Take in the beauty of Estes Park, enjoy numerous art experiences and listen to the sounds of jazz. Estes Park's free annual Jazz Fest/Art Walk weekend kicks off the season in style! What better way to open the summer season in Estes Park than with jazz playing amidst the beautiful rock backdrop of Performance Park outdoor amphitheater?
For two days the mountains are alive with the sounds of great jazz at the outdoor amphitheater at Performance Park. The Estes Park Jazz fest has become one of Colorado's premier Jazz Festivals, noted for its commitment to excellence in Jazz. Presenting the finest national and regional Jazz artists, the festival features stellar line-ups of performers, representing the music from New Orleans roots to its thriving and diverse present, and venturing into the music's vibrant future. At the 25th annual Estes Park Jazz Festival, enjoy music from seven Jazz bands & musicians over two days. Sip on the fine wine of local Colorado wine selections in the wine garden. Jazz Fest guests will also enjoy exploring unique art experiences from art vendors at the Jazz Festival, live painting at Bond Park and art galleries throughout the village.
All performances except Saturday evening music are located at Performance Park, 417 West Elkhorn Ave.
Saturday, June 6th
12pm - 12:45pm - Estes Parj Jazz Big Band
1:05pm - 2:10pm - United States Air Force Academy Falconaires
2:30pm - 3:35pm - Drew Morell Septet
4pm - 5pm - Ken Walker Sextet
6:30pm - 9:30pm - The Max Wagner Quartet at Mama Rose's Italian Restaurant, an official sponsor of the Estes Park Jazz Fest. Reservations highly suggested - 970-586-3330Saturday,
Sunday, June 7th
12pm - 1:20pm - Nelson Rangell
1:45pm - 3:05pm - Fuller Sound: A Tribute to Fred and Elthopia Fuller
3:30pm - 5:00pm - Conjunto Colores