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Thank you for an amazing 20th Anniversary Vail Jazz Festival!

Stay tuned for the 2015 line up by signing up for our e-mailing list!

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JUNE 28 - SEPTEMBER 7, 2015

The Vail Jazz Festival is a 12-week program of jazz concerts, consisting of five distinctive performance series.  This summer join Vail Jazz in a celebration of America's musical gift to the world – Jazz!

Jazz @ Vail Farmers' Market

June 28th – August 30th | Sundays, noon-3 pm

Vail Jazz presents ten FREE outdoor concerts featuring local and regionally-based jazz talent at the Vail Farmers' Market and Art Show. The jazz concerts are a natural complement to the fabulous shopping and wonderful food for which the casual outdoor market is known.

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Jazz @ Kelly Liken

June 28th – August 30th |  Sundays, 8:30-11 pm

Vail Jazz's partnership with Kelly Liken brings jazz to Vail every Sunday night! Paired with Kelly Liken's Harvest menu, join local jazz great Tony Gulizia and a different guest artist each week for exciting jazz performances.

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Jazz @ Vail Square

July 2nd – September 3rd | Thursdays, 6-8 pm

Hosted at the epicenter of Lionshead Village’s bustling summer scene, Jazz @ Vail Square brings a high-energy lineup of jazz heavyweights to Vail’s new hotspot for culture and entertainment. With a cold beverage and unbeatable views, this series has quickly become the Thursday night event of Vail's summer music scene!

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Vail Jazz Club Series

July 8th - 29th |  Wednesdays, 8 pm

Take your favorite NYC jazz club, add the rustic Rocky Mountain charm of Cucina at the Lodge at Vail, and you've got the Vail Jazz Club Series (formerly Jazz After). With a larger venue and more dates in 2015, this incredibly popular late night series combines unmatched intimacy, spectacular dining and stunning entertainment. 

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Vail Jazz Party

September 3-7, 2015 | Labor Day Weekend

The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party. Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world.

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