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San Francisco Jazz Festival 2024

Enjoy over 40 shows in 12 days in The City

Dates: June 5–16, 2024

The annual San Francisco Jazz Festival is heaven for quality music lovers. The jam-packed program comprises 40+ concerts, which take place over the great 12 days in mid-June. Hosted by four beautiful venues in the Hayes Valley, the events include themed performances, tribute concerts, all-star collaborations, and more.


The 41st Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival presents an electrifying lineup spanning diverse genres and showcasing acclaimed artists from June 5 to June 16. From energetic dance parties featuring Latin folk fusion and hip-hop to soulful tributes honoring jazz legends, each performance offers something unique. Audiences can expect performances by renowned artists like Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles, Nikara Warren, Gary Bartz NTU Troop Revisited with Ambrose Akinmusire, Kalil Amar Wilson, and René Marie's heartfelt tribute to Harry Belafonte. The festival also celebrates jazz legends like Monty Alexander and Oscar Peterson, presenting special centennial celebrations and U.S. premieres. With a diverse lineup that spans generations and styles, the San Francisco Jazz Festival 2024 promises to delight music lovers of all tastes.


The festival takes place in various venues across San Francisco, each offering its unique ambiance and amenities. Whether you prefer the intimate setting of Joe Henderson Lab or the grandeur of Miner Auditorium, Davies Symphony Hall, or Herbst Theatre, you'll find yourself immersed in the vibrant atmosphere of live jazz music.

Tickets and Hours

Ticket prices vary depending on the event, ranging from $25 to $125, with performances scheduled at different times throughout the day and evening.

History and Legacy

Founded by SFJAZZ, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting jazz music and culture, the San Francisco Jazz Festival has a rich history spanning over four decades. It has evolved over the years, showcasing groundbreaking performances and nurturing emerging talent. In addition to the main performances, the festival also hosts community and educational programs, furthering its mission to enrich and engage audiences of all ages and backgrounds.

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