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Savannah Jazz Festival

09/23/2018 - 12:00pm to 09/29/2018 - 12:00pm
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 2018 marks the 37th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival, the Lowcountry’s only entirely free week-long music festival featuring regional, national and international world-class jazz. Major investment provided by the City of Savannah Department of Arts, Culture, and Historical Resources, and sponsored by Savannah Area Ford Dealerships, Miner Family Wines, The Marymor Family Foundation and others. The festival takes place in venues around Savannah culminating with three days in Savannah’s historic Forsyth Park September 23 – 29.

This year’s featured headliners include legendary pianist and keyboardist Chuck Leavell who has performed with esteemed bands and musicians such as The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, and The Allman Brothers Band just to name a few. This special performance will be the world debut of Leavell’s newest album “Chuck Gets Big” and will be accompanied by the Savannah Jazz Orchestra.