Ottawa Jazz Festival
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June 20 to July 1, 2013
Celebrate the second longest running jazz festival in Canada. The Ottawa Jazz Festival delivers 10 nights of outstanding jazz performances from international talents, including 300 domestic artists in the line-up each year. Whether you attend a late-night session in a local club, an outdoor extravaganza at Confederation Park or a one-of-a-kind performance from a music legend at the National Arts Centre, jazz it up during your stay in Canada's Capital.
Since its official debut, the festival continues to bring in Canadian and international jazz greats, from traditional to the avant-grade.
Catch performances at various locations in downtown Ottawa including the National Arts Centre, Confederation Park and other club venues.
The Ottawa Jazz Festival also hosts big band, Brazilian, funk, fusion, swing, vocal and world music. Grab a seat and see what moves you.
About the Ottawa Jazz Festival
Established in 1980 as a weekend of outdoor jazz in Major's Hill Park, the festival has grown to attract huge names and a move to Confederation Park.