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Beaches International Jazz Festival Celebrates its 30th Anniversary this summer

June 9, 2018

Beaches International Jazz Festival Celebrates its 30th Anniversary this summer

Beaches International Jazz Festival Celebrates its 30th Anniversary

Toronto’s beloved music festival and summer mainstay, the Beaches International Jazz Festival, returns from July 6 to 29, 2018 to celebrate its 30th year of unparalleled music from both established and emerging artists. Featuring multiple stages and venues, the return of festival favourites and leading musical talent, the 30th annual Beaches International Jazz Festival is one that can’t be missed.

The Sounds of Leslieville & Riverside will once again return to Jimmie Simpson Park, with performances taking place from Friday July 6 to Sunday July 8. The Beaches Jazz Latin Carnival will return to Woodbine Park for its third year from Friday July 13 to Sunday July 15, showcasing the lively melodies of salsa, merengue and cumbia.

 An eagerly-awaited lineup of performances will take over Woodbine Park from Friday, July 20 to Sunday, July 22 at the TD Main Stage, and at the OLG Main Stage from Friday July 27 to Sunday, July 29. Performances will showcase an array of leading and up-and-coming artists.

Crowd-pleaser and festival mainstay, StreetFest returns with over 100 artists and a drool-worthy line-up of gourmet food trucks from Thursday, July 26 to Saturday, July 28 on Queen Street East between Woodbine and Beech Avenues. Calypso, new age, jazz, fusion, Latin, blues and Cajun melodies, paired with unbeatable culinary offerings will ignite senses and entertain festival-goers.  To learn more about this year’s Beaches Jazz Festival visit: http://beachesjazz.com/