HEALTH and SAFETY

April 2nd, 2020 – TD Niagara Jazz Festival  and COVID-19

This page will be updated daily during the COVID-19 crisis.

Bringing the community together is what we do, but with the COVID-19 outbreak, we need to take precautions.  Your health and safety is of the utmost importance to us as is the health and safety of our artists, staff and volunteers.

The festival will be proceeding with caution during these challenging times.  We are taking the following measures:

Postponed events:

The following events are being postponed.  Please check back closer to the date for an update:

Jazzy-oke Sing-a-long Sundays

  • Date:  Sundays, March 15th and 29th, 2020 will be postponed to Sunday, April 5th, 2020
  • Time:  1 pm – 4 pm
  • Venue:  Club 55
  • Address:  3 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Website:  www.clubfiftyfive.com

NEW – Adapting to the current situation:

The following events will be ‘live-streamed’ so that music fans can watch from the safety of their own home.  To view these events LIVE or after the fact, please click HERE (which is our TD NJF Facebook Page).  Access is FREE but we do encourage donations to help pay for the musicians.  We are also working on getting these events sponsored.  (If you would like to sponsor this event please contact: Tricia: sponsorship@niagarajazzfestival.com or if you would like to donate, please contact our Executive Director, Juliet Dunn:  juliet@niagarajazzfestival.com or admin@niagarajazzfestival.com.

‘In Your Own Backyard’ Series

  • Artist:  Le Duo Parisien featuring Juliet Dunn & Peter Shea
  • Date:  Saturday, March 28th, 2020
  • Time:  8 pm – 9 pm
  • Venue:  YOUR  ‘backyard’ (from your own home)
  • Price:  FREE but donations are welcome to help pay the artists.  Think of it as a ‘tip’! 😉  Any donations over $25 are eligible for an official tax receipt.

‘In Your Own Backyard’ Guitar Series (Part 4)

  • Artist:  James Bryan
  • Date:  Monday, March 30th, 2020
  • Time:  7 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Venue:  YOUR  ‘backyard’ (from your own home)
  • Price:  FREE but donations are welcome to help pay the artists.  Think of it as a ‘tip’! 😉  Any donations over $25 are eligible for an official tax receipt.

To stay up-to-date with the current COVID-19 situation in the Niagara Region, please be sure to check regularly with Niagara Region Public Health. Click here for more information.

We do look forward to bringing the community back together through our concerts and initiatives as soon as we are safely able to do so and remember that in the interim, tuning in via ‘live stream’ will be an option at our concerts.

Please be sure to check back with us for updates.

Website: www.niagarajzzfestival.com / Phone: 1-844-LIV-JAZZ (548-5299)

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Thank you and please stay safe.

Kind regards,

Juliet Dunn and Peter Shea
(Festival Co-creators)