Monterey Jazz Festival
Monterey, CA USA
September 16-18, 2016
Fall on the gorgeous Monterey Peninsula brings Indian Summer, with warm days and cool nights, setting the stage for one of the most prolific jazz events in the world for music lovers and foodies alike.
110 shows from iconic and emerging jazz artists, performing on 8 stages for 3 nights and 2 days at the world's longest running Jazz Festival. The Monterey Fairgrounds transforms into a civilized bastion of artful aromas, feisty flavors, colorful people and enticing artwork... an immersion into Jazzand it's culture.
The Monterey Jazz Festival offers 20 acres of magnificent oak-studded grounds for fans to enjoy, featuring films, conversations with the Festival's stars, exhibitions, food and beverages, an international shopping bazaar, and 8 stages of live jazz entertainment spread throughout the grounds.
"There was great music in every nook and cranny of the fairground... the festivalís long running success is this: the sense of family that engulfs you from the moment you step foot onto the fairgrounds."