Bill Evans Tribute

On February 25th we conclude our 4 part ‘In your own backyard’ Twilight Piano Jazz Series with a tribute to Bill Evans. Doug Mundy will pay tribute to the master on a his very own Steinway Grand piano that is currently in our intimate Shady Acres Studio in St. Catharines.  This is a VIP event in a secret location.  Location …

Celebrating Black History – Erroll Garner Tribute

This month we celebrate Black History with a tribute to the late, great Erroll Garner.  This is part three of our ‘In your own backyard’ Twilight Piano Jazz Series. Peter Shea will pay tribute to the master on a Steinway Grand piano in the intimate Shady Acres Studio in St. Catharines.  This is a VIP event in a secret location.  …

Music of a Charlie Brown Christmas

This year mark’s the 4th annual ‘The Music of a Charlie Brown Xmas’.  The first annual took place at Mahtay Café and Lounge and immediately sold out and now the show takes place at the FirstOntario Performing Arts Center to a full house every December.  This will be our third year at the PAC and the show features the Peter …

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.