183 A Duckworth Street
PO Box 7053 Station C
St. John’s, NL, A1E 3Y3
Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues (WJB) is a non-profit arts organization based in St. John’s, NL in its tenth year of operation. The goal of WJB is to foster and sustain an appreciation of creative music in our community, primarily jazz, blues and world music.This is achieved though year-round programming of concerts, educational activities and fundraisers.
The Wreckhouse International Jazz & Blues Festival (formerly the St. John’s Jazz Festival) was formed in April 2003 and features over 200 jazz, blues and world music across multiple venues in St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador.
The first St. John’s Jazz Festival was held in August of 2002 and was inspired by the success of the Hew Knoo Jazz Festival.