Knox College and the City of Galesburg host the Knox-Rootabaga Jazz Festival. 'Baga, as it is affectionately known by band members, features performances by big name guest artists such as Kurt Elling, Benny Green, and the Artie Shaw and Woody Herman bands. Knox faculty and alumni, and the Knox Jazz Ensemble also perform.
- McGillacuddy's Restaurant & Bar, 58 S. Cherry Street
- Orpheum Theatre, 57 S. Kellogg Street
- Various other locations.
- Visit the below website for a full schedule of performers and locations.