The Festival de Jazz de Québec is a classic annual festival with music that will soothe your soul and make you tap your toes. This festival will give the public the opportunity to discover new artists and enjoy some lovely jazz music. This edition will be dedicated to 98% Quebecer jazz artists and 2 % Belgian artists.
This year’s performers will bring to life Le Théâtre Capitole de Québec, as well as the newly renovated Théâtre du Petit-Champlain and the historic Clarendon Hotel. The Festival de Jazz de Québec welcomes fans into enchanting venues and beautiful restaurants throughout the old city and is quickly becoming one of the best jazz festivals in the world.
You can visit Festival de Jazz website to see the entire program.
If you are looking to enjoy some great blues and jazz music during your visit, we can recommend some of the following venues that offer jazz throughout the year:
Le Cercle offers cultural and entertainment events throughout the whole year. You can have a look at the calendar on their website in order to see when the jazz events are on.
Every Friday and Saturday starting at 8, the Clarendon’s Bar transforms into a Jazz bar for all the Jazz fans. This Bar is situated only a couple of minutes away from the hotel.
This pub presents live jazz and blues shows on most days from 4-7, and offers a wide selection of beer, scotch and wine. You can follow the link for the complete calendar.
This cozy bar hosts live jazz events every Tuesday and offers a wide selection of microbrewery beers.