​The Suncoast Jazz Society is a not-for-profit corporation organized under the laws of the State of Florida to encourage the performance, preservation and perpetuation of Dixieland jazz music and to nurture the enhancement of this music as an American art form. 

Activities of the Society include:

CONCERTS              Organizing and presenting jazz concerts and jazz-related activities throughout the year.

Providing a periodic publication to members concerning jazz activities and pertinent news                                                  regarding
.the Society. 

Guiding the development, organization and presentation of Dixieland jazz activities in local                                                schools 
and colleges.  Providing jazz scholarships to worthy young musicians. 

Encouraging presentation of Dixieland jazz programming on local radio and television stations
..................................and providing support to those stations.  Involving local media in help to promote interest in                                              Dixieland.jazz in the community.