2019 Jacksonville Jazz Festival

Welcome jazz fans! We can't wait for you to arrive in sunny Jacksonville, Florida this Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-26 for the 2019 Jacksonville Jazz Festival!

Don't Miss a Beat in the heart of Downtown!

The annual Jacksonville Jazz Fest will be back and bigger than ever! It will be held May 23-26 in the core of downtown Jacksonville. The festival will feature two live entertainment stages, a free jazz clinic at the Ritz Theatre, a piano competition at the Florida Theatre, a sacred jazz brunch at the Omni Jacksonville hotel and more!

While the event is free to attend, one-day and three-day VIP passes are available for exclusive seating, preferred parking, and complimentary food and beverages.

The Jazz Marketplace

The new addition to the Jazz Fest, the Jazz Marketplace, will host local artists, vendors and creators where patrons can come and shop.

2019 Jacksonville Jazz Festival Lineup:

  • Gladys Knight
  • Brian Culbertson
  • Monty Alexander
  • Ledisi
  • Kirk Whalum
  • Alfredo Rodriguez
  • Avery Sunshine
  • Mama Blue
  • Norman Brown
  • Camila Meza Quartet
  • Greg Adams & East Bay Soul
  • Moonchild
  • Jazmin Ghent
  • Amina Scott
  • Jamison Ross
  • Brass-A-Holics
  • The Noel Freidline Quartet W/ Maria Howell
  • LPT
  • The Delfini Jazz Jextet Featuring The Ju Jazz Faculty & Alumni
  • Dennis Marks
  • Clyde Connor
  • The UNF Jazz Ensemble
  • & Many More to Come
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Where To Stay

Come dance in the streets with us this Jazz Festival, book your hotel room today!

Guide to Jax Jazz Fest

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Things To Do

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Purchase Tickets

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Jazz Fest After Dark