Our 12th St. Petersburg Jazz Festival is Feb. 26 - March 1!
The 2020 St. Petersburg Jazz Festival, scheduled February 26 - March 1 and celebrates great talent with Florida connections.
We open Wednesday evening with Brazilian jazz group O Som Do Jazz with guest flutist, Jose Valentino Ruiz and Brazilian percussionist Rafael Pereira. On Thursday evening, we have the amazing jazz/funk fusion group The Conglomerate from Orlando. Friday evening is virtuoso steel pan artist Leon Foster Thomas with Tal Cohen and his group. Saturday's concert features vocalist Alexis Cole and the 18-piece Helios Jazz Orchestra. The final concert on Sunday is a tribute to the innovative trumpeter and composer Booker Little, led by Jason Charos and jazz musicians from Miami.
You won't find giant columns of speakers or food trucks at the St. Petersburg Jazz Festival. Ours is an intimate listening experience for true lovers of jazz.
Tickets are $25 general and $35 for reserved seating, available at:
St. Petersburg Jazz Festival
Free clinics are scheduled with our guest artists at St. Petersburg College. Students and the community are welcome. See https://stpetejazzfest.com/free-workshops-with-artists for more information.
The St. Petersburg Jazz Festival is sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.