TD Ottawa Jazz Festival

June 21 – July 1, 2018

Now entering its 38th year, the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival has made a tradition of presenting the most dynamic jazz artists on the scene; from the traditional to the avant garde. The Festival aspires to make the arts inclusive in people’s everyday lives, adding intrinsic richness and purpose.

As the longest running jazz festival in Ontario and the second oldest in Canada, the Ottawa Jazz Festival is a household name, and one of the highlights of the summer in the Capital. By offering critically acclaimed programming each year with luminaries such as Aretha Franklin, Return to Forever IV, Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, Robert Plant, The Roots, Earth Wind & Fire, Doobie Brothers, Daniel Lanois, to name only a few, the Festival has amassed a loyal, diverse and ever-growing audience.