California Arts Council

State of California

Festival Detail

Monterey Jazz FestivalMusic

Every year, every third full weekend in September sees the same caliber of talent grace the now nine stages on the Monterey Fairgrounds, as the Monterey Jazz Festival presents the best jazz performers in the world for a three-day celebration of the best in jazz. In addition, the Monterey Jazz Festival features jazz conversations, panel discussions, workshops, exhibitions, clinics, and an international array of food, shopping, and festivities spread throughout the 20-acre Monterey County Fairgrounds.

Festival has a children/youth component.

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Occurs in: September

Festival Location: Monterey Fairgrounds

Contact Information:
Monterey Jazz Festival
PO Box JAZZ, Monterey, CA 93942
(831) 373-3366

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