The TD Niagara Jazz Festival, heading into it's second year, has already become an important date on the Ontario Jazz Festival Calendar. This year events take place in late July, all over the Niagara Region:
- Niagara Falls
- Niagara-on-the-Lake, a short and pleasant 20 minute drive from Niagara Falls.
- Fonthill, a short 20 minute drive from Niagara Falls
- St. Catharines, a short 20 minute drive from Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls is the hub for this 30 concert event, many of which are ‘festival style’ and feature numerous artists at one location.
There are many free events during the weekend, with some of the larger events charging reasonable ticket prices from $15 - $59.
A few of the stand-out artists playing this year are:
- Michael Kaeshammer
- Gord Sheard Quintet
- Niagara String Band
- Barbra Lica Trio
- Dinny and the Allstars
- JAZZFM.91 Youth Big Band
- Shuffle Demons
- Vox Violins
- DJ Marinko
- Big Rude Jake
- And many more
For more information about the festival visit: http://niagarajazzfestival.com/schedule/
And for great accommodations in the hub of the festival, Niagara Falls, book a hotel package that includes meals, wine, and more at: