Where the Jazz meet the big city!

Festival Start Date
29/06/2016 12:00 am

Festival End Date
09/07/2016 12:00 am


Music Genre: Jazz & Pop

Price: $ per events

Camping: Not Available

Location: Insides & Outside Venues – City


Age restriction: No age restriction (except bars venues)

Festival Details

Ranked as the world’s largest jazz festival by Guinness World Records, the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal has been synonymous with a passion for music for over three decades. Every year, North America’s French-speaking metropolis welcomes global music fans to 10 days of jazzcentric celebration, where fans of all types of jazz-related music rub shoulders with aficionados of the genre in its purest form. The Festival hosts some 30 countries, 3,000 musicians and public entertainers, 1,000 concerts and activities—two-thirds of them free – in 15 concert halls and on 8 outdoor stages, welcoming more than 2 million visitors to the city, from noon to midnight! And it all happens on a unique site designed to meet festivalgoers’ every need, in the heart of Montreal’s downtown core, in an area off-limits to car traffic! There’s no doubt – Montreal is the heartbeat of Planet Jazz!


3,000 artists from 30 countries

More than 1,000 concerts, of which 2/3 will be free outdoor performances

Close to 2 million peaceful festivalgoers, including 26% of tourists and excursionists

400 accredited journalists

10 free outdoor stages

15 concert halls



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Best way to get to the festival: Public Transportation (Metro) or Bike




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