October 13-15, 2017

Branford Elks Lodge Route 146

158 South Montowese Street Branford, CT 06405



The “Taste of the Weekend” will kick off Friday with our special guests Banu Gibson of New Orleans fame and Grammy Award winner Vince Giordano joined in a jazz quintet with Dan Levinson, Tom Palinko and Jeff Barnhart.


Banu Gibson Vince Giordano Dan Levinson Tom_Smiling Jeff Barnhart



Returning musicians are Fred Vigorito, Noel Kaletsky, Tom Boates, Tom Palinko, Jim Fryer, Frank Tate and Kevin Dorn, joined, of course, by Jeff and Joel. New to JJHP will be Dalton Ridenhour (piano), and Mike Davis (trumpet).


Jeff Barnhart, our musical director, conducts the amazing musical merry-go-round. Folks tell us it’s like listening to a different band with each musician grouping. The full weekend package (all 3 sessions) are $225 per person.

Friday night is $40 per person. Seating is limited to preserve the house party feel of musicians and audience. Delicious buffet meals are served at each Saturday and Sunday session. Cash Bar


Friday session: 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Saturday sessions: 11am to 4pm and 5pm to 10 pm

Sunday session: 11am to 4pm


Free Parking   – Handicapped parking available.

Limited ticket availability so don’t wait too long! 2/3 of seating is already reserved. For information and to purchase tickets, please call Maureen at 203-208-1481.