All that JAZZ. Proud sponsor of the 18th Annual Twin Cities Jazz Festival!! VIDEO Preview

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The Festival formerly known as "Twin Cities Hot Summer Jazz Festival" expanded to Lowertown in 2004 when Lew Tabackin headlined at Mears Park.

Despite its current title omission, this year's 18th Annual Twin Cities Jazz Festival is as "Hot" as ever!  Check out this year's HEADLINERS:

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Michael Franti & Spearhead

 

  • Michael Franti & Spearhead
  • Ellis Marsalis Quartet
  • Joey Alexander
  • John Pizzarelli Quartet
  • Delfeayo Marsalis Quartet
  • Russell Malone
  • Sonny Knight and the Lakers
  • Jazz Woman All Stars hosted by Patty Peterson
  • Butch Thompson
 
Joined by dozens of local artists playing throughout Lowertown and downtown St. Paul, passions for Jazz are guaranteed to be fueled or your money back.  Oh yes… did we mention these concerts are FREE.
 
Please take a moment to strap on your favorite headphones and enjoy a sneak peek, courtesy of YouTube.  Make sure to share this post with your favorite Jazz fan… especially if they are unable to join the 40,000+ expected to participate June 23, 24 & 25.  Full Schedule details and links are below too!

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June 23 Twin Cities Jazz Festival featured videos

 

Delfeayo Marsalis in Mears Park, Lowertown 6:00pm

 
 

Joey Alexander Trio in Mears Park, Lowertown 8:00pm

 

Solomon Parham in Bedlam Lowertown 10:00pm

 
 

Joe Shapira in Big River Pizza 6:00pm

 
 

Davu Seru and the "No Territory Band" in Black Dog Cafe 6:00pm

 
 

Chris Bates' Red 5 in Black Dog Cafe 10:00 & 11:30pm

 
 

Dean Magraw & Steven Hobert in Golden's Deli Lowertown 10:00pm

"Up on Cripple Creek with The Big Wu"
 

Debbie Duncan in Lowertown Line Stage at TPT 6:00pm

 
 

June 24 Twin Cities Jazz Festival featured videos

Ellis Marsalis in Mears Park, Lowertown 8:30pm

 
 

Jazzoneando in Mears Park, Lowertown 5:00pm (6th Street Stage)

 

Clearwater Hot Club in Mears Park, Lowertown 7:15pm (6th Street Stage)

 

Sonny Knight and The Lakers in Kellogg Park 8:00pm

 

Irie Sol in Rice Park 7:30 & 9:00pm

 

Will Schmid and Adam Astrup in Golden's Deli Lowertown 8:30pm

 
 

June 25 Twin Cities Jazz Festival featured videos

Walker West Music Academy in Mears Park, Lowertown 2:00pm

 
 

Adam Meckler Orchestra in Mears Park, Lowertown 4:00pm

 

John Pizzarelli Quartet in Mears Park, Lowertown 8:30pm

 

Drew Stinson in Mears Park, Lowertown 3:00pm (6th Street Stage)

 
 

Jack Brass Band in Mears Park, Lowertown 5:00pm (6th Street Stage)

 

Jon Weber, Francisco Mela & Friends in Mears Park, Lowertown (6th Street Stage) 7:15pm

 
 

St. Paul School of Rock in Kellogg Park 3:30pm

 
 

Black Market Brass in Kellogg Park 5:00pm

 
 
 

Michael Franti and Spearhead in Kellogg Park 7:30pm

Reserved area right in front of the stage
Private cash bar service
One (1) free Fan Zone drink voucher
Opens at 3:30pm
 
 
 
 

Graydon Peterson Quartet in Bedlam Lowertown 8:30pm

 
 
 
 

Lucia Sarmiento Group in Black Dog Cafe 8:00pm

 

Javi Santiago in Golden's Deli Lowertown 10:00pm

 
 

St. Peter Street Stompers in Heartland Restaurant, Lowertown 6:00 & 8:00pm 

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Use your Pioneer Pass for discounts
 

JoAnn Funk Trio in Lobby Bar in The Saint Paul Hotel, Downtown 7:00pm

 

The John Penny Trio in SW Craft Bar, Lowertown 8:00pm 

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Look for the Pioneer Endicott tent and stop by for a chance to win fabulous prizes (everyone walks away a winner)!  
 
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