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DC's Celebration of All Things Jazz

A celebration of all things jazz in more than a dozen neighborhoods including its marquis weekend at The District Wharf, a waterfront destination with an inviting array of restaurants, shops, and spectacular river walk views.
 

DC JazzFest at The Wharf will take place September 3-4, featuring multiple waterfront stages, as well as the DCJazzPrix international band competition at Union Stage.

Join Circle of Friends to get special discounts and more.

 
 
 

DC JazzFest at The Wharf

Saturday, September 3

Cindy Blackman Santana - Ron Carter  - Mambo Legends Orchestra - The Baylor Project - Chien Chien Lu  Larnell Lewis Quintet - Joy Lapps - Giveton Gelin - Heidi Martin 

General Admission

Standing Tickets

Seated Admission

VIP Club Lounge Passes

DC JazzFest at The Wharf

Sunday, September 4

Dayramir Gonzalez & Habana enTRANCE - Patrick Zimmerli featuring Chris Potter & EJ Strickland

Letter One/Rising Star: Dan Wilson Trio - Donvonte McCoy - Vox Sambou

General Admission

Standing Tickets

Seated Admission

VIP Club Lounge Passes

DC JazzFest at Arena Stage

Friday, Sepember 2

Dianne Reeves - Orrin Evans Captain Black Big Band 

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Circle of Friends VIP Tickets

General Admission

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DC JazzFest at Arena Stage

Thursday, Sepember 1

Regina Carter Gone in a Phrase of Air

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Circle of Friends VIP Tickets

General Admission

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DC JazzFest Opening Night at the Howard Theatre

Wednesday, August 31

Artist Announcement Coming Soon

Circle of Friends VIP Tickets

General Admission

Premiere Tickets

DC JazzPrix Band Competition at Union Stage

Saturday, September 3

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Circle of Friends VIP Tickets

General Admission

Premiere Tickets

What to know

 
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  • The Schedule of events including performance dates/times are subject to change.

  • The only place to register for general admission or purchase official 2022 DC JazzFest tickets is from the DC Jazz Festival Eventbrite page located here. Purchases from a third-party ticketing service could potentially put you at risk of receiving a counterfeit or invalid ticket. DCJF cannot guarantee the authenticity of tickets purchased from these sources and cannot guarantee entry to guests using tickets from third-party sellers. 

  • Taxes and service fees apply to all ticket purchases.

  • All sales are final, non-transferable, and non-refundable.

  • Once you purchase, you will receive an order confirmation email from Eventbrite on behalf of DC Jazz Festival. If you do not see your order confirmation in your inbox, make sure to check your junk/spam folder. If you are having any other technical issues with your order, click Eventbrite Technical Support .

  • Coolers, lawn furniture, chairs, or tents are not permitted.

  • For our full list of festival FAQs, please click here.