55th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival
Come enjoy a relaxing evening filled with the blissful tunes of smooth jazz at the 55th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival. Celebrate with the musicians the legacy of jazz at one of the world’s longest running jazz festivals!
Starting in 1958, this annual event has brought in world famous artists in the past including Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday. Every year since its opening, talented artist have walked the stage to perform and showcase their undeniable passion for the art. What started on one stage has expanded to eight different stages on the Monterey Fairgrounds as the Festival brings in the best jazz performers from around the world. This year’s line-up will include Tony Bennett, Esperanza Spalding, and many more talented and passionate jazz musicians.
During the three-day celebration from September 21st through the 23rd, the Monterey Jazz Festival will also be presenting panel discussions, workshops, exhibitions, a wide range of food, shopping, and festivities throughout the Fairgrounds. Make sure to bring your friends and family and enjoy this annual tradition! For more information regarding packages and tickets, please visit their official website at Monterey Jazz Festival 2012.
If you are looking for a place to stay while visiting Monterey, CA make sure to check out Stage Coach Lodge conveniently located just 1 mile away from the Monterey Fairgrounds!