DC JazzFest News


March 6, 2020

DC Jazz Festival Set To Take Over The Wharf This Summer

The DC Jazz Festival (DCJF), hosts of the only city-wide jazz celebration in the mid-Atlantic region, proudly announces an extraordinary set of artists for its' DC JazzFest pres

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January 31, 2020

DC Jazz Festival 2020 Lineup Announced

WASHINGTON, D.C, – January 31, 2020 – The DC Jazz Festival ® (DC JazzFest), announced today its initial list of artists set to perform at the 16th annual event,

December 5, 2019

DC Jazz Festival Announces Release of Early Bird Tickets, DC JazzFest at The Anthem

WASHINGTON, DC, December 5, 2019 – The DC Jazz Festival® (DCJF), announced today early bird discount tickets to its finale event, DC JazzFest at The Ant

Sunny Sumter

October 16, 2019

Autumn Leaves

It’s October, and although the summer continues to linger, slowly but surely the signs, sights and sounds of autumn are creeping in – whether you’re listening to “Autumn Leaves”...

Willard Jenkins

October 16, 2019

Festival Highlights from Artistic Director, Willard Jenkins

2019 weekend at The Wharf was incredible.  Biggest “discovery” that weekend for me was the...

October 16, 2019

So Long to Our Summer Interns!

Without them, our 15th Anniversary of DC JazzFest would not have been the huge success that it was!

October 16, 2019

Make A Difference in 2020

Get involved today and help us sustain our mission to advance jazz and music education by providing exciting, adventurous and diverse musical experienc

October 16, 2019

Circle of Friends, Making a Difference in the Lives of Our Youth

Become part of the DCJF’s success by joining our COF today with a gift of $350 or a pledge of your choice. By investing in DC’s #1 jazz festival, you invest in our youth by...

October 16, 2019

Fall Events: Charles Fishman Embassy Series

We're back with another amazing Fall Concert at the Embassy of France featuring renowned French group O.A.S.I.S, on October 28. Secure your VIP ticket today