday most months, Carmichael Elks, 7 to 9 p.m. Dancing in the Park at Carmichael Park on June 10, 5 to 7 p.m. http://swingmasters.org
Jimmy Spero – 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mints Euro-Asian Cuisine,11088 Olson Drive, Suite A, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670. Guitarjim2000@gmail.com
Sacramento Banjo Band – 1st & 3rd Sundays, 2 to 4 p.m. Straw Hat Pizza, Mather Field Road, address above.
Natural Gas Jazz Band – Second Sunday of the month, 1:00 to 4:00. Hopmonk Tavern,224 Vintage Way, Novato, CA www.ngjb.com
Cell Block 7 – First and Third Tuesdays, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. American Legion Post 22, 320 N. Washington Street, Lodi, CA. www.cellblock7.net
San Joaquin Dixieland Jazz Society – First Sunday of the month, noon to 5 p.m. BPO Elks Lodge, 8900 Thornton Road, Stockton, CA www.stocktondixielandjazz.org
Modesto Traditional Jazz Society – Third Sunday of the month, 1:00 to 4:40. Clarion Inn, 1612 Sisk Road, Modesto, CA www.modestojazz.com
Sacramento Ragtime Society – Last Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m., Straw Hat Pizza, Mather Field Road, address as above.