Saturday, June 25, 2011

Montreal International Jazz Festival

Isn’t Montreal just an amazing place to be in the summer with all the fabulous festivals and events that hit our city? Well, tomorrow, the 32nd edition of the amazing Montreal International Jazz Festival begins with tons of musical talent from around the world here to entertain us, and pleasure our ears!

The Montreal International Jazz Festival has been the world’s biggest jazz festival for 30 years and has brought in amazing international superstars like Ray Charles, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, BB King, Tony Bennett, Stevie Wonder and so many more! Even Prince is performing two midnight shows tonight and tomorrow, to officially kick off to this year’s festival, because of course, they always have to start off with a bang!

The best part is that the festival hosts 750 FREE concerts, perfect for the whole family to see and enjoy. Its definitely worth checking out!

The festival takes place at the heart of Quartier des Spectacles (the entertainment district) in downtown Montreal, and runs through to July 4. Click here to access the official Jazz Fest website for full listings of all the upcoming shows.