Best time to go to Slovakia

Bratislava Jazz Days 2018

Visit one of the most famous jazz festivals in Europe

Bratislava Jazz Days  in Slovakia - Best Time
Photo by

© Nadja von Massow

Bratislava Jazz Days is a three-day festival held annually in October at Park kultúry a oddychu. The festival was created in 1975 by the famous Slovak promoter of jazz Peter Lipa. In the beginning, it was a small event, where just local bands from Czechoslovakia performed. Later on, the festival became a super prominent occasion visited by lots of famous jazz bands and singers from Europe and America.

Joe Locke Group
Joe Locke Group

Bratislava Jazz Days Festival has seen worldwide jazz performers such as Esperanza Spalding, Snarky Puppy, Bobby Mc Ferrin, Gregory Porter, Jack de Johnette, Kurt Elling, and Gogo Penguin. It's a great chance to discover different genres of jazz including jazz funk, free jazz, jazz rock, and many others.

Joe Locke Group
Joe Locke Group

Bratislava Jazz Days Map & Location

Check best times to visit