18th Annual DC JazzFest at The Wharf
The 18th Annual DC JazzFest will take place from August 31-September 4, with 20+ concerts, interviews and exclusive events featuring international superstars and homegrown talent. The festival's signature event, DC JazzFest at The Wharf will take place September 3-4, over Labor Day Weekend. This blockbuster weekend will occur over two outdoor stages at the The Wharf, a waterfront destination with restaurants, shops, and stunning views of our Nation's Capital.
This year’s initial 2022 DC JazzFest Lineup includes:
Christian McBride & Inside Straight • Cindy Blackman Santana Band • Orrin Evans Captain Black Big Band • Dianne Reeves • The Baylor Project • Emmet Cohen Trio • Patrick Zimmerli with special guests Chris Potter and Clarence Penn • Donvonte McCoy • 2021 DCJazzPrix Winners Giveton Gelin Quintet and Dayramir Gonzalez & Habana enTRANCé • Vox Sambou • Letter One RISING STAR Jazz Award winner guitarist Dan Wilson Trio • and more still to come!
Single day passes for the VIP Club Lounge, Seated and Standing sections are now on-sale and registration for general admission is now open.
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