Mark the week on your June calendar!
Groove to jazz tunes and enjoy live music at the TD Toronto Jazz Festival, happening at multiple locations in Yorkville in June 2020.
Enjoy live music by musical talent including David Crosby & Friends (festival openers), Ana Moura, John Scofield & Dave Holland Duo, Smokey Robinson, Gregory Porter, Herbie Hancock, Michael Kaeshammer, Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, Shabaka & The Ancestors, and Marc Jordan / Barbra Lica – all happening in and around Yorkville, Toronto’s favorite neighborhood for style and culture. With plenty of restaurants & cafes and open-air concerts, this is one festival that will be perfect to enjoy sultry summer nights.
Special mention: don’t miss the Youth Jazz Showcase which features emerging jazz artists from around the world. The selected three jazz groups will showcase their talents at the festival and experience mentorship in a fun-filled ambiance.
First started as an eight-day jazz event in 1987, the TD Toronto Jazz Festival is North America’s premier jazz festival and attracts over 500,000 visitors every year over the course of 10 days, with more than 1,500 musicians entertaining the populace across the entire city.
Cost: varied. Ticketed events start at $25
Dates: June 18 to 28, 2020
Venue: in and around Yorkville. For a full list of venues, click here