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MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL

09/27/2019 - 12:30pm to 09/29/2019 - 6:30pm
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The Monterey Jazz Festival, the longest continuously-running annual jazz event in the world, began in 1958 with San Francisco jazz radio broadcaster Jimmy Lyons as its founder. 38,000+ fans are expected to attend the 61st edition of the two-day and three-night celebration that takes place September 21-23, 2018. The Festival features over 500 artists performing on eight stages spread over the 20-acre Monterey County Fair and Event Center in Monterey, California.

Notable performers to appear in 2018's lineup includes Norah Jones, Wynton Marsalis, Dianne Reeves, Charles Lloyd and many others.

Missed the Monterey Jazz Festival? Listen to live music year-round at these "5 Great Places for Jazz in Monterey." - https://www.seemonterey.com/things-to-do/attractions/jazz/