Saturday - Sunday Jul 28 - 29 2018



JAZZ in the PARK

Live Music • Kids Zone • Food • Wine • Craft Beer • Artisan Vendor

DATE:  Saturday, July 28th  AND  Sunday, July 29th, 2018
LOCATION: Simcoe Park, King St. and Picton St., Niagara-on-the-Lake
TIME:  11:00am – 7:30pm
TICKET PRICE: FREE * Bring your own lawn chair
JAZZ in the PARK features:

  • Niagara Casinos Fiesta Stage:  A large band shell featuring a 9′ Steinway piano, a dance floor, dance lessons and Latin jazz music. Featuring various Latin Jazz Bands on Saturday, July 28th, 2018 Selected featured artists include Latin Swing Orchestra, Caribbean Club Trio, Latin Vintage Orchestra, and more
  • Swingin’ Sunday Stage:  A large band shell featuring a Steinway piano, a dance floor, dance lessons and Swing music. Featuring various Swing Bands on Sunday, July 29th. Selected featured artists include Denielle Bassels Sextet, Barb Mantini Quartet, Jeffery Arthur Quartet,  and more
  • Subaru StageSaturday, July 28 –  featuring Graham Lear Trio, Rob Fekete Trio, Heather Bambrick Quintet and more…
  • Steinway Stage: Sunday, July 29 – featuring a 6′ Steinway grand piano and piano based trios, quartets and quintets. (With and without jazz vocalists.) Selected featured artists include Adrian Juras Trio, Meagan Luchko Trio, David Restivo Trio and Barb Mantini Quartet
  • Long and McQuade LIVE LEARN JAZZ Stage:  A stage on the upper level of the park featuring educational workshops.
  • ‘Jazzy Juniors’ Zone Combined kids area that features a jazz instrument petting zoo provided by Long & Mcquade, jazz petting zoo (Jazzoo!) with live animals, a photo booth and tickle trunk, fun games, a kids lounge and more…
  • *** Jazzoo! animals include: ‘Chick’ Corea (a chicken that actually plays the piano!),  Keith ‘Parrot’, ‘Hare’y Connick Jr, Thelonious ‘Skunk’, our tortoise Diana ‘Crawl’ and more…  And fun colouring pages that the kids can keep crafted by local cartoonist Harrison Wheeler.


  • The Mill St VIP Lounge (A separate seating area exclusively for for VIP pass holders.)

  • Vendor Village featuring local and touring Artisan vendors and community groups


  • Culinary Corner featuring  Food pop up food tents, cold brew coffee, lemonade and more…

  • Wine, bubbly & beer featuring the Hare Wine Co Wines / Vieni Estates / Mill St. Craft Beer

Jazz in the Park is located at Simcoe Park in Niagara-on-the-Lake and will offer new opportunities for 60 + Niagara musicians, artists & artisans.  Attendees will enjoy eating, drinking, dancing and listening to various jazz ensembles in picturesque NOTL.  It is expected to draw 5,000 + people from 11 am – 7:30 pm on Saturday, July 28th, 2018 AND  Sunday, July 29th, 2018.

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