RIP – Roy Hargrove

Grammy Award winning trumpet player Roy Hargrove passes away at the young age of 49.  The entire team at the TD Niagara Jazz Festival extend their condolences to Roy’s friends and family at this difficult time. May he Rest in Peace. CLICK HERE for Roy’s full biography


JOIN OUR CHOIR! We are thrilled to partner once again with the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre to present the ‘Music of a Charlie Brown Xmas‘ this December and YOU can be a part of our choir! Are you 17 or younger? Do you love music? Do you like to sing? Do you like to dance? Do you like making new friends? Would …


The TD NJF has two amazing online auction items to help raise funds for their 3rd annual Big Band Fundraiser.  CLICK HERE for details about the fundraiser. Item #1  A beautiful piece created by Ron Clavier who also happens to be the incoming Vice Chair for the TD Niagara Jazz Festival Board. This is an original oil painting (22″x28″) that …


Join us for our 3rd annual JAZZ BIG BAND FUNDRAISER featuring Canada’s Sweetheart of Swing:  ALEX PANGMAN, accompanied by  the JIMMY STAHL BIG BAND with guest vocalists JULIET DUNN and PETER SHEA  Live jazz, dancing, free swing dance lesson with Niagara Lindy Hop, silent and live auction items, door prizes, cash bar and more! CLICK HERE for details. CLICK HERE for info on our ONLINE auction items.


We are so saddened by the shocking news of the sudden passing of our founding Chairman of the Board Mr. Joe Robertson, his wife Anita and daughter Laura.  They all brought so much to our community and they will all be dearly missed.  Rest in eternal peace.

Official Volunteer Sponsor

“Your Work Is Our Business!” Keeping volunteers happy is key when it comes to running a festival.  We have a great group of volunteers and thanks to Minken Employment Lawyers as our official volunteer sponsor we can do this!  Click HERE for more info.  Click HERE if you’d like to join our Volunteer team. #LiveLoveJazz #LiveLoveVolunteer

Weekend Packages

Weekend Packages for the 2018 TD Niagara Jazz Festival are available! Get your packages HERE.

JAZZ 4 The AGES Winners

On Sunday, June 24th, we held our 2018 JAZZ 4 the AGES Youth Finalists Competition at our first annual Vieni Estates Sparkle Fest! We had 15 acts of 12-23 year old vocalists, instrumentalists, soloists and bands performing all sorts of jazz and putting on a great show. Our panel of musician judges voted on winners and runner-ups for our various …


The TD Niagara Jazz Festival has the distinct privilege to present a living saxophone legend who lives just south of our border, Bobby Militello! To have played a mere few gigs with Dave Brubeck would be impressive on its own, but this gentleman has performed, recorded and toured with the late great jazz legend for over 30 years! We invite …


Join us on Sunday, June 24th as we celebrate the 1st annual Vieni Estates Sparkle Fest featuring our Jazz 4 the Ages Youth finalists. FREE event. Click HERE for details.