Since 1974, jazz fans from all over the globe have flocked to Chicago for the annual Chicago Jazz Festival, which showcases jazz legends as well as up-and-coming musicians. This year’s four-day festival will run from August 31 to September 3, 2023.
Celebrate jazz in all its forms in Millennium Park and the Chicago Cultural Center, as well as neighborhood venues during this beloved Labor Day weekend tradition.
The official Chicago Jazz Fest kick-off unfolds on August 31, 2023, at the Chicago Cultural Center from 11 a.m.-5:15 p.m., with panel discussions and performances on two floors. The festivities continue at Millennium Park at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Check out the schedule here.
Millenium Park hosts the concerts on September 1-3, with exciting headliners including Dianne Reeves, Ron Carter and Foresight and Juan de Marcos and the Afro Cuban All Stars
Chicago Jazz Festival
Millennium Park, (201 E. Randolph) and Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington)
August 31,- Sepetmeber 3, 2023 11:30-9 pm