Vancouver International Jazz Festival
International Jazz Festival © Matias Garabedian
The International Jazz Festival is the most popular cultural event in Vancouver, with performances by more than 400 talented international blues and jazz artists. The programme is full of famous names that play at various venues throughout the city, from formal concert theatres to open-air stages and public squares.
As one of the biggest celebrations of music in the world, the festival now attracts about 460,000 spectators every year and features some world-class musicians. Lovers of jazz and blues will be spoiled for choice during this summer festival in Vancouver.