2015 Vail Jazz Festival June 28-September 7
When: From 06/28/2015 to 09/07/2015
The Vail Jazz Festival brings together jazz artists and enthusiasts from around the globe to the picturesque Rocky Mountain town of Vail, Colorado.
Festival events take place exclusively in the Town of Vail, which allows guests to stay, dine, and play just a short walk from world-class jazz performances. Each venue offers un-matched intimacy and the chance to rub shoulders with legends of jazz history. Join us in the beautiful Colorado summer season as we fill the streets of Vail with the sounds of Swing, Salsa, Bebop, Blues, Brazilian, the American Songbook and more!
VAIL JAZZ @ THE MARKET
June 28th – August 30th
Sundays, noon-3 pm
Vail Jazz presents ten FREE outdoor concerts featuring local and regionally-based jazz talent at the Vail Farmers’ Market and Art Show. The jazz concerts are a natural complement to the fabulous shopping and wonderful food for which the casual outdoor market is known.
VAIL JAZZ @ VAIL SQUARE
July 2nd – September 3rd
Thursdays, 6-8 pm
Hosted at the epicenter of Lionshead Village’s bustling summer scene, Jazz @ Vail Square brings a high-energy lineup of jazz heavyweights to Vail’s new hotspot for culture and entertainment. With a cold beverage and unbeatable views, this series has quickly become the Thursday night event of Vail’s summer music scene!
VAIL JAZZ CLUB SERIES
July 8th – 29th
Wednesdays, 8 pm
Take your favorite NYC jazz club, add the rustic Rocky Mountain charm of Cucina at the Lodge at Vail, and you’ve got the Vail Jazz Club Series (formerly Jazz After). With a larger venue and more dates in 2015, this incredibly popular late night series combines unmatched intimacy, spectacular dining and stunning entertainment.
VAIL JAZZ @ SWEET BASIL
JUNE 28TH – AUGUST 30TH
Sundays, 9 pm
Vail Jazz is excited to announce a new partnership with Sweet Basil for the Vail Jazz @ Sweet Basil Series! Each week, local jazz legend Tony Gulizia will be joined by a stellar roster of visiting jazz luminaries. Come for dinner, hang out at the buzzing bar, and enjoy the cool summer sounds of this new series in the heart of Vail Village.
VAIL JAZZ PARTY
September 3-7, 2015
Labor Day Weekend
The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party. Whether it’s group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world.
For tickets and event details visit The Vail Jazz Foundation.