What better way to open the summer season in Estes Park than with jazz playing amid the beautiful rock backdrop of Performance Park outdoor amphitheater? At the 28th annual Estes Park Jazz Festival, enjoy music from seven Jazz bands & musicians over two days. Sip on the fine wine of local Colorado wine selections in the wine garden. Enjoy tastings from Estes Park's Snowy Peaks Winery along with Turquoise Mesa Winery.
A weekend of fine art and culture come alive in Estes Park as this special event fills the mountains with live music! The tradition of the Estes Park Jazz Fest in beautiful Performance Park continues in 2018.
For two days the mountains are alive with the sounds of great jazz, extraordinary art and family activities. The Estes Park Jazz fest has become one of Colorado's premier Jazz Festivals, noted for its commitment to excellence in Jazz. Presenting the finest national and regional Jazz artists, the festival features stellar line-ups of performers, representing the music from New Orleans roots to its thriving and diverse present, and venturing into the music's vibrant future.
Saturday, June 2
12 - 12:50pm - Estes Park Big Band Swing, classic big band swing
1:10 - 2:10pm - Max Wagner Quartet, modern mainstrea jazz sax & vocals
2:30 - 3:30pm - Gabriel Mervine Quartet, top flight innovative jazz trumpet
3:50 - 5:00pm - Chipman - Hancock Collective, Straight ahead Jazz, fusion and Neo Soul
Sunday, June 3
12 - 1:10pm - Quirktett, four dynamic jazz vocalists with a great rhythm section
1:40 - 3:10pm - Jeremy Pelt Quintet, world class, cutting edge NY jazz trumpeter & his New York Quintet
3:40 - 5:00pm - Lionel Young Band, award-winning deep blues, eclectic violin
Estes Park Jazz Fest
June 2 & 3
Performance Park outdoor Amphitheater
$10 per day or $15 for a weekend pass, 12 & Under are free. Tickets will be sold at the door, no pre-sale. No ticket pre-sale - All tickets sold at the door