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Jazz fest a boon for local economy (access required)

The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival feeds the Rochester community with more than music and food each summer. Millions of dollars are poured into the local economy as thousands descend on downtown for the nine-day festival. “On an annual basis, we’ve been hovering right around $10 million a year economic impact for eight or nine years,” ...

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