The DC JazzFest is an annual event celebrating and promoting jazz music’s rich history and future. Held over multiple days in different locations across Washington DC, the festival features a diverse lineup of musicians from around the world who come together to share their talents and love of the genre. Attendees can experience a range of jazz styles, including traditional, contemporary, and experimental, with performances spanning multiple venues throughout the city. In addition to the music, the festival offers educational programming, including workshops, masterclasses, and panel discussions, allowing visitors to engage with jazz music and its culture on a deeper level. Whether you’re a longtime jazz enthusiast or new to the genre, DC JazzFest offers something for everyone with its unique blend of music, education, and community.
August 31 - September 4