Take in the beauty of Estes Park, the art in numerous galleries and listen to the sounds of jazz. Estes Park's free annual Jazz Fest/Art Walk weekend kicks of 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 24th annual Estes Park Jazz Festival, enjoy music from seven Jazz bands & musicians over two days. New this year, sip on the fine wine of Estes Park's own Snowy Peak Winery and Broomfield, CO's Turquoise Mesa Winery selections in the wine garden at Jazz Fest Visitors will also enjoy exploring unique galleries exhibiting exceptional art. Art Walk maps are available at the Jazz Festival in Performance Park and at the Cultural Art Council Fine Art Gallery at 423 W. Elkhorn Ave.
All performances except Saturday evening music are located at Performance Park, 417 West Elkhorn Ave.