San Jose Jazz Summer Fest: Dates, Lineup, Tickets


San Jose Jazz sets the stage for the 23rd Annual San Jose Jazz Summer Fest with exceptional musical and cultural programming featuring some of today's most distinguished national acts, hottest jazz and Latin artists, and the Bay Area's top local talent. Known as one of the biggest Latin festivals in the nation, Summer Fest will take place from Friday, August 10 - Sunday, August 12, 2012 in and around Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park in downtown San Jose, CA.

Summer Fest is a premier summer destination for music lovers, concert-goers and families alike as it curates 11 stages of live music and pulls in tens of thousands of visitors to downtown throughout the weekend. Click here to grab weekend and individual day passes. Click here to check out the full schedule.

Click here to see this listing in our festival guide


  • Morris Day & The Time
  • The Jazz Crusaders featuring Joe Sample
  • Wayne Henderson and Wilton Felder
  • The Spinners
  • Dianne Reeves
  • Terence Blanchard
  • Boney James
  • Coco Montoya
  • Rene Marie
  • Tia Fuller
  • Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk
  • Tony Monaco Group
  • Jeff Hamilton Trio
  • Alessandro Penezzi Quartet
  • Amanda Shaw & The Cute Guys
  • Yoshiaki Miyanoue Tokyo Quartet
  • Adam Theis & Subharmonic
  • John Broadway Tucker
  • BlackMahal
  • Allan Harris Band
  • Joyce Randolph
  • Laila Smith
  • Ben Flocks
  • Kat Parra Latin World Ensemble
  • Jackeline Rago & the Venezuelan Music Project
  • Wil Campa y Su Gran Union
  • Pacific Mambo Orchestra
  • Team Bahia
  • Yesberger Band
  • Vitchev/Tamburr New Quartet
  • Girls Got the Blues
  • La Tenaza Trio
  • Monterey Jazz Festival High School All-Stars Big Band
  • San Jose Jazz All Stars

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