Friday, April 14, 2017

Jacksonville Jazz Festival 2017 Line Up Announced - Where I-10 Ends, The JAZZ Begins!

#JaxJazzFest 2017
Big Names
Bigger Sounds

May 25-28, 2016 (Memorial Day Weekend)
Thursday, May 25
Piano Competition - See details below
Friday, May 26
Festival Hours: 4 pm - Midnight  |  Music starts at 5 pm
Saturday, May 27
Festival Hours: 1 pm - Midnight  |  Music starts at 2 pm
Sunday, May 28
Festival Hours: 1 pm - 11 pm  |  Music starts at 2 pm

Experience all Downtown Jacksonville has to offer as it comes alive with the sounds of jazz greats and modern favorites at the 2017 Jacksonville Jazz Festival on Memorial Day weekend. Join the City of Jacksonville May 25 - 28 and experience three stages of live jazz, local food, drinks, shopping and entertainment.  Since first taking place in 1981, the Jazz Fest has become one of the largest jazz festivals in the country, offering a fun and vibrant street festival atmosphere, and in 2017 you can experience it on an even larger scale throughout 15 blocks of downtown.

Downtown, Jacksonville FL 
jacksonvillejazzfest.com  (904)630-3690

2017 LINE UP

Airmen of Note Band
Akia Uwanda
Ben Adkins
Blake Aaron
Brian Tarquin
Brandon Robertson
Bria Skonberg
Catch The Groove
Chick Corea Trio
Clay Benjamin
Damien Escobar
DJ NickFresh
Doug Carn West Coast Organ Band
ELEW
Elio's Quartet
Freddy Cole Quartet
Gregory Agid Quartet
Gregory Porter
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Jane Monheit
Jax Jazz Collective
Jazzmeia Horn
Joey Alexander Trio
Kamasi Washington
Lalah Hathaway
Leon Foster Thomas
Lucky Chops
Marcus Anderson
Morgan James
Noel Freidline Quintet w/ vocalist Maria Howell
Pacific Mambo Orchestra
Parker Urban Band
Party in a Box w/ Allana Southerland
Roman Street
Sorin Zlat Trio
Stank Sauce
STAY TUNED!
Taylor Roberts
The Commodores
The Katz Downstairz
The Rippingtons

MORE TBA!

For complete detailed 
schedule CLICK HERE

Thursday, May 25 - Doors at 6pm, Competition at 7pm
Florida Theatre
128 E Forsyth St 
Jacksonville, FL 32202 
floridatheatre.com (904)355-5661
Tickets: General Admission $13.50
Visit box office or call to order: (904) 355-5661

Piano Competition Finalists
Esteban Castro
Hope Udobi Nwachukwu
Jacob Hart
Zach Bartholomew
Zoltan Balogh

Festival Website
Festival Facebook
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Event Contact Info:
City of Jacksonville, Office of Special Events
Office of Special Events
117 W Duval St, Ste 280
Jacksonville, Florida
(904)630-3690

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