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BIG BEAR LAKE 2012 PICTURE PAGE FROM

7th ANNUAL
JAZZTRAX JUNE FESTIVAL

IN THE SUMMERTIME SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MOUNTAINS
AND JAZZTRAX FLOATING STAGE ON BIG BEAR LAKE
ALWAYS HELD FIRST WEEKEND
AFTER FATHER’S DAY


Photo Contributions by Pat Benter


Canadian Guitarist Rob Tardik Unplugged
JazzTrax Festival Opening Night June 22 on
Miss Liberty Sternwheeler as it Cruises Round Big Bear Lake




Brian Culbertson on JazzTrax Floating Stage
on Big Bear Lake on Trombone



Mindi Abair closes JazzTrax Summer Festival
on Floating Stage on Big Bear Lake




JazzTrax Big Bear Lake Grounds by Helicopter June 2012



JazzTrax Creator Art Good welcomes on board yet another
NEW FIRST JAZZTRAX LIVE PERFORMANCE VENUE. 
Opening Night in Big Bear Lake on board the Miss Liberty Sternwheeler for a cruise around the Alpine Lake’s Waters.




Downstairs on Miss Liberty dancin’ to the Guitar of Rob Tardik



Canadian Guitarist Rob Tardik
and his manager Mary Kay Von Brendel




Top Deck Miss Liberty Cruisin’ the Waters of Big Bear Lake
Opening Night of JazzTrax




JazzTrax Photographer Pat Benter ready to capture Festival
FROM ABOVE



JazzTrax Summer Festival Site From the Air Above



Miss Liberty at Pine Knot Marina ready to set sail to Open the 2012 JazzTrax Festival In the  Summertime Southern California Mountains



Blazing Friday Night JazzTrax AfterParty at Nottingham’s
@ RobinHood Resort with Saxophonist Will Donato



JazzTrax AfterParties OK by ME!


Carp Hunting off the JazzTrax Floating Stage. 
Big Bear Lake has EVERYTHING




JazzTrax Festival Lakeside Lawn at Marina Resort including Floating Stage From the Air Above Big Bear Lake



Helicopter with Photographer Pat Benter on board heading
from Big Bear Airport Across Big Bear Lake Northward
towards JazzTrax Festival at Marina Resort



Lakeside Lawn at Marina Resort Ready for JazzTrax Summer Performances




The Glorious JazzTrax Summer Festival Site on Big Bear Lake



Saxophonist Will Donato into the wee hours at JazzTrax no ticket required After Party




JazzTrax Festival no ticket required After Parties are held NIGHTLY just across Big Bear Blvd. at Nottingham’s at The RobinHood Resort



Helicopter on way to JazzTrax Site,  passing Summer Biking and Hiking Slopes of Snow Summit Ski Resort above the Village of Big Bear Lake



Helicopter approaching Pine Knot Marina foot of Big Bear Village. JazzTrax Festival site on Lakeside Lawn of Marina Resort TOP.
Miss Liberty Sternwheeler, JazzTrax Opening Night
Excursion Boat, parked at bottom.




Host Art Good introduces Hot Young Kansas City (in the style of Wayman Tisdale) Bassist Julian Vaughn from JazzTrax Floating Stage



Kansas City Bassist Julian Vaughn



JazzTrax Festival Catered by Nottingham’s/RobinHood Resort




Keyboardist Brian Culbertson with
Los Angeles  The Wave Radio’s Pat Prescott




JazzTrax Festival on the Lake tucked right into Lake Edge
of Village filled with Shops and Restaurants and Hotels
all within walking distance




Floating Stage sitting just off Beach at Marina Resort



Floating Stage and Brian Culbertson


Happy JazzTrackers in Big Bear Lake




Marina Resort with RobinHood Resort just across street hosts
annual Big Bear Lake JazzTrax Summer Music Festival
always the Weekend AFTER Father’s Day




Note to Left of JazzTrax Floating Stage a Holloway’s Marina Pontoon Boat. This is the Floating Suite.  Purchase Tickets on 1 of these and watch Festival while Floating on the Water.  When needed it pulls up to beach to accommodate on and off Purposes.



How good does it get at a JazzTrax Festival.
This was NOT a paid seat.




Front Row at JazzTrax Festival.   Nothing but Sand and Water separation from Stars of Smooth Jazzl


Front Row at JazzTrax Festival.   Nothing but Sand and Water separation from Stars of Smooth Jazz




Note festival goers seated on back of lawn.
This is G.A. General Admission Bring your own low beach chair or blanket. G.A. however has no beach access and cannot enter the Reserved Areas including Shaded Table Sections.
Yep if you book your festival room at Marina Resort you have a swimming pool AND A LAKE and a mooring to park your boat.




JazzTrax ON THE LAKE



Saxophonist Mindi Abair LOVIN’ the Mountain Air.
Came in during break from Aerosmith Tour she is on.




Mindi Abair



JazzTrax Freeloaders behind Floating Stage



The Bass Playing Big Bear BEAR on JazzTrax T-shirts & Caps



Full Aerial From the Air Above 2012 ,
7th annual Big Bear Lake JazzTrax Summer Music Festival.
Note Tent Left Side.  This has Bar and Eating Tables for Reserved Ticket Holders to access For up to 45 minutes for shaded eating, not missing a note. Reserved Table Shaded Seating also on Back of Lawn in Big Tent and VIP Deck overlooking everything.


PAT BENTER’S FLICKER LINK BIG BEAR JAZZTRAX PICTURES

PAT BENTER’S FLICKER LINK FROM ABOVE JAZZTRAX FESTIVAL AND BIG BEAR LAKE

Photos below by Art Good



Miss Liberty Sternwheeler On Big Bear Lake
Opening Night JazzTrax 2012



Okay Open the Gates for JazzTrax 2012
In the Mountains On the Lake



G.A. General Admission Back of Lawn all set up by 1 couple, for JazzTrax Festival to Begin



Mornings in the Mountains on Big Bear Lake during JazzTrax
before Gates Open



View from Floating Stage towards Shore....take your pick Reserved Beach Chair or Reserved Folding White Chair or G.A. Back of
Lawn or Reserved Tables Back VIP Deck or Tent



Guitarist Jeff Golub and New Orleans Keyboardist Henry Butler on Floating Stage




June 24....Sunday Night...Mindi
bringing Mountain Lakeside Audience to Full Climax



the JazzTrax VIP shaded deck...your seats Next June?
right next to FOOD



Guitarist Jeff Golub joining Mindi Abair on Floating Stage


Red Hot Young Swedish Keyboardist Jonathan Fritzen
arriving on Floating Stage


Back of Lawn General Admission Bring your own
Low Beach Chair or Blanket



Paul Taylor, Jessy J, Marion Meadows taking the floating stage.




JazzTrax Ticket Staff Cristina Gorka/Briana Moreau


JazzTrax Producer Art Good wit
Saxophonist Jessy J




Paul Taylor ramping it to the JazzTrax
Floating Stage


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