Join us outside on the plaza at Playhouse Square June 29-30, 2018, when 19 local and regional bands — from jazz and gospel to funk and rock — take to the Strassman Insurance Stage.
We also have plenty of food and beverage options (including our Davey Tree Expert Company Beer Garden), shopping, street performers, Friday Happy Hour (4-7 p.m.), games, Saturday morning yoga (10 a.m.), dancing under the GE Chandelier and so much more.
You won't want to miss it! Check out the full outdoor schedule below.
Take a look at the schedule and plan your weekend!
Friday, June 29
Saturday, June 30
|2:30 p.m. Tri-C JazzFest Academy Summer Camp||3 p.m. Helen Welch Quartet|
|3:35 p.m. 3Divas||3:55 p.m. Josh Rzepka Quartet|
|4:25 p.m. The Glenn Holmes Quartet||5 p.m. Lafayette Carthon & Faith|
|5:20 p.m. Organ Ism||6:05 p.m. People in the Daytime|
|6:10 p.m. Becky Boyd & The Groove Train||6:55 p.m. The JSaxx Watkins Experience|
|7:05 p.m. Acid Cats||8 p.m. Jul Big Green|
|8:05 p.m. Uptowne Buddha||9:05 p.m. Sam Hooper Group
|9:05 p.m. Curtis Taylor & #HASHTAGGED LIVE||10:10 p.m. Ernie Krivda’s Fat Tuesday Big Band|
|10:05 p.m. Blue Lunch||11:15 p.m. Sammy DeLeon y su Orquesta|
|11:10 p.m. Carlos Jones & the P.L.U.S. Band|
Chemical Bank Jazz Talk Tent
JazzFest artists take a minute from their day to discuss the finer points of their work in the Chemical Bank Jazz Talk Tent.
Tri-C Hospitality Management Center Cooking Demos
Get tips on creating great tastes with Tri-C chefs and JazzFest artists.
U.S. Bank Kids Club
Open from 3-7 p.m. for the wee-boppers.
Check out our list of arts and crafts trucks and tents, food trucks and tents, and entertainment such as bands, magicians, games, art, etc. that we've secured for the festival.
*Please note that we are no longer accepting vendor applications for our 2018 festival. Please check back on our website in January for information on how to apply to participate in our 2019 festival.
Shopping Tents & Trucks
- A Cookie Jules
- Art By Design
- Boundary & Thorn
- Cleveland Recycles
- Darbynwoods Fine Woodworking
- Gorgeous Henna
- I Love CLE
- Kelen Designs
- Lavora's Boutique
- Legend Headwear
- LuLaRoe David & Melissa
- Moose's Smooches
- Nunn Holistic
- PawKids LLC
- Phoebe Art
- Refresh Collective
- Roots and Rain LLC
- Sassy Sisters
- Tour de Cleveland
- Young Living (Friday only)
Food Tents & Trucks
- Corbo's Food Truck
- Good to Go
- Jackpot Chicken
- KC&J Hawaiian Shave Ice, LLC
- Kernels by Chrissie
- Mitchell's Ice Cream
- Nectar of the Vine
- Parker & Sons Bar-Be-Que
- River Dog
- Slyman's Tavern
- Smokin' Rock N' Roll
- The Beachcomber
- Strolling Magic by Jason Alan (Friday only)
- The Campus District Street Games
- Samba Joia (Saturday only)
- On Top Ball Toss
- Tri-C Hospitality Management Center Cooking Demonstration Tent
- Jazz Trivia Game Show
- Fire and Light Performing Arts (Saturday only)
- Rust Belt Monster Collective (Saturday only)
- Destination Cleveland Script Sign
- The Twister Girl Balloon Co.
- Cleveland Museum of Art Giant Puppets (Friday only)