Photo by: Kazuho Okui (photo cropped)

September 25 – 27, 2021

The Monterey Jazz Festival is held annually on the 20-acre oak-studded Monterey County Fairgrounds, on the third full weekend in September. Top jazz artists perform on nine stages spread throughout the grounds, with 50 concert performances. In addition, the Monterey Jazz Festival features jazz conversations, panel discussions, workshops, exhibitions, clinics, and an international array of food, shopping, and festivities spread throughout the fairgrounds. For more information, go to

Address: 2004 Fairground Road, Monterey, CA
Phone: (831) 373-3366