January 20, 2019

Greetings and guess what? Jazz Pensacola is going to have a jazz festival this year. Despite possible rumors that we were not … guess what? We are! In fact, there was never a doubt! At least not by the ones that matter and make the decisions. And what a line up! Check the website’s homepage[…]

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July 9, 2018

The varied, colorful and eclectic posters celebrating the 35 years of Pensacola JazzFest were featured in a recent Pensacola News Journal article, “Artists festival posters become the face of Pensacola.” The article, by Mike Roberts, looks at how the posters of various Pensacola festivals over the years, including Pensacola JazzFest, the Pensacola Seafood Festival and[…]

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April 14, 2018

Well … That turned out to be a blast! I’m talking about the 35th annual Pensacola JazzFest. Saturday, the rain stopped our early bands: Random Middle School Jazz Band, Tate High School Jazz Band, Tate High Vocal Jazz Ensemble and the Northwest Florida State College Jazz Ensemble. If you get a chance to hear these[…]

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February 4, 2018

Happy February! Two months away from the 2018 Pensacola JazzFest! And what a festival it will be. There will be music for everyone. Our headliners this year: Starting off the event at 7 p.m. on Friday night, April 6, at Pensacola State College, Andy Martin will hold a rehearsal with the collegiate band made up[…]

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April 24, 2017

Applications for food vendors and arts & crafts exhibitors for JazzFest 2018 are now available for download from the JazzPensacola.com website. JazzFest 2018 will be Saturday and Sunday, April 7-8, in historic Seville Square in downtown Pensacola. Note to Food Vendors: A limited number of food vendor spots are available for this popular spring event, and selection[…]

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January 18, 2017

The Southeast Tourism Society has named JazzFest one of the STS Top 20 Event in the Southeast for April of 2017. This year’s JazzFest is April 1-2. The STS Top 20 Festival and Event Awards have highlighted programs around the Southeast since 1985. Travel industry experts select 20 events per month, and STS publicizes them[…]

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