Featuring a breezy outdoor setting on grassy fields, the Long Beach Jazz Festival takes place August 9 and 10 at Rainbow Lagoon Park.

Long Beach Jazz Festival 2014

Aug 09 2014

From sexy R&B and modern swing to sweltering funk and classic jazz, enjoy a summer day outdoors at the 27th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival. Chill out on the grass and listen to a dynamic selection of jazz artists like Tyrese, Lalah Hathaway and Ramsey Lewis. Savor fine wine and fresh Cali cuisine, and rent a VIP cabana for an upgraded experience.

Hang out and listen to live music in a chilled-out lagoon setting at the 27th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival. Claim your spot on the grassy knoll and relax; this music festival is all about getting into the groove, the jam, and the mad chaos that is jazz. Los Angeles is a hot bed of modern jazz and all its mutant cousins, and you can expect to hear some of the best artists in the genre from LA County and around the world. R&B, classic jazz, swing, soul, world music, bebop, nu jazz, funk and more – listen to sonic flavors you didn’t even know existed at this avant-garde celebration of sound. On Saturday the party gets going with Tyrese, Ramsey Lewis, Rachelle Ferrell, Najee, Michael Lington and Jesse Boykins III. Sunday the fun continues with Lalah Hathaway, Will Downing, Al Jarreau, Daley, Hiroshima, Rick Parma, and the Al Williams Jazz Society featuring Ronnie Laws, Wilton Felder and more in a tribute to Wayne Henderson. Immerse yourself in the jazz lifestyle at this easygoing event, which also features an enticing selection of food and drink from local vendors. Shop for unique art items and handmade crafts. Upgrade your experience with a VIP package, and treat your friends to a luxurious private cabana for the entire day. You’ll also find special VIP packages that include dinner and wine. Tickets to the Long Beach Jazz Festival cost $50 in advance for general admission, or $55 at the gate.

The theme for this year's Long Beach Jazz Festival is "A Healthy Taste of Jazz." Nourish your mind, body and soul at the Health and Wellness Pavilion, where you’ll find stations giving out healthy food samples, plus inspirational speakers, treatment cen

Find easy parking at the Long Beach Convention Center parking structure for $10. Take the 710 south and exit towards Shoreline Drive, turn left on Pine Drive and right onto Seaside Way – the parking garage will be on your left. Overflow parking is also

Rainbow Lagoon Park

Address: E Shoreline Dr
City: Long Beach

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