It’s back, and with an incredible lineup of jazz artists, singers, and musicians now more than ever! The Victoria Jazz Society is proud to present Jazzfest, an annual event in Victoria that celebrates everything related to this genre of music.
From June 23 to July 2 Victoria will be hopping, bopping, and jiving along to some fantastic performances taking place in various venues such as the Royal Theatre, Distrikt Nightclub, the Centennial Square, Chateau Victoria, and more. Headliners at this year’s Jazzfest include the following performances:
- Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox, which kicks off the festival on June 23
- Donny McCaslan Group, who helped perform on David Bowie’s latest album “Blackstar”, performing June 25
- Cyrus Chestnut Trio & Kandace Springs Trio, who will perform June 26
- Mavis Staples, a grammy-award winning singer who most recently guest starred on Gorillaz’s latest album “Humanz”, performing on June 29
- And many, many more
Tickets are available online at the official website, as well as a full, detailed schedule of all of the upcoming performances.
Event Name: Victoria International Jazzfest 2017
Date: Friday, June 23 to Sunday, July 2, 2017
Location: Various venues, Victoria
Contact: Victoria Jazz Society
Official website: http://jazzvictoria.ca/