** LOCATION CHANGE: The Jazz Festival has been relocated to Norfolk Scope because of the weather forecasted for the weekend. The times remain the same. Note: Norfolk Scope rules do not allow personal coolers or chairs in the arena **
35th Annual Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival
JULY 14-15, 2017
Downtown Norfolk Waterfront, Virginia
Friday/Saturday: 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Hampton Roads’ longest running outdoor Jazz Festival returns to Downtown Norfolk for two nights. On a warm summer evening, chill to the legendary sounds of top national Smooth Jazz and R&B recording artists. This popular festival features a variety of seating and ticket options including the New Journal and Guide VIP Club, reserved seating, cabanas, designated tent areas, festival lawn seating, fine foods and beverages, plus a festival marketplace with crafts, retail items, and more.
FRIDAY, JULY 14
- Pieces of a Dream – 5:15 p.m.
- Najee – 7:15 p.m.
- The Rippingtons Featuring Russ Freeman – 9:15 p.m.
SATURDAY, JULY 15
- Euge Groove – 5:15 p.m.
- Spyro Gyra – 7:15 p.m.
- Roy Ayers, Lonnie Liston Smith, Tom Browne and Ronnie Laws – 9:15 p.m.
Ticket packages are available for General Lawn Seating, Reserved Seating and VIP Jazz Club. To purchase tickets go to festevents.org.