Detroit Jazz Festival | Annual Events

Detroit is home to the world's largest free jazz festival

International and local jazz acts take over downtown Detroit

The Detroit Jazz Festival happens over Labor Day weekend and takes over several city blocks in downtown Detroit from Hart Plaza to Campus Martius Park.

Expect to see hundreds of acts on multiple stages over the four days. This premier jazz fest also offers educational activities for adults and children, fireworks, late-night jam sessions, rare opportunities to meet the artists and much more.

And it's all FREE.

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Sep 04, 2020 - Sep 07, 2020