2018 SPRING EVENTS

Let us jazz up your spring with these special jazz-inspired events!
Click here to see all upcoming events.

Tickets are on sale now for a special concert at St. Pauls Church with Kirk MacDonald & Harold Mabern Duo

HJF presents a free screening of Chasing Trane, the definitive documentary film about John Coltrane

A Free Jazz Lab workshop for youth who are interested in hip-hop, spoken-word and other forms of open lyricism


OUR 2018 FESTIVAL LINEUP

Charlotte Day Wilson just announced as special guest for Daniel Caesar!
Check back soon for more exciting additions.

THE WAR ON DRUGS

DANIEL CAESAR

CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON

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PASSES ON SALE NOW

Festival FUSION and STANDARD passes are on sale now for the 32nd Halifax Jazz Festival, July 11-15, 2018.
Quantities are limited on both types of passes.

STANDARD festival passes $169
The Standard Pass provides access to all shows at the festival, subject to capacity. Please note, Standard Pass does not guarantee entry; venues are subject to capacity and first, come first served.

FUSION passes on sale for $269 in limited quantity. 
The FUSION pass provides guaranteed access, and front-of-the-line priority to all festival events, at all venues.


SUSAN HUNTER AWARD

Halifax Jazz Festival recognizes outstanding Leadership in the Arts:
Calls for Nominations for the prestigious Susan Hunter Award

As part of its mission to foster and support the arts community, Halifax Jazz Festival is currently accepting nominations for the prestigious Susan Hunter Award, recognizing a proven leader in the Halifax Arts Community - a person who demonstrates leadership, passion and, commitment to maintaining, strengthening and advancing the local arts community. Submissions are open now, click below to learn more.


DONATE TO OUR MUSIC EDUCATION PROGRAM

Halifax Jazz Festival Music Education Program

Beyond sharing the relevance of jazz in today’s world, the Jazz Festival provides opportunities for artistic development and music education. Your support will help to fund Halifax Jazz Festival’s music education programming including the Creative Music Workshop, year-round free workshops and free programming during the Halifax Jazz Festival including Splash! Bang! Boom! on Theodore Tugboat.

Find out more about donating to the Halifax Jazz Festival, a registered charity and not-for-profit, and how your contribution will help our Music Education Program by clicking here, or donate below!


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