April 24-27, 2025

The 9th Charleston Jazz Festival, set in the beautiful coastal city of Charleston, South Carolina, promises to be an unforgettable celebration of the city’s rich jazz heritage. From April 24th to 27th, 2025, jazz enthusiasts from near and far will gather to immerse themselves in the soul-stirring rhythms and melodies that have long defined this vibrant musical genre.

Embracing both tradition and innovation, the festival showcases a dynamic lineup of internationally renowned jazz artists alongside talented local acts. Whether you’re a seasoned jazz aficionado or a newcomer eager to explore the genre, there’s something for everyone at this four-day extravaganza.

Jazz Across Charleston

Venues throughout Charleston will pulsate with the sounds of jazz, offering an eclectic array of performances to suit diverse tastes. From the intimate ambiance of Music Farm to the historic charm of Charleston Music Hall, each setting provides a unique backdrop for experiencing the magic of live jazz.

The grand finale at Firefly Distillery promises to be a highlight of the festival, blending the smooth melodies of jazz with the rustic charm of this iconic venue. Against the backdrop of swaying palmetto trees, attendees will come together for a night of music and celebration, capping off an unforgettable journey through Charleston’s jazz scene.

With its inclusive atmosphere and diverse lineup, the 9th Charleston Jazz Festival invites music lovers of all ages to join in the festivities and experience the timeless allure of jazz in one of America’s most historic cities.

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Friends of the Festival

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The Friends of the Festival are our most highly engaged supporters and passionate jazz fans who appreciate an enhanced Festival experience while supporting the production of the Festival and our jazz education initiatives, including the Jazz Pass program, which allows students from our area public schools to attend the festival through complimentary tickets.

Support the production of the Festival and join today! A portion of each level is tax-deductible. Once signed up, please contact the box office to secure your tickets. We will provide you with the best seats available: [email protected] or call 843-641-0011.

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Watch Videos From Past Jazz Festivals

The Charleston Jazz Festival started in 2015.  Previous festival performers have included Bobby McFerrin, Ranky Tanky, Kenny G, Regina Carter, Freddy Cole, Nnenna Freelon, Arturo Sandoval, and Manhattan Transfer to name a few.

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